Russian River Rises Over Flood Stage For Second Time In A WeekEven as the Bay Area finally got a break Friday from the string of storms passing through the region, the recent rain made the Russian River crest for the second time this week.
Flood Warning For Russian River As Another Storm Moves InThe National Weather Service says the risk of flooding is high Wednesday north of San Francisco along the swollen Russian River.
Abandoned Mercury Mine Tainting Russian River FishA KPIX 5 investigation into an abandoned mercury mine near Guerneville has revealed that the state plans to issue a serious health warning that certain fish in the Russian River are not safe to eat.
Russian River Surges To Highest Level In DecadeNorthern California continues to struggle Thursday with clogged commutes, flooded roads and water-logged homes after several days of relentless rain that has lightened.
Evacuated Guerneville Residents Wait For Russian River To RecedeSome 1,700 people in Guerneville remained under evacuation orders Wednesday as residents waited to see when flood waters from the Russian River might recede after the latest storm.
Crews Rescue Group Stranded In Truck Near Flooded Russian RiverNeeley Road in Guerneville was closed Tuesday night after it turned into a river, but the driver of a pickup truck decided to chance it.
Russian River Surges Past Flood Stage In GuernevilleSome evacuations orders remained in effect Monday in the area around the Russian River in Sonoma County as the river surged past flood stage.
October Rains Push Russian River Flow Way Above Average, Helping SalmonMuch of the Bay Area received above average rainfall during the month of October.
Young Sisters Die After Truck Plunges Into Russian RiverAt least two people were dead after a vehicle careened off Highway 1 near Jenner early Tuesday, crashing into the Russian River and submerging below the waters, authorities said.
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.
Warning Issued For Blue-Green Algae In The Russian RiverSonoma County health officials say there's been another toxic algae bloom on the Russian River and are urging people to be careful.
Mudslides, School Closures As Storm Smacks Bay AreaHeavy rain continued to deluge the Bay Area early Friday, turning creeks into raging torrents of water, triggering school closures in Sonoma County and mudslides that closed Highway 1. Meanwhile, authorities have canceled flood warnings for the Russian and Napa rivers.