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The West Marin Feed gained traction as a Facebook page and many of the local followers still find it there. Times have changed and Twitter has taken over as a better news medium, but WMF still posts on Facebook at least two or three times a week.

The best part about Facebook (if there is one) is that there is a lot of really good information that people are able to add to stories in the comments. Unfortunately, you have to go to the Facebook post itself to see these comments, they cannot be imported onto this feed.
 Wednesday, December 23 ,2015 at 12:00pm
"Military officials say a streak of light seen burning across the sky last night was debris from a Russian rocket re-entering the atmosphere." Did anyone see it?
 Tuesday, December 22 ,2015 at 8:40pm
Very important warning, please share. Let's not have another Arch Rock situation.
 Tuesday, December 22 ,2015 at 2:09pm
TWMF had our phone knocked out by rain, sorry for the slow updates. Looks like major flooding all around West Marin today with Stinson Beach having some problems with rock slides and downed trees. Haven't seen the parking lot do this in awhile. (Thx DW).
 Sunday, December 20 ,2015 at 10:09am
A pretty epic sunrise this morning before the rain moved in.
 Saturday, December 19 ,2015 at 6:56pm
The Point Reyes Light wins the week with this cover shot by Brian Ojalvo. King Bolete!!!
 Tuesday, December 15 ,2015 at 4:42pm
"The 330-acre Gallagher Ranch in Point Reyes Station, complete with redwood trees, salmon habitat and an old rail line that could become a key trail link, will remain in the family largely as open space under a $1.5 million conservation deal approved by Marin County officials."
 Monday, December 14 ,2015 at 6:28pm
Almost opening day and things are getting all force be with you on Nicasio Valley Rd. (Thx AN)
 Sunday, December 13 ,2015 at 11:05pm
Rama Day shared this photo of some storm damage from Saturday in downtown Point Reyes. A close call indeed.
 Sunday, December 13 ,2015 at 12:23pm
Lots of wind and rain today, sounds like power is out in parts of Stinson. Upload any other storm related reports in the comments...
 Friday, December 11 ,2015 at 9:14pm
Via Karen Hickey, "Hi neighbors! Around 6:30 this evening we saw a mountain lion lingering off our back deck in first valley Inverness. Please bring your pets inside for safety. "” in Inverness, California."
 Thursday, December 10 ,2015 at 10:51am
@MarinSheriff - "7200 Block of Panoramic Hwy, Stinson Beach temporary closed both directions due to fallen tree in roadway. Stinson Beach Fire on-scene."
 Wednesday, December 9 ,2015 at 6:24pm
Truck just rolled over on Lucas Valley Road. Hopefully everyone ok. Plan accordingly. Second rollover this week. Please drive slow and safe, the roads are slick. (Thx AN)
 Monday, December 7 ,2015 at 2:50pm
Massive waves at the beach today. Be careful if you head out there. "A large long period swell will produce hazardous conditions along the coast. Westerly swell of 20 feet is forecast. These large waves will produce exceptionally large surf and a heightened risk of sneaker wave activity along with strong currents. When visiting the beach on Monday please allow extra distance between yourself and the water. Never turn your back to the ocean when visiting the beach.
 Monday, December 7 ,2015 at 10:45am
This is not good: "The Marshall Store was burglarized for the second time this year on Sunday night, marking the third burglary of its kind in the area since May. Three or four thieves apparently pried open the oyster bar's front door and took the safe, which was bolted to the ground, and the cash in the register, said owner Shannon Gregory. "We have some surveillance footage, but everyone [was] wearing hoodies and masks," he said."
 Monday, December 7 ,2015 at 10:02am
TRAFFIC ALERT: Lucas Valley Road is closed right now due to a vehicle rollover. I will update this post as more info comes in. (thx BE)
 Sunday, December 6 ,2015 at 4:03pm
Photo Quiz: What is this giant lump spotted on Drakes Beach today? Hint: First one of the season to show up here.
 Friday, December 4 ,2015 at 12:51pm
Apparently it's rainbow season. Where's the pot of gold?
 Thursday, December 3 ,2015 at 11:46am
For real rain! Drive safe out there. (Thx AN)
 Wednesday, December 2 ,2015 at 9:26am
Shannon Gregory spotted this epic sunrise double rainbow this morning over Tomales Bay. What a start to the morning...
 Tuesday, December 1 ,2015 at 2:30pm
Shining on 145 years later, the Point Reyes Lighthouse has its birthday today. (Amazing photo shot by Ranger Anela last night)
 Friday, November 27 ,2015 at 8:25pm
TWMF went back to Pierce Point at sunset and it was incredible. There were whale spouts everywhere, elk wandering around, Northern Harriers hunting and a gorgeous sunset. We are thankful to be able to live in this beautiful place.
 Friday, November 27 ,2015 at 6:57pm
