San Rafael

The American flag flies at half staff over the U.S. Capitol in memory of those killed in the recent mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio August 5, 2019 in Washington, DC.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
August 09, 2019 - 10:01 am
San Rafael Mayor Gary Phillips ordered all American flags on city property to fly at half staff until Congress takes action to curb gun violence.
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Fuel Tanker Overturns In Marin County
Marin County Fire
Jeffrey Schaub
July 31, 2019 - 10:08 am
A lengthy cleanup operation is underway in Marin County after a large tanker truck overturned on a windy road this week, spilling gasoline into a nearby creek.
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An overturned truck on I-580 in San Rafael caused major traffic problems on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge on June 26, 2019.
Caltrans
KCBS Radio Midday News
June 26, 2019 - 11:37 am
An overturned truck on Interstate 580 in San Rafael was causing a severe backup that stretched across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge into the East Bay on Wednesday morning. The accident occurred around 9:13 a.m. on westbound I-580, near where it connects with northbound Highway 101. The delays...
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Dixie School District's board members voted on April 16, 2019 to change their system's debatable name.
Jeffrey Schaub/KCBS Radio
Megan Goldsby
April 17, 2019 - 8:41 am
The board members for the Dixie School District here in Marin have voted to change their school system's name after months of contentious arguing about its meaning.
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Jeffrey Schaub/KCBS Radio
KCBS Radio Morning News
February 13, 2019 - 9:28 am
The debate over the Dixie School District's controversial name remains an unresolved argument between activists claiming that its harks back to a racist past and supporters who laud it as a tribute to a local woman.
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Dreamstime
Jeffrey Schaub
January 15, 2019 - 8:00 pm
A coalition of parents, educators and civil rights advocates are urging San Rafael's Dixie School District to change its name.
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San Rafael Police Department
KCBS Radio Morning News
December 28, 2018 - 9:29 am
The manhunt continues on Friday for an inmate who escaped from San Quentin prison in Marin County earlier this week.
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The roof collapsed at the HomeGoods branch in San Rafael on October 2.
San Rafael Fire Department
KCBS Radio Morning News
October 02, 2018 - 10:01 am
The roof collapsed at a popular San Rafael shop on Tuesday morning as the first rain in months pelted the North Bay.
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The home appliances department at the Sears located inside of Woodfield Mall on May 9, 2017, in Schaumburg, Ill. (Photo by Alyssa Pointer/Chicago Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
Home Appliances Department at Sears (Photo credit: Alyssa Pointer/Chicago Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
Megan Goldsby
April 24, 2018 - 3:24 pm
Now that the Sears is closed at San Rafael’s Northgate Mall, there are many theories about what might take its place. But, most of the shoppers KCBS Radio's Megan Goldsby spoke to don’t think it should be another department store.
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School Lunch
Melissa Culross
February 09, 2018 - 9:45 am
Students across the country are spending time today learning the importance of inclusion through National No One Eats Alone Day. KCBS Radio reporter Melissa Culross visited a San Rafael middle school that is participating in the event. No One Eats Alone Day was created in 2012 by Marin County non-...
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