After more than three decades of service, a Pinole fire captain is being honored Saturday for his dedication to protecting the city and surrounding area and for his advocacy for fire service.
A residential structure fire in Pinole injured a firefighter, killed a dog and displaced two residents Sunday night, according to Contra Costa County Fire Protection District fire officials.
Blinky, a 9-year-old pit bull mix that attacked and severely injured a woman at her home in Pinole on Sunday morning, has been euthanized, according to Contra Costa County Animal Services.
A woman was attacked by her own pit bull in Pinole Sunday, leaving her with serious injuries.
Strong storms winds brought down a large tree in front of a big rig truck on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in Pinole Thursday morning.
A neighbor is being credited with saving a woman from a house fire in Pinole.
All lanes are now open following a collision involving two buses on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in Pinole Thursday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A man escaped injury Friday night after his car was struck by an Amtrak train near a Pinole railroad crossing.
In less than two weeks, voters in the West Contra Costa County Unified School District will decide on a $270 million bond measure. But the committee tasked with how the district spends tax money is frustrated over a lack of information.
A pedestrian was struck and killed in Pinole on Thursday evening by a suspected drunken driver who also collided head-on with another car, police said Friday.