Pacific Sun

The Pacific Sun publishes every Wednesday, delivering 21,000 copies to 520 locations throughout Marin County.

Divine Honeymoon

By Christian Chensvold In our last Spirit column, we explored the esoteric concept of the sacred marriage of opposing energies, best represented through astrology with...

Dry Farmers Challenged by Drought

By Naoki Nitta As the drought drags on with no end in sight, California farmers face the sobering prospect of springs and wells drying up. But...
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Open Mic: Burying Power Lines

By Jonathan Greenberg As we wait, with dread, for this year’s fire season, it is astonishing that not a single dollar of California’s immense $76...

Letters to the Editor: Point Reyes Reactions

Local Coverage Thanks so much for your coverage of our public lands, Point Reyes (“Death by Design,” June 30)! It is so valuable for me...

Open Mic: Life In a No-Kill Household

By Sam Case In Marin and Sonoma, we love our wildlife—but in the wild, not in our houses. Alas, in our house our cats and...

Letters to the Editor: Point Reyes Horror

The article in the Bohemian and Pacific Sun (“Death by Design,” June 30) describes the horror of the mistreatment of the beautiful tule elk...

Open Mic: Fireworks a No-No This Fourth of July

It goes without saying that fireworks and droughts do not go well together, but the Marin County Fire Department is saying it anyway. A...
Petaluma River, California - June 2021

Letters to the Editor: River Woes, Senior Dogs and Defending the DA

Unclean I was surprised to find out that the Petaluma River has been listed as “impaired” by excessive levels of bacteria since 1975 (“Cleaning Up,”...
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Letters to the Editor: Prize Worthy Reporting and a Numbers Game

Prize Worthy Please extend my congratulations to Eva Chrysanthe for her superb article, “Pushed Around” in the June 9–15 2021 issue of the Pacific Sun....

Open Mic: Why Juneteenth Belongs to All

By Reno Keoni Dono Franklin As a CA Indian, I feel a strong tie to the celebration of emancipated Black people. It is a celebration...

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