Modesto Man Identified As Motorcyclist Killed In I-680 Crash TuesdayA Modesto man died in a motorcycle crash Tuesday morning on northbound Interstate Highway 680 in rural Alameda County, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Feds Stepping In To Help Rural California Communities Suffering In Drought The federal government is stepping in to help California communities, particularly in rural areas, in danger of drying out during the drought.
Wildfire In Mariposa County Forces Over 100 Evacuations A wildfire that broke out in Central California has triggered the evacuation of about 100 rural homes.
Santa Clara County Residents Warned To Watch For RattlesnakesThe odds of being bitten by a rattlesnake are slim, but it does happen. 15 people were bitten by snakes in Santa Clara County last year, and emergency responders would prefer not to see it happen at all in 2013.