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The Tuesday afternoon blaze destroyed four homes east of Highway 101 and damaged another 10 houses.
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Federal officials say rail cars storing 2.6 million gallons of gas near Sonoma meet safety standards
Graton casino hotel expansion on time for Nov. 15 debut
Fire destroys 4 east Petaluma homes
Police: Two arrested with gun, ammo, stolen mail in Petaluma
Crash causes major injuries in downtown Petaluma
Police remove homeless encampments from two Petaluma locations

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Petaluma swimmers unite to keep city’s lone public lap pool open

In the wake of the closure of Petaluma High School’s pool earlier this year, the city’s swim community is working to keep the Petaluma Swim Center open through the winter.

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In 1927, prohibition was in full swing in Petaluma, and the Sonoma County Sheriff had instituted a $1,000 fine for anyone caught illicitly making or selling booze.
Petaluma’s Clover Stornetta Farms next year will start to make all of its dairy products free of genetically modified organisms becoming the first dairy processor in the state to sell conventional GMO-free milk.
Many of Petaluma’s restaurants proudly boast their own version of this down-home staple.
Jessica Barron, a 21-year-old nursing student, recently signed with Tambora Records International LLC, released her first single “No Puedo” and wrapped up production on the song’s music video.
Christina Ingenito has spent her entire life serving others, and when the licensed clinical social worker was recently diagnosed with breast cancer, she found a way to turn her trauma into a work of art.
A historic 1923 Albert Farr designed Spanish revival home is on the market in Petaluma for $1.9 million.
The foster care reforms are aimed at eliminating long-term group home stays and increasing foster family placements.
Petaluma’s latest weapon against the mosquito-friendly plants that have threatened to clog up the wetlands of Ellis Creek is a Sweden-made amphibious weed harvester.

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Connie Mahoney, influential educator, dies at 97
Olmsted, whose family owned Argus, dies at 82
Petaluma firefighter remembered as friendly, outgoing
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OPINION: Yes on Measure Y for a great library
OPINION: Johnson, Lynch for school board
OPINION: ‘Yes’ on Measure M to go GMO-free
Opinion: Lenz, Burton for Old Adobe School Board
THE CHALKBOARD: A bountiful harvest at Valley Vista
Deadline to apply for PEF grants is Monday.
Petaluma program promotes a path to scholastic success
Poll: No on Prop. 58 for bilingual education
Poll: Most favor ban on large ammo clips
Poll: No need to ban plastic bags statewide
Poll respondents against state school bond