Sacramento Considers Banning Leaf Blowers On Days When AQI Hits 100As fall descends on the City of Trees, leaf blowers are a common sight and sound. But the city council is now working to change that, at least on days when the air reaches unhealthy levels.
Davis Police Responding To Calls About Illegal Leaf Blowing On Bad Air Quality DaysThe sound of a leaf blower may now trigger a police response in Davis.
Clearer Skies Bring Sacramento-Area Residents Out For Friday Night FunThe clearing skies are coming just in time for a number of outdoor events across the region this weekend.
Wildfire Smoke Sinks Into Tahoe, Unhealthy Air Quality Warning IssuedAs the smoke clears out from the Sacramento Valley, it’s sinking into the Tahoe Basin. The vista views over Tahoe are now blanketed in a hazy layer of wildfire smoke.
Clearer Skies Bring Breath Of Fresh Air In Solano County Following Weeks Of SmokeFor the first time in nearly a month, people across the region caught a break from the smoke Wednesday. In Solano County, blue skies had people breathing a bit easier.
2 Giants-Seattle Games Off Due To Smoky Skies, Moved To SFThe two-game series between the San Francisco Giants and Mariners in Seattle that was scheduled to start Tuesday night was postponed because of poor air quality caused by the West Coast wildfires.
Study Suggests Link Between Poor Air Quality And Increase In Flu CasesHazy skies and poor air quality are ailments we deal with in California every wildfire season. But as we prepare for the flu season ahead, there is another health risk to consider.
Eerie Orange Hue Fades In The West But Air Quality WorsensA dense smoke layer from dozens of raging wildfires darkened the skies and fouled the air along much of the West Coast on Thursday and was expected to hover in the region at least through the weekend.
State Assemblyman James Gallagher Urges Indoor Dining At Restaurants To Avoid Bad AirThe pandemic pushed diners outside, now the smoke is sending some customers away altogether. Just as businesses started to pick up through outdoor dining creating another obstacle for restaurants.
Experts Explain Why Air Quality And Smoke Levels Are Different Around Sacramento RegionAs smoke continues to blanket the sky and fill the lungs of plenty of people in Sacramento and the rest of California, there’s a burning question. Why is the smoke so bad in some areas and not in others?
Wildfire Smoke Casts Ominous Orange Glow Across Northern CaliforniaNorthern Californians woke up to an apocalyptic scene outside on Wednesday - even those who are miles away from fire zones.
California Submerged In Sea Of Smoke: Sacramento Air Quality Plummets To Hazardous LevelsSacramento’s air quality has fallen to Hazardous levels Tuesday morning.
Dense Smoke Advisory Expanded To Tahoe, Extended To SaturdayThe National Weather Service has expanded the dense smoke advisory in Reno-Sparks and Carson City to Lake Tahoe and extended it until noon Saturday.
Davis Opens Air Quality Shelter At Senior CenterAs smoke from various wildfires across California continues to affect our air quality, the city of Davis opened an Air Quality Shelter Tuesday.
Wildfire Smoke Causes Dangerous Air Quality Levels In Sacramento RegionRegardless of where you live, you have probably seen the hazy skies and ash in the air.