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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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Several hundred people gathered at Santa Rosa High School on Sunday to pay tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. and his legacy of nonviolent activism.
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The resolution means federal immigration enforcement officials will not be allowed on campus without approval of the district superintendent.
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