San Joaquin River
Investigators say 10 people—five adults and five children—were on board the boat around 4 p.m. when it hit rocks and overturned. Deputies say the impact caused all 10 to be thrown from the boat into the water.
A multi-billion dollar project to bring salmon back to a dried-up section of California’s second-longest river is moving forward despite the state’s historic drought.
Susan Green’s body was pulled from the San Joaquin River on Sunday off of West Brannan Island Road.
Sgt. Anthony Bejaran of the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department says the body of the 17-year-old male last seen floating down the San Joaquin River has been found.
A search for a teen last seen floating down the San Joaquin River was called off after several hours Monday night with no sign of the boy.
State and federal water officials are planning to install a temporary rock barrier in the San Joaquin River to help improve salmon and steelhead populations.
Rescue crews are searching for the bodies of two victims who are believed to have drowned during a family gathering Saturday.
Boaters are being warned about a two-story houseboat that has run aground in the Delta and posing a navigational hazard.
A number of businesses and residents have been asked to evacuate due to the rapidly rising San Joaquin River, according to authorities.