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Clerks, court reporters and legal assistants were protesting Wednesday over failed contract negotiations.
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Fewer days, more events at this year's Sonoma County Fair

The 11-day event will now kick off the same day as horse racing, include a craft beer festival, more free concerts and new rides.

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Tom Sandoval eased a wheel into the water, then the two-ton vehicle started to float.
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