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Mayor Of Antioch Faces 2nd Recall Attempt In 2 Years Over Response To Crime

A resident distressed about the state of crime in Antioch plans to launch his second attempt on Tuesday to recall Mayor Wade Harper.

01/16/2015

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Thor, Retired Heroic Antioch Police Dog, Dies

Thor, a retired Antioch police dog that worked with the department for more than a decade died Tuesday, according to an organization devoted to law enforcement dogs.

12/31/2014

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Pittsburg Man Fatally Shot At House In Antioch

Police are investigating the shooting death of a 23-year-old Pittsburg resident in Antioch Sunday afternoon.

12/21/2014

(Bay Area News Group)

‘Christmas Miracle’ Kitten Rescued After Spending 10 Days Stuck In An Antioch Storm Drain

The mewing pleas of a frightened kitten were answered Thursday after volunteers safely coaxed the feline from out a storm drain it spent over a week trapped in.

12/19/2014

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Antioch Homeowner Fights Back, Shoots Home Invasion Robbery Suspects

A man was shot and wounded by a homeowner in Antioch Wednesday after he and another suspect allegedly broke into an occupied house, police said.

12/10/2014

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2 Women Critically Hurt In Antioch Wrong-Way Crash

Two women are in critical condition after their vehicle suddenly veered into oncoming traffic and collided with another car in Antioch Sunday night, police said.

12/01/2014

Valuable water resources in Antioch.

Drought: Valuable 100-Year-Old Water Rights Could Make Some East Bay Cities Rich

California’s pre-1914 water rights are not regulated. Even in drought years, whoever claimed the water first, gets it.

11/14/2014

A child wears a princess costume from the film 'Frozen' (Keston Ott-dahl)

Antioch Mom’s Petition Demanding Disney Include Down Syndrome Princess In Film Nears Goal

An Antioch couple says a little more diversity in popular culture could go a long way to prevent the bullying of children with disabilities, and they’re calling on Disney to make a change.

11/10/2014

Rat Survives Fire

Pet Rat Survives 2-Alarm Antioch House Fire, Collapsed Roof

A pet rat survived a two-alarm fire in Antioch at a home where the roof collapsed early Sunday morning.

11/09/2014

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Man Found Shot Dead On Antioch Street Corner

Police are investigating the death of a 36-year-old man found with a gunshot wound in Antioch early Saturday morning.

11/08/2014

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