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A Petaluma man told detectives he agreed to help his wife kill herself because she was cut off from the prescription opioid drugs she’d been dependent on for more than a decade, according to testimony Tuesday in Sonoma County Superior Court.
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Eviction set for SR homeless camp

Officials say the squalid homeless encampment is filled with hazards and litter, and represents a safety issue for trail users as well as residents.

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A Santa Rosa native leads cannabis, craft beer and wine enthusiasts from San Francisco to Sonoma County for a day of cannabis education and beer tasting.
Most of those warned of the firestorm found out from friends, family members and neighbors, according to The Press Democrat Poll.
The 2018 Natural Body Building competition was held at Finley Community Center in Santa Rosa Saturday. Check out the very athletic contestants here.
A new report found that communication lines took a big hit during the October wildfires, creating an information gap that left many residents fearing for their lives.
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