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  • Authorities seek run-ins with wannabe cop

    The Sonoma County Sheriff's Office is seeking help from anyone who thinks they may have been approached by a man impersonating a police officer, who was found with handcuffs, a fake badge and more.
  • Winter forecast for drought-busting rains fades

    It’s been three years since Santa Rosa even matched its 30-year average of 32.2 inches, and the likelihood of a wet season that significantly beats that mark has waned, meaning a longer drought.
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Auction ring a familiar stage for winning Sonoma teen (w/video)

Sonoma's Gianna Ricci stood in the Sonoma County Fair's auction ring Friday morning having achieved a rare triumph: She has shown the supreme champion hog and steer for two straight years.

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Currington kicks off a week of concerts at county fair

The 'Hey Girl' heartthrob opens up about fan mementos, song advice and his disdain for footwear.

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Giants pitcher Cain needs surgery to remove bone chip

San Francisco Giants right-hander says he needs surgery to remove bone chips from his elbow.

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PD Editorial: Don’t relax standards for tribes, casinos

California is home to 109 Indian tribes operating 71 gaming facilities, including two in Sonoma County.

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Growers predict high quality, lower yield as harvest kicks off in county

Growers expect this year's crop, aided by the region's moderate temperatures, to be less bountiful than 2013's record-breaking yield.

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