Winter Runoff Straining Delta's LeveesFor engineer Christopher Neudeck, the levee reinforcement near Discovery Bay is just one small piece of a giant challenge left by an extraordinary winter.
San Francisco Man Drowns In Delta After Saving DaughterA San Francisco man drowned while kayaking south of Rio Vista on Sunday afternoon after helping to save his daughter.
Father Drowns Trying To Save Son In DeltaThe search for the body of a Fairfield father who was believed to have drowned trying to save his son will begin anew Monday morning in the waters off of the Pittsburg Marina.
YouTube Celebrity Claims Speaking Arabic Got Him Kicked Off Delta FlightYouTube celebrity Adam Saleh, whose prank videos have garnered him a significant online following, has accused Delta Air Lines of kicking him off flight because he spoke Arabic to his mom on the phone before takeoff.
Delta Apologizes After Passenger Disrupts Flight With Pro-Trump TiradeDelta Air Lines is apologizing for not removing a passenger from a flight to Pennsylvania who professed his support for President- elect Donald Trump, and insulted those who didn’t.
Gov. Brown And Schwarzenegger Champion Curbing Of Greenhouse GasesGov. Jerry Brown and his predecessor Arnold Schwarzenegger were together supporting California’s efforts to curb greenhouse gases.
Recovering Capsized Boat In Delta To Take WeeksIt will take weeks to move an 87-foot private boat from the spot where it capsized Sunday near Bethel Island in eastern Contra Costa County.
Capsized Riverboat In Delta May Be Leaking DieselA capsized riverboat sitting in California's Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta is spurring worries about pollution.
River Boat Capsizes Near Bethel IslandAn 87-foot boat started taking on water and capsized early Sunday morning near Bethel Island in eastern Contra Costa County, according to the United States Coast Guard.
Missing Delta Jet Skiers Found SafeThree jet skiers whose craft ran out of gas stranding them overnight on a sand bar off Sherman Island in the Delta have been rescued,
Delta Swimmers, Pets Warned To Stay Out Of Water Due To Toxic Algae BloomThe dog days of summer are going to be pretty tough for folks trying to cool off in the Discovery Bay. The water is contaminated with toxic algae bloom.
Funky-Smelling Silicon Valley Tap Water Caused By Delta Algae BloomWater officials in Silicon Valley are warning residents that the water coming out of their taps may be smelly and dirty, but it’s still safe to drink.
Concord Native Attempted To Save Airline Passenger’s Life On Tebow Flight While social media was abuzz Tuesday was over Tim Tebow’s role aboard a Delta flight, a physician’s assistant who grew up in Concord was the one who battled to keep a passenger who had a heart attack alive.
Woman, Child Injured When Boat Suddenly Catches Fire In DeltaA child and a woman were hospitalized after suffering burn injuries in a sudden boat fire on Saturday in the Bethel Island area of eastern Contra Costa County, according to fire officials.
Big 3 Airlines Accused Of Pricing Policy That Could Add Hundreds To Flight CostsThree of the nation’s largest airlines are accused of illegally enacting a little-noticed ticket-pricing policy that could add hundreds of dollars to the cost of your next vacation.