There is a relatively new effort to create a uniform code of standards for ski resorts, but it is facing an increasingly uphill battle.
Bay Area residents have been asked not to burn wood Sunday by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District.
California’s Sierra Nevada snowpack measured a meager 15 inches in some places, officials announced Wednesday.
State water officials say recent storms have not made up for this year’s dry winter, leaving California’s snowpack at below average levels.
Cal Fire is increasing its staff and canceling burn days and planned debris burning in response to increased fire danger because of an unusually dry winter, Cal Fire officials said.
The state Department of Water Resources conducted its first snow survey of the season Tuesday but found little snow to measure.
Two more winter Spare the Air alerts were issued over this past holiday weekend, and once again hundreds of complaints were made about people burning wood fires in their homes.
Air quality officials are ready to crackdown after too many people ignored calls for voluntary, as well as mandatory restrictions on wood burning fires over the Christmas weekend.
A water main break in San Leandro knocked out water service to dozens of homes near John Muir Middle School Wednesday morning.
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