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Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

Fish Become Focus In War Over Future Of Delta Water

A sportfish has become a target in the war over water rights in the Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta. The debate over the striped bass is coming to light amid a controversial state proposal to build two twin tunnels under the Delta.

11/15/2013

Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

Proposed Delta Water Tunnels Reignite Battle Over Water Rights

The decades-long war for water rights between the Delta and the Central Valley farms further south is coming to a head.

11/15/2013

Susan Green (Family Photo)

Desperate Search Developing In Delta For Missing Isleton Woman

The brother of an Isleton woman who went missing after leaving a karaoke bar more than a week ago plans to fly over the Delta in search for clues to her whereabouts amid mounting urgency about her disappearance.

08/22/2013

Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

State Water Officials Propose Major Changes To Delta Conservation Plan

California water officials are proposing changes to a multibillion dollar plan involving two water diversion tunnels for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.

08/16/2013

SFO evacuation, San Francisco International Airport, bomb squad

ConsumerWatch: Delta to Begin “California Corridor” Shuttle At SFO

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Delta Airlines plans to start running an hourly shuttle service between San Francisco and Los Angeles starting September 3, 2013. The move will mean 14 new flights per day between […]

08/01/2013

Stevens Creek

Opposition To Governor’s Water Conservation Plan Grows

As the slow roll-out of California Governor Jerry Brown’s state-water plan continues to be unveiled, opposition to the plan grows.

05/30/2013

Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

$14 Billion Delta Plan To Help Fish Survival, Water Officials Say

California water officials said on Wednesday that a $14 billion twin-tunnel plan for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta would restore the ecosystem and reduce mortality of threatened fish, although during dry years the delta smelt would be killed at the same rate as today.

03/27/2013

Crews pull out an SUV that ended up in a ditch near Discovery Bay on March 25, 2013. Two people were killed in the accident. (CBS)

SUV Flips Into Canal Near Discovery Bay, 2 Dead

Authorities say a man and a woman died after the SUV they were traveling in flipped into an irrigation ditch near far eastern Contra Costa County.

03/25/2013

(Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Water Rates To Rise If Governor’s Delta Water Project Is Built

Several Bay Area water agencies plan to raise rates if a massive Delta water diversion project, proposed last week by Gov. Jerry Brown, actually gets built.

07/30/2012

Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

Governor Brown Unveils Delta Water Plan Amid Bay Area Opposition

California and federal officials have announced plans for a massive twin tunnel system to carry water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta to Southern California farmland and cities.

07/25/2012

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