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Celebration of life for Bruce Edwards on Saturday

A celebration of the life of Bruce Edwards will be held on Saturday, Jan. 24 at the Redwood Community Theater, 286 Sprowel Creek Road, Garberville (College of the Redwoods campus). Friends and family will be gathering at 5 p.m. for food and drink with...

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