Marin's SMART Train System Opens Novato, Larkspur StationsThere have been a lot of starts and stops. There has been a lot of back and forth, but Saturday was a big step forward for the SMART train in two locations, one of them in Novato.
Unlicensed Contractors In Court Following Santa Rosa Coffey Park Sting OperationA dozen unlicensed contractors are scheduled to appear in Sonoma County Superior Court on Tuesday for allegedly providing illegal bids on jobs, county prosecutors said.
Marin Immersive Bilingual Education Program Teaches English And Spanish To All StudentsThe discussion about bilingual education has always been about how to teach English to Spanish-speaking kids. But at Lynwood Elementary School in Novato, they’ve completely flipped that script.
80 Beds At Severe Weather Emergency Shelter In San Rafael To Open For 2nd YearThere will again be 80 more severe weather emergency shelter beds to bolster Marin County's 190 year-round shelter beds during severe weather events this winter.
Approaching Storm Brings Rain Prep In The North BayFire crews are welcoming this first rain of the season but for others, this means a mad dash to get work done before the precipitation starts.
Uncertainty Over PG&E's Planned Public Safety Shutoffs Leaves Marin Businesses Feeling PowerlessScaling back its original plan, PG&E announced that only residents in Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties would be affected by the public safety power shutoffs. All the uncertainty has left many small businesses feeling powerless, whether the lights are on, or not.
Prosecutors: Man Accused In Cold Case Murder Of Marin County Woman A Suspected Serial KillerProsecutors are branding a 73-year-old Arizona man a serial killer in a bid to convince a Nevada judge to deny bail pending trial in the killing of a Marin County woman more than 40 years ago.
Marin County Records First Bay Area Death From Vaping-Related IllnessA 45-year-old woman has died from complications related to the use of e-cigarettes, the fourth death in California from vaping related illness, Marin heath officials announced Wednesday.
Experts Warn Of Surge In Sudden Oak Death Infections In North BayThe rate at which trees in Marin County became infected with Sudden Oak Death in 2019 nearly tripled compared to the previous year, according to a University of California at Berkeley scientist. 
Parcel Tax To Fund New Marin Wildfire Prevention Authority Up For March VoteNext March, Marin County property owners will vote on a new parcel tax to fund wildfire prevention efforts, an issue that has been on the minds of residents in the rural county.
Kincade Fire Evacuees Struggle To Find Shelter In Marin CountyThousands of evacuees from the Kincade Fire are flooding south into Marin County and are struggling to find shelter amid massive power shutoffs.