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Mike Colgan

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Mike Colgan, who has worked in Bay Area radio for more than 40 years, has been at KCBS since 1988. Other stops include a 13 year stint at KFRC, then known as the Big 610.

Mike is assigned to the KCBS Silicon Valley Bureau. He has covered many of the biggest Bay Area stories over the last four decades, including the Moscone/Milk assassinations.

An avid sports fan, Mike grew up in San Francisco. He also loves playing backgammon and staying fit. What he enjoys most though is spending time with his two young grandsons.

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Rim Fire Continues To Burn Near Yosemite National Park

Cal Fire Hiring Seasonal Firefighters, Busy Season Expected

Cal Fire announced they’re hiring more seasonal firefighters in response to the state having already seen three times as many wild fires this year than normal.

04/14/2014

A stack of mailed-in voter ballots. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Early Voting Expected To Hit All-Time High In June Primary

Early voting is expected to hit an all-time high in the June 3rd primary election with the vote-by-mail option dramatically gaining in popularity over the last decade. One political analyst says it also means candidates must start their campaigns even earlier.

04/11/2014

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on East Capitol Expressway on April 9, 2014. (Mike Colgan, CBS)

Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run Collision In San Jose

The roadway is now open, but police are still looking for the driver who struck the pedestrian.

04/09/2014

Sea Otter

Monterey Boaters & Fisherman Warned To Look Out For Vulnerable Sea Otters

Fisherman and boaters going in and out of Monterey Bay are being warned to be on the lookout for sea otters that may be hunting at the start of salmon season.

04/07/2014

Downtown San Jose

New Restaurants Revitalize Downtown San Jose

Downtown San Jose is experiencing a restaurant boom as over 40 new eateries have opened in recent months indicating a urban revival for the area.

04/04/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

Shrinking San Jose Police Department Has Few Recruits For New Academy

San Jose’s police department has only filled 29 of 60 slots in next month’s police academy. Mayor Chuck Reed is calling the recruitment efforts unsuccessful.

04/02/2014

A rendering of the proposed second Apple Inc. campus in Cupertino (Apple Inc.)

Drivers Blame Apple’s Cupertino Spaceship Campus Construction For Bad Traffic

Construction on Apple’s Spaceship campus is about to lift off into its second phase, but area motorists say it’s resulting in traffic gridlock.

04/01/2014

(CBS)

16 Peninsula Gang Members Arraigned On Charges Including Murder

16 gang members, mostly based in East Palo Alto, were arraigned Monday in a multi-agency operation called ‘Operation Sunny Day’.

03/24/2014

Video obtained by KPIX 5 shows a dashboard camera recording a shootout on 23rd Avenue and East 23rd Street on August 14, 2013. (CBS)

Palo Alto Police Unveil Near 360-Degree Patrol Car Cameras With Audio Capabilities

Palo Alto police have unveiled a new state-of-the-art video-camera system designed to capture what’s going on from all sides of the patrol car and even includes audio capabilities.

03/20/2014

Crews attempt a rescue from an Alum Rock cliff-side. (CBS)

Firefighters Rescue Hiker After Falling From Cliff At Alum Rock Park

San Jose firefighters were conducting a cliff rescue in Alum Rock Park Tuesday morning, a fire department dispatcher said.

03/18/2014

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