December 31, 2021 | Chris Nichols
PG&E says downed trees and snow are blocking access to damaged equipment. Some customers could be waiting more than a week for power to return.
December 30, 2021 | Ed Fletcher
State water officials cheered the results of a key Sierra snow measurement, but say it needs to keep coming.
December 20, 2021
Investigators said inspections of trash compactors from Walmart stores over the last six years found dozens of items classified as either hazardous waste or customer records with personal information.
The strong winter storm could make travel through the mountains difficult, dropping 80-100 inches from Tuesday to Monday, as many people travel for the winter holidays.
December 20, 2021 | Chris Nichols
The fire hazard severity maps show which areas are most vulnerable to wildfire in California and were last updated in 2007.
December 15, 2021 | Randol White
In an effort to reduce the number of fatalities caused by hotter and longer periods of intense heat, state politicians will introduce a system to name and rank heatwaves.
A wind advisory is in effect Monday and officials are advising against mountain travel as an atmospheric river rolls over the Sacramento region and much of Northern California through Tuesday, bringing heavy rain and snow.
December 12, 2021
California’s air board enacted two first-of-their-kind smog rules for trucks and lawn equipment. They’ll cost billions but cut tons of emissions.
Father, son arrested for allegedly starting Caldor Fire have been under investigation since August, attorney says
December 8, 2021 | Scott Rodd
David Scott Smith, 66, and Travis Shane Smith, 32, are accused of reckless arson related to the Caldor Fire, which burned for 67 days In El Dorado and Amador counties and destroyed more than 1,000 structures.