Family on Slopes of Mount Diablo Sees Lightning Spark Blaze Near Their HomeSunday's surprising thunderstorm lit up the foothills beneath Mount Diablo in Contra Costa County and with it came the fires. One family had a front-row seat -- close enough to hear and feel the lightning.
Video: CHP Helicopter Rescues Injured Hiker On Mount DiabloA hiker who fell and seriously injured himself on a trail on Mount Diablo was rescued by a California Highway Patrol helicopter crew Monday evening.
Firefighters Stop Forward Progress Of Wind-Driven San Ramon Valley Brush FireCal Fire units have stopped the forward progress of a vegetation fire burning at Caballo Ranchero Court in the San Ramon Valley area late Monday morning, according to authorities.
Area Residents Bemoan Vehicle Congestion on Mount Diablo Access Road During Park ClosureDespite closure signage and barricade, vehicle traffic is crowding an access road into Mount Diablo State Park, annoying neighbors who, on Saturday, decided to take a stand.
Mount Diablo Beacon to Be Lit on Easter and Subsequent Sundays Till Pandemic EndsThe beacon atop Mount Diablo will be lit after sunset on Easter Sunday and will be illuminated each succeeding Sunday until the novel coronavirus crisis has ended.
Mount Diablo State Park Closed Due To Winds, Wildfire ThreatMount Diablo State Park in Contra Costa County is closed Thursday due to high winds and the threat of wildfires, according to park officials.
Mitchell Fire on Mount Diablo Fully ContainedA 4-acre wildfire near the summit of Mount Diablo was 100 percent contained Sunday morning and firefighters remained on scene cleaning the area into the afternoon.
Lead-Poisoned Golden Eagle Released At Mount Diablo After RehabAfter months of hospital rehabilitation for lead poisoning, a rescued golden eagle finally had enough strength to go back to the wild Thursday.
Destination Weddings On Mt. Diablo Summit Being Offered By Contra Costa ClerkThe Contra Costa County Clerk-Recorder is opening the summit of Mt. Diablo to couples for destination weddings on one day only at the end of May.
Fatal Plane Crash Site On Mount Diablo Considered A Crime SceneA pilot died when small plane crashed into Mount Diablo, Friday night. The plane was flying from Hayward to Lincoln, California.
Bay Area Treated To Rare Snow Day On Local HillsFrom the North Bay, to the East Bay, to the Santa Cruz Mountains, parts of the Bay Area woke up to the rare sight of snow early Tuesday.