U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris is planning to visit the Lake Oroville dam as crews work to shore up damaged spillways that forced emergency evacuations in three counties. The recently elected … Click to Continue »
In 2013, Bill Whitaker of CBS This Morning visited George Lucas’ Skywalker Ranch, a vast property in Marin County with a 300-seat theater and a man-made lake. The massive main house, built in the 1980s, looks Victorian, and the ranch has its own functioning fire station — helpful, maybe, to pacify...
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has ordered inspections of all county dams, spillways and other flood control infrastructure, prompted by the emergency at Lake Oroville in Northern California over the past week, when failures of two spillways used to lower the lake’s water level prompted...
McDonald Transit has announced it has been awarded the contract to operate transit services for Lake County, Florida.
The Lake Havasu City Police Department has been asked to investigate a fatal shooting of an armed man by Mohave County Sheriff's deputies. Sheriff's officials say they received a 911 … Click to Continue »
Flat Tops Wilderness, Colorado – On Tuesday, February 14, 2017 two backcountry snow bikers were caught in an avalanche near West Lost Lake in the Flat Tops Wilderness Area in northwestern Garfield County in Colorado. One of the backcountry travelers was killed in the slide. Show More Summary
A northwest Indiana county is moving forward with creating a court to adjudicate cases involving mentally ill individuals. Lake County Superior Court Judge Salvador Vasquez says the court is expected … Click to Continue »
An evacuation has been ordered for low levels of Oroville and several areas downstream from Lake Oroville, the Butte County Sheriff's Office said.
Michigan Department of Natural Resources CO Patrick Hartsig rescued a 10-year-old boy who had run away from his family near Gladstone in Delta County. This post DNR Officer Rescues Runaway Boy From Lake Michigan Ice appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Every year, PETA receives thousands of complaints about people who leave animals outside in the cold. Cold temperatures and inclement weather spell extra hardship for “backyard dogs,” who often... The post Urgent! PETA Warns Lake County Residents: Animals Will Die During Severe Weather appeared first on PETA.
Polk County's bus agency wants its name on the list when the city decides what to do with the Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce building on Lake Morton Drive.
McHenry County prosecutors and a judge recused themselves from the case of a suburban Chicago lawyer charged with illegal firearms possession. The case against 50-year-old Donald Franz of Crystal Lake … Click to Continue »
The Salt Lake County sheriff says President Donald Trump's recent executive order on immigration will have no impact on policies at the county jail. Sheriff Jim Winder said Wednesday that … Click to Continue »
Orlando Sentinel reports, “Lake County has appointed a commissioner to represent the region on the Central Florida Expressway Authority.... Sean Parks was chosen to fill the slot vacated by former Commissioner Welton Cadwell, who was the chairman of the tollway board.” The post New Commissioner Appointed to CFX Board appeared first on Toll Roads News.
Officials in Salt Lake County have passed a resolution urging the federal government to rescind the executive order by President Donald Trump that halts refugee intake and places limitations on … Click to Continue »
The body of the 20-year-old son of San Bernardino County’s fire chief was found by divers in the frigid waters of Lake Arrowhead on Sunday. Officials had searched for hours for Dawson Hartwig, who was last seen Friday talking a walk near a cabin by the lake. Volunteers scoured the area around the...
We all know some strange things can happen in libraries, but a story out of the East Lake County Library in Sorrento, Fla., is leaving me scratching my head. A few staff members at the library decided to create a fake library patronShow More Summary
SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah (KSTU) — A Utah Department of Transportation traffic camera captured footage of an avalanche spilling down the mountainside and onto the roadway in Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah on Monday morning. The avalanche happened at 9:15 on SR-210 near mile post 8. Show More Summary
Heavy snow and winds pelted the Sierra Sunday, causing road closures and traffic delays. An avalanche warning has been issued in the Alpine Meadows area near Lake Tahoe, the Placer County Sheriff's Office said. The Sheriff's Office has determined certain streets in the area to have an extreme risk of an avalanche.
A summer day in 2022 will bring a dramatic change to western Lake County's landscape, when the South Shore Line's West Lake Corridor will begin operations, if plans for the commuter railroad's extension go according to schedule.