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  1. Crab season outlook murky, but researcher hopefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    The upcoming Dungeness crab season will likely be affected by harmful algal blooms that contaminate seafood with a potent biotoxin, but the impact on commercial fishing probably won't be as severe as it was in 2015-16, when the season was disrupted by an unprecedented closure, experts said Wednesday. Record-breaking warm temperatures in the Pacific Ocean last year produced a “super bloom” of algae along the West Coast, causing unsafe levels of domoic acid in crab and other shellfish.

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  2. Blood bank seeks donations amid shortage in Marin, Northern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    A regularly held blood drive at the Kentfield fire station attracted 95 donors Tuesday, and the 67 pints collected could save up to 200 lives, according to blood center officials. And it came at just the right time: Blood centers across Northern California, including in Marin, are in dire need of blood donations amid a low supply.

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  3. In Your Town June 1, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    The Marin Parents of Multiples Club will hold its 11th annual community garage sale on June 4 at Marin Catholic High School. The main sale will be from 7:45 a.m. to noon.

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  4. Alastair Blanda s Fish Wrap: Salmon angling picking upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    Roger Thomas, skipper of the Salty Lady party boat, usually has his hands on the wheel, but on Tuesday he got his hands on a 15-pound king salmon. Well, actually, deckhand Jared Davis fought the fish, which struck a trolled anchovy a few miles off the San Mateo coast, while Thomas did his duty maneuvering the boat, but the salmon was caught on Thomas' rod, and the veteran captain soaked up the glory of the obligatory fish photo.

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  5. Marin in U.S. top five in least affordable housing marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    Marin, Santa Cruz and San Francisco counties are among the five least affordable markets in the nation. That's according to a first-quarter analysis of 456 U.S. counties by RealtyTrac, the real estate information company.

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  6. California parole program for older inmates puts victims through fresh traumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    Barely two weeks ago, the victim stood shaking at a parole hearing inside the spiked gates of San Quentin Prison and prepared to face the “Pleasure Point rapist,” who attacked her and at least four other women in Santa Cruz in the 1980s. “I am here before you today shocked, angry and terrified,” she said, choking up as she read from her statement.

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  7. NorCal boys basketball: St. Francis comeback falls short at Modesto ChristianRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    After everything that unfolded before a standing-room-only crowd at Modesto Christian on Friday night, St. Francis had a chance to survive as the final seconds rolled off the clock. But unlike two weeks ago, when a wild comeback in the first round of the section playoffs led to a dramatic victory, the senior-heavy Lancers fell short this time.

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  8. CCS Division IV girls basketball: Sacred Heart Prep tops Scotts Valley in finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    Ma ata Makoni missed the first free throw but made the second with 23.6 seconds left, and that was the decisive point as Sacred Heart Prep edged Scotts Valley 52-51 to win a thrilling CCS Division IV championship game at Kaiser Permanente Arena in Santa Cruz. In a game that was close throughout - the biggest lead was seven points - sophomore forward Tatum Angotti came up huge for Sacred Heart Prep.

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  9. CCS boys basketball playoffs: St. Francis beats Santa Cruz in overtimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    With Santa Cruz's Darnell White driving for a layup that would have beaten top-seeded St. Francis in the first round of the Central Coast Section's Open Division basketball playoffs Friday night, Gabe Adzich used every bit of his 6-foot-4 height to save the Lancers. From there, St. Francis played like the area's best team, denying eighth-seeded Santa Cruz a historic triumph with a 68-58 victory.

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  10. CCS boys basketball: St. Francis escapes with OT win over Santa Cruz; Mitty beats Menlo-AthertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    With Santa Cruz s Darnell White driving for a layup that would have beaten top-seeded St. Francis in the first round of the Central Coast Section s Open Division basketball playoffs Friday night, Gabe Adzich used every bit of his 6-foot-4 height to save the Lancers. From there, St. Francis played like the area s best team, denying eighth-seeded Santa Cruz a historic triumph with a 68-58 victory.

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  11. CCS basketball playoffs: Will public school boys end first-round Open Division drought?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    Public schools are 0-10 in opening-round play in the first three years of the best-of-the-best division. The CCS Open Division playoffs begin Friday at two sites.

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  12. Nic Lamb of Santa Cruz wins first Titans of Mavericks contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    Tyler Fox of Aptos makes the drop beneath a hovering helicopter during the Titans of Mavericks final Friday. Fox took fourth place while Nic Lamb of Santa Cruz won the big wave contest.

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  13. In Your Town for Feb. 13, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    The College of Marin Drama Department is hosting auditions March 8 for “King Lear” directed by James Dunn. Auditions are from 6:30-9:30 p.m. in the College of Marin Studio Theatre at the corner of Sir Francis Drake Boulevard and Laurel Avenue.

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  14. Half Moon Bay: Mavericks surf contest set for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    In this 2008 photo, Greg Long, left, and Jamie Sterling surf a giant wave during the Mavericks surf contest in Half Moon Bay. The world's best big-wave competition, Titans of Mavericks has been set for Friday.

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  15. Life after brain injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    Jane Parks-McKay and her husband, Tim McKay with their dog, Luka, at Jade Street Park in Capitola, Calif., Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016. Nine years ago, robotics engineer Tim McCay of Santa Cruz was at work, getting into his car, when he bumped his head on a door frame fairly hard.

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  16. Hayne '10 times more confident' now, excited for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    Hayne, a former Australian rugby-league star, remains intent on making it in the NFL and expects to show off what his "incredible" transformationa year from now. He hasn't been seen in a 49ers uniform the past seven games, and it remains uncertain whether he'll get promoted from the practice squad in these final three games.

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  17. Marin research links California sea lion maladies to algae bloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    Scoggins was found lethargic and undernourished in December 2013 at Marina State Beach in Monterey County. The sea lion was restored to health at the Marine Mammal Center in the Marin Headlands.

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  18. Marine Mammal Center sees record number of stranded seal pupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    Another species of marine wildlife has begun turning up, emaciated and weak, in record numbers on the California coast in what continue to be alarming signs of oceanic distress. Unhealthy northern fur seal pups have been found stranded on beaches in record numbers, newly weaned and weighing little more than typical birth weight for the species, marine mammal experts said.

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