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Gary Lee Poisel Jr., above, was convicted in Alabama of killing Petaluma trucker Bob Nelson in 1999 while he slept. A dogged investigator cracked the cold case.
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“The Great Pumpkin” turns 50

The 1966 holiday television special inspired by the “Peanuts” creator is featured in a 50th anniversary exhibit that runs through November at the Charles M Schulz Museum.

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