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Lisa Pickoff-White

Lisa Pickoff-White is KQED's Senior Interactive News Producer. Her work has been honored with awards from the Online News Association, Investigative Reporters and Editors, Society of Professional Journalists and SXSW Interactive. Lisa specializes in visual journalism, including photography and data.

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How to Prepare for the Bay Area’s Next Earthquake

August 24, 2014 | 12:01 pm

How to Prepare for the Bay Area’s Next Earthquake

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What you need for an earthquake kit and how to plan with your family for the next quake.

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How to Make Sure Your Vote-by-Mail Ballot is Counted

August 21, 2014 | 7:00 am

How to Make Sure Your Vote-by-Mail Ballot is Counted

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An estimated 66,000 vote-by-mail ballots went uncounted statewide in the 2012 election in California.

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Judge Orders Probe Into Reinstatement of Fired Oakland Police Officers

August 16, 2014 | 7:00 am

Judge Orders Probe Into Reinstatement of Fired Oakland Police Officers

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City has prevailed only three times out of last 15 cases in which arbitrator heard appeal from the union.

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S.F. Planners Back Chiu’s ‘Airbnb’ Proposal But Make It Tougher

August 8, 2014 | 5:00 am

S.F. Planners Back Chiu’s ‘Airbnb’ Proposal But Make It Tougher

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Legislation would legalize and regulate thousands of short-term rentals and cap them at 90 days.

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Map: See What Different Providers Charge for Common Health Care Procedures

August 7, 2014 | 7:00 am

Map: See What Different Providers Charge for Common Health Care Procedures

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Here’s a truism: Health care costs are wildly variable and utterly confusing. Thus, our Price Check.

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San Jose City Council Rejects Sales Tax Measures

August 5, 2014 | 11:20 am

San Jose City Council Rejects Sales Tax Measures

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Tax increase would have raised an estimated $34 million a year.

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PG&E Charged With Obstructing San Bruno Investigation

July 29, 2014 | 6:20 pm

PG&E Charged With Obstructing San Bruno Investigation

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The utility faces 27 charges for violating a safety act and one for obstructing justice.

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When Do You Call for Help for the Homeless?

July 29, 2014 | 7:00 am

When Do You Call for Help for the Homeless?

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Numbers and organizations to reach when you think a homeless person is in distress.

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FedEx Charged With Conspiracy to Deliver Illegal Prescription Drugs

July 18, 2014 | 9:52 am

FedEx Charged With Conspiracy to Deliver Illegal Prescription Drugs

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Federal grand jury indictment says company knowingly handled shipments from outlaw pharmacies.

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Parking Apps Switch Off in San Francisco Before City Deadline

July 10, 2014 | 5:26 pm

Parking Apps Switch Off in San Francisco Before City Deadline

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San Francisco city attorney argued that buying and selling public parking spaces is illegal.

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