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Gearhead: Seattle Sports E-Merse keeps your phone dry
With the warm weather and water frolic approaching, it might be time to look at better gear to protect your phone.
Outdoor events: Trail cleanups, garden workdays and cowboy skills
There are plenty of activities this week in Sonoma County that will get you outside to do good things for body and soul.
10 great local events to celebrate Earth Day
Earth Day events in Sonoma County take on a special significance this year as citizens join together to nurture and celebrate the nature surrounding us. Here are some events where you can join in.
4 glorious hikes to explore Sonoma Valley
From taking in ocean views on coastal paths to hiking through redwood forests and exploring botanical gardens, Sonoma County has something for every type of hiker.
13 great reasons to get outside
Walk and talk and learn about fire recovery, wildflowers, birds and more. Plenty of choices in the outdoors events for this week.
Gearhead: Crank it up! Upgrade your emergency radio
New hand-cranked emergency radios run longer and charge devices.
Ospreys make their long-awaited return to Sonoma County
Look up! Now is the time to see the raptors and their treetop nests along local waterways.
Caught on camera: The wildlife of Pepperwood Preserve
Take a look at the animals who call this 3,200-acre preserve home, as captured by trail cameras and Pepperwood volunteers and employees.
Why gazing up at the clouds is actually good for you
TED Talk favorite and Cloud Appreciation Society founder Gavin Pretor-Pinney is bringing his passion for the sky to Santa Rosa.
Gearhead: 'Botany Coloring Book' makes perfect activity for rainy spring day
What’s a fun way to get smart about wildflowers before you trek to see them? The 'Botany Coloring Book.'
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