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Home sales in west Petaluma have increased 22 percent for the first eight months of the year. No other community in Sonoma County has seen a double-digit bump in sales this year.
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Asphyxiation apparent cause of death in slaying of two Santa Rosa children.

The Sonoma County Coroner’s Office says two kids slain last June died of asphyxiation.

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The hurricane is expected to hit Puerto Rico Wednesday where residents are being urged to find safe shelter.
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Since 2016, there have been 18 industrial property transactions worth more than $40 million, a real estate rush transforming warehouses and building space across the city.
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