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Pacific Fisher

Elusive Mammal Threatened By Illegal Pot Farms

Illegal marijuana farms may be to blame for the dwindling population of an elusive mammal many have never seen—the Pacific fisher.

10/11/2014

Brittany at home in San Francisco with her dog Charley. (Photo courtesy of thebrittanyfund.org)

29-Year-Old San Francisco Woman With Brain Cancer Plans To End Her Life On Nov. 1st

Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old woman battling stage 4 brain cancer from San Francisco, plans to die two days after her husband’s birthday by assisted suicide and is launching a nationwide campaign calling for death with dignity laws.

10/07/2014

(USGS)

4.2 Quake Strikes Off Oregon, California Coast

An earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 4.2 struck off the coast Gold Beach, Oregon Friday at 9:58 a.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

10/03/2014

One of the homes destroyed during a wildfire in the town of Weed in Siskiyou County on September 15, 2014. (CBS)

Northern California Lumber Town Of Weed Takes Stock After Devastating Wildfire

Officials said the fast-moving fire caught residents in the small town of Weed near the Oregon border off guard and damaged or destroyed 100 homes and a church in this tiny town.

09/16/2014

College Football Spotlight: Big Ten Reputation On The Line For Michigan State

The Big Ten had an opportunity to make a statement in the opening weekend of the college football season, but Wisconsin let a 24-7 lead slip away against LSU in Houston. As Wisconsin saw a […]

09/02/2014

(CBS SF)

Disabled Tanker From Deadly Fire To Arrive At San Francisco Port For Repairs

A tanker ship disabled by an engine room fire that killed a crewmember earlier this month is due to arrive at the Port of San Francisco Wednesday afternoon.

08/27/2014

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Jason Miller)

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Johnny Football

Here are five little known facts about Johnny Manziel.

08/01/2014

airbnb

Airbnb Starts Collecting Hotel Tax In Portland— San Francisco Likely To Be Next

Airbnb began collecting hotel taxes Tuesday for all of its reservations in Portland, Oregon and is expected to soon do the same in San Francisco.

07/01/2014

A park ranger inspects a redwood tree in Redwood National Park that has been vandalized to steal a "burl." (National Park Service)

Redwood Tree Burl Poaching Spreading To Other NorCal Forests, Oregon

The poaching of knobby growths on ancient redwood trees has spread to national forests in Northern California and Oregon.

06/13/2014

High school shooting in Troutdale, Oregon

High School Shooting In Oregon, One Student Dead

There has been a shooting at Reynolds High School in Troutdale, Ore., east of Portland, police tell CBS News.

06/10/2014

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