Data released Thursday by the State Water Resources Control Board shows 265 out of 411 local agencies hit or nearly reached savings targets.
A trial program is underway in north Sacramento that has confirmed six dozen incidents of gunfire in a six-week period. The program features sensors that are used to identify the site of a gunshot to with 25 feet.
Triple digit heat has many people staying cool inside. But outdoor workers don't have that option.
The city of Sacramento has released a description of 158 emails related to Mayor Kevin Johnson's tenure with the National Conference of Black Mayors and the audit, lawsuit and bankruptcy proceedings that occurred during his presidency.
The above-average rains of the past week did not ease drought conditions or improve reservoir storage in California. The drought expanded in other parts of the western U.S.