Country stars lined up to raise money for Valley fire victims

Tickets are on sale for 'Putting Out the Fire Concert' in November, with national country stars Diamond Rio and Joe Diffie and 20-year-old Ukiah country singer-songwriter McKenna Faith at SOMO Event Center.

All proceeds will go directly to the Bodega Bay Fire Protection District and victims of the Valley Fire. Tickets cost from $49.50 to $69.50, and will be available from

Gates will open at 1 p.m. and the show will start at 2 p.m. Nov. 15 at the center at Sonoma Mountain Village, 1100 Valley House Drive, Rohnert Park.

You can reach staff writer Dan Taylor at 521-5243 or On Twitter @danarts.

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