Cold War-Era Site Shuts Down Over Lead And Asbestos ConcernsLead and asbestos were found at the cube atop Mount Umunhum.
Mt. Umunhum Radar Tower Declared Historic LandmarkA tower that made defensive contributions during the Cold War was added to the Santa Clara County Heritage Resource Inventory under a unanimous vote by the county’s Board of Supervisors Tuesday.
Fire Near Mt. Umunhum Seen Across Santa Clara ValleySmoke from a trailer fire near Mount Umunhum just south of San Jose was widely seen across the area before fire crews put it out Monday morning.
Mt. Umunhum Radar Tower To Remain Standing For At Least 5 YearsThe Mount Umunhum radar tower will remain standing for at least another five years, following a vote by the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District board on Wednesday.
Woman Falls 200 Feet Into South San Jose Ravine; Rescue UnderwayA woman fell off a cliff and into a ravine in South San Jose Thursday, and firefighters are at the scene trying to assess her injuries and rescue her, a fire department spokeswoman said.