Man Suspected In His Father’s Death, Confesses, Leads Detectives To GraveA 20-year-old man arrested on suspicion of killing his father following a manhunt near Lake Tahoe confessed to the killing and revealed to detectives the location of his father's body.
Off-Duty CHP Officer Kills Wife, Self In NorCal Store Parking LotAn off-duty California Highway Patrol officer fatally shot his wife before turning the gun on himself in the parking lot of a store in Amador County.
Former Amador County CHP Officer Suspected Of Molesting 12-Year-Old Girl A former California Highway Patrol officer from Amador County is facing charges of molesting a 12-year-old girl.
Narsai David: Four Fires, A New Wine And Food Festival In Amador CountyNarsai David says there’s a new wine and food festival starting up in Amador Valley next spring that’s definitely worth checking out.
Crews Work To Keep Yosemite Fire From Giant Sequoia TreesFire crews strengthened old containment lines on Wednesday, as they tried to keep a blaze in Yosemite National Park away from a grove of treasured giant sequoia trees.
Thunderstorms Could Complicate Yosemite Fire Fight; Nearby Sand Fire 75% ContainedThe fire danger is high Tuesday morning as crews battle two massive wildfires in Northern California.
Sierra Foothills Wildfire Claims 5 Homes; 750 Evacuated Near PlymouthA wildfire in Northern California has destroyed five homes and several other structures near vineyards in the Sierra Nevada foothills.
Gold Country Wildfire Forces Evacuations Along Highway 49A fast-moving wildfire in Northern California has burned at least two structures and prompted the evacuation of homes along a rural road east of Sacramento.
CalPERS Charging Central Valley Workers Bay Area Prices For Health CareThe 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.