Montara

Dog Walker Gary Hesterberg was shot with a stun-gun in San Mateo County (San Mateo Sheriff)

Bay Area Dog Walker Hit With Stun Gun Sues Park Service

A San Mateo County man is suing the National Park Service and a park ranger who allegedly shot him with a stun gun for being uncooperative about his off-leash dog.

03/22/2013

Caltrans crews working inside the Devil's Slide Tunnel. (CBS)

Devil’s Slide Tunnels Set To Open On March 25

It appears that later this month the “coast is clear” for those hoping to travel through the Devil’s Slide twin tunnels, as a grand opening date for the $440 million, eight-year project has been slated for March 25.

03/13/2013

(CBS)

Man Arrested On Prior Warrants After Montara Cliff Rescue

A man rescued from a cliff near Montara early Thursday morning was arrested after authorities discovered he was wanted on felony probation violation warrants, San Mateo County sheriff’s officials said.

04/20/2012

A mountain lion. (usbr.gov)

Young Mountain Lion Spotted Outside Montara Home

A mountain lion cub was seen in the coastal community of Montara on Sunday evening, San Mateo County emergency officials said.

03/13/2012

Taser, stun gun

Rep. Speier Calls For Investigation Into Dog Walker Tasing

A Peninsula congresswoman wants an independent investigator to determine whether a federal park ranger used excessive force when she used a stun gun on a man walking his dogs.

02/02/2012

Caltrans crews working inside the Devil's Slide Tunnel. (CBS)

Devil’s Slide Tunnel Project Reaches Milestone

The Devil’s Slide tunnel project is expected to mark a milestone on Thursday as paving nears completion. The tunnel is set to open to traffic later this year.

02/01/2012

Dog Walker Gary Hesterberg was shot with a stun-gun in San Mateo County (San Mateo Sheriff)

Peninsula Park Ranger Uses Stun Gun On Man Walking Dogs Off-Leash

A park spokesman said a man walking his dogs in San Mateo County was hit with a stun gun only after it “developed into a more serious law enforcement situation.”

01/31/2012

Samuel Wurzelbacher, also known as "Joe The Plumber." (J.D. Pooley/Getty Images)

‘Joe The Plumber’ Speaks At Conservative San Mateo Co. Fundraiser

Conservative leaders from around the country gathered at a private home in Montara Thursday evening to raise funds to challenge President Barack Obama’s presidential re-election bid.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/24/2011

Caltrans crews working inside the Devil's Slide Tunnel. (CBS)

Breakthrough Moment for Devil’s Slide Tunnel Project

Construction crews broke through the other side of San Pedro Mountain on Friday, a milestone in the Devil’s Slide tunnel project.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/01/2010

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