Fire Crews Battle Wind-Fueled House Fire in Rural BrentwoodEast Contra Costa fire crews were at the scene of a fire at a home in rural Brentwood Tuesday afternoon, according to authorities.
Walnut Creek City Council Voting On Purchase Of Armored Bomb Squad VehicleThe Walnut Creek City Council plans to vote Tuesday on purchasing a new armored response vehicle for its police department’s bomb squad.
COVID: Contra Costa County Launches Walk-In Vaccine Clinics in Hardest-Hit AreasHealth officials in Contra Costa County announced Thursday that the county will begin offering walk-in COVID-19 vaccinations to eligible people who live and work in the county.
EBMUD Requests Public Input For Water Supply Plan UpdateThe East Bay Municipal Utility District posted a request Wednesday for residents of Alameda and Contra Costa counties to weigh in on updates to its water supply plan, which is updated every five years.
Missing Contra Costa County Man's Skeletal Remains Discovered In Oregon WoodsSkeletal remains discovered near a logging road by a Weyerhauser crew in January have been identified as those of Kenneth Bell, a Contra Costa County man who went missing in 1979.
Rodeo Couple Charged With Torture, Felony Child Abuse After Death of Young DaughterA couple in Rodeo face multiple charges of felony child abuse after their 11-year-old daughter died suddenly last month.
COVID Restrictions: Contra Costa, Napa and Sonoma Counties to Move to Orange TierContra Costa, Napa and Sonoma counties will all move to California's less restrictive Orange Tier Wednesday morning, according to state health officials.
COVID Vaccine: Concord Drive-Through Site Busy As Contra Costa Ramps Up Vax EffortsContra Costa County is making headway with its increased COVID vaccination efforts Wednesday with the newly opened drive-through mass vaccination site in Concord in full swing.
COVID Vaccines: Contra Costa County Opens Vaccinations To Those 16 And OlderContra Costa health officials became one of the first counties in California to lower eligibility to everyone 16 and older who lives or works in the county on Tuesday.
COVID Vaccine: Contra Costa Set To Expand Eligibility to Ages 16 and OverHealth officials in Contra Costa County on Monday announced they are anticipating a surplus of available COVID vaccine doses that will allow the county to expand eligibility to those 16 and older later this week.
Huge Wetlands Restoration Project Begins In Contra Costa CountyA massive wetlands restoration project getting underway in the East Bay aims to fix a longtime problem in Martinez.
COVID Reopening: Contra Costa County Aims For Orange Tier In Early AprilPublic health officials told the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday they're aiming to have the county move into the less-restrictive orange tier of the state's reopening plan by April 7.
COVID Vaccines: Contra Costa Expanding Eligibility To All Residents 50 And Older– Health officials in Contra Costa County announced Monday that eligibility for COVID-19 vaccination has been expanded to all residents 50 and older, including those who do not have an underlying health condition.
COVID: Contra Costa County Provides Debt Relief For Renters and LandlordsContra Costa County is throwing a $75 million lifeline to renters and landlords with a new relief program funded by federal funds provided to the state.
COVID: Contra Costa County Reports 1st Cases Of More Contagious B117 VariantHealth officials in Contra Costa County confirmed their first cases of the more contagious B117 variant of COVID-19 in the county Tuesday.