A police chase ended with the suspect’s car and the squad car in Arcade Creek in Sacramento.
Rain from Southern California storm not enough to ease the state’s drought.
A $687 million drought-relief plan is headed to the governor’s desk after winning overwhelming approval in both houses of the Legislature.
Federal officials say many farmers caught in California’s drought will receive no irrigation water this year from a vast system of rivers, canals and reservoirs interlacing the state.
Political and environmental pressures intersect in water crisis.
Farmers in California’s drought-stricken Central Valley said Friday that the financial assistance President Barack Obama is delivering on his visit does not get to the heart of California’s long-term water problems.
The storm has brought flooding and damage to parts of the valley. CBS13 went out to some local places where were seeing the heaviest amount of rain.
While the much-needed rain helpful in resolving the drought situation, it’s causing problems for motorists on the streets this weekend.
California offices to reduce water use by 20 percent to help alleviate drought.
Federal officials have announced $20 million in aid for California farmers affected by the ongoing drought.
In order to protect the state’s available water, the California Department of Water Resources says it has dropped the number of state water allocations to zero.
With dangerously low snow levels in the mountains and rain coming in just dribs and drabs a deepening California drought has prompted Gov. Jerry Brown to urge people to turn off the water while brushing teeth and not to “flush more than you have to.”