2017 Year in Pictures

From the tragic North Bay fires, to political protests, a Warriors win and beyond, the San Francisco Examiner’s photo team brings you a round-up of the most important images made in 2017. 

Two women hold hands while they face a line of SFPD offiers in riot gear blocking Hayes Street during a protest speaking out against a planned right-wing protest at Alamo Square park in San Francisco, Calif. Saturday, August 26, 2017. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

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Two women hold hands while they face a line of SFPD offiers in riot gear blocking Hayes Street during a protest speaking out against a planned right-wing protest at Alamo Square park in San Francisco, Calif. Saturday, August 26, 2017. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

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