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Downtown San Diego Businesses Gear Up For Comic-Con

June 22
By Matthew Bowler
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Downtown San Diego is beginning to show signs that Comic-Con will soon arrive.

California Drought Changes What Farmers Grow

June 22
Lesley McClurg / Capital Public Radio
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Citrus and avocados have been the two leading crops in North San Diego County. But, several thousand acres of citrus and about 10,000 acres of avocados have been taken out of production because farmers can’t afford to irrigate.

Could San Diego Raise Sales Tax To Fund Infrastructure?

June 19
By City News Service
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San Diego officials could consider asking the public for a sales tax increase next year to fund infrastructure needs, according to a new report.

San Diego Unemployment Rate Holds Steady For May

June 19
By City News Service
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Unemployment numbers in San Diego County barely budged last month.

Fledgling San Diego Biotech Pledges Not To Make Money

June 19
By Kenny Goldberg
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Drugs & Diagnostics For Tropical Diseases, or DDTD, develops tests that detect whether someone is infected with worms.

San Diego County's Backcountry Residents Drill Deeper For Water

June 18
By Erik Anderson
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San Diego's East County doesn't rely on imported water, but the region is still struggling as residents put pressure on the groundwater supply.

California Labor Commission Rules Uber Driver Is An Employee, Not A Contractor

June 17
Sam Sanders / NPR
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An Uber driver in San Francisco will be paid more than $4,000 in expenses.

San Diego County Home Prices Continue To Rise

June 17
By City News Service
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The median price of a San Diego County home was $459,000 last month, up from $445,000 in May 2014.

Chargers Spike City, County Plan For December Stadium Vote

June 16
By Tarryn Mento
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San Diego county and city representatives presented the team with several options on how the project could comply with the California Environmental Quality Act, but a Chargers spokesman signaled the team's doubts.

San Diego County Restaurant Workers Report Wage Theft

June 16
Midday Edition
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A new study finds that some of the 125,700 restaurant workers in San Diego County are getting short-changed on their earnings.