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Insight With Beth Ruyak

Oroville Dam Spillway Reopens After 2017 Near-Disaster

April 3, 2019

Joel Ledesma from the California Department of Water Resources joins us to talk about the reopening of the Oroville Dam Spillway after the 2017 crisis.

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Water Rushes Down Oroville Dam’s New Spillway For First Time Since 2017’s Crisis

April 2, 2019 | Bob Moffitt

Two years ago, a gaping hole erupted in the middle of the lake’s main spillway. On Tuesday — after $1.1 billion worth of repairs — the sound of success was water shooting down it before crashing onto rocks and finally emptying into the Feather River.

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California Dam Repairs Hit $1.1 Billion, Could Climb Higher

September 5, 2018

The cost of repairs and other improvements stemming from last year's near-disaster at the Oroville Dam is $1.1 billion, a staggering total nearly $250 million over projections at the start of the year and that could go higher, officials said.

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Insight With Beth Ruyak

Oroville Dam One Year After The Spillway Crisis

February 7, 2018 | Chris Remington

On the first anniversary of the Oroville Dam crisis, reporters Bob Moffitt and Risa Johnson look back at how the California Department of Water Resources handled the aftermath.

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State Government

City Of Oroville To Sue State Over Losses Due To Dam Emergency

January 17, 2018

The city of Oroville announced Wednesday it would sue the state of California over damages from last February's Lake Oroville spillway crisis.

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Insight With Beth Ruyak

California Politicians Weigh In On Oroville Dam Report

January 9, 2018 | Chris Remington

California Assemblyman James Gallagher joins Insight to discuss the Oroville Dam crisis and how it was managed.