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3 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

Redwood Valley cuts water to ag users

The Redwood Valley County Water District voted Thursday night to stop providing the water its customers use for their crops and animals.

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Related Topix: Redwood Valley, CA, Agriculture, Science, Wine, Drink, Potter Valley, CA, Mendocino, CA

8 hrs ago | Petaluma360

Florida transplant to head county library system

Illinois native Brett Lear will be the next director of the Sonoma County Library, taking over in June at a time when the system is challenged by budget problems and haggling over a new joint powers agreement.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Cotati, CA

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Petaluma360

Fire destroys classic cars in Petaluma-area garage

The vehicles were inside and outside a garage on the Gilardi Marina property and apparently were owned by the Gilardi family, longtime Lakeville community residents, according to fire officials.

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Related Topix: Fire, Petaluma, CA, Wine, Drink, Sonoma, CA

Queerty

3 Great Places To Stay In Sonoma County

Sonoma County came out of the closet a long time ago, so it's street cred as one of the country's most gay-friendly destinations is well established.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Wine, Drink, Guerneville, CA, Monte Rio, CA

Petaluma360

Judge: Carrillo's prior legal troubles inadmissible at peeking trial

A judge ruled Friday that Sonoma County Supervisor Efren Carrillo's prior contacts with law enforcement officers cannot be presented as evidence in his upcoming trial on a misdemeanor charge of peeking.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Santa Rosa, CA

The Community Voice

New charges added for fake credit card suspect

One of the women arrested at the Graton Resort & Casino for using a fake credit card faces additional charges, including felony child endangerment.

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Related Topix: Graton, CA

Petaluma360

Exchange Bank profit up 27%

Increased business activity and a drop in problem loans helped first-quarter profits at Santa Rosa's Exchange Bank grow nearly 27 percent to $4.06 million.

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Related Topix: Drink, Wine

SFGate

Six Californias plan running out of time for 2014 ballot

Tim Draper says he hasn't decided whether to put Six Californias on the 2014 or 2016 ballot.

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Related Topix: California, Sonoma, CA, Bakersfield, CA

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Petaluma360

Two arrested for suspected gang attack at popular Sonoma bar

Two men were arrested at their Sonoma Valley homes Thursday morning in connection with a suspected gang-related attack at a popular Sonoma bar.

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Related Topix: Sonoma, CA, Napa County, CA, Boyes Hot Springs, CA

Petaluma360

Whooping cough outbreaks reported in Sonoma County

The number of confirmed whooping cough cases in Sonoma County this year continues to rise at a rate that by the end of the year could rival epidemic levels last seen in 2010, county public health officials said this week.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Petaluma, CA

Petaluma360

Solution sought to Highway 101 widening

With stretches of the Highway 101 expansion project still underfunded, one Petaluma city official is hoping new revenue generated from an anticipated county sales tax measure could lead to the completion of highway widening from Petaluma to the county line.

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Related Topix: Petaluma, CA, Sonoma, CA, Cotati, CA, Sebastopol, CA

Petaluma360

Santa Rosa pair arrested in weekend stabbing, stun gun attack

Two Santa Rosa gang members were in custody, suspected of stabbing and shocking a man with a stun gun after a verbal confrontation in a west Santa Rosa neighborhood, police said Thursday.

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Related Topix: Santa Rosa, CA

Petaluma360

Sonoma Clean Power opposes 'opt-in' bill

Officials with Sonoma County's startup public power provider said legislation recently introduced in Sacramento poses a major threat to the agency and others like it seeking to launch across the state.

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Related Topix: Sonoma, CA, Sacramento, CA, Alternative Energy, Energy

Patch.com

Fire Officials Warn Against Use of Sky Lanterns for Celebrations

Sonoma County's fire prevention officers are warning residents about the illegal use of sky lanterns that have started a number of vegetation fires.

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Related Topix: Fire, Petaluma, CA

Jordan Winery

First full season of new epicurean excursion begins at Jordan

Jordan Vineyard & Winery begins the first full season of our new Estate Tour & Tasting experience today.

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Related Topix: Drink, Wine, Home Gardening, Home

KTVU Oakland

Daughter who survived Salcido massacre looks back 25 years later

Her first name "Carmina" means song. Her last name "Salcido" brings back memories of the horrific crime committed by her father on April 14, 1989.

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Related Topix: San Quentin, CA

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Patch.com

Suspected Santa Cruz Marijuana Dealers Busted When Their Pot-Smelling Truck Passes by CHP

California Highway Patrol officers arrested two Santa Cruz area men in Sonoma County for allegedly transporting and selling marijuana Tuesday evening.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Santa Cruz, CA, Geyserville, CA

Petaluma360

Suspect in Sonoma County vacation home burglaries arrested

A Santa Rosa woman who detectives suspect was the main player in a spate of vacation home burglaries across Sonoma County has been arrested.

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Related Topix: Santa Rosa, CA, Guerneville, CA

The Press Democrat

Jury selection to start Monday in Efren Carrillo peeking trial

Jury selection will begin Monday in Sonoma County Supervisor Efren Carrillo's misdemeanor peeking trial and witness testimony should start mid-week, a judge said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Santa Rosa, CA, Criminal Defense Law, Law

CBS Local

Knife Found In Enchilada At Sonoma Airport

A woman is facing a possible fine after federal officials say they found a knife inside an enchilada in her bag during security screening at a Northern California airport.

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Related Topix: Sonoma, CA

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