Lightning Knocks Out Power In Santa Rosa; Damages Brentwood HomeA low pressure system fired pulses of unstable weather into the Bay Area Wednesday morning, triggering lightning storms that damaged a home in Brentwood and knocked out power to a Santa Rosa neighborhood
Contra Costa Authorities Seek Help In Homicide Of San Francisco WomanA San Francisco woman found dead at the side of a remote rural in Byron has been identified by authorities as the investigation into her homicide continues.
CHP Rescues Wounded Bobcat On Side Of Road In East Bay HillsA wounded bobcat is going to get the treatment it needs thanks to California Highway Patrol officers.
Burglars Targeting Posh Golf Course Homes In BlackhawkBurglars struck three Blackhawk homes this week, making that eight such crimes in the posh gated East Bay community since May, authorities said.
West Nile Virus Detected In Birds, Mosquitoes In Contra Costa CountyTwo dead birds found and a group of mosquitoes were the first cases of West Nile virus detected in Contra Costa County this year.
Suspect Arrested In Shooting Of 12-Year-Old Boy In North RichmondAuthorities announced Friday that a suspect was taken into custody in connection with a shooting Thursday evening that sent a 12-year-old boy to the hospital.
Contra Costa Supes Vote Unanimously To Restrict Flavored Tobacco SalesThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to prohibit the selling of flavored tobacco products near parks and schools in unincorporated areas of the county.
New Pilot Program Aims To Stop Domestic Violence Before It's Too LatePolice agencies from around the country are in the Bay Area this week to check out a program that is helping victims of domestic violence.
Firefighters Fully Contain 16-Acre Moraga Grass FireFirefighters fully contained a 4-alarm grass fire Monday night that burned 16 acres near a Moraga high school.
Nest Boxes Help Wood Ducks Make East Bay RecoveryA species of duck is making a rebound in parts of Contra Costa County with a little help from concerned humans.
Poll Shows A Majority Of Contra Costa Residents Want DA To ResignTroubles continued to mount for Conta Costa County's embattled District Attorney Tuesday as an exclusive new KPIX 5 poll showed a whopping 70 percent of respondents saying he should resign.
Amtrak Train Strikes Pedestrian; Capitol Corridor DelaysAn eastbound Capitol Corridor train struck and killed a person Thursday morning, according to officials at Amtrak and the Contra Costa County coroner's office.