Tim Ryan

timryan20100909 kcbs 0232r3 Tim Ryan

Tim Ryan graduated from CSU Chico with a Journalism degree and worked at KSRO Radio Santa Rosa and WCCO News/Talk CBS station in Minneapolis from 1982 through 2000. After several stints with CBS Radio out of NY he made his way to the Bay Area joining KCBS in 2005.

Tim was live on the air from Candlestick Park when the Loma Prieta earthquake struck in 1989, continuing his coverage for days on a borrowed bicycle. He was embedded with the CA National Guard for 11 days after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast in 2005. Tim commutes to work on Caltrain and his bicycle.

Email Tim Ryan
 

Dashboard Camera. (CBS)

SF Public Defender Presses To See CHP Dash Cam Video Of DUI Arrest

A rather typical drunk driving arrest has become has turned into a First Amendment stand-off over whether video recorded by police dashboard cameras should be routinely available to the public.

06/06/2014

A vial of medical marijuana

San Jose Deadlocks Over Medical Marijuana Legislation

The San Jose City Council deadlocked on Tuesday in its years-long effort to regulate medical medical Marijuana collectives and dispensaries.

06/04/2014

Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Police Officers Burnt Out On Mandatory Overtime As City Reexamines Policy

Oakland’s police department continues to suffer a shortage of officers which has lead to mandatory overtime, but a city councilwoman says it’s leading to burnt-out cops. The city is now expected to review this issue.

05/12/2014

Orville Fleming (Sacramento County Sheriff's Office)

Fugitive Cal Fire Chief Suspected Of Murder Accused Of Double Life; Claims Of Firefighter Sex Scandal

The search for a battalion chief suspected in a fatal stabbing has uncovered allegations of a double life and claims of sexual escapes between firefighters and prostitutes.

05/09/2014

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$10 Million Raised In Two Months As Part of Salesforce CEO’s Anti-Poverty Campaign

Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff’s SF Gives initiative raised $10 million in two months as part of an anti-poverty campaign with the help of 20 local companies.

05/07/2014

Foodie Chap: Cafe de la Presse, San Francisco

Despite Slow Start Of Season, First of King Salmon Unloaded At San Francisco’s Pier 45

Some of the first King Salmon of the Northern California commercial salmon fishing season were unloaded at San Francisco’s Pier 45 this week, but it wasn’t exactly a great opening.

05/05/2014

Golden Gate Bridge

California: Not Exactly The Golden State For Those In Their Golden Years

So just where is the best place for Americans to retire? Florida? California? The results of a new survey by Bankrate may surprise you.

05/05/2014

Three people were arrested for allegedly attacking an Alameda County Sheriff's Deputy. (CBS)

3 Arrested In Attack That Hospitalized Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputy

Three people were arrested in an attack that put an Alameda County Sheriff’s Deputy in the hospital.

05/04/2014

Firefighters sift through rubble Friday at burned homes destroyed by a massive gas main explosion and fire in San Bruno. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

PG&E Pleads Not Guilty On Federal Felony Charges Over 2010 San Bruno Explosion

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. officials are set to appear in court on Monday morning to face federal felony charges involving safety violations tied to the deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno.

04/21/2014

A crowd gathers at Lotta's Fountain in San Francisco to mark the 108th anniversary of the 1906 Earthquake and Fire on April 18, 2014. (CBS)

Over 100 Gather In SF To Commemorate 1906 Earthquake; 2 Living Survivors Absent

Although no survivors were present, a crowd of about 150 people marked the 108th anniversary of the great San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906 early Friday morning at Lotta’s fountain on Market Street.

04/18/2014

previous

next

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 54,020 other followers