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  • Home Affordability Crisis

    Home Affordability Crisis

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    A critical housing shortage, made worse by the October fires, is putting home ownership out of reach of a majority of Sonoma County’s families.  In fact, figures show just one […]

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  • Housing Crunch

    Housing Crunch

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    Coming up on News of the North Bay, Sonoma County’s housing crisis is among worst in the nation.  Made worse by the October firestorms, the shortage of affordable homes and […]

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  • The Human Race 2018

    The Human Race 2018

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    Thousands in the North Bay turned out on a cool Sonoma County morning to walk and run in support of local non profit organizations .  The Human Race is both […]

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  • Safari West Rebounds

    Safari West Rebounds

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    Six months after being scorched by the Tubbs fire, Sonoma County’s Safari West Wildlife Preserve has been nominated for recognition as the top safari park in the nation.  The honor […]

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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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