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Marin County

Flu tent at Regional Medical Center in San Jose. (CBS)

More Bay Area Flu Deaths Reported, Hospital Prepares Tent For Spike

Two recent deaths in Marin County have been linked to the flu and another two in Santa Cruz County are suspected of being flu-related, public health officials said Wednesday. Meanwhile, a San Jose hospital has taken extra precautions to deal with a spike in cases.

01/08/2014

Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

PG&E Blames Squirrel For Large Marin County Power Outage

A large power outage that affected about 24,000 PG&E customers in Marin County Wednesday morning was caused by a squirrel, a utility spokesman said.

01/08/2014

Three year-old Hannah Rood receives an H1N1 vaccination during a drive thru H1N1 vaccination. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Marin County Swine Flu Cases Prompt Push For Vaccinations

Health officials in Marin County report they are seeing an increase in the number of people contracting the swine flu virus which killed thousands of people worldwide in 2009.

01/03/2014

Car Drives Into Water

1 Killed When Car Plunges Into Water Near Tomales Bay

One person died after a car went into the water near Tomales Bay in Marin County Tuesday evening.

12/31/2013

Muir Beach

Muir Beach Reopens To Public After 6-Month Restoration

The Marin County beach reopened Saturday after getting a $4 million facelift that includes a new parking lot, new restrooms, restored wetlands and an extended bridge overlooking the wetlands.

12/28/2013

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Elderly Pedestrian Killed In Wreck Near Marin Civic Center

An elderly male pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle this morning outside the Marin County Civic Center, a police spokeswoman said.

12/12/2013

homeless, begging, panhandling, poverty

Marin County Aiming To Build New Year-Round Homeless Shelter

Shelters, mostly run by churches in the county, are struggling to provide help.

12/04/2013

Marin County Needs Foster Parents Over Christmas Break

In Marin County, the department of health and human services are looking for people willing to become foster parents, especially for teens transitioning into adulthood.

12/03/2013

A California polling place

Marin Voters Approve Most Measures, Hospital Bonds

Voters in Marin County approved nine of 10 measures on the November ballot, including four sales tax measures and a $394 million bond issue for new construction and improvements to Marin General Hospital, according to unofficial final results.

11/06/2013

San Francisco Celebrates 75th Anniversary Of Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge Officials Approve Moveable Concrete Median

The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District’s board of directors voted Friday morning to accept the final design and approve the purchase and installation of a moveable median barrier on the bridge.

09/20/2013

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