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May 30, 2023

Tick Talk: Blood-sucking arachnids spread disease in Northern California

What the heck is that thing in the photo? A hazelnut? A small dumpling with eight legs? Perhaps an odd seed pod? Nope. Behold the engorged tick, swollen with blood stolen from its host. Not only do the little suckers feast on our vital red fluid, but they can also...
May 23, 2023

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May 23, 2023

Residents leave Sonoma County for vehicle encampment in Marin

Marin County became the hot tabloid topic this month with three sensational stories splashed across the pages of the...
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May 16, 2023

U.S. Supreme Court supports California’s animal welfare proposition

Because of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Thursday, May 11, California's Proposition 12 can stand—which means the pigs...
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May 16, 2023

Mendocino County repeals controversial public records law

Over the past year, Sonoma County’s northern neighbor has become the latest frontier in the ongoing fight over the...
May 11, 2023

Petaluma Celebrates National Historic Preservation Month

May is National Historic Preservation Month and the city of Petaluma is celebrating. The event is recognized across the...
May 9, 2023

Town of Petaluma Becomes a City

“Petaluma” is a Miwok word that means “flat back,” referring to the shape of the hills surrounding the valley...
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May 5, 2023

See Who’s Coming to the Green Music Center this Summer

Sponsored content by The Green Music Center Celebrating 10 years of  indoor-outdoor concerts and movies, Summer...
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May 5, 2023

Movement draws attention to missing and murdered Indigenous women

Another epidemic is unfolding. Not a viral disease, but an outbreak that is nonetheless a real sickness killing women...
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