Sierra Snowpack Still Below Average Despite Wet MarchWhile California's snowpack in March was in better condition than it was in February, the month's precipitation was not enough to offset the state's dry winter.
Trump Administration Rolls Back Fuel Economy Standards; Opponents Vow Court FightThe Trump administration has finalized a roll back of strict Obama-era vehicle mileage standards Tuesday, gutting a major component in the battle against climate change.
Plan to Demolish 4 Hydroelectric Dams on Klamath River Stirs Debate Over Coveted West WaterPlans to demolish four hydroelectric dams on the Klamath's lower reaches -- the largest such demolition project in U.S. history -- have placed the competing interests of Indian tribes, farmers, homeowners and conservationists in stark relief.
Coronavirus Update: Golden Gate National Recreation Area Closes Parking LotsGolden Gate National Recreation Area announced Thursday that it will scale back services outside of visitor and resource protection in an effort to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Overturned Oil Tanker Spills Thousands of Gallons Near Central Coast ReservoirA tanker truck overturned Saturday, spilling up to 6,000 gallons of crude oil into the Cuyama River which flows into Twitchell Reservoir near the Central Coast city of Santa Maria.
Nix The Bottles – Drinking From Your Faucet Is Safe, San Jose Water Official SaysThe EPA, Center for Disease Control and the World Health Organization have all confirmed that tap water is not a source of COVID-19 transmission and that drinking water is safe
Coronavirus Update: Capitol Corridor Between San Jose, Sacramento To Reduce ServiceService along the Capitol Corridor in the Bay Area will be reduced starting on Saturday in response to the COVID-19 public health crisis.
Group Sues To Stop Fast-Tracking Of Proposed A's Stadium At Howard TerminalA coalition has filed a lawsuit aimed at stopping the fast-tracking of an environmental review of the Oakland A's plan to build a new baseball stadium.
Coronavirus Toll: 63rd Annual San Francisco International Film Festival CanceledOrganizers confirmed the San Francisco International Film Festival has been canceled in response to the city's prohibition on non-essential public events with more than 100 people present.
BART Ridership Sees Major Declines In Last 10 Days Amid Coronavirus WorriesBART's Wednesday ridership was down 35 percent compared to an average Wednesday last month, the transit agency announced Thursday.
Coronavirus Quarantines Beset Cruise Ship Passengers and Crew on East and West CoastsUnions and community groups representing Filipino and South Asian crew members of the Grand Princess cruise ship, now confined in San Francisco Bay, demanded the cruise company do more to protect the workers, as a 14-day quarantine ends on Saturday.
New Rules for Santa Clara County Marijuana Dispensaries Block In-Store Sales of Recreational PotRecreational marijuana users in Santa Clara County can no longer make in-store or curbside purchases, according to the county's new stay-at-home order.
East Bay Restaurant Feeds Burritos to Emergency Workers on COVID-19 Front LineEmeryville-based Best Coast Burritos is rallying support for first responders by sending burritos to feed emergency staff in the East Bay.
Better Together: Help SF Food Truck Vendors Feed Grocery Store Workers and Their FamiliesOff the Grid, San Francisco’s largest gathering of food trucks, is launching a campaign to provide free meals to grocery store workers.
State Legislature Extends Recess Into May Because of CoronavirusLawmakers recessed on March 16 after they agreed to give Gov. Newsom $1 billion to spend responding to the coronavirus. Friday, legislative leaders announced they plan to reconvene May 4.