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.
Van Plunges Into Gaping Hole In Los Gatos RoadwayA trip to the store at the height of Tuesday’s storm ended in a frightening crash for a resident in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Caltrans: Parts Of Hwy 17 Could Be Shut Down For DaysCaltrans officials on Wednesday said part of Highway 17 may be partially shut down for several days as crews work to contain a massive mudslide that is still moving.
Slide Closes Northbound Lane Of Hwy 17 In Santa Cruz MountainsA slide in the Santa Cruz Mountains late Wednesday morning has closed one lane of northbound traffic on Highway 17 as crews work to clear the debris.
Suspect At Center Of Santa Cruz Mountains Crime Spree IdentifiedA 21-year-old man has been identified by the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office as the suspect who allegedly robbed a bank in Scotts Valley on Thursday and evaded police during a crime spree in the Santa Cruz Mountains until his arrest Friday.