Julia McKairnes, 12, of Santa Rosa displays her weightlifting medal. (Photo courtesy:  JUDE PROKOP/Bay City News)

Petaluma Weightlifting Girls Win Youth National Championships

Two Sonoma County girls under 15 years old have won national weightlifting championship titles in Missouri. The girls, Julia McKairnes, 12, of Santa Rosa, and Chloe Tacata, 13, of Rohnert Park are members of the Myles Ahead Weightlifting Team of Petaluma.