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Authorities on the scene of a big-rig fire on Interstate 680 near Sunol on September 5, 2013. (CBS)

Big-Rig Fire On I-680 Near Fremont Severely Burns Driver

A big-rig caught fire on Interstate Highway 680 just outside of Fremont Thursday night, badly burning the driver and sparking a small grass fire, according to the California Highway Patrol.

09/06/2013

Crews work to upright an overturned big rig on Interstate 680 in Sunol, August 16, 2013. (CBS)

Overturned Big-Rig Hauling Mail Cleared From I-680 In Sunol

All lanes have reopened on northbound Interstate Highway 680 in Sunol Friday afternoon, more than seven hours after a truck hauling mail tipped over, according to a California Highway Patrol officer.

08/16/2013

Chopper 5 over a wildfire near Sunol on June 15, 2012. (CBS)

Sunol Wildfire Contained

SUNOL (CBS / AP) — Fire officials said a brush fire burning in an unincorporated area of Alameda County has been contained. CalFire Battalion Chief Jim Crawford had said the fire consumed about 300 acres […]

06/16/2012

Chopper 5 over a wildfire near Sunol on June 15, 2012. (CBS)

Firefighters Battle Wildfire Near Sunol

Fire officials said a brush fire burning in an unincorporated area of Alameda County is 85 percent contained.

06/15/2012

Nadia Lockyer

Alameda Supervisors Choose Replacement For Lockyer’s Seat

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors voted 4-0 Monday to appoint former Union City Councilman Richard Valle to replace Nadia Lockyer, who resigned in April after only 15 months in office.

06/11/2012

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Sacramento High-Speed Chase Ends In East Bay Arrest

A Granite Bay woman allegedly led California Highway Patrol officers on a high-speed chase covering more than 100 miles Friday morning before she was finally stopped in Sunol, a CHP spokesman said.

03/09/2012

Mount Tamalpais

Best Bay Area Hiking Spots

When the treadmill at your local gym isn’t your forte, what better way to get some exercise than to take a hike and enjoy nature? The best things about living in the Bay Area are […]

CBS San Francisco–09/27/2011

Niles Canyon Road. (CBS)

Lawsuit Halts Niles Canyon Road Widening Project

A judge has told the Caltrans to stop construction on a project to widen Niles Canyon Road between Fremont to Sunol until a lawsuit filed by an environmental group is resolved.

KPIX 5–06/23/2011

Bay Area's First Express Toll Lane Coming to the 680

Thousands of East Bay commuters who drive the Sunol Grade on Interstate 680 will see a Northern California first in September, as solo drivers will get to use the carpool lane, for a price.

08/25/2010