Rising storm costs are forcing some Northern California counties, including two in the Bay Area, to turn to the state for help as they declare local states of emergency.
The Tehama County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 53-year-old man who was in a relationship with the 19-year-old homicide victim at Lawson’s Landing campground in Marin County on March 20.
On Wednesday, a Bay Area environmental group will file a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency, accusing the feds of not protecting children from pesticide drift.
State health officials are investigating a possible security breach involving 2,000 California birth records.
As the family of a slain Red Bluff girl prepares for her memorial service, police have revealed that she was strangled to death.
The National Weather Service said a tornado was sighted in Northern California as a winter storm passed through the area.
Residents of a tiny mountain town breathed easier Friday after air tankers and helicopters blunted the run of a massive wildfire in Northern California just outside Lassen Volcanic National Park.
The Ponderosa Fire was 57 percent contained, with full containment expected early next week. But the blaze threatened 900 other homes Thursday as it burned a new front to the south.
Fire officials say dozens of buildings, many of them likely homes, have been destroyed in a fire burning outside the Northern California community of Manton.
A huge wildfire sparked by lightning in Northern California burned to the edge of three small towns Monday, scorching nearly 20,000 acres, and threatening thousands of homes as fearful residents sought safety miles away at an emergency shelter.