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A Cal Fire firefighter uses a hose to put out a spot fire while battling the Rocky Fire on July 30, 2015 in Lower Lake, California. Over 600 firefighters are battling the Rocky Fire that erupted to over 8,000 acres since it started on Wednesday afternoon. The fire is currently zero percent contained and has destroyed three homes. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Firefighting Agencies Forced To Prioritize Assets During Busy California Wildfire Season

When California wildfires overwhelm firefighting resources, the National Forest Service is faced with deciding where the most important battles must be fought, and what firefighters will work to save.

08/09/2015

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Water Conservation Plummets In California Amid Mandatory Drought Restrictions

California’s water board said Tuesday that residents saved less water in February than in any other month since it began tracking conservation efforts last summer.

04/07/2015

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In Depth: Addiction And Depression Are More Common Than You May Think

In the wake of actor Robin Williams untimely death, Dr. Alex Zaphiris, who specializes in treatment for addiction, examines how common addiction and depression are and what resources are available to treat these diseases.

08/18/2014

External Resources For California

Helpful Affordable Care Act Government, Nonprofit & Other Resources California Resources Covered California California Department of Insurance California Healthcare Foundation Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Cover USA.org FamiliesUSA HealthCare.gov The Kaiser Family Foundation KidsWell […]

07/10/2013

Pacifica Pier

Pacifica Sees Spike In Homeless Population

Known for its beaches and sweeping ocean views, Pacifica rarely attracts attention for crime or other quality of life problems. But statistics compiled over the past few years expose a growing problem: homelessness.

05/31/2013

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Top Bay Area Resources For Twins, Triplets And More

Having twins or more can mean you are short on time, money, energy, sleep…help is sorely needed. In the San Francisco Bay Area, twins and higher order multiples seem to abound.

CBS San Francisco–11/05/2010