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Lynda Hopkins took office as the wettest winter on local record hammered her district, giving her a crash course in governing during times of disaster.
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Next Saturday, the city will unveil its long-awaited reunified Old Courthouse Square. It won’t take long to see whether the $10.5 million project ­— designed to revitalize the downtown core — is up to the challenge.

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About 200 special-needs young people turned out at the exclusive Mayacama Golf Club for the fourth annual prom conceived and produced just for them. It was not a skimpy affair.
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Anything but a ring this year would seem like a step back for the Warriors. But PD columnist C.W. Nevius says it is important to remember how horrible the Warriors used to be.
Policies vary from one jurisdiction to the next, while evolving standards over the technology’s use in general make it a challenge keeping up with the latest rules.
A second location for highly rated Santa Rosa craft brewery is set to begin construction in Windsor.
A victim of a brutal gang rape on the Oregon State campus brought her fight against rape culture in football to Stanford.
The man entered a southwest Santa Rosa bank with a shotgun slung around his back.
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