Congressman Mark DeSaulnier Remains In ICU; Critical Condition With PneumoniaRep. Mark DeSaulnier, a Democrat who represents the East Bay in Congress and has been hospitalized after falling and fracturing a rib during a recent run, remained in intensive care in a Washington D.C. hospital Tuesday after a weekend downturn in his condition, according to his children.
VIDEO: Young Hiker Rescued By Sheriff's Helicopter Crew At Shell Ridge Open Space In Walnut CreekA teenage hiker who was injured in a fall along a steep trail in Walnut Creek was rescued with the help of a helicopter crew from the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office.
Congressman Mark DeSaulnier's Condition Seriously Deteriorates After Falling During A RunRep. Mark DeSaulnier, a Democrat who represents the East Bay in Congress and has been hospitalized after falling and fracturing a rib during a recent run, has suffered a serious downturn in his condition, according to his chief of staff.
Woman Flown To Hospital After Falling Off Horse In Discovery BayA 60-year-old woman was flown to a Walnut Creek hospital Sunday afternoon after suffering injuries from an apparent fall from a horse, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters said.
Psychologist Offers Caution About Coronavirus-Related AnxietyAs the fight against coronavirus ramps up, so does a general sense of fear in the public. With so much talk about staying safe from COVID-19, some might be wondering how to keep those concerns out of our heads.
Walnut Creek Council Rejects Amy's Vegetarian Drive-Thru Over Traffic WorriesSaying that it was the right project in the wrong place, Walnut Creek City Council members in the wee hours of Wednesday rejected plans for an Amy's Drive-Thru vegetarian restaurant.
Alamo Man Arrested For Contra Costa County Bank Robbery SpreeA 41-year-old Alamo man has been arrested for a month-long robbery spree in Contra Costa County that allegedly included banks in Lafayette, Orinda and Walnut Creek, authorities said.
Winds Howl Through Bay Area Toppling Trees, Downing Power LinesA bone-dry cold front rolled into the San Francisco Bay Area Sunday, whipping up wind gusts up to 50 mph that toppled trees and downed power lines.
Man Killed, Dog Injured in 2-Alarm Walnut Creek Condo FireA man died and a dog was injured in a fire early Saturday at a large condominium complex in Walnut Creek, fire officials said.
Big Rig Crash On Interstate 680 In Walnut Creek Disrupts Morning CommuteA crash involving an overturned big-rig blocked multiple lanes of northbound Interstate Highway 680 in Walnut Creek on Tuesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Contra Costa Supes Update 'In-Law Unit' OrdinanceThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved updates to the county's accessory dwelling unit ordinance to comply with recent changes in state law.
Man Shot Outside Walnut Creek BART Station; Gunman At LargeA man was shot just outside the Walnut Creek BART station Monday evening and police were looking for the gunman.
Las Lomas High Student In Custody After Loaded Gun Found In BackpackA student at Las Lomas High School in Walnut Creek has been arrested Thursday after a loaded firearm was found in the student's backpack, according to authorities.
Walnut Creek Woman's House Ransacked In Broad DaylightPeople living in a Walnut Creek neighborhood were feeling uneasy Wednesday night after two home break-ins in the middle of the morning.
Walnut Creek Holds Community Forum To Discuss Solutions To HomelessnessThe city of Walnut Creek held a community forum Tuesday night to discuss solutions to homelessness in the city.