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Volunteers Needed To Transcribe John Muir’s Hand-Written Journals

The University of the Pacific is joining with the public to help decipher some of naturalist John Muir’s journals.

04/13/2015

(CHP)

Fiery UPS Truck Crash On I-580 Near Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Jams Morning Commute

A UPS truck crashed and caught fire on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge in the San Quentin area of Marin County, snarling the Friday morning commute and sending plumes of white smoke into the sky that could be seen for miles.

04/10/2015

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San Rafael Police Arrest Suspect For Sex-Trafficking Who Claims He’s Bay Area Rapper ‘Luzion’

A traffic stop early Saturday morning led to the arrest of a local Bay Area rap artist on suspicion of trafficking a minor for sexual exploitation, San Rafael police said.

04/05/2015

Slashed Tire

More Than 20 Vehicles’ Tires Slashed In Novato

The tires of more than 20 vehicles were slashed Saturday morning in Novato, police said.

04/05/2015

The southern portal of the Waldo Tunnel in Marin County. (Edward Betts/Wikimedia Commons)

Here’s What’s Happening With That Robin Williams Tunnel Petition

Have you been wondering over the last couple months about whatever happened with that petition to rename the tunnel on the Golden Gate Bridge after Robin Williams? Here’s your answer.

03/30/2015

Podiatrist Phillip Vasyli, creator of Orthaheel, is stabbed to death in the Bahamas. (Photo: PhilipVasyli.com)

Founder Of Orthotic Corporation Based In San Rafael Stabbed To Death In Bahamas

Phillip Vasyli, a podiatrist and founder of a San Rafael-based orthotic corporation was found stabbed to death Tuesday morning in his home in the Bahamas.

03/27/2015

A group of puppies found abandoned inside a dumpster in San Rafael. (Marin Humane Society)

‘The Nifty Nine’ Puppies Rescued From A Dumpster In Marin Have All Found Homes

Nine abandoned pups who captured the hearts of thousands across the country have all found homes.

03/07/2015

Nine puppies discarded near a dumpster in San Rafael were saved by a good samaritan. (Marin Humane Society)

9 Puppies Abandoned By Dumpster In San Rafael Saved By Good Samaritan

Nine puppies were saved by a good samaritan who spotted the pups beside a dumpster in Marin County Tuesday night.

03/04/2015

(CBS SF)

Helicopter Assists In Rescue Of 2 Men Who Fell Down Hill In Marin County

Fire crews and a California Highway Patrol helicopter assisted in rescuing two men who fell down a hill in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area in Marin County Saturday, a fire official said.

03/01/2015

(USGS)

2.5 Magnitude Quake Strikes In Pacific Ocean Off Of Marin County Coast

The U.S. Geological Survey said the earthquake measured magnitude 2.5 and struck at a depth of 6 kilometers at 7:41 a.m. local time, just west of the San Andreas Fault.

02/25/2015

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