Memorial Day Melt: Heatwave Hits The Sacramento Region EarlyThe Sacramento region is dealing with a mini-heatwave as many residents headed out for what feels like the first real holiday since the start of the pandemic.
Man Dies After Being Submerged For Several Minutes In American RiverThe person who was underwater in the American River for several minutes before being pulled out has died, the Sacramento Fire Department says.
Sacramento Crowds Took To The River On First 100-Degree Day Of The YearIt's definitely not easy to escape the heat, but we found people trying their best. Whether you're on the water or it's on you, people were doing whatever they can to cool off.
‘Better Safe Than Sorry’: First Responders Stress Life Jacket Use Along Area Waterways As Memorial Day ApproachesLocal authorities are ramping up for a busy boat and swim season in preparation for Memorial Day. But, post-pandemic, they say there are a couple more factors that could make cooling off more dangerous.
'Like Some Sea Creature From The Deep': Vampire Fish Making Comeback To American RiverA strange underwater creature known as the vampire fish is making a comeback to the American River.
Grant High School Senior Melino Liu Drowns; Family Deals With Second Drowning Death In Recent YearsTragedy struck twice for a local family that is now grieving the second loss of a son who drowned.
17-Year-Old's American River Drowning A Tragic Reminder To Practice Water SafetyThe death is a reminder that just because the water level is lower right now, it doesn't mean it's any less dangerous. The American River may be an ideal setting on a hot day, but some areas can also be danger zones.
Teen Who Drowned While Swimming In American River IdentifiedThe body of a teenage boy who went missing while swimming in the American River Saturday has been located and identified.
Diver Recovers Lost Wedding Ring From American River, Reunites It With Heartbroken HusbandIt's a story about a lost wedding ring and a curious diver who came to the rescue.
WATCH: CHP Helicopter Helps Rescue Man Who Was Swept Down American RiverAuthorities have rescued a man who was reportedly swept down the South Fork of the American River in El Dorado County on Monday.
Placer County Leaders Say Collapsed Bridge, Under Water For 60 Years, Poses New Safety RisksPlacer County leaders are supporting the removal of a bridge that collapsed 60 years ago near the confluence of the North Fork and Middle Fork American River in the Auburn State Recreation Area.