northern california

Manteca Short On Hotel Rooms As City’s Marketing Pays OffIt’s been a little crowded in Manteca this week.
Camera Captures Lone Gray Wolf Roaming Far Northern California's WildState wildlife officials said Monday they believe a gray wolf has been roaming the wilds of Northern California.
Winter Weather Too Little, Too Late For Northern CaliforniaThe calendar reads May, but it looked like January up in the Sierra Thursday.
Teen Gang Members Arrested After Allegedly Escaping From Probation CampAuthorities say three 17-year-old gang members who escaped from a Northern California probation camp were arrested after stealing a car and holding its owner hostage.
Magnitude-5.3 Quake Off Coast Shakes Northern CaliforniaThe U.S. Geological Survey is reporting a 5.3 magnitude earthquake off the coast of northern California.
Rain Fuels Mushroom Boom In Parts Of Northern CaliforniaRecent heavy rains have brought a blooming of mushrooms to parts of Northern California.
Coming Storms Could Wallop Parts Of Northern CaliforniaA series of storms heading toward Northern California could bring more rain to parts of the region in one weekend than they have seen so far this season.
Robin Williams' Autopsy Found No Illegal DrugsAuthorities say an autopsy on actor Robin Williams found no alcohol or illegal drugs in his system when he committed suicide at his Northern California home in August.
Prosecutors: Suspect Plotted To Kill 9 Witnesses A Northern California man awaiting trial for insurance fraud has been charged with plotting to kill nine witnesses set to testify against him.
Parents Help Warn Of Dangers Of Train Tracks For Distracted TeenagersDena Betti knows all too well the dangers of trains. Her beautiful 14-year-old daughter Jenna, an eighth-grader, was struck and killed by a train in March in Martinez. The tragedy unfolded when the teen left her cellphone on the tracks.
Wildfires, Monsoon, Earthquake Force California Office Of Emergency Services Into ActionThe center is where various state agencies come together—from social services to Caltrans—to discuss where resources should be allocated. OES has final authority to determine how those resources are actually implemented.
California Man Allegedly Cooked Ex-Girlfriend's Dog, Fed It To HerPolice say the couple briefly reconciled last week and Watenpaugh cooked the woman a meal. But she told police he later texted her and asked how her dog had tasted.