CA To Align With CDC Masking Guidance June 15: What To Know

CALIFORNIA — One of California’s top public health officials confirmed Wednesday that the state will align with federal face masking guidance when the state’s tiered reopening system is lifted next week. The masking guidance as outlined by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention would enable fully vaccinated residents to forego wearing a mask… Keep Reading

Unemployment Improves In Petaluma Area: Feds

PETALUMA, CA — The latest national unemployment and jobs figures portray a labor market that is moving closer to normal, but the country still has a record number of job openings. The unemployment rate in the Petaluma area has largely improved since the beginning of the pandemic and there was some improvement from March to… Keep Reading

Closing the ’digital divide’ in Sonoma County

Sonoma County supervisors are looking at creating a public entity to make broadband access more available in underserved regions of the County. The Access Sonoma Broadband Action Plan, approved in early June, seeks to improve equitable access to broadband internet technology, wireless and cell phone services. “Broadband internet access is not a luxury, it’s a… Keep Reading

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A man is lucky to be alive after he was rescued from being stuck for two days inside farm equipment at a California vineyard. The incident occurred in the early morning on June 8 when the Sonoma Sheriff’s Office in Santa Rosa, California — about 60 miles north of San Francisco — received a complaint… Keep Reading

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Santa Rosa, CA (KGO) –The Better Business Bureau and local pet stores have warned of a surge in complaints about potential fraud related to online puppy sales. According to a pet club in Santa Rosa, their store had people picking up puppies from unconnected online vendors. Jason Stanfell is by this Shih Tzu, Zoe. The… Keep Reading

Summer fun in Cloverdale!

With its walkable, bikeable downtown, Cloverdale is a wonderful place to play. The dates for the Cloverdale Arts Alliance’s popular Friday Night Live free concert series have been announced, and we can’t wait! This 18th season of weekly outdoor concerts in Cloverdale’s downtown plaza is scheduled to run for 14 successive Fridays, July 2 to… Keep Reading

Inside Chalk Hill: The Iconic Wine Estate of Sonoma County

Ascending the olive tree-lined drive to Chalk Hill Estate, it’s immediately clear that you’ve stumbled upon a complete world within a world. Tucked away in the northwestern corner of Sonoma County’s Russian River Valley, the undulating 1,300-acre property encompasses the winery and hospitality center, culinary gardens, stables, a converted equestrian arena, forested terrain and ponds… Keep Reading

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Santa Rosa Resident Awarded National Merit Scholarship

SANTA ROSA, CA — A Santa Rosa resident has been named a National Merit Scholar and will receive a scholarship for their college undergraduate study. National Merit Scholar Schuyler Jones, who attends Stevenson School Pebble Beach, was among a group of 3,100 winners announced Wednesday. The scholars will be awarded between $500 and $2,000 annually… Keep Reading

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