Rolling Power Outage Triggers Oakland Estuary Sewage Spill: 50,000 Gallons Discharged Into WaterwayBoaters were being warned Saturday to stay away from the Oakland Estuary after an estimated 50,000 gallons of raw sewage spilled during a power outage Friday night at the East Bay Municipal Utility District wastewater treatment plant in West Oakland.
Second Endangered Whale Washes Up On Bay Area BeachThe carcass of an endangered fin whale, the second in a week, has washed up on a Northern California beach.
2 Dead Whales Found In Bay Area Died From Human-Related CausesTwo whales that washed up in the Bay Area last week died to due to human-related causes, Marine Mammal Center officials said Wednesday.
Two Dead Whales Wash Up In Different Parts Of Bay AreaTwo dead whales were found washed up in two different parts of the Bay Area Friday, leading to some speculation as to what might be causing the marine mammals' deaths.
Shoreline Collapses Along Oakland Estuary Pushing Pier, Shipping Containers Into WaterOfficials say about 300 feet of shoreline crumbled, which pushed a pier into the water. There were four shipping containers on the pier when it collapsed.
Alameda Man Identified As Driver Of Van That Went Into EstuaryA man who died when his van plunged from a surface street in Alameda into the Oakland Estuary Sunday morning has been identified.
Coast Guard Chopper Rescues Sailor Who Ran Boat Aground In Oakland EstuaryCoast Guard officials rescued a 61-year-old man Saturday evening after his sailboat ran aground near Oakland.
Man Hospitalized After Early Morning Rescue In Oakland EstuaryA man was taken to the hospital Monday morning after he fell into the Oakland Estuary, Oakland Fire Department officials said.
Cab Driver Killed In Oakland Estuary Crash IdentifiedAuthorities in Alameda County on Monday identified the cab driver who died after crashing into the Oakland Estuary Sunday morning as 57-year-old Livermore resident Jarnail Singh.
Cab Driver Killed In Oakland Estuary CrashRescue divers pulled an unconscious driver from a cab that careened off a road near the Oakland International Airport Sunday and became submerged in the Oakland Estuary.
Crews Control Boat Fire At Dock In Oakland EstuaryA quick response from fire crews knocked down a fire that destroyed one boat and damaged another at a dock in the Oakland Estuary Monday afternoon, authorities said.
Good Samaritan Tries To Save Driver Whose SUV Plunged Into Oakland EstuaryA Good Samaritan tried desperately to save a man's life after a speeding SUV plunged into the Oakland estuary.
Alameda Rescue Diver Pulls Drowning Victim From Vehicle Submerged In Oakland EstuaryAn Alameda fire rescue swimmer pulled a drowning man out of a submerged vehicle in the Oakland Estuary Saturday morning but the victim did not survive.
Whale Found Dead In Oakland Estuary Was Struck By ShipScientists say a dead whale found floating in the Oakland Estuary was struck by a ship.
Stolen Truck Pulled From Water In Oakland EstuaryA stolen pickup truck was found in the water in the Oakland Estuary Tuesday morning but no one was found inside.