The Beginnings of the Hearsay News
February - May, 1974
ANCIENT VIDEO ARCHIVES
March 10, 1969
Bolinas residents discuss who ought to manage the environmentally sensitive Bolinas Lagoon.
August 27, 1970
Channel 5 News Interviews Dr. John Doss about the Hepatitis Epidemic in Bolinas.
State Health Department officials have been called in to investigate an outbreak of hepatitis. Features an interview with the only physician in town Dr John Doss, who explains that 12 cases of hepatitis have been confirmed since July, which he suspects was transmitted by a carrier through lagoon water. He goes on to refer to this outbreak amongst the small community of Bolinas as "a disaster" and "an epidemic." Also includes interviews with State Health Department officials. Arnow ends his report by pointing out it is expected to take at least two years before a proposed sewage plant will begin operations.
January 21, 1971
Video of Bolinas residents trying to stop an oil spill from entering the Bolinas Lagoon.
AUGUST 20, 1973 -- Advertising Polluted Beaches to Discourage Tourism.
KPIX Eyewitness News report by Rollin Post from Bolinas featuring interviews with residents about the use of pollution quarantine sign at beaches, to try and discourage tourism.