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State to Make Covid-19 Vaccine Available to all Residents 16 and Older Beginning April 15

California will make vaccine doses available to residents age 50 and over on April 1.

Covid Assistance Available to Marin County Renters, Landlords

Marin County renters who have struggled during the Covid-19 pandemic can apply online for assistance from a $16 million fund.

Marin County Moves Into Orange Tier

Marin County moved into the state's orange tier of Covid-19 restrictions Tuesday, allowing the county to expand indoor capacities for some businesses and reopen bars outdoors.

Marin County Policing Data Shows Racial Disparity in Stops, Arrests

A Black person in Marin City is 50% more likely than a white person to be stopped for a traffic violation by the Marin County Sheriff’s Office, according to recently released data.

Mill Valley Chamber’s Blog Post Prompts Outrage

A recent blog post by the Mill Valley Chamber of Commerce is the latest example of a racist gaffe in lily white Marin County.

Marin County Posts, Then Removes, Bacteria Warning Signs at Point Reyes Beaches

Who's in charge of warning the public of unsafe conditions at Point Reyes National Seashore? Not us, says one Marin County agency.

The Coming Tide: North Bay Cities Grapple With Sea Level Rise

As the effects of climate change begin to unfold, cities in Marin and Sonoma counties are beginning to confront sea level rise.

Response to Boat Grounded Near Dillon Beach Shifts to Long-term Monitoring

The coalition will now focus on addressing the long-term pollution threat and additional environmental concerns from the grounded boat.

Landlords, Tenants Can Now Apply to Cover Unpaid Rent From Past Year

California's Covid-19 rent relief application portal went live on Monday, which will help eligible landlords and tenants cover unpaid rent from the past year.

Here’s Why Your Electricity Prices are High and Soaring

PG&E customers pay about 80 percent more per kilowatt-hour than the national average, according to a new study.

Breaking News: Fecal Bacteria Poisons Point Reyes Beaches

New tests show that the waters at Point Reyes National Seashore contain dangerous levels of E. Coli and Enterococcus.

Investigation Continues Into Boat Grounding Near Dillon Beach

The instability of a boat grounded since early Saturday near Dillon Beach in Marin County is hampering the efforts of investigators.

North Bay Teens Talk About Cannabis During Quarantine

In California, Prop. 64 legalized cannabis for adults 21 and over, not for teens, many of whom likely resent being excluded by law.

Cleanup of Sheen Continues Near Dillon Beach, No Oiled Wildlife Spotted

No oiled wildlife has been reported following the grounding of a vessel early Saturday morning near Dillon Beach in Marin County.
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