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One Killed in Rollover Crash in Contra Costa County

One person was killed Friday night in a rollover crash in North Richmond, according to the California Highway Patrol. The crash occurred on Richmond Parkway at Parr Boulevard. The incident was first reported Friday night at 11:05 p.m.

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Feb 23-24: East Contra Costa County Events

Here is a look at this weeks events around Contra Costa County for the weekend of February 23-24. Remember, to add future events to our calendar, its FREE!!!!!! You may also subscribe to our weekly newsletter and receive event updates directly to your email.

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Bay Area traffic: Work on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge expanding

A project replacing a broken piece of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge is expanding in scope. Caltrans officials said Friday that they plan to replace 61 deck joints on the bridge over the rest of this year, on top of their work replacing a joint that failed Feb. 7, sending chunks of concrete falling

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Student Stabbed On Campus At James Logan High School In Union City

UNION CITY (CBS SF) — A student at James Logan High School in Union City was stabbed on campus Friday morning, leading to a lengthy school lockdown and search for the student suspected in the incident.

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Contra Costa County supervisor to undergo surgery to repair heart valve

Contra Costa County Supervisor Diane Burgis, who represents District 3, issued a statement today regarding her health:. “When I count the things I am grateful for, representing you is right up there with my family, friends and good health. I am humbled and honored for the trust that you have placed

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Contra Costa County Pimp Pleads Guilty To Sex Trafficking – Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison

Contra Costa County resident Hilario Martinez Jr. pleaded guilty this week to seven felonies involving sex trafficking, pimping and threatening multiple female victims, one of whom was a minor who ran away from home, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office.

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Lottie’s Creamery is coming to Danville

Ginger Green Tea. Vanilla Salted Almond Toffee. And that Mint Fudge Cookie. Eight months after opening its second scoop shop at Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, Lottie’s Creamery has announced plans to open another shop, this time in Danville.

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FINNEY'S FRIDAY FREE STUFF: Bay Area Wedding Fair tickets

Due to breaking news, Finney's Friday Free Stuff did not air as planned this evening. However, we don't want you to miss out on free tickets to Bay Area Wedding Fairs, which offers multiple dates, including this Sunday in Fremont! Please see below for details on how to claim your tickets.

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California governor orders new DNA tests in case of Kevin Cooper, convicted in 1983 killings

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Gov. Gavin Newsom ordered additional DNA testing Friday on evidence that a death-row inmate says will prove his innocence in a 35-year-old murder case that has drawn national attention.

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Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Human Trafficking Victims Across Bay Area

Martinez, Calif. – On February 19, Hilario Martinez Jr. pleaded guilty to seven felonies involving sex trafficking, pimping and threatening multiple female victims, one of whom was a minor who ran away from home. Judge David Goldstein accepted Martinez Jr’s disposition and the 33-year-old defendant

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Two California men arrested after truck inspection turns up suspected cocaine

TOWANDA, Ill. (AP) - Two California men have been arrested after police in eastern Illinois found more than 110 pounds (50 kilograms) of suspected cocaine during a truck inspection.

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Woman killed in Oakland hills traffic wreck

OAKLAND — A woman died Friday afternoon after the car she was driving crashed into a freeway wall in the Oakland hills, authorities said. The woman’s name or age were not immediately released. She was alone in the vehicle and the cause of the crash is under investigation, Officer Johnna Watson said.

MERCURY NEWS

Accuweather Forecast: Sunny weekend precedes next Bay Area storm

Tonight will be mostly clear and chilly, with low temperatures in the low to mid 30s inland and mid to upper 30s near the coast and bay. Tomorrow will be partly cloudy and relatively mild, with highs ranging from mid 50s at the coast to near 60 inland and around the bay shoreline.

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Similar to hurricanes, California storms now ranked by their own ‘Cat’-like scale

Remember the series of winter storms we experienced mid-January? It was the result of an “atmospheric river” driving a series of Pacific storms onshore. Now there is a new scale to characterize strength and impacts of atmospheric river type storms, just like hurricanes. The scale is useful because a

MERCURY NEWS

Median income reaching new heights in Bay Area; $193,000 is middle class in San Jose

SAN JOSE (KRON) -- As defined by median household income, the middle class in some Bay Area cities is simply off the charts. A new study by the personal finance website Go Bank Rates, finds that among 200 cities nationwide, five of the top ten cities with highest middle income growth are in the Bay

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Concord: 4 Arrested During DUI Saturation Patