Everyone has had to adapt during the pandemic and for some it's meant shifting to different jobs. Marin County has a special workforce, made up of public employees pivoting to new duties.
At Marin Sanitary Service in San Rafael, 43 workers have tested positive for the coronavirus this month. That's about 15% of its work force.
The Agricultural Institute of Marin operates two other year-round farmers markets that remain open.
The most prominent of the blazes was first reported at 5:45 a.m. at an apartment complex at 95 Medway Road.
Testing will be free and by appointment only, with priority for essential workers and people experiencing COVID-19 symptoms.
In the parking lot of the Bon Air Shopping Center in Marin County Friday, people dropped by to donate N95 masks and gloves to help keep safe the doctors, nurses and health workers on the front lines of the pandemic.
The family of Steven Dunphy last saw him when he got up from bed at 3 a.m.
Investigators say the man left his cell phone at home but took his vehicle.
The Marin office of the California Highway patrol began receiving calls about the driver shortly after 5 p.m.
The bridge will be closed from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday from Monday through March 13 to allow Caltrans to inspect the bridge's structural integrity as required every two years by the U.S. Federal Highway Administration.
Caltrans will provide a shuttle for bicycle riders and pedestrians during the closures.
A Novato man, who went missing on a Monday hike, was found alive Tuesday night during an intense search effort.
The first suspect, 22-year-old Dixon Hernandez Gonzalez of San Rafael, was arrested Thursday at about 5:30 p.m. during a countywide sweep of people on probation that was conducted by multiple law enforcement agencies in Marin County, according to police officials.
Organizers say the Puppy Center is being created to establish a healthier environment for mothers to nurture their pups, and to serve the growing number of guide dogs who "transform the lives" of those who are blind or visually impaired.
For students of public health, the new Coronavirus outbreak is a real-life lesson on a global scale.
The song’s beat is ancient by current standards, but the lyrics have been revamped for right now. It’s a new anthem for “Niner Nation” to carry the red-and-gold into Sunday’s big game.
Jesse Gary reports from San Rafael.
On certain street corners just outside downtown San Rafael people say panhandling has become a problem. "I think it is shameful they are allowed to come here and do that," said resident Bruce Sarafraz.
The closure is needed for worker and public safety during the inspections from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 27-30, the agency said.
Police say the 9-1-1 call initially came in at 10:07 a.m., Friday from the 200 block of San Marino Drive in San Rafael.