@KWMRradio: Emergency units are responding to a report of an overturned vehicle on Shoreline Highway in the vicinity of Tomales Bay Oyster Company
 Friday, November 27 ,2015 at 1:55pm
Lots and lots of whale spouts up and down the Great Beach in Point Reyes today. A surfer reported seeing a Great White Shark at North Beach yesterday afternoon. The ocean is alive!
 Wednesday, November 25 ,2015 at 1:50pm
King tides swept through Tomales Bay this morning. Lots of debris in the water, very little beach. Also a full moon tonight, the 'flower moon'.
 Tuesday, November 24 ,2015 at 11:14pm
Thank you to the West Marin Fund for their very generous support of so many great local organizations.
 Monday, November 23 ,2015 at 9:07pm
Missed Love Connection in Point Reyes: "On a Saturday October afternoon, I was riding up to Bovine Bakery in Pt. Reyes on my bike. Well-meaning coupled friends always tell their single friends. . . "when you least expect it." I had stopped believing that. You proved me wrong. With a glance you have transformed a hope-LESS romantic into a hope-filled one. Thank you for being at the right place at the right time. The odds of ever meeting you again are slim. That being said, although memories fade, I would recognize you instantly. And I would not look away." READ THE FULL POST HERE:
 Monday, November 23 ,2015 at 2:24pm
"MCSO and CHP units responding to a to a vehicle roll over in the SB lane of Shoreline north of Nick's cove. Described as a feed truck at the location of the earlier milk truck off the road, SB lane blocked"
 Monday, November 23 ,2015 at 1:55pm
We found this boat gone adrift by Kilkenny Beach on Tomales Bay. Looks like the mooring got loose.
 Friday, November 20 ,2015 at 1:42pm
"The three young drifters accused in the killings of a hiker in Marin County and a backpacker in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park pleaded not guilty to murder and robbery charges Thursday in Marin County Superior Court. "We are in the early stages of this tragic case," said Brown, Lampley's attorney. "No evidence has been presented. Our young client, Morrison Lampley, is presumed innocent. We ask that everyone withhold judgment until the court process is complete."
 Tuesday, November 17 ,2015 at 11:33am
An unfortunate incident this weekend: "A Mill Valley man driving a black Tesla was arrested Saturday on charges of striking and injuring a cyclist on Shoreline Highway near Panoramic Highway before leaving the scene in what authorities called a road-rage incident."
 Monday, November 16 ,2015 at 1:11pm
The beach season is officially over when Roberto pulls in the rafts from Shell Beach. Noooooooo. (thx JWS)
 Monday, November 16 ,2015 at 11:28am
Apparently the hospital ship USNS Mercy was anchored in Drakes Bay this weekend to ride out the storm. Did anyone get a picture of it? Here is a photo from San Diego.
 Sunday, November 15 ,2015 at 4:52pm
Sounds like a whole bunch of kayakers had to be rescued today in Tomales Bay.
 Sunday, November 15 ,2015 at 10:11am
Another incredible rescue by our local emergency units in Stinson Beach last night. "Rescue crews extricated two people from a car that had plunged off a cliff into the ocean Friday night on Shoreline Highway south of Stinson Beach, the CHP said. While battling the rising tide and waves crashing against the rocks and the vehicle, crews were able to extricate the male driver and female passenger, both of Stinson Beach, and prepare them for transport." Click link for more info.
 Friday, November 13 ,2015 at 2:07pm
Heavy traffic on Bear Valley Road today due to construction. Plan accordingly. (thx MM)
 Thursday, November 12 ,2015 at 11:35am
Bear Valley Road looking quite cold and festive this morning.
 Wednesday, November 11 ,2015 at 9:48pm
Amazing archival footage of a shipwreck in 1931 off of Point Reyes out by Chimney Rock. (thx TM)
 Wednesday, November 11 ,2015 at 10:24am
A mystic sunrise in Inverness. And plenty of Jack Frost to go with it.
 Monday, November 9 ,2015 at 9:25pm
A coyote and her kit photographed yesterday in Point Reyes. I've never seen that, pretty cool. (thx MS)
 Monday, November 9 ,2015 at 9:11am
Dumping rain on SFD through Samuel Taylor with all sorts of lightning. Game on! Drive safe today. (Thx KM)
 Sunday, November 8 ,2015 at 7:23pm
Kirsten Sheehan spotted this epic double rainbow over Tomales Bay this afternoon. Felt like rainbow weather today. Anyone else spot any? Post your picture in the comments.
 Sunday, November 8 ,2015 at 12:31pm
"Mystery light streaking across Bay Area skies was a test missile." Who saw it last night? Here is a picture that Alex Porrata took from Marshall around 6:15pm on Saturday night. Heard a couple of reports from people who saw it. Very strange.
 Saturday, November 7 ,2015 at 10:00pm
Lots happening in the restaurant world in West Marin. Chef Jon Helquist leaves Osteria Stellina after five months. Ed Vigil just left the Inverness Park Store. The Pine Cone closed down and The Privateer in Inverness has soft opened already. Update your scorecards.


