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Marie Sanner

Marin Authorities Identify Body Of 2nd Hiker To Die On Mount Tam

A second hiker recently found dead on Mount Tamalpais has been identified as 50-year-old Marie Sanner of Mill Valley, a spokesman for the Marin County Sheriff’s Office said Friday.

04/18/2014

A car belonging to a missing hiker in Mt. Tamalpais State Park. (CBS)

Another Hiker Reported Missing From Mount Tamalpais State Park

A search for a woman reported missing after a hike on Mt. Tamalpais resulted in the discovery of a body, according to Marin County sheriff’s office officials.

04/17/2014

Craig Lenning and Jon Rauh pose for a photo after the swim. (Jon Rauh)

Athlete Swims From Farallon Islands To Muir Beach; Only 3rd Ever To Complete Trek

Muir Beach resident Jon Rauh probably thought he’d seen some impressive feats after returning from the San Francisco Giants home opening win over Arizona, but he says he soon became one of a handful of spectators to one of the rarest accomplishments in Bay Area athletics, one some say hasn’t been done since 1967.

04/09/2014

Magdalena Glinkowski was last seen on surveillance video on Sunday March 30.

Search Underway For Menlo Park Woman Missing After Mount Tam Hike

A large-scale search for a 33-year-old Menlo Park woman last seen on Mount Tamalpais in Marin County continues for the second day in a row Sunday.

04/06/2014

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Marin Ranked As Healthiest County In California For 5th Year Running

For the fifth consecutive year, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has ranked Marin the healthiest county in California.

03/26/2014

A pile of food scraps ready to be pulverized and combined with sewage to generate biogas. (CBS)

Marin County Unveils Program That Turns Food Scraps, Sewage Into Energy

Marin County’s garbage and sewer services have teamed up to turn food scraps and wastewater into energy in a new program unveiled Tuesday in San Rafael.

03/19/2014

Police Standoff in Marin County

Armed Man Surrenders After 6-Hour Standoff In Marin County

An armed man was taken into custody Monday night after he barricaded himself inside a home in a hilly Greenbrae neighborhood adjacent to U.S. Highway 101.

02/17/2014

Mount Tamalpais

Filmmaker Hopes Project Will Heal Mt. Tam’s Cold War Scars

During the Cold War, Mount Tamalpais was altered to make way for nuclear missiles. Now, a unique collaboration of federal, state and local agencies will try to begin fixing the damage with a multimillion dollar project.

02/14/2014

Frank Quan is the last remaining resident at China Camp in Marin County. (CBS)

The Last Man Standing In Marin County’s China Camp

Frank Quan walks the long pier to his fishing boat most days at China Camp in Marin County. He has been doing this for more than 80 years. Quan is the last resident of this historic fishing village.

02/04/2014

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KCBS Cover Story: Dog Lovers Unleash Concerns Over GGNRA’s Pet Restriction Plan

A group of dog-advocates in Marin County are mobilizing to preserve dog walking on parklands that a proposal by Golden Gate National Recreation Area’s draft management may curtail.

01/27/2014

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