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A doctor’s wife who cut her political teeth in the PTA and on the Santa Rosa school board, she became the first woman elected to the Board of Supervisors in 1976.
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Party at Paradise Ridge sets stage for Sonoma County Wine Auction

Proceeds from one of the auction’s 41 lots will go to a fire relief fund focused on housing.

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When a police sergeant returned to his vehicle after a dinner break at Coddingtown earlier this week, he found a small note - filled with grateful words.
Selling for $350,000 to $900,000, these cozy country cottages run the gamut from seasonal river retreats to year-round garden abodes. Take a look.
Celebrities swapped Hollywood for Santa Rosa over the weekend for an invitation-only gala and art auction hosted by Leonardo DiCaprio. See the celebrities who made an appearance.
Click through the gallery to see images of Sonoma County’s proud farming past from the 1880s to the 1980s.
Two women who voluntarily went to hospitals seeking care were committed and transported in a sheriff's van that drove onto a flooded South Carolina road.
More than nine months into California’s recreational cannabis market, many cannabis businesses continue growing — and hiring. Here are some companies looking for workers.
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Santa Rosa theater company saved by community gives back with new festival
Leonardo DiCaprio’s star-studded Santa Rosa auction raises $11 million
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Leonardo DiCaprio's Star-Studded Santa Rosa Auction Raises $11M for Environmental Causes
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Redwood Adventist Academy students return to fire-scarred campus
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Trump blasts GOP spending plan that lacks money for border wall
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Venturing Out: Celebrate the return of the beautiful Vaux’s Swifts
Nearly 1,000 acres of open space protected next to future Sonoma park
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1 in 11 US teens are vaping marijuana, study finds
State: 20 percent of California marijuana products failing safety tests
Petaluma-area pot farm sued by neighbors to shut down
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49ers’ red-zone failures are a product of Shanahan’s approach
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2 women seeking mental health care drown in sheriff's van in South Carolina
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Friday’s Letters t he Editor
Skelton: California should build Brown’s ‘damn satellite’ to track climate change
Robinson: Give Ford’s allegation the hearing it deserves
Guest Editorial: Slamming the door on refugees
Volunteers build playhouses to lift the spirits of young fire survivors
Historic photos show the evolution of Santa Rosa's Fourth Street
3 Santa Rosa teens’ journey to Marine Corps boot camp together
Historic portraits of Petaluma pioneers