Pescadero

Cougar mountain lion. (National Park Service)

Mountain Lion Blamed For Killing Goat In Pescadero

A 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.

03/29/2015

(CBS)

Highway 1 Reopens In San Mateo County After Fatal Collision

A 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.

03/23/2015

Red tail boa constrictor found in Pescadero

Reptile Rescue Group Seeks New Home For 7-Foot Burmese Python Found In Pescadero

A 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.

09/10/2014

Red tail boa constrictor found in Pescadero

7-Foot-Long Burmese Python Found Under Car Near Pescadero School

Authorities are investigating how a 7-foot-long Burmese python ended up under a car parked outside of a school in Pescadero on Friday afternoon.

09/08/2014

Marijuana, pot

8 Plead Not Guilty To Bringing $23M Worth Of Pot From Mexico To San Mateo By Boat

Eight 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.

08/05/2014

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Boat Drifts Ashore After Collision With Whale Off Pescadero Coast

A 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.

05/26/2014

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Motorboat Collides With Whale Near Pescadero; 5 People, Whale Appear Uninjured

Five 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

05/24/2014

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Repair Work Begins On San Mateo County Tsunami Warning System

Repair 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.

08/13/2013

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Icy Conditions Near San Mateo Coast Prompts Alert For Drivers

Ice on the roadway near the coastal San Mateo County community of Pescadero prompted authorities to issue an alert to motorists Wednesday morning.

01/02/2013

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Over 100 Lightning Strikes Occur Throughout Bay Area

More lightening strikes were possible in the Bay Area on Wednesday, forecasters said, as the result of an unusual weather system.

10/10/2012

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