Northern California

More Dungeness: NorCal commercial crab season starts

After a robust start to the Bay Area’s commercial Dungeness crab season last November, supplies became strained around New Year’s.<p>The reason?<p>Crabs …

San Francisco Bay Area

Waves Up to 20 Feet to Pound Bay Area Coastline: NWS

Waves reaching as high as 20 feet are expected to batter Bay Area beaches beginning Sunday and continuing through Tuesday, according to the National …

California

Police: NorCal man kills mother over video game anger

A man in Ceres (Stanislaus County) allegedly shot and killed his mother after an argument while playing video games.<p>According to a report from the Ceres Police Department, 28-year-old Matthew Nicholson was playing video games in his room when he got upset and started yelling.<p>Nicholson's 68-year-old …

Crime

NorCal Driver Ticketed After Trying to Pass Chucky Doll Off as Passenger Gets ‘A for Effort’ From CHP

The comparisons of Jon Gruden to the possessed doll Chucky from the movie “Child’s Play” have been reinvigorated since Gruden was announced as the …

Jon Gruden

'Bike Angels' Will Donate Bikes To Sulphur Fire Survivors

This is the sixth time the group will give bikes to men, women, and children in Lake County.<p>LIVERMORE, CA — Bike Angels United will be donating 150 …

Cycling

Forest House by Envelope Architecture + Design

A unique forest house by Envelope Architecture + Design in Northern California.<p>The skilled team of Berkley-based Envelope Architecture + Design was …

Interior Design

Northern California developer admits $22 million fraud

A Sacramento-area restaurant owner and commercial real estate developer is admitting to frauds that cost banks more than $22 …

Business

Six victims in fatal Northern California crash identified

Five people from Williams and one from Sacramento were identified by the Yolo County Coroner’s Office as having been killed in a fiery car crash …

Crime

Community fund helps undocumented migrants rebuild after NorCal fires by KALW - Listen to music

California

Game Preview: Clippers kick off NorCal back-to-back against Warriors

7:30pm PT | Fox Sports Prime Ticket | ESPN | AM 570 LA Sports<p>As the hits keep coming, the Clippers keep rolling with the punches.<p>Despite a host of …

Basketball

A look at the California wildfires' jaw-dropping numbers

Barely two months after fires charred Northern California's wine country, the state is once again staring down a spate of wildfires, this time in …

Weather

HOA Demands Homeowners in NorCal Neighborhood Keep Garages Open — or Pay $200

A community in Auburn is upset after its homeowners association said residents needed to keep their garage doors open during the day, KTLA sister …

California

Southern California Edison Sued Over Los Angeles-Area Wildfires

Edison International’s Southern California Edison was blamed in a lawsuit for three wildfires that destroyed more than 1,000 buildings and killed a …

Business

Morgan Hill police arrest suspected serial scam artist

MORGAN HILL — A man police say scammed hundreds of dollars from residents in Morgan Hill and other cities throughout Central and Northern California …

Crime

NorCal Tenants Displaced After Man Trying to Kill ‘Huge’ Spider Sets Apartment on Fire

A Northern California man determined to exterminate a spider ended up setting fire to his own apartment Sunday in Redding, according to a report. the …

California

National Champions Current and Past at NorCal/Nevada Districts

The Northern California and Nevada Cycling Association (NCNCA) Cyclocross District Championships were held last weekend at a new-to-cyclocross venue …

Cyclo-cross

NorCal man reportedly sets fire to apartment while trying to kill massive spider with lighter

It's a compelling tale of man versus nature: One Redding, Calif. resident. One unsettlingly furry spider. And a blaze that took firefighters 20 minutes to extinguish.<p>On Sunday, firefighters rushed to the 2500 block of Waldon Street near downtown Redding to put out a fire that had erupted inside a …

Taboola

California’s Longest-Serving Governor Prepares for Life’s Next Chapter on Rural Northern California Ranch

The thought lingered with Jerry Brown, perhaps sustained through the years by an old black-and-white photograph in his state Capitol office. The …

California

6 dead after wrong-way crash on Northern California highway

WOODLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say six people have been killed in a crash caused by a wrong-way driver on a Northern California highway.<p>The California Highway Patrol says it received calls around 12:30 a.m. Sunday about a Chevrolet heading south in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 near …

Wrong Way

The Ultimate Winter Road Trip in Northern California

Winter is a wonderful time in Northern California, and there's no better way to see the sights than to hit the road.<p>Battery Point Lighthouse.<p>One of …

Road Trips

In wake of marijuana policy shift, Sessions to appoint interim U.S. Attorney for NorCal

SAN FRANCISCO -- The outgoing U.S. attorney in Northern California says his decision to leave the job was not spurred by Attorney General Jeff …

Cannabis

Dynatronics announces distribution agreement with Orthopedic Outfitters; shares +5%

Dynatronics Corporation (DYNT +4.9%) announced a new distribution agreement for the Company's Dynatronics™ division's products (including the …

Business

Northern California kidnapping suspect arrested in Reno

RENO — Washoe County sheriff's deputies have arrested a suspect in a kidnapping and robbery in Northern California.<p>The Shasta County Sheriff's Office …

Crime

4 Northern California Trains That Transport Us to Another Era

<b>We're longing for a stylish train trip.</b><p>Not BART. Nor CalTrain. But the kind of luxurious locomotive that serves the Queen tea as she escapes to …

Trains

The Forest House In Northern California

Suspended between the treetops and the floor of a Northern California forest floats the ‘Forest House’ — a complex of cabins joined by wooden paths …

California

California hit by 4.5 earthquake just 2 miles from Berkeley

The USGS website says people reported feeling the quake 40 miles south.

U.S. Geological Survey

Northern California jolted awake by 4.4-magnitude earthquake

A magnitude-4.4 earthquake rattled Northern Californians awake early Thursday as fire alarms sounded throughout the San Francisco Bay area and picture frames fell from walls and bookshelves.<p>The earthquake hit the San Francisco area about 2:40 a.m. local time and lasted about 10 seconds, causing a …

Earthquakes

More California homeowners struggle to get fire insurance

California's top insurance regulator said Thursday that insurers are increasingly refusing to offer homeowner's policies in areas prone to wildfire — …

Business

California: Hardly any snow but not in drought again, yet

The grassy brown Sierra meadow where California's water managers gave the results of the winter's first manual snowpack measurements Wednesday told …

Drought

FORMAT ERROR – BARCELONA

Bob Randel is the creator of the NorCal scene DVD “Percept”, and his newest project is entitled “Format Error”. Here’s the first video of the series …

Extreme Sports