Local News

This Week in the Pacific Sun

In our cover story this week, James Knight gets busy and reports a fascinating story on beavers. Turns out letting them do their thing...

Hero & Zero

HeroExtraFood, a nonprofit committed to ending hunger and food waste in Marin County, has recovered 2 million pounds of fresh, nutritious food and delivered...

Feature Story: Leave it to Beavers…

Bill Ostrander was showing his brother-in-law around his Kenwood vineyard one summer day last year when the tour turned totally horror-show, from the perspective...

This Week in the Pacific Sun

This week in the Pacific Sun, our cover story the Sword and the Shield probes the provocative question: has the California Environmental Quality Act...

Feature Story: The Sword and the Shield

The landmark California Environmental Quality Act of 1970 was intended as a shield against construction projects that imperiled the environment. But in a case...

The Nugget: Illegal No More

Among the many illogical aspects of federal drug policy, the classification of hemp as a Schedule I narcotic is near the top. But that...

This Week in the Pacific Sun

This week in the Pacific Sun, our cover story, 'The Grill Guide,' will let you know exactly where to go in the North Bay...

Upfront: J Street Blues

By Jonah Raskin and Tom GogolaAt the annual California Citizen Lobby Day on June 5, cannabis activists from the North Bay gathered in Sacramento...

This Week in the Pacific Sun

This week in the Pacific Sun, our cover story, 'Tip of the Spear,' illustrates the rise in popularity of spearfishing following an abalone ban....

Upfront: Trail Travails

Last week, the California Senate unanimously passed a bill introduced by Sen. Mike McGuire that would create the long-anticipated Great Redwood Trail, extending from...