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So what became of the Lopez investigation?

Six months ago, it appeared that the decision on whether to prosecute Deputy Erick Gelhaus would be a major issue in this year’s DA’s race. But it hasn’t turned out that way.

County supervisors back efforts to build park where Andy Lopez died

Sonoma County supervisors on Tuesday directed staff to proceed with efforts to build a park in the Moorland Avenue neighborhood where 13-year-old Andy Lopez was shot and killed by a sheriff’s deputy.

Santa Rosa council hears passionate pleas from Lopez protesters

The Santa Rosa City Council members on Tuesday got what Sonoma County supervisors have been receiving for several weeks — an earful from residents irate about the death of 13-year-old Andy Lopez and passionately demanding accountability.

County poised to outsource Sierra Youth Center

Sonoma County is set to turn over its residential probation program for teenage girls to a private operator, the latest county service to be outsourced to the private sector in an effort to save money.

Meet the Candidates: Calistoga Joint Unified school board

Three candidates are running for two seats on the Board of Trustees for the Calistoga Joint Unified School District, which serves students in northeast Sonoma County and northern Napa County. See how they answered the WSC questionnaire on local issues.