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South Napa Earthquake: City Says There’s Over $300 Million in Damages

August 27, 2014 | 11:30 am

South Napa Earthquake: City Says There’s Over $300 Million in Damages

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As postquake structural assessments continue, Napa officials say 120 buildings have been red-tagged.

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California Drought Portrait: Our Shrinking Reservoirs

August 26, 2014 | 9:00 am

California Drought Portrait: Our Shrinking Reservoirs

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Logically, it’s not a surprise that lake levels are dropping. But it’s still a shock to see the reality.

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After Record-Breaking Rim Fire, Log Trees or Leave Them?

August 26, 2014 | 8:59 am

After Record-Breaking Rim Fire, Log Trees or Leave Them?

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U.S. Forest Service will release plans for trees in burn zone. Some say logging will destroy habitat.

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California’s Central Valley: ‘More Than Just Farmers on Tractors’ [Video]

August 25, 2014 | 2:50 pm

California’s Central Valley: ‘More Than Just Farmers on Tractors’ [Video]

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Two ‘California Report’ producers get off Highway 99 and meet some Central Valley residents.

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California Wildfire Roundup: Blaze Burns Close to Weaverville

August 25, 2014 | 2:45 pm

California Wildfire Roundup: Blaze Burns Close to Weaverville

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Homes briefly evacuated as fire sparked by highway accident spreads near Gold Rush-era town.

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South Napa Quake: What Scientists Know So Far

August 25, 2014 | 6:51 am

South Napa Quake: What Scientists Know So Far

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Scientists aren’t certain about the origins of the quake, but are focusing on the small West Napa Fault.

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San Francisco Wants to Know: Is Your Living Room Window Killing Birds?

August 23, 2014 | 8:00 am

San Francisco Wants to Know: Is Your Living Room Window Killing Birds?

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The city is assessing the danger of non-high-rise buildings to migrating birds.

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Feds to Release Water for Klamath and Trinity Salmon; Farm Districts Protest

August 22, 2014 | 6:20 pm

Feds to Release Water for Klamath and Trinity Salmon; Farm Districts Protest

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Decision made to protect migrating chinook. Valley water agencies decry ‘dumping’ of scarce supply.

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Epic Drought in West Is Literally Moving Mountains

August 21, 2014 | 1:06 pm

Epic Drought in West Is Literally Moving Mountains

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Massive amount of water lost in drought no longer weighs down the land, causing it to rise.

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California Wildfires: Oakhurst Threat Eases, North State Battle Continues

August 20, 2014 | 3:00 pm

California Wildfires: Oakhurst Threat Eases, North State Battle Continues

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Fast-moving fire near southern gateway to Yosemite threatens hundreds of homes and prompts evacuations.

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