Grass Fire That Burned Near Rodeo Tank Farm Along I-80 50% ContainedCal Fire and Contra Costa Fire units have reached 50 percent containment on a grass fire that burned close to a Rodeo tank farm Monday afternoon east of I-80, according to fire officials.
Fireworks Spark At Least 2 Of Several Brush Fires In East Bay, Historic Barn DestroyedFireworks started at least two of several brushfires Friday night around Contra Costa County, while another burned down on a historic barn in unincorporated Rodeo.
Suspect Identified In Rodeo Murder; May Be Getting Help In Avoiding CaptureAuthorities have identified a murder suspect following an April fatal shooting in Rodeo and it's believed he is being helped in avoiding capture.
Vegetation Fire Burns In Crockett South Of Carquinez BridgeA vegetation fire was burning in Crockett in Contra Costa County just south of the Carquinez Bridge Tuesday.
San Pablo Man Found Shot Dead Friday in RodeoA 24-year-old San Pablo man was shot and killed Friday night in Rodeo and the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office was searching Saturday night for the man's killer.
CHP Infrared Video Leads To Suspects' Arrests In Rodeo After Interstate 80 ChaseFour people were arrested after a California Highway Patrol chase through three Bay Area counties, ending with suspects being arrested as they hid in the driveway of a Rodeo home with the help of a CHP aircraft's infrared camera.
Plans To Build New Petrochemical Tanks In Rodeo Face Pushback Following NuStar FireA KPIX 5 original report is revealing new plans underway to build more petrochemical tanks inside Phillips 66’s Rodeo refinery, next to the facility where two storage tanks exploded and burned last week.
No Unusually High Levels Of Toxins Detected After NuStar FireContra Costa County health officers who took air samples at the scene of last week's industrial fire at the NuStar Energy facility in Crockett say there were no unusually high levels of toxic substances detected.
County Officials: Fire Suppression System Was Not Activated During NuStar FireA closed gate and a fire suppression system that wasn't activated may have hampered efforts to extinguish Tuesday's massive fire at the NuStar Energy tank farm in Crockett, according to Contra Costa County officials.
ATF Agents Join Investigation Of Storage Tank Fireball; Search Warrant Served On NuStarFederal agents joined the investigation Wednesday in a search for the cause of a massive explosion and fireball that erupted at an East Bay storage tank farm.
Charges Filed In Connection With Recent East Bay SideshowsContra Costa County CHP announced Monday that eight criminal cases have been forwarded to the district attorney after three separate sideshows happened on the same day on August 11.
3 People Shot, Injured In RodeoThree victims were in stable condition after an early-morning shooting Wednesday in the Rodeo area of unincorporated Contra Costa County, according to a statement from the sheriff's office.
Whale Found Stranded In Rodeo Died Of MalnutritionA gray whale that was stranded in Rodeo last week died as a result of malnutrition, according to scientists at the Marine Mammal Center.
2 Kids In Car Seats Able To Walk Away After East Bay Rollover CrashTwo young children and their mother were able to escape relatively unscathed after the car they were in rolled over during a crash in the East Bay.
Gray Whale Washed Up On Rodeo Shoreline Died Of MalnutritionScientists with the Marine Mammal Center said Wednesday that the gray whale that washed up on the Rodeo shoreline in unincorporated Contra Costa County last week died of severe malnutrition, but due to decomposition they’ve been unable to pinpoint its underlying cause.