Toxic Algae Blooms Spurred By Fertilizer Runoff Plague CaliforniaFertilizer runoff, combined with the ongoing drought, is contributing to toxic blue-green algae blooms in California.
Potentially Harmful Toxin Found In Water Around Discovery BayContra Costa County health officials Wednesday confirmed the presence of a potentially harmful toxin in waters around Discovery Bay.
Delta Swimmers, Pets Warned To Stay Out Of Water Due To Toxic Algae BloomThe dog days of summer are going to be pretty tough for folks trying to cool off in the Discovery Bay. The water is contaminated with toxic algae bloom.
Man Airlifted To Hospital After Falling From Roof Of Discovery Bay HomeA 45-year-old man was airlifted Monday morning after he suffered injuries falling from the roof of a home in the community of Discovery Bay, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District officials said.
Man Helps Save Children Trapped In Canal After Horrific Highway 4 CrashAn East Bay man recalls his efforts to save a family trapped inside a van following a fiery crash over the weekend.
Parents Killed, Kids Survive Horrific Crash On Highway 4Two people were killed and three young children were hospitalized resulting from a crash on Highway 4 near Discovery Bay late Sunday night.
Thousands Remain Without Gas In Discovery BayPG&E is working to restore gas Monday to thousands customers who lost service in the Discovery Bay area of unincorporated Contra Costa County on Sunday, according to the utility.
Over 6K PG&E Customers Without Gas Heat On Chilly Night In Discovery BayMore than 6,000 customers in the Discovery Bay area of Contra Costa County will be without gas heat until Monday night because PG&E officials have to shut off service to make repairs, a PG&E spokeswoman and a statement by Contra Costa County Supervisor Mary Piepho said Sunday.
CHP Officer, Good Samaritan Rescue Dogs Running Through Traffic On Highway 4Two dogs running through traffic on Highway 4, near Discovery Bay were rescued Monday morning, and authorities are searching for their owners.
Family Of 9-Year-Old Fatally Stabbed In Discovery Bay Makes First Comments About TragedyThe family of a 9-year-old boy slain Sunday morning in Discovery Bay was unaware that a family friend staying at their house overnight was showing signs of mental illness, their lawyer said Thursday. Meanwhile, the family spoke publicly for the first time about the incident.
Teen Charged With First-Degree Murder In Stabbing Death Of 9-Year-Old Discovery Bay BoyProsecutors Tuesday filed first-degree murder charges against a teen accused of fatally stabbing a 9-year-old boy in Discovery Bay on Sunday morning, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office.
Teen Says He Stabbed Sleeping Discovery Bay Boy To 'See What It Was Like'A teen confessed to fatally stabbing a 9-year-old Discovery Bay boy in a jailhouse interview on Monday.