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Alameda County

Kathleen Knox

Alameda County Auditor-Controller Candidate Pleads Not Guilty To 6 Felonies

Alameda County’s auditor-controller candidate Kathleen Knox pleaded not guilty Tuesday to six felony counts for allegedly lying in campaign papers about where she lives.

05/06/2014

Kathleen Knox

Alameda County Auditor Candidate Accused Of Lying About Where She Lives

Kathleen Knox said she vows to fight waste and fraud in her campaign for Alameda County Auditor and Controller. But the District Attorney has filed charges against Knox, saying she lied about where she lives.

05/02/2014

Police say Ashley Newton stabbed her 7-month old baby to death before officers found her with the unresponsive child in an East Bay Regional Park. (Source: Alameda County)

Alameda Co. D.A. Charges Mother With Murder Of Her Baby

A San Jose woman was charged with murder on Tuesday for the fatal stabbing of her 7-month-old baby boy in a rural area near Livermore on Saturday.

04/29/2014

Alameda County is proposing to move a probation office to this building on the 1100 block of Jackson Street in Oakland. The building is located next to Lincoln Elementary School and American Indian Public Charter School. (CBS)

Probation Office May Be Moved Near Oakland Schools

Parents in one Oakland neighborhood said they are outraged as Alameda County looks to move a probation office next to two schools.

03/05/2014

A resident had to be rescued from a balcony of a burning Alameda apartment. (CBS)

San Leandro Firefighters Knock Down 2-Alarm House Blaze

An early morning, two-alarm house fire is under investigation in San Leandro after firefighters knocked down the fire where no injuries were reported.

02/21/2014

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Worker Crushed To Death At Volvo-Owned Plant In San Leandro

A mechanic was crushed to death by a tractor in a workplace accident Thursday at a Volvo-owned construction equipment company in San Leandro.

02/13/2014

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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

Sally Trautwein. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Committed To Helping East Bay Homeless Veterans

The most recent homeless count in Alameda County shows 12 percent of the homeless are veterans. It’s a troubling statistic, and one that this week’s Jefferson Award winner is committed to changing.

01/08/2014

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Open Burning Banned In East, South Bay Over Fire Danger From Dry Conditions

State fire officials have issued a ban on all open burning in parts of the East Bay and South Bay due to dry conditions and increased fire danger.

12/30/2013

A worker wears a hazmat suit. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

HazMat Team Diffuses Shelter-In-Place Incident In San Leandro

Hazardous materials crews in Alameda County diffused a situation in San Leandro Saturday evening.

12/15/2013

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