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Child Dies In San Joaquin River Boating Accident Near Lathrop

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.


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Effort To Restore San Joaquin River Endures During Drought

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 Found

Body Of Missing Isleton Woman Found In Car In San Joaquin River

Susan Green’s body was pulled from the San Joaquin River on Sunday off of West Brannan Island Road.


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Body Found Of Teen Last Seen Floating Down River

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.


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Search Suspended For Teen In San Joaquin River

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.



Officials: Temporary Barrier To Help San Joaquin River Fish

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.


Crews searched for the victims but were unable to locate them Saturday night.

Boy, Man Drown In San Joaquin River

Rescue crews are searching for the bodies of two victims who are believed to have drowned during a family gathering Saturday.


A houseboat has run aground near Brannan Island Road. (credit: CBS)

Stuck Houseboat Creating Problem In Delta

Boaters are being warned about a two-story houseboat that has run aground in the Delta and posing a navigational hazard.



Rising Rivers Prompt Evacuations In Stanislaus County

A number of businesses and residents have been asked to evacuate due to the rapidly rising San Joaquin River, according to authorities.

CBS13/CW31 Television–03/29/2011