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A divided Sonoma County before inauguration day

The chasm between those who cheer Donald Trump’s inauguration and those who deplore it is especially deep and wide. On Friday, they’ll be in Washington, D.C. to make their stance known.

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Those who visit Sonoma County and its surrounding areas tend to have a few common things they say or do while they’re here. See if you recognize any of these familiar traits.
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