California Water Chief: Oroville Dam's Emergency Spillway WorkedState lawmakers are holding a hearing this morning to get an update on spillway repairs at the Oroville Dam.
AP Exclusive: Oroville Dam Managers Made Missteps In Handling CrisisDuring the darkest hours of the emergency, the fear was that if the hillside collapsed, "it was not whether people would die, but how many would die."
Damaged Main Spillway Of Oroville Dam To Reopen Next WeekOroville Dam's heavily damaged main spillway is expected to resume releasing water next week as levels continue to rise in the reservoir.
California Faces $50B Price Tag For Flood Control FixesCalifornia faces an estimated $50 billion price tag for roads, dams and other infrastructure threatened by floods such as the one that severely damaged Oroville Dam last month, the state's natural resources secretary said Wednesday.
Oroville Dam Spillway's Outflow To Be Stopped To Clear DebrisCalifornia water authorities will stop the outflow from the Oroville Dam's crippled spillway to allow workers to remove debris blocking a hydroelectric plant from working, officials said Sunday.
Oroville Dam Outflow To Be Stopped To Clear DebrisCalifornia water authorities will stop the outflow from the Oroville Dam's crippled spillway to allow workers to remove debris blocking a hydroelectric plant from working, officials said Sunday.
Slow Moving Atmospheric River Moves Into NorCalThe latest round of wet weather is here for an already soaked Northern California.
Pair Wanted In Oroville Evacuation CarjackingButte County deputies have released photos of two suspects who are wanted for stealing a truck during last weekend’s Oroville Dam spillway evacuation.
Pair Claiming To Be Oroville Dam Evacuees Arrested, Accused Of Check FraudAuthorities have arrested a pair suspected of claiming to be Oroville Dam evacuees and committing check fraud.
Officials Slow Release Of Water At Oroville DamCalifornia officials are slowing the release of water from a lake behind the nation's tallest dam so crews can remove debris from the bottom of the structure's damaged spillway.
AP Exclusive: If Oroville Dam Failed, People Likely StuckCommunities just downstream of California's Lake Oroville dam would not receive adequate warning or time for evacuations if the 770-foot-tall dam itself - rather than its spillways - were to abruptly fail, the state water agency that operates the nation's tallest dam repeatedly advised federal regulators a half-decade ago.
Officials Rush To Drain Lake Oroville Before New StormsOfficials scrambled Wednesday to drain more water from a lake behind battered Oroville Dam before new storms hit Northern California and test the quick repairs made after water cascaded down an unpaved spillway and prompted a massive evacuation.