Free Bottled Water Coming To Thousands of Homes With Contaminated WaterPeople in some Stanislaus and Merced counties are being warned if their water comes from groundwater wells, it could be contaminated with harmful amounts of nitrate.
How Much Water Do We Really Need To Drink?So it's important to drink water. That much we know. And these days, while we stay at home with our reusable cups and convenient access to bathrooms, there's no good reason not to be drinking water. But how much is enough?
Questions Over Contaminated Water And Air In RiponParents of kids with cancer were expecting to get answers about their concerns over contaminated water and air. But as CBS13's Julie Watts discovered, the public meeting in Ripon left people pretty frustrated.
Hundreds Of California Schools Haven't Released Results Of Water Testing For LeadThis summer, we reported that one out of five California schools found detectable levels of lead in drinking water, but we also told you, hundreds of schools still hadn't reported the required lead test results.
Vehicle Hits Fire Hydrant In Roseville; Eight Businesses DamagedA vehicle hit a fire hydrant Saturday evening in Roseville, shearing off the valve used to close it, and sending water shooting into the sky.
Warmer Weather Has Local Rivers RushingWith the boating season here Sheriff Departments in the area are taking extra precautions to make sure the season will be safe for everyone.
Drinking Water Tax Proposed In California Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to charge California water customers up to $10 per month to help clean up contaminated water in low-income and rural areas, but he will face resistance from some legislative Democrats hesitant to impose new taxes.
Placer Sheriff's Office Warns Of Raging RiverThe Placer County Sheriff's Office has a warning regarding the American River.
Storms Bulk Up California's Snowpack, 2nd Survey Of Season ShowsOfficials will trek into the mountains on Thursday to measure California's snowpack again, seeking to learn whether recent storms have added to the water supply.
DWR: Sierra Snow Water Content At 80% Of AverageDespite the state's recent storms, the water content in the Sierra remains below average, according to state water experts.
NASA Finds 'Water Ice' On The Surface Of The MoonScientists have long believed that water ice could exist in the ever-dark recesses at the moon's poles and that belief has finally been confirmed in a paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on Aug. 20.
Silicon Valley Water Agency May Help Fund Delta TunnelsSilicon Valley's largest water district is showing renewed interest in California Gov. Jerry Brown's plan to build two massive tunnels to ferry water to the southern part of the state.
Kroger Recalls Water For Infants Due To MoldThe Kroger Company has recalled six months’ worth of Comforts FOR BABY Purified Water with Fluoride Added after discovering mold in the product.
Woman Dead After Driving Into Aqueduct In Stanislaus CountyOne woman is dead after she drove into an aqueduct in Stanislaus County.
Lincoln City Leaders Illegally Overcharge Residents Millions Of Dollars For WaterA group of citizens in Lincoln have successfully sued the city after they allege the city was overcharging residents for their water rates.