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Sears on Monday filed for Chapter 11 protection from creditors and said the Santa Rosa Plaza store will be among 142 unprofitable U.S. stores shuttered.
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Sears store in Santa Rosa to close amid bankruptcy filing
Chase that led to deputy’s fiery crash into Bodega Bay house under review
Deputy in high-speed chase crashes into Bodega Bay house, setting it on fire
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Petaluma klezmer group hosts Dance for Humanity