Best Springtime Destinations Near & Around San FranciscoWine tasting in up-and-coming regions, rolling hills, lake recreation, historic Gold Rush towns and even an international film festival in historic Sonoma Plaza are some options for exploring not far from home.
Gov. Brown Credits Prison Inmates In Rocky Fire FightNearly 1,200 inmate firefighters are helping in the battle against the Rocky Fire, which has now charred nearly 70,000 acres and is 85 percent contained.
'One Big Monster': Cooler Temperatures Bring Little Relief To Rocky FireThousands of firefighters battling the Rocky Fire were aided by cooler temperatures and higher humidity.
101 Square Miles Scorched In Week-Old Rocky Fire, 20 Percent ContainedAs firefighters and equipment from outside the state poured in to battle the blaze burning 10 miles from Clear Lake, more than 13,000 people were required or urged to leave their homes, vacation cabins and campsites in the latest fire-prone region to find itself under siege.
13 Photos Show Rocky Fire's Terrifying Fast-Spreading RageThe Rocky Fire tripled in size over the weekend to 60,000 acres, generating its own winds that spread the flames at an unprecedented rate.
Discover 5 Lake House Getaways In Northern CaliforniaWhile San Francisco is known more for it's city and nightlife, on the outskirts and neighboring counties, there are some of the best lake destinations in California.
Small Earthquake Shakes Area North Of Clear LakeAn earthquake with a magnitude of 3.1 rattled an area of Lake County north of Clear Lake, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Defiant NorCal Widow Pens 'Thank You' Note To Burglars Who Struck As Husband Was DyingSunday evening Naomi Richmond's husband David died of a massive heart attack in their home in Lake County. As she followed the ambulance to the hospital, someone used the tragedy to break in and ransack her home.
Broken Pipes May Be To Blame For Sinkhole Swallowing Lake County HomesHomeowners in Lakeport, just above Clear Lake, finally have a possible explanation as to why the land around them is slipping away, leaving broken and vacant houses behind.
Man Lost In Lake County Wilderness Found, Survived On Pine NutsThe family of a Sacramento-area man who was lost in the wilderness for more than a week says he survived on runoff and pine nuts.
Eye On The Bay: Road to Nowhere - Cobb MountainBrian explores one of the Bay Area's least traveled roads, heading north of Calistoga and south of Clear Lake. It's a drive ignored by nearly all Napa Valley wine tasters, who typically end their trip where ours begins.
Clear Lake At Risk Of Overflowing, Damaging HomesHomeowners in Lake County are stocking up on sandbags, as officials warn that Clear Lake may flood for the first time in 13 years.