Patti Reising

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

Accident Scene

KCBS In Depth: Vision Zero, The Plan To End Pedestrian Deaths On San Francisco Streets

KCBS’ Patti Reising and Ed Ed Cavagnaro sit down with Nicole Schneider, the executive director for Walk SF’, San Francisco’s only pedestrian advocacy nonprofit group, to discuss the rising number of pedestrian injuries and death and Vision Zero—a plan, started in Sweden, to reduce the number of deaths to zero in ten years.

03/24/2014

An injured 49er is attended to on the field. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

California Bill Would Limit Workers Comp For Professional Athletes

The National Football League and other professional leagues favor legislation by Central Valley Assemblyman Henry Perea to close what they see as a loophole that athletes with tenuous connections to the state to file for what’s known as cumulative injuries that occur after years of playing.

07/10/2013

The owner of a gourmet food truck takes a customer order. (Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

New Street Food Park Opens In San Francisco

The SoMa StrEat Food Park showcases a rotation of up to 10 food trucks and is open for lunch and dinner seven days a week.

06/10/2012

Lady Washington

Tall Ship ‘Lady Washington’ Makes Visit To Bay Area

The Lady Washington has historical connections as it was the first U.S.-flagged vessel to visit the Japanese mainland back in 1791.

03/11/2012

Bathroom Scale. (AP)

Study Finds Obese Doctors Less Likely To Diagnose Obesity

A new study finds obese doctors were less likely to diagnose obesity in their patients.

02/05/2012

A person walking with a cane. (AP)

New Year Law Will Protect California Seniors From Sham Insurers

State Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones says vulnerable segments of the population are often taken advantage of.

12/26/2011

A sign at a California Department of Motor Vehicles office. (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

DMV Cuts Waiting Time By Making More Appointments Available

While service at the DMV has long been the butt of many jokes The California Department of Motor Vehicles is making it both easier and faster to do business there.

10/30/2011

San Francisco Half Marathon

San Francisco Marathon More About The Journey For Some Runners

Thousands of runners will lace up their sneakers for a grueling trek through the city known as The San Francisco Marathon next Sunday. But for some, the exercise will be more about the journey than the finish.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/24/2011

Apple iPhone 3GS

Bay Area Developers Create iPhone App For Crisis Communication

There is now an app available to help with communications during times of crisis.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/03/2011

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