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Marin County

Laura Talmus (left), Jefferson Award Winner. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Helps Marin County Middle School Students Build Community

One of the worst things you can feel as a middle school student is isolated. This week’s Jefferson Award winner works with teenagers to make sure no one has to feel that way.

07/02/2014

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3.2 Magnitude Quake Strikes Off The Coast Of Marin County

A 3.5 magnitude temblor struck at about 5:50 p.m., off the coast of Marin County.

06/28/2014

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130 Bikes Stolen In Marin County Theft Ring Available For Viewing

The Marin County Sheriff’s Office is informing residents that photos of bicycles that were stolen by a ring throughout the county are available for viewing at marinij.com.

06/27/2014

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San Rafael Man Arrested After Rape Of 14-Year-Old Girl

A San Rafael man was arrested this week on suspicion of raping a 14-year-old girl, police said Thursday.

06/27/2014

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KCBS Cover Story: Rx Safe Marin Addresses An Epidemic Of Prescription Drug Abuse

A father grieving the loss of his son to a prescription medicine overdose has channeled his sorrow for good in helping organize and speak out for an innovative Marin County program that addresses the staggering epidemic of prescription drug abuse.

06/20/2014

72-year old Wolfgang Zech. (CBS)

Runner Finishes Dipsea Foot Race While Suffering Heart Attack

A Bay Area runner finished a grueling 7.4 mile Marin County competition despite suffering a heart attack while running.

06/17/2014

Mount Tamalpais

Deaths Of 2 Women On Mount Tamalpais Trails Were Accidental, Coroner Says

Two women hikers who were found dead on Mt. Tamalpais trails in April died of accidental causes, not foul play, the Marin County coroner’s office said Tuesday.

06/17/2014

Ida Rothschild

Lost Girl Survives Night Wandering Alone In Marin Forest, Reunites With Family

After spending more than 20 hours wandering alone in Marin County’s dense redwood forest, 9-year-old Ida Rothschild was reunited with her family. She was found about 2.5 miles from her campsite.

06/14/2014

Ida Rothschild

Search Crews Look For 9-Year-Old Girl Who Wandered From Marin County Park

Marin County Sheriff’s Office officials are searching Samuel P. Taylor State Park in Marin County Friday night for a 9-year-old New Mexico girl who disappeared Friday afternoon.

06/13/2014

Grass Fire in San Rafael

Large Brush Fire Contained Near Homes Along Highway 101 In San Rafael

Firefighters have contained a 5-acre, 2-alarm hillside grass and oak woodlands fire east of U.S. Highway 101 and are allowing residents back into their area on foot, San Rafael police spokeswoman Lynette Keller said.

06/13/2014

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