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  • Sonoma-Marin Area Transit

    SMART Train Rider Experience

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    In just it’s first eight months in operation, the Sonoma-Marin SMART Train is building a growing following with simple service, comfortable trains, and a top-notch user experience.  We hopped on […]

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  • Pupping Season at Marine Mammal Center

    Pupping Season at Marine Mammal Center

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    Along hundreds of miles of California Coast, pupping season is now underway as thousands of young seals and sea lions take to ocean waters.  It can be a stressful time, […]

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  • Santa Rosa Greenway

    Santa Rosa Greenway

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    The battle to preserve an important open space greenway in eastern Santa Rosa is nearing completion, with important milestones on the horizon. As Karl Van Amburg reports, the Southeast Santa […]

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  • Santa Rosa JC Debate Team

    SRJC Debate Team

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    The Santa Rosa Junior College Debate Team has made history, becoming the first-ever group from a 2 year college to capture the national debate season sweepstakes.  We caught up with […]

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  • Fire Art

    Fire Art

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    A Sonoma County artist is using her skills in the studio to turn charred debris from October’s firestorms, into works of art.  As Karl Van Amburg reports, Helena Donzelli hopes […]

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  • Santa Rosa JC Debate Team

    Debate Champions

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    Coming up this week on News of the North Bay, we profile the champion Santa Rosa Junior College Debate Team.  This group of young people recently accomplished what’s never been […]

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  • Southeast Santa Rosa Greenway

    Santa Rosa Greenway

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    Coming up on News of the North Bay, it was destined to be a freeway.  Now the long-awaited green corridor connecting Santa Rosa’s east side to the city center is […]

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  • Coffey Park Reimagined

    Coffey Park Reimagined

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    As winter turns to spring, the first new homes are springing up in the Coffey Park neighborhood of Santa Rosa. But despite encouraging signs, most property owners still face a […]

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  • The Secret Life of Mrs. London

    The Secret Life of Mrs. London

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    In her first novel, Sonoma County author Rebecca Rosenberg explores the fascinating life of Charmian London, wife of renowned author Jack London.  As Michon Sardella reports, the novel describes a […]

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  • Sonoma County author Rebecca Rosenberg.  Author of "The Secret Life of Mrs. London"

    Mrs. London

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    Coming up on News of the North Bay, we profile Sonoma County author Rebecca Rosenberg and dive into her first novel, which showcases the amazing life of famed novelist Jack […]

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  • Acorns to Oaks

    Acorns to Oaks

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    A unique effort is underway to help restore North Bay oak woodlands damaged in the October firestorms. The project’s success is a testament to the dedication and hard work of […]

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  • Sonoma County Fires

    Coffey Park Reimagined

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    Coming up on News of the North Bay, as spring approaches, the sounds of construction are beginning to be heard in the fire ravaged Coffey Park neighborhood of Santa Rosa.  […]

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  • Oak Recovery

    Oak Recovery

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    Coming up on News of the North Bay.  Spring is not far away, and North Bay oaks are beginning to burst forth. We visit a place where thousands of young […]

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  • Goguette Bread

    Goguette Bread

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    In a very short time Santa Rosa’s Goguette Bread has built a large, and devoted following among North Bay food connoisseurs.  As Michon Sardella reports, the secret for success lies […]

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  • Green Building Options

    Green Building Options

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    As North Bay property owners displaced by the October fires prepare to rebuild, they’re discovering a huge number of new energy efficient, green building choices.   Karl Van Amburg reports.

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  • Rebuilding Begins

    Rebuilding Begins

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    Fire debris has been cleared, and the first Coffey Park residents are quietly returning to begin the rebuilding process following the Tubbs fire in October.  We caught up with one […]

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  • Hockey and Life

    Hockey and Life

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    In the wake of October’s North Bay fires, we visit the Santa Rosa Flyers annual youth hockey tournament, where young players are learning lessons on and off the ice.

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  • Sonoma County Kids Gran Fondo

    Sonoma County Kids Gran Fondo

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    News of the North Bay is a supporter of the Sonoma County Kids Gran Fondo. The ride raises money for kids with life-threatening illnesses, and was founded by former professional […]

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  • Sugarloaf Fire Recovery

    Sugarloaf Fire Recovery

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    How are North Bay wildlands recovering from the October firestorms? The news is hopeful. We join a fire recovery walk high above the Sonoma Valley in Sugarloaf State Park.

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  • Wild Mustard in the Vineyards

    Wild Mustard in the Vineyards

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    North Bay vineyards come to life each winter with a burst of colorful wild mustard.

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  • Incredible North Bay Area

    A Video News Service for the North Bay

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    Welcome to News of the North Bay.  Our goal is to bring you interesting, thought-provoking content about the place we all love, the North Bay Area.  We believe our region, […]

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