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Stories from Chris Smith
Smith: Columnists, Woman of the Year, 1984 and Mule
After two months away from his craft, Chris Smith is back.
Smith: Back in the saddle...gingerly
Life is rarely linear, and neither is recovery from a serious medical condition.
Smith: Back to work, sans gallbladder
For some, Super Bowl Sunday was a day of football, food and friends. For Chris Smith, it was spent in surgery.
Windsor girl, 10, headed to World Irish Dancing Championships
Pia Sallee has trained at Santa Rosa’s Keenan Irish Dance School since she was 4. She’s among a group headed to compete in Ireland in April.
Smith: A Tin Goose, Patrick Varner, St. Orres and a splash of amaretto
A Tin Goose is at the Sonoma County airport offering a chance for rides.
Mac’s Deli & Café owner, Iraj Soltani, dies at 87
Iraj Soltani bought the downtown Santa Rosa favorite in 1970 and until just last summer was still welcoming guests.
Smith: Sebastopol responds sweetly to girls' stolen lemonade stand
Sebastopol police and merchants pitched in after the mystifying lemonade stand theft over the weekend.
Retiring FISH executive director, 91, says 'it's just time to step aside'
Jeanne-Marie Jones, 91, is stepping down as executive director of FISH food pantry after 14 years of service.
Smith: Mysteriously ill Analy grad's quest for a cure turns critical
Helen Weber is back searching for a cure for the mysterious ailment that bedevils her daughter, Olivia.
How a Petaluma High grad became an Islamic State expert
Petaluma High graduate Brian Fishman is out with a book on the Islamic State.
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