Yolo County

Grass Fire

Crews Battle 1,000-Acre Grass Fire Near Lake Berryessa; Dozens Of Homes Evacuated

A vegetation fire that started on Friday night in parts of Solano County was burning through 1,000 acres and 10 percent contained as of Saturday morning.



Davis Priest Charged With Underage Teen Sex

A Roman Catholic priest has been charged with three felonies for allegedly engaging in a sexual relationship with a teenage girl he met while working at a Davis church.


Two Bay Area men were killed in a crane accident while working to build a new bridge in the Yolo County city of Winters on Friday, fire officials said today. Construction. Caution sign

Two Los Gatos Men Die From Fall At Winters Construction Site

Two Bay Area men were killed in a crane accident while working to build a new bridge in the Yolo County city of Winters on Friday.


CalPERS has designated San Joaquin, Amador, Nevada, Sutter, Yuba and Yolo Counties as part of its Bay Area region. (CBS)

CalPERS Charging Central Valley Workers Bay Area Prices For Health Care

The Bay Area is typically thought of as nine counties. CalPERS, which handles benefits for state employees, sees it much bigger, including the Sierra Foothills and even areas north of Sacramento.


Katt Williams (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Police Arrest Katt Williams After Sacramento D.A. Issues Felony Warrant

Comedian Micah “Katt” Williams was arrested Friday night after the Sacramento District Attorney issued a felony warrant for his arrest.


crash, accident, generic

Redwood City Woman, Teenager Killed In Yolo County DUI Crash

A Redwood City woman and a 14-year-old boy were killed Monday when a truck they were riding in crashed off a Yolo County highway near Woodland, a California Highway Patrol officer said.


A man possibly linked to a series of carjackings in Sacramento was shot and killed by police on April 20, 2012. The carjackings led to the closure of I-80 between Davis and West Sacramento for several hours. (CBS)

Possible Suspect Killed After Manhunt That Closed I-80 Near Sacramento

Sacramento authorities have fatally shot a man at an apartment complex following an exchange of gunfire and manhunt spurred by a series of carjackings that led to a 6 ½ hour closure of I-80.


San Bruno explosion, gas pipeline

PG&E Testing Aerial Technology To Detect Gas Leaks

PG&E conducted tests in Solano and Yolo counties Thursday to determine the reliability and accuracy of aerial gas leak detection technologies.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/11/2011

Yuba City residents watch as a tornado touches down outside of town on June 1, 2011. (Credit: Angie Owens)

Storm Spawns Another NorCal Tornado

The National Weather Service said no damage has been reported after the tornado was spotted in a rural area about 5 miles north of Yuba City around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/01/2011


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