32-Foot Humpback Washed Ashore Near Pescadoro Likely Killed By BoatScientists were performing a necropsy on a juvenile humpback whale washed up ashore at a beach near Pescadero in San Mateo County.
25-Year Prison Term For Man Representing Himself In Highway 1 ShootingA Beaumont, Texas, man was sentenced Thursday to 25 years in prison for attempted murder and other crimes for shooting at two brothers at a state Highway 1 turn-out near Pescadero last year, San Mateo County prosecutors said Friday.
Fire Sparked By Controlled Burn Contained To 2 Acres In San Mateo CountyCal Fire officials said a brush fire Sunday afternoon in unincorporated San Mateo County was contained to two acres.
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Mountain Lion Blamed For Killing Goat In PescaderoA mountain lion reportedly killed a goat Friday night or early Saturday morning in Pescadero, an unincorporated area in San Mateo County, sheriff's officials said.
Highway 1 Reopens In San Mateo County After Fatal CollisionA stretch of state Highway 1 near Ano Nuevo State Park in San Mateo County has reopened more than three hours after a collision that killed one person and injured two others Monday evening, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Reptile Rescue Group Seeks New Home For 7-Foot Burmese Python Found In PescaderoA snake found under a car outside a school in Pescadero has been taken in by a reptile rescue organization that will try to find it a long-term home, according to the Peninsula Humane Society.
7-Foot-Long Burmese Python Found Under Car Near Pescadero SchoolAuthorities are investigating how a 7-foot-long Burmese python ended up under a car parked outside of a school in Pescadero on Friday afternoon.
8 Plead Not Guilty To Bringing $23M Worth Of Pot From Mexico To San Mateo By BoatEight defendants have pleaded not guilty to transporting more than 5,000 pounds of marijuana from Mexico to San Mateo County by boat, prosecutors said Tuesday.
Boat Drifts Ashore After Collision With Whale Off Pescadero CoastA collision between a whale and a boat off Pescadero on Saturday damaged the craft’s engine causing it to drift ashore and allowing the five passengers to escape, sheriff's officials said.
Motorboat Collides With Whale Near Pescadero; 5 People, Whale Appear UninjuredFive people safely evacuated a motorboat after colliding with a whale off the coast of Pescadero Saturday afternoon. Both the whale and the boaters appear to be uninjured
Repair Work Begins On San Mateo County Tsunami Warning SystemRepair work has begun on eight sirens posted along the San Mateo County coast that are designed to alert residents in the event of a tsunami, a sheriff's spokeswoman said Tuesday.