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In this file photo, a sign calling attention to the loss of jobs blamed on the lack of water is displayed near Lemoore. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

California court denies push for payment during tunnel tests

California officials don't have to pay property owners to access their land…

 

The water content of the Sierra Nevada snowpack in drought-stricken California was 136 percent of normal Wednesday when officials took the winter's first manual survey.  (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Snowpack in drought-stricken California hits five-year high

FRESNO — Recent El Nino storms have boosted the Sierra Nevada snowpack…

 

Mike Koozmin/The S.f. ExaminerWhile the skies cleared up Monday over the Ferry Building

Weekend storms bring little drought relief to Bay Area

The parched Bay Area got a soaking over the weekend, but not…

 

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlbert Teglia spoke at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new transit hub at Top of the Hill

Rising sea levels threaten California's water supply

Without a coordinated response from public agencies and the private sector, California's…

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlbert Teglia spoke at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new transit hub at Top of the Hill