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Workers will get $300,000 in back pay and damages; owner pays $15,000 penalty to Labor Department.
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Grant Davis returns to Sonoma County Water Agency following stint in Sacramento
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Ursula Le Guin, acclaimed American author, dies at 88
CHP releases dashcam video of DUI crash, launches Bay Area crackdown
What you need to know about California's new REAL ID driver's license
Witness sought in Rohnert Park police shooting
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Alaska quake shows complexity of tsunami warnings
Donations pour in for 13 siblings held captive in California

Santa Rosa confronts another big task after fires: Election reform

In a bid to craft a fairer electoral system, City Council members could soon be elected from geographic districts.

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Joe Staley makes Pro Bowl as alternate
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Senators strike a deal re-opening government after 69 hours
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Kentucky attorney general sues San Francisco opioid distributor
Teen gymnast confronts Larry Nassar, says she's still billed for their sessions
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Golden Gate Bridge reports fewer suicides
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