California Struggles To Conserve Water Amid DroughtCalifornians failed to significantly cut back their water consumption in July, state officials announced Tuesday, foreshadowing some difficult decisions for Gov. Gavin Newsom's administration as an historic drought lingers into the fall.
City Of Roseville Drawing On Water It Stored In Underground Aquafers During Years Of PlentyThe City of Roseville is going underground to tap into drinking water as its primary source dries up during the drought.
Drought Prompts California To Limit Some Water DiversionsSome farmers in one of the country's most important agricultural regions will have to stop taking water out of major rivers and streams because of a severe drought that is rapidly depleting the California reservoirs and killing endangered species of fish, state regulators said Tuesday.
Water Is Disappearing In The West -- And Not Just During The SummerSkiers and snowboarders pray for snow so they can shred the slopes. Climatologists and hydrologists have an entirely different and more critical reason to cross their fingers for the "white gold."
Low River Levels To Blame For ‘Earthy’ Taste To Sacramento Tap Water, City SaysDoes your tap water taste a little off right now? Sacramento city leaders say the drought is probably to blame.
Monitor: All Of California In Moderate Drought Or Worse For First Time Since 2014Drought conditions intensified in parts of California over the past week, the U.S. Drought Monitor reported Thursday.
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.