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Abalone are starving and reproducing at low rates in the North Coast’s sparse kelp forest. That likely means additional limits on the popular sport fishery.
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Girl dies after falling from seaside cliff in San Francisco
Trump suggests he was trying to keep FBI director honest with tapes tweet
Rural residents’ fear own wells at risk with Santa Rosa project
Middle school girls learn about biology, physics and more at Tech Trek camp
General Mariano Vallejo, founder of Sonoma, finally gets a proper memorial

Campers come by the thousands for the racing weekend at Sonoma

Armed with everything from fancy motor homes to modest tents, NASCAR fans by the thousands have created an instant city around this weekend's race event at Sonoma Raceway.

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Previously slated for July, the Laytonville event with big names music acts, vendors and speakers was canceled. Here’s the details.
Discovery of mold spores in a hand-washing sink in sterile area is the latest blow to the struggling hospital.
A turbulent relationship in court and on the phone between a couple preceded the slaying of their two children and the husband’s suicide.
The outdoor music season is upon us, but don’t overlook the impressive schedule at the Lagunitas Amphtheatre. Their pop-up shows bring legendary acts you’ll kick yourself for missing.
Whether you’re planning to get a medical card, wait for recreational weed, or just watch from the sidelines here are a few answers to some, ahem, burning questions about pot.
Christopher Silver, a Petaluma native and former attorney, was diagnosed with brain cancer just two months ago. He died Tuesday at 52.
Click through our gallery of man's best friend at local wineries and vineyards.
Authorities are investigating the death of a French woman reportedly hit by an exploding whipped cream canister that was withdrawn from the market in 2013.
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General Mariano Vallejo, founder of Sonoma, finally gets a proper memorial
Friday’s Letters to the Editor
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