Walnut Creek

The eagle when it was released back in May. (Source: Lindsay Wildlife Experience)

Golden Eagle Dies 3 Months After Being Released Into Wild

A young golden eagle rescued by firefighters and released from a wildlife hospital three months ago has died after being struck by a wind turbine, officials said.


Clare Orton. (Source: KPIX-TV/Facebook)

2 Young College Students Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide

Police in Northern California are investigating an apparent murder-suicide after finding a young man and a woman shot to death at a San Francisco Bay Area home.


(Photo Illustration by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Drought Will Leave Sour Taste To Some Drinking Water

Residents in some San Francisco Bay Area cities are again going to experience sour-tasting drinking water.


The injured eagle getting treatment. (Source: Lindsay Wildlife Rehabilitation Hospital)

Injured Golden Eagle Recovering At Northern California Rehab Center

An injured golden eagle is recovering at a Northern California wildlife rehabilitation hospital after being discovered by firefighters.


Just The Facts: A Brief History Of The Concord Region

From the town of Todos Santos to the vibrant Bay Area city center it is today, Concord, California savors its colorful past.


(Credit: Walnut Creek Police Department)

Surveillance Images Released In Walnut Creek Tiffany Burglary Involving Stolen Citrus Heights Truck

Police have released surveillance photos of a Tiffany & Co. burglary in Walnut Creek that involved a stolen truck from Citrus Heights.


File (credit: CBS)

Paraglider Dies In Walnut Creek

Authorities say a paraglider fell to his death in an open space in Walnut Creek.


An Antioch family of an 8-year-old boy has filed a claim accusing his third grade teacher Michelle Mankewich  of duct-taping his mouth shut a separate teacher of placing a chair over him and sitting on it. (File photo: Duct tape)

Lawsuit Alleges Teachers Duct-Taped 8-Year-Old Student’s Mouth, Held Him Down With Chair

The parents of an 8-year-old boy have filed a claim accusing his third grade teacher Michelle Mankewich of duct-taping his mouth shut a separate teacher of placing a chair over him and sitting on it around the same time.


(credit: CBS)

Walnut Creek Police Shoot, Kill Man

Walnut Creek police say they shot and killed a man inside an apartment after responding to a 911 call during which a woman could be heard screaming.


Officer Kenyon Youngstrom of the California Highway Patrol. (Claycord.com)

UPDATE: Officer Shot On Freeway In Critical Condition; Suspect Dead

A California Highway Patrol officer is on life support and a suspect is dead after a Tuesday morning rush hour shootout on Interstate 680 near Walnut Creek, authorities said.


Surveillance image of the man who police believe stole a car from a Walnut Creek McDonald’s. (Walnut Creek PD)

Car Loaded With Giants Memorabilia Stolen In The Bay Area

Police are searching for a car stolen from a McDonald’s parking lot that contained a cache of San Francisco Giants memorabilia.



Walnut Creek Votes To Ban Bounce Houses

Walnut Creek is bouncing children’s inflatable jump houses from city parks.