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  • Gentle lives end in violence

    Family and friends of a 96-year-old Occidental doctor and the caretaker who fatally beat him struggled with how two people known as gentle and kind could die so violently.
  • Deadly morning in Bodega Bay

    A terrifying morning in Bodega Bay ended with one woman shot and wounded and the man suspected responsible dead, sheriff’s officials report.
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Entertainment

Petaluma Music Festival back with Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, more

The band tops a long list of musicians all playing to benefit local schools.

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Cox: Eat, drink like a rock star at Belly

A chef who's cooked for some of music's biggest names is creating all kinds of deliciousness at his Santa Rosa spot.

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News

Gentle lives end in violence

Family and friends of a 96-year-old Occidental doctor and the caretaker who fatally beat him struggled with how two people known as gentle and kind could die so violently.

Video
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Trainer: Horse euthanized at Sonoma County Fair broke ankle

'The horse took an awkward step and came down wrong on his ankle' the trainer said. 'It had nothing to do with the racing surface.'

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Facebook ready to test giant drone for Internet service

Designed to fly at high altitudes, it will use lasers to send Internet signals to stations on the ground.

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Opinion

PD Editorial: Lights out on rules for dark money

As recently as June, the head of the Internal Revenue Service promised new rules to curb the exponential growth in dark money spent on political campaigns.

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Towns

Film exec brings Hollywood to Napa Valley

After working on big name films in post production, Joe Fineman now lives in Napa Valley hills.

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