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San Mateo County

Yellow Fever Mosquito, or aedes egypti.

Deadly Yellow Fever Mosquito Resurfaces In Menlo Park

A deadly mosquito that hasn’t been seen in the Bay Area since the 70s has been detected in San Mateo County.

04/12/2014

A computer keyboard. (CBS)

New Website Offers Updates, Alerts On San Mateo County Sex Offender Movements

In an effort to alert the public about sex offenders and predators, the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office is launching a website that helps community members search for such criminals in their neighborhoods.

04/07/2014

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Case Of Measles Confirmed In San Mateo County Patient

A rare case of measles has been detected in a San Mateo County patient, the regional health department announced Tuesday.

02/26/2014

sandbags

Some Bay Area Cities Offer Sandbags For Weekend Storm

A massive storm is expected to soak the Bay Area this weekend, which could lead to flooding. Several cities have announced locations to pick up sand bags. This list will be updated as new information becomes available.

02/07/2014

A man receives a flu shot. (Mahmud Hams/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Health Officials Report 6 More Flu Deaths

Six more flu-related deaths have been recorded in San Mateo, San Francisco, Sonoma and Contra Costa counties, health officials said Wednesday.

01/22/2014

A box of influenza vaccine shots is seen in the MinuteClinic at the CVS/pharmacy on January 6, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The 2013-2014 influenza season is starting to take off in the United States, with more than half the country reporting widespread cases of flu activity, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Bay Area Flu-Related Death Toll Rises To 18

More flu deaths were reported throughout the Bay Area Tuesday, with 18 residents fatally contracting the virus so far this winter season, according to health officials.

01/14/2014

A man receives a flu shot. (Mahmud Hams/AFP/Getty Images)

San Mateo, Sonoma Counties See 1st Flu-Related Deaths Of Season

Two more Bay Area counties reported their first flu-related deaths of the season on Thursday — San Mateo County and Sonoma County.

01/09/2014

Road Rescue

Passengers Rescued From Car That Plunged Off Hwy 92 Near Half Moon Bay

Authorities say a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter rescued three of four people in a vehicle that went down an embankment on Highway 92 near Half Moon Bay.

11/28/2013

Former San Mateo Probation Chief Stuart Forrest. (San Mateo County Sheriff)

Former San Mateo County Probation Chief Sentenced For Child Porn Charge

A former San Mateo County probation chief convicted of possessing child pornography was sentenced Friday to 10 months in county jail and was led away from court in handcuffs.

09/20/2013

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Bicyclist Killed After Colliding With Minivan In San Mateo Mountains

A woman riding a bicycle was killed Wednesday afternoon after colliding with a vehicle on Skyline Boulevard in the mountains of San Mateo County.

09/18/2013

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