The Privateer:
 Friday, November 6 ,2015 at 4:13pm
This is horrible. "California's crab fiasco is worse for sea lions then humans. An unusually deep layer of warm water in the Pacific has fueled a Pseudo-nitzchia bloom like scientists have never seen. Sea lions eat crabs, in addition to all those little algae-feeders like sardines and anchovies"”all packed with domoic acid because of the monster bloom. And there's no way to warn them of the poison lurking in their meals."

Where is that 'do not like' button?
 Wednesday, November 4 ,2015 at 5:51pm
For those who dig beer. "Oysters and beer have long been a perfect pairing, but we wanted to combine the two in a truly local collaboration for a great beer with a great story," Freccia added. Brewed with Hog Island Oyster Company, Marooned on Hog Island oyster stout will be shucked into cans on November 13, making its return for the first time in three years."
 Wednesday, November 4 ,2015 at 12:45pm
For those keeping score, Measure G passed yesterday. "The Inverness Public Utility District is asking voters to increase its appropriations limit through the 2017-8 fiscal year. Measure G, which is on the Nov. 3 ballot, requires a simple majority to pass. The routine measure, required under the state constitution's so-called Gann amendment, will allow the district to use all of the local tax revenue it collects." Yay.
 Monday, November 2 ,2015 at 10:28am
There was a structure fire on Miwok in Inverness last night around 3am. We were woken up by the fire trucks and watched the lights from across the valley. Not sure how bad it was, anyone else know the details?
 Saturday, October 31 ,2015 at 6:01pm
Fiona over at the Point Reyes Farmer's Market shared this Halloween message with us, spot on. Don't forget, only two markets left! And the Haggards will be playing a very special Halloween show at The Western tonight, should be a blast. And if you have good Halloween photos from tonight, share them in the comments! Be safe, have fun!
 Saturday, October 31 ,2015 at 5:45pm
Whoa, new restaurant in Inverness, when did this happen? Anyone have details? A menu? Sir Francis Drake was a privateer?
 Friday, October 30 ,2015 at 6:25pm
UPDATE: @KWMRradio: RV fire extending into the vegetation mile marker 3.60 Shoreline highway at Panoramic south of Muir Beach multiple units responding. Shoreline to be closed at Panoramic. Aircraft requested.
 Friday, October 30 ,2015 at 2:15pm
The Tomales Bay Watershed council posted their testing results for this week and Chicken Ranch Beach does not meet the 'contact recreation standards'. If you're more interested in what this means, check out their web page then go to their annual meeting on Nov. 3 at the Yacht Club in Inveress at 3pm. (thx RD)

 Wednesday, October 28 ,2015 at 4:36pm
"Locals beware of the car off to right side of road, just south of Samuel P on Sir Francis Drake, go slow!!!! Blind curve." (thx VLB)
 Wednesday, October 28 ,2015 at 12:23pm
The things that crop up on eBay. "Vintage California Lighthouse at Point Reyes 1870 Blueprint 21" x 23" (255)".
 Tuesday, October 27 ,2015 at 1:22pm
"A man who died in a Tomales Bay boating accident was identified as a Roseville resident Tuesday while authorities continued searching for another missing man ahead of the approaching storm. Ananiy Malinovsky, 55, died Monday morning after the 20-foot boat carrying him and two other men capsized near Tomales Point in the Point Reyes National Seashore."
 Tuesday, October 27 ,2015 at 9:57am
"An hours-long search for a missing boater in (Tomales Bay) stopped Monday evening, but rescue crews say they are not giving up hope just yet. Monday evening, the fog made the search very difficult, but they'll be back out again on Tuesday morning.

The man was last seen Monday morning off the waters of Tomales Bay. That's when a distress call went out that all three men on board the small fishing boat were in the water. One of those men is dead and the other survived the ordeal."
 Monday, October 26 ,2015 at 7:17pm
"One boater is dead, one is missing and a third was found alive at the mouth of Tomales Bay in Marin County Monday morning, a National Park Service spokesman said." Anyone else have other details?

