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and Thursday, April 29


Shoreline District still eyeing Teacher Layoffs
The Shoreline Unified School District is facing a state-mandated deadline in two weeks that could result in the district laying off more than three full-time teaching positions.  Shoreline District Superintendent Dr. Stephen Rosenthal told KWMR that now is the time for people to be contacting their state representatives.


Community Meeting sparks conversation about Park Service evictions
The people of Muir Beach and the representatives from the National Park Service came together for a community meeting having to do with the eviction of a long-time local family from park property. KWMR Reporter Brenda Kohn files this report.


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and Tuesday, May 04


Festivities, Ceremony – and Faith – Welcome “Virgin” from Jalisco to Point Reyes Station
Sunday afternoon was special for many in the local and Bay Area Hispanic community as they welcomed a visiting virgin – in both a celebration and religious ceremony that one of the organizers said keeps people strong during these days of anti-immigration rhetoric.


Bovine Bakery Marks 20 Years
Birthday wishes  to the Bovine Bakery – which turned twenty on Monday.  KWMR Reporter Herb Kutchins – a regular at the Bovine - filed this report.


KWMR month-long Art Auction is Underway
KWMR’s Brenda Kohn takes us to the opening day reception for KWMR’s annual art auction, a fundraising event and silent auction that began on Saturday and runs through May 30. 


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and the weekend!


Neighbors Contest Marshall Brandy Distillery
A proposed brandy distillery in Marshall that was approved by the Marin County Planning Commission in April is now being challenged by neighbors who say that the project is lacking required permits. KWMR Reporter Herb Kutchins filed this report.


Dias Ridge Trail Opens
A new multi-use trail that goes from Panoramic Highway on Mt. Tam down to the dairy in Muir Beach opens on Saturday.  KWMR’s Brenda Kohn has all the details. 


Energy Options in June Election
What’s the deal with P,G and E and the Marin Energy Authority?  KWMR’s Herb Kutchins looks at the issues involving local clean energy.