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Ahead Of Strong Storm, Folsom Lake Levels Higher Than Last Year

Hydrologists are eagerly awaiting this Thursday’s storm to see how much water runoff can be saved during the drought, and some are already making plans for that water.

12/10/2014

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Home-By-Home Water Rationing May Be Spreading If California’s Drought Worsens

So far, only about 4 percent of larger water districts in the state are setting limits on individual water use. But in the San Juan Water District where people rely on Folsom Lake for all their water, individual household water allocation could become a reality too.

09/29/2014

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Roseville Woman Searching For Service Dog Lost At Folsom Lake

Tessa was last seen on Saturday near Folsom Lake. It’s not known whether the dog ran away or was taken. Either way, Sarah Himmelmann and her boyfriend Matt Idler are offering a no-questions-asked reward for her return.

08/19/2014

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Body Of Missing Man In El Dorado County Found In American River

Raymond Nocon, 32, of Folsom was last seen floating on Saturday in an inflatable raft with his friend on the river at around 9 p.m. Saturday, when the raft sank a short distance past Gorilla Rock, and the two became separated, according to a statement from the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office.

08/18/2014

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Business Drying Up Near Folsom Lake As Drought Shrinks Reservoir

From boat and equipment rentals to food and drink sales, many businesses are taking a hit, and some are wondering if a wet rainy season could save their business.

08/14/2014

Search crews on the water Monday. (Credit: CBS13)

Coroner: Drowning Not Cause Of Folsom Lake Boating Accident Victims Deaths

The deadly May 10 accident led to a long search for the men, the last of whom was recovered on Monday.

05/21/2014

Search crews on the water Monday. (Credit: CBS13)

Fourth Man Pulled From Folsom Lake Identified

Kenneth Smith, 48, was found off the tip of the peninsula on the south fork side of the lake.

05/19/2014

Search crews on Folsom Lake last Saturday.

Official: 2 Bodies Recovered From Folsom Lake, Bringing Total To 3

Officials say that two bodies have been recovered from Folsom Lake Saturday afternoon.

05/17/2014

Search crews on the water Monday. (Credit: CBS13)

Official: Body Recovered From Folsom Lake

A State Parks official says that a body has been recovered from Folsom Lake late Friday morning.

05/16/2014

Search crews on the water Monday. (Credit: CBS13)

Search For Men Missing On Folsom Lake Scaled Back

Authorities have announced that they are scaling back the search effort for four men who went missing when their boat capsized on Folsom Lake over the weekend.

05/15/2014

Search crews on the water Monday. (Credit: CBS13)

Fishermen Say Folsom Dam Releases Making Search For Missing Men More Difficult

The search for four men thrown from a boat on Folsom Lake continued for a third day as crews scoured the lake and found no sign of them.

05/13/2014

Search crews on Folsom Lake last Saturday.

Search For Missing Folsom Lake Boaters Suspended Due To High Winds

Dive teams have been forced to suspend search and recovery efforts for four men missing at Folsom Lake.

05/11/2014

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