 Monday, October 26 ,2015 at 2:51pm
My California Dark Dream in the NYTimes this weekend. "Eyes wide open, here," says Terry Sawyer, co-owner of the nearby Hog Island Oyster Company, where the big issue is excess atmospheric carbon dioxide raising ocean acidity so fast that oyster larvae struggle to build shells. "The California dream of us being wet and making a living and enjoying ourselves may be threatened," he says. "I have kids, and I want that dream intact for them, but it may not be the same dream. I may not be growing the same organism. I am hopeful, but I am extremely concerned."
 Sunday, October 25 ,2015 at 3:34pm
Secret graffiti spot of the day. Do you know where this is?
 Sunday, October 25 ,2015 at 11:02am
The annual pancake breakfast happening at the Point Reyes Fire Station this morning. Come on down and support your local firefighters!
 Saturday, October 24 ,2015 at 3:43pm
A cluster of some 20 great white sharks was recently spotted by the U.S. Coast Guard off Pacifica and Ocean Beach, an unusually large gathering that has heightened concerns about the safety of local swimmers, wind surfers and kayakers. "This is the first I'd heard of near-shore aggregating in such an urban area," said Schramm, who could not recall ever seeing so many large sharks in one place.
 Friday, October 23 ,2015 at 10:47am
 Monday, October 19 ,2015 at 9:31pm
Now is a great time to go check out the elk in the park. Huge, beautiful, pointy antlers.
 Sunday, October 18 ,2015 at 4:42pm
A biblical level sunrise this morning at Drakes Beach in Point Reyes.
 Saturday, October 17 ,2015 at 10:20pm
Very sad news. After more then 20 years, the Pine Cone Diner is closed for business. A West Marin institution and Joanie is the best. Leave your best Pine Cone memories in the comments. (Like this if you miss it, especially the pancakes...)
 Thursday, October 15 ,2015 at 11:01am
More controlled burning happening today: "The controlled burn started Wednesday on 122 acres of the Historic N Ranch near Sir Francis Drake Boulevard and will resume Thursday, the National Park Service said in a press release. The burns are part of a park service effort to control Scotch broom and maintain open grasslands between large tracts of dense forest on the Bolinas Ridge and Inverness Ridge."
 Wednesday, October 14 ,2015 at 10:54pm
Tonight was the Lagunitas Creek Bridge informational meeting at the Dance Palace. Anyone go? Thoughts? (Thx SC)
 Wednesday, October 14 ,2015 at 1:14pm
"Marin County Fire reports that they have started ignition on the control burn at Drake's Estero."
 Tuesday, October 13 ,2015 at 11:31pm
The annual Orionid meteor shower isn't due to peak until October 21-22, but I was up at 6:00 am this morning and saw a beautiful meteor shoot across the sky right where they say to look (by Orion's Belt). So get out there late or early and let us know if you see one!

Everything you need to know about the Orionid meteor shower:
 Sunday, October 11 ,2015 at 11:14pm
Not sure where this blog found the Linders, but they are a West Marin treasure. "Mort and Virginia Linder have been married for over 53 years. When I asked them what the their secret is Mort answered," Just be extra nice to each other I don't think I've ever been mad at Ginny for over 10 minutes. We feel like we've been on a magical mystery tour. Ginny said, "I miss him even when he goes to the post office. We've had a happy life and I like that he can fix my car." (thx AP)

 Thursday, October 8 ,2015 at 9:52pm
Here is a sunset chaser from tonight in Bolinas to help wash away some of the sadness from this week. Nice place to live. (Thx AN)
 Thursday, October 8 ,2015 at 3:50pm
Things that happen while you sleep. A marine salvage project out at the Great Beach in Point Reyes last night. I hope they had insurance. Did anyone see when they towed the boat parts through town today? (thx IY)
 Thursday, October 8 ,2015 at 8:08am
To all my friends and family in West Marin, I can't begin to express my appreciation for all your help and support over the past 48 hours.

I have been involved a number of horrific and unimaginable crime investigations over my past 30+ years but the senseless murder as this one is just baffling to me.

Thank you for all the kind words of support and more importantly I need to thank all of you for your willingness in becoming involved as a community to support one another.

There is no question in my mind that without the support of citizens from across West Marin and throughout the entire county in providing key tips and information that led to a quick and safe apprehension of three heartless individuals, we would still be searching for each of these three individuals. Without your help and support my job would be almost impossible, however as we all witnesses this week, working together in partnership in achieving the same goal can be unbeatable.

Thanks to you my fellow Westmarinites for all you've done in helping to keep our community safe as you have once again proved to me this week. - Doug Pittman
 Wednesday, October 7 ,2015 at 4:51pm
BREAKING: "Three suspects were arrested Wednesday in Portland, Ore., on suspicion of murdering tantric therapist Steve Carter on a Marin County hiking trail, the county sheriff's office said."

"Doug Pittman said detectives were helped by citizens and a trail of evidence, including photographs and videos taken at a convenience store, school and gas station. He showed one photograph taken 30 minutes after the shooting at a gas station in Point Reyes Station. It showed the three suspects with the stolen vehicle."