Eagle's Nest Airport in Ione, where one of the planes landed safely. (Credit: CBS13)

2 Small Planes Collide Over Bay; 1 Crashes, Other Lands Safely In Ione

The FAA is saying that two small planes collided over San Pablo Bay, with one crashing into the water and the other landing in Ione.


Souza's booking photo. (Credit: Amador County Sheriff's Department)

Sheriff: Man Shoots At Dog, Family and Deputies

A situation out in rural Amador County that started violently ended peacefully Thursday night.


credit: CW31

UPDATED: Equipment Failure Blamed For Amador County Power Plant Explosion

An explosion occurred Wednesday morning at a power plant near in Amador County. The incident happened at the Buena Vista Biomass Power, which is south of Ione on Coal Mine Road.


Shelly Crabb

Postal Carrier Accused Of Stealing Mailed Drugs And Selling Them Along Route

An Ione postal carrier is behind bars accused of stealing drugs mailed to veterans then selling them to people along her route.


Ione pool

Ione Community Members Rally To Save Pool From Closing

With a population of 4,000, the city of Ione is small and its budget is shrinking. The city pool was one of the first on the chopping block but the community rallied to keep it open.


Ione City Hall

Ione Faces Massive Budget Shortfall

City officials are desperately searching for ways to trim the budget due to a shortfall that has left the town without a quarter of its anticipated general fund.


Preston Castle, in Ione

Group Seeks To Revive Castle As Tourist Spot

An Ione group hopes to revive a castle used more than a century ago as a detention compound for troubled kids as a museum and tourist attraction.

CBS13/CW31 Television–11/17/2010