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Golis: Seeing the California many people never see
Close to Home: Why I chose to march for science on Earth Day
Krugman: The balloon, the box and health care
Pearlstein: Donald Trump’s 100-day slide into irrelevance
Brooks: The crisis of Western civilization
Alefantis: When fake news collided with reality at my pizza shop
Economist: Handle with care: North Korea is the world’s most dangerous problem
McArdle: A bastion of free speech now mostly caves

PD Editorial: Deputies’ big pay days raise concerns

Deputy Gerald Turney, who is based in Bodega Bay and patrols the Sonoma Coast, worked 2,311 hours of overtime in 2016. That’s an average of 44.4 hours a week, every week for the entire year.

Saturday’s Letters to the Editor
This week’s letters to the sports editor
Friday’s Letters to the Editor
Thursday’s Letters to the Editor
PD Editorial: An Earth-saving plan even Trump can support
PD Editorial: Can Congress spare us another shutdown?
PD Editorial: A cruel reality: When people steal from nonprofits
PD Editorial: Politics shouldn’t drive pension investments
Close to Home: Marching for science on Earth Day to protect your health
Close to Home: When choice for schools is not a good idea
Close to Home: How local salmon are tied to Central Valley flood decisions
Close to Home: Effort to recall Sheriff Freitas will move ahead — here’s why
Gullixson: The best answer to Trump’s cuts – go take a hike
Gullixson: Our editorial priorities for 2017 begin with Trump
Gullixson: Trump does his best Captain Queeg impression
Gullixson: Waging war against Muslims, the media and Agnes Grill
Golis: It isn’t complicated: People need a place to live
Golis: We like fake news (just so long as it’s our fake news)
Golis: Yes, we’re happy, but there is still work to do
Golis: Californians fight for their beliefs and their prosperity
Pearlstein: Donald Trump’s 100-day slide into irrelevance
Brooks: The crisis of Western civilization
Alefantis: When fake news collided with reality at my pizza shop
Economist: Handle with care: North Korea is the world’s most dangerous problem


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