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Grocery Outlet Puts Harris Ranch Beef Back On Shelves After Lab Finds Coarse Salt, Not Glass In Product

Grocery Outlet stores nationwide have resumed selling Harris Ranch beef after a laboratory hired by the meat company found what appeared to be coarse salt in the product, and not chips of glass as a customer had originally reported.

05/27/2015

Five-pound packages of Harris Ranch ground beef from Grocery Outlet. (CBS)

Beef Company Says Coarse Salt, Not Glass Pieces Found In Meat; Oakley Couple Stands By Story

The Harris Ranch Beef Company has responded after an Oakley couple reported finding small pieces of glass in their meatloaf, saying it was coarse salt.

05/21/2015

Five-pound packages of Harris Ranch ground beef from Grocery Outlet. (CBS)

Grocery Outlet Pulls Ground Beef Packages After Customer Finds Glass Pieces Inside

A grocery chain pulled ground beef packages from its shelves after a customer reported finding pieces of glass inside the meat. UPDATE: Testing confirmed the crystals were coarse salt.

05/20/2015

Emergency services dispatcher (Getty Images)

‘That’s My House!’ 911 Dispatcher Handles Suspect Pursuit That Leads To Her Own Backyard

A Contra Costa County dispatcher handling a suspect pursuit last week found herself dispatching calls to her own home in Oakley, according to the sheriff’s office.

05/20/2015

Crime Scene

Oakley Homeowner, His Son Assaulted By Teen After High-Speed Chase On Highway 4; Suspect Arrested

A brave father and son duo helped police capture a teenage suspect who led authorities on a high-speed chase on Highway 4 Wednesday.

05/13/2015

The Delta. (CBS)

$12 Million Emergency Delta Dam Project To Protect Pumps From Salt Water During Drought

An emergency dam is being built in the Delta due to California’s drought.

05/06/2015

(CBS)

2 East Bay Fire Stations Closing After Voters Turn Down Measure To Save Them

A Contra Costa County fire protection district is preparing to close two stations and make service cuts following the failure of a measure that would have raised more than $4 million a year for the next five years, officials said Tuesday.

04/28/2015

A Mega Millions ticket.  (CBS)

Oakley Man’s $672K Winning Lottery Ticket To Help Pay For Daughter’s Education, Trip To Italy

An Oakley resident says he’s putting away college money for his daughter’s education and taking a trip to Italy after discovering a winning lottery ticket worth $672,000 on April Fools’ Day, California Lottery officials announced Tuesday.

04/08/2015

(Contra Costa Sheriff's Office)

Man Shot, Killed In Oakley Saturday Night Fight

A 27-year-old man was fatally shot in a fight in Oakley late Saturday night, the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office announced Sunday.

04/05/2015

A Mega Millions ticket.  (CBS)

Winning Mega Millions Ticket Sold In Oakley Worth $672,000

A lucky customer at an Arco station in Oakley picked 5 winning numbers in Tuesday night’s Mega Millions drawing and won $672,000. No one hit the jackpot.

04/01/2015

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