Vacant, Rat-Infested SJ Grocery Store Prompts Crackdown On BlightCouncilmember Sergio Jimenez had heard the rumors about an old Nob Hill grocery store that was infested with rats but he had to see for himself.
Drought, Hot Weather Causing Rodent Infestations In East Bay HomesBusiness is booming for pest eradication companies as the drought and the hot weather hitting the Bay Area has forced rats to come out of the woodwork in search of water.
Tenant Of Rat-Infested Sacto Apartment Catches Rodents On Video To Get Out Of Her LeaseA Sacramento-area apartment infested with rats lead to an ugly landlord-tenant showdown. Neither side would budge until a video camera caught the critters creeping around.
Pet Rat Survives 2-Alarm Antioch House Fire, Collapsed RoofA pet rat survived a two-alarm fire in Antioch at a home where the roof collapsed early Sunday morning.
Yosemite Camper Dies From Rare Rodent DiseaseYosemite National Park officials say a man is dead and a woman is recovering after contracting a rare rodent-borne disease in popular lodging area.