Bethel Island

Bethel Island Home Fire (credit: CBS)

2 Bethel Island Homes Destroyed By Fire

Two homes have been destroyed and a third damaged in an early morning fire on an island in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta about 60 miles northeast of San Francisco.


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Shooting Suspect Found Dead On Bethel Island During Search

A suspect who fired shots at officers has been found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to officials.


Egeria worker sprays invasive weeds in Delta. (credit:

State To Use Chemical In Delta To Combat Invasive Weed

State officials are set to combat an invasive weed that has been choking waterways around Bethel Island and Discovery Bay in Contra Costa County.


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Pilot Killed In Crop Duster Crash

Authorities say a pilot has been killed after his crop-duster clipped its wing on a tower and crashed in a remote area of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.