Sam Dolcini Named 2017 Outstanding Rancher

Marin rancher recognized for preserving land, paving only opportunity, inspiring Ag leaders The Sonoma County Fair Board and members of the local ranching industry have selected Sam Dolcini of Hicks Valley as the 2017 Outstanding North Bay Rancher and the recipient of the J.W. Jamison Perpetual Trophy. “Steward of the Land” is a title well-deserved…

Charlie Hawkes Honored with 2017 Exhibitor Guidebook Dedication

Sonoma County Fair Honors Sebastopol’s Charlie Hawkes with 2017 Exhibitor Guidebook Dedication Colorful livestock auctioneer and longtime Sonoma County Fair Board leader named for top honor From discovering underground water to leading youngsters down healthy pathways, Charlie Hawkes of Sebastopol has a knack for uncovering and molding great potential. He’s a leader in California’s water well industry, setting policy and—with forked rod in…