A central California farmer is holding off on harvesting his fields until thousands of imperiled tricolored baby blackbirds can fly from their nests.
Environmental advocates are risking arrest by blocking the entrance to Monsanto’s Woodland facility Thursday morning.
Police have pulled a K9 off the street after the dog got loose and accidentally bit a woman.
For Jack Manzer, winding his way to the present means recalling a big part of his past he keeps neatly chronicled in a book that tells the story of a little girl lost. Candi Talarico, 4, was kidnapped from an alley near her Q Street apartment in Sacramento on June 4, 1988.
It’s been 27 years since the horrific ordeal. Candi Talarico admits seeing the images from that June day in 1988 stirs the emotions. “I try not to think about that part of my life,” she said. “It was so long ago, but I’ve moved on and I think I’ve coped with it pretty well.”
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Joan says she was told she had to contact American Airlines for help considering it and U.S. Airways merged but she says American never responded.
Mike Pouard says he bought Harris Ranch 5-pound pre-packaged ground beef last week from a Grocery Outlet store in Oakley. When his wife was making a meatloaf dinner, he says she found glass while she was mixing the meat with seasoning and eggs. a piece of the glass actually cut his hand.
Every time it rains, the two 18,000-gallon storage tanks fill up. But the drought has dwindled their supply to about half. With a dry summer projected, the facility runs the risk of running out.
It’s an arrest that seemed unlikely for so many reasons. Mark Zlendick wasn’t just a long-time sheriff’s deputy, but he was also assigned to Slednet—a multi-agency task force dedicated to taking drugs off the streets.
His face bruised, his hand broken and legs beaten, Punjabi newspaper publisher Boota Basi spoke from bed, still wearing hospital clothes, after surviving the vicious attack inside his home.
Delta farmers have had senior water rights, priority access to water, because their land sits on the river. But farmers are learning they have to stop pumping water from the San Joaquin River.
Elk Grove’s Arik Armstead was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers with the 17th pick in the NFL Draft on Thursday.
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These photos were taken near the Placer County Sheriff’s Office North Lake Tahoe Station. Surfers unafraid of the wind took advantage of the large waves.
A gourd weighing 2,058 pounds took first prize and set a new tournament record Monday at an annual pumpkin-weighing contest in Northern California.
The Applegate fire started on Wednesday afternoon along I-80 in Placer County. As of Thursday morning, it had already destroyed five homes.