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Here’s what’s closed on Presidents Day
Vintner Ron Rubin wants all Sonoma County wineries, vineyards to be heart healthy
Bodega Bay firefighters rescue kayakers
‘Sideshow’ car rally in Santa Rosa prompts arrests
Overwhelmed in fires, 911 dispatchers rewrite script for next inferno
Trump slams FBI over Florida shooter; ‘too much time’ spent on Russia
Will you participate in Santa Rosa’s major election shakeup?
Smith: A well-traveled U.S. flag settles for good in Kenwood
Calls for gun control grow louder after Florida shooting

Budget crisis hits local schools, spelling deep cuts, layoffs

Despite Gov. Jerry Brown’s pledge to provide an additional $3 billion to K-12 schools for the coming year, Sonoma County school districts face millions in spending cuts.

News Briefs
Driver injured after slamming into back of garbage truck in Petaluma
PG&E calling customers with properties destroyed in fires
Lake County man on family ATV ride dies in crash
Petaluma Hill Road reopens following garbage truck spill
Windsor man suspected of stealing homeless vets’ IDs
Filed hairbrush used in jail attack against alleged child molester
Armed robbery suspect shot dead by officers on Hwy. 101
Rohnert Park care home operator to get jail in bed sores death
More than 200 arrests in Southern California immigration sweep
Suspended California lawmaker sues Senate, alleges racism
Wife guilty of assisting in murder of 2 Northern California deputies
Would California-style gun laws have helped stop the Florida school shooting?
Smith: A last call for an extraordinary sheriff’s deputy
Who was that guy who cut to the front of the Pliny the Younger line?
Smith: The tribute to a Texas longhorn and her Santa Rosa keeper
Tubbs fire survivor Mack the cat back with owners after custody battle
LeBaron: Railroad Square is a journey and a destination
LeBaron: Pot chronicles from Dutch Flohr to Courthouse Kush
LeBaron: Ending 2017 with astonishment, reflection and hope
LeBaron: Rolodex not just a relic of the past, but an index to life
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