Drought Depleting Bay Area Reservoirs, Driving Urgent Need For ConservationThe state's severe drought is transforming the landscape of our streams, lakes and reservoirs as the supply of water is depleted day by day.
Bay Area Hillsides, Reservoirs Brace For Next Round Of Heavy RainThe impending storm on Monday will bring another round of heavy rain into Bay Area hillsides and reservoirs, which are still recovering from the last storm.
Santa Cruz Mountains May Bear Brunt Of Big StormBy Saturday evening in the Santa Cruz Mountains, the Pineapple Express was going full steam ahead with heavy sustained rain starting at about 7 p.m.
Crews Contain Brush Fire That Burned 20 Acres Near Morgan HillCrews in the South Bay contained contained a fast-moving brush fire near Morgan Hill that quickly grew to over 15 acres and threatened 30 homes Friday afternoon.
Drought Forces Silicon Valley Triathlon Move To Half Moon BayThe event, which normally includes a swim in the Uvas Reservoir near Morgan Hill, can’t be held there because the water level is too low.
3 Separate Vegetation Fires Contained Across Bay AreaAlameda County fire crews were fighting a vegetation fire near Lake Chabot Regional Park that was burning up a ridge toward homes. Meanwhile, firefighters in Santa Clara County were battling another fire that destroyed a house near the Uvas Reservoir before spreading to nearby vegetation.
Investigators Hold Last Scheduled Water Search In Sierra LaMar CaseThe Santa Clara County Sheriff's Department announced there will be no further scheduled water searches in the Sierra LaMar case unless they receive tip-offs.
Authorities Narrow Sierra LaMar Search To Morgan Hill AreaDive teams returned to the Uvas Reservoir Friday to search for the body of Morgan Hill teenager Sierra LaMar, who authorities believe was not taken far from her home before she was killed.
Sheriff Says Abduction By Acquaintance Possible In Sierra LaMar CaseAuthorities have expanded their search for Sierra LaMar, who was last seen on the morning of March 16.