Moccasin Dam Stable After Warnings Of Potential FailureA dam is stable following a warning Thursday afternoon that it was ready to fail and flood properties downstream of a reservoir that helps regulate the San Francisco Bay Area’s water supply.
'Potential' Dam Break In Tuolumne County Leads To EvacuationsA flash flood warning has been issued for south central Tuolumne County on Moccasin Creek after the operators of Moccasin Creek Dam reported the dam’s imminent failure Thursday afternoon.
Wife Of Former State Attorney General Arrested On Suspicion Of Spousal AbuseThe wife of a former California attorney general was arrested early Thursday morning in Tuolumne County on suspicion of spousal abuse.
Storm Runoff In California Gold Country Exposing New Motherlode?Weeks of rainy weather across Northern California and the storm runoff through the hills of gold country have triggered a new gold rush.
Missing Bay Area Hikers Found Safe In Tuolumne WildernessA massive search has been launched for three Bay Area hikers who have gone missing after heading off into the Tuolumne County wilderness on a weekend backpacking trip.
Man Driving Home After Winning $9000 At NorCal Casino Robbed At GunpointA man driving home with $9,000 he won at Chicken Ranch Casino was robbed at gunpoint by a couple pretending their pickup had stalled.
4 Teens Allegedly Plotted Mass Shooting At NorCal High SchoolAuthorities said a plot to kill students and teachers at Summerville High School "included the names of victims, locations and methods."
Firefighter Injured, Home Destroyed By Tuolumne County WildfireFire officials say a firefighter was injured and a home and two outbuildings were destroyed by wildfire in Northern California's Tuolumne County that also prompted evacuations.
There Are Too Many Trees In California Soaking Up Much Needed Water, UC Berkeley Study SaysEnvironmental scientists at UC Berkeley are saying that there are too many trees in the California’s forests. Scientists say that less trees would leave more rain water available to meet the state’s demand.
California Drought Could Mean Extinction For Tiny Fish Species As Habitat Dries UpCalifornia’s drought may lead to the extinction of a tiny fish holding onto dwindling habitat in Tuolumne County.
Cracked Dam Leaking Water Prompts Flash Flood Warning In Tuolumne CountyA flash flood warning was issued in Tuolumne County after water started leaking from a cracked dam on Twain Harte Lake late Sunday morning.
Berkeley Officials Assess Damage Of Camp Burned In Rim FireCity officials in Berkeley this week made the trek out to the city's nearly century-old Tuolumne Camp to assess the damage done by the massive Rim Fire.