Pot Farm Generator Sparked Massive Loma Fire Investigators have determined that the Loma Fire, which burned 28 structures and roughly 4,474 acres in southern Santa Clara County in 2016, was cased by a portable generator at a marijuana grow.
Tech Vet Build Himself High-Powered Hose For Fire ProtectionA Silicon Valley tech veteran who relocated to deep into the heart of fire country in the Santa Cruz Mountains has taken DIY fire protection to the next level.
Blind Dog Rescued In Santa Cruz Mountains After A Week MissingA blind dog that was lost in the Santa Cruz Mountains was missing for more than a week before someone found her.
Santa Cruz Mountain Road Repairs From Storm Drag Into MarchA 50-foot long stretch of Highway 35 in the Santa Cruz Mountains that collapsed a month ago is just one problem spot under repair in the storm-battered region.
Frustrated Highway 17 Commuters Remove Downed Tree Nowhere in the Bay Area are commuters more frustrated with the recent rainy weather than on Highway 17 – the main artery to San Jose from Santa Cruz through the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Rockslide Closes Southbound Lanes of Highway 17 Near Los GatosA rockslide closed southbound state Highway 17 near Los Gatos Monday evening at Lexington Reservoir.
Massive Mudslide Lures 'Disaster Tourists' To Santa Cruz MountainsA massive mudslide nicknamed "the Great Divide" has lured dozens of curiosity seekers to a storm damaged region of the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Caltrans Reopens Highway 17 To Southbound TrafficCaltrans was finally able to reopen southbound lanes of Highway 17 through the Santa Cruz Mountains Friday evening after instability and a new slide closed the busy traffic artery completely for much of the day.
Huge Washout Leaves Gaping Hole In Highway 35Yet another highway in the Santa Cruz Mountains was made impassable by storm-related damage Friday as a washout left a gaping hole in Highway 35 near Las Cumbres Road.
1 Worker Killed, 1 Injured In Accident Near Hwy 17 LandslideOne worker was killed and another injured Thursday afternoon when they were struck by a work truck as they attempted to clear a massive slide from Highway 17 in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Flash Flood Warnings Issued For Parts Of Sonoma, Marin CountiesWater came down, and up, in the North Bay.
Woman And Child Escape Los Gatos Home Destroyed In MudslideA woman and her child narrowly escaped their home as a mudslide came down on their house.