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Upfront: Fish or Cut Bait

By Tom GogolaNorth Coast congressman Jared Huffman joined a group of fishermen at Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco on Monday to commemorate the...

Upfront: Appellation Trail

By Tom GogolaWhen it comes to the roll-out of a unified cannabis policy in California, a sativa singularity if you will, the devil is...

Upfront: Stocking Up

By Tom Gogola and Kate HooverWhile the big news in the business pages of late is that Whole Foods Market is being purchased by...

Upfront: Where’s Clo?

By Amelia MalpasThe billboard on Highway 101, visible when heading north to Santa Rosa, was a tip-off that something was afoot in the land...

Upfront: Whale Tale

By Tom GogolaThe big news of Memorial Day weekend in Marin was of course, the whale—the big, 79-foot endangered female blue whale that got...

Upfront: Local Outrage

By Tom GogolaMonday, May 15 was Immigrant Day in California, but somebody forgot to tell U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, as the federal administration...

Upfront: News Bites

By Tom GogolaUnion workers and officials associated with Marin General Hospital gathered for a public forum on Saturday, May 6 to highlight deficiencies in...

Upfront: Regulations Recap

The Hot PotThe wheels of government turn slowly, but three state agencies completed proposed regulations for medical cannabis well before the January 1 deadline....

Upfront: Total Disaster

By Tom GogolaDonald Trump has been in office nearly 100 days and as we reach this grim milestone we tally the ways the popular...

Upfront: Double Trouble

By Tom GogolaThe rolling cruelty of Trump’s deportation junta has put the double screws to noncitizen cannabis users and growers in the North Bay.A...