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The New Sonoma Crush

Wine tourism: booming. Mass transit: zooming. Big cannabis: looming. For a once-quiet agricultural region, Sonoma is suddenly an economic engine. And not everybody’s loving the noise.


Once the Bay Area's sleepiest county, Sonoma is booming, with bigger wineries, increased tourism, new mass transit, legalized weed, and all the headaches that come along with growth—whether it wants to grow or not. Here are all our stories about the New Sonoma Crush. 

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Originally published in the October issue of San Francisco

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