Oroville Dam Emergency Cost Reaches $870 Million: How Much Can State Get Back?The federal government reimburses 75 percent of the costs related to the emergency, but FEMA may not cover some costs.
Cost Of Oroville Dam Spillway Crisis Reaches $870 MillionCalifornia officials say the costs of dealing with last February's near-disaster at the tallest dam in the country have climbed to $870 million.
Shake-Up At California Agency After Report On Oroville DamCalifornia restructured a key water agency Wednesday in the wake of a scathing independent report on last year's crisis at Oroville Dam.
Oroville Residents Give Officials Earful About Troubled DamNorthern California residents living in the shadow of the nation's tallest dam are venting decades of frustration with state water managers.
Oroville Dam Spillway Update Planned After Crack Communication ControversyThe community meeting is the first since federal officials made public their concerns about a series of hairline cracks in freshly laid concrete on the rebuilt spillway.
Officials Say Oroville Dam Spillway Repairs On Track For November DeadlineTwo months from the Nov. 1st completion date and new concrete is being laid.
Crews Start Emergency Levee Repairs Downstream From Oroville DamWork crews have started emergency repairs to a damaged levee downstream of the Northern California dam that overflowed this winter.
Oroville Dam Spillway Emergency Creates Golden Opportunity On RiversA wet winter in California is spurring a summer Gold Rush, as panners are heading for the rivers and not leaving empty-handed.
Small Oroville Dam Replica In Utah Helps Pinpoint Spillway RepairsInside a cavernous northern Utah warehouse, hydraulic engineers send water rushing down a replica of a section of a dam built out of wood, concrete and steel.
Construction Worker Injured In Accident Near Oroville DamA construction worker near the Oroville Dam was injured while working on removing sediment, officials say.
Battered Oroville Dam Spillway To Be Shut For RepairsCalifornia plans to shut the shattered main spillway of the Oroville Dam for the summer on Friday, launching an all-out race to get it operational again before the next rainy season.
Ex-Governor's Ambitions Paved Way To Oroville Dam Spillway Crisis, Records SayHistorical records reveal the late Gov. Pat Brown misled voters about the cost of building the nation's tallest dam, ignored recommendations to delay construction and dismissed allegations that substandard materials were used to build the ambitious project.
Report Cuts Possibilities For Oroville Dam Spillway Failure To 24 ReasonsShe was recalling the night of Feb. 12 when the Oroville Dam emergency spillway crumbled and more than 160,000 people south of the dam were evacuated.
Water Chief: Oroville Emergency Spillway Worked The head of California's water agency on Tuesday repeated his assertion that an emergency spillway at the Oroville Dam worked, drawing an incredulous response from a state lawmaker who represents tens of thousands of people ordered to evacuate when it was feared erosion at the spillway could lead to catastrophic flooding.
California Water Chief: Oroville Dam's Emergency Spillway WorkedState lawmakers are holding a hearing this morning to get an update on spillway repairs at the Oroville Dam.