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Pam, Ross and Scott Keller of New Norway, Alta., are among the 12 farm families taking part in the Chinook Arch Barley Grower Program.
Law enforcement authorities are gearing up for battle against drunken and drugged drivers over the holiday weekend, mounting saturation patrols and DUI checkpoints designed to keep impaired drivers off the roads.
A police pursuit put a Petaluma elementary school on lockdown Friday afternoon for over an hour after four suspects in a Windsor AT&T store theft led authorities on a 23-mile chase reaching speeds up to 110 miles per hour on Highway 101, according to initial reports.
A police pursuit put a Petaluma elementary school on lockdown Friday afternoon after four suspects in a Windsor AT&T store theft led authorities on a 23-mile chase reaching speeds up to 110 miles per hour on Highway 101, according to initial reports.
In an emotionally charged vote Thursday, the Boy Scouts of America lifted its ban on gay youth starting next January, the latest sign of a shift in American attitudes toward gays and lesbians.
A Petaluma man was arrested for suspected drunken driving early Friday morning after he plowed a Ford F-150 truck into a utility pole and cut power to a large swath of customers on the city's east side, some of whom were still without power as the business day began, authorities said.
Fans of Shogun Japanese Restaurant have a little over a month to get one last fix of its ebi yasai itame and sake kama .
Covered California, the state's online health exchange established under the Affordable Care Act, today announced that 13 commercial health plans will take part in its individual marketplace, while introducing premiums that vary from region to region.
After two weeks of conferring with city councils throughout Sonoma County, county officials have managed to recruit but one city in launching a new power agency.
Despite rebounding tax revenues, Petaluma is facing a major spike in its annual pension payments - meaning that the city's new funds will likely be used to pay employee retirement costs rather than restoring public services like streets and parks maintenance.
The victim of a Monday morning crash on rural Point Reyes-Petaluma Road has been identified as a Petaluma man named Abraham Avalos, according to the Marin County Coroner's Office.
The Boy Scouts, whose national council is currently in a meeting at its headquarters in Dallas, plans its long awaited vote on the organization's gay ban today, the NYT reports : In a secret ballot, more than 1,400 volunteer leaders from scouting's 270 councils will accept or reject a proposal that has led to strident divisions and debate.
A lawsuit accuses state and federal regulators of causing the death of dozens of migratory cliff swallows by placing nets on a Sonoma County bridge during a highway widening project.
A Mustang driver tried to outrun a pursuing Sonoma County sheriff's deputy early Wednesday, reaching up to 110 mph on Stony Point Road and weaving around morning commute traffic, according to a Sonoma County sheriff's official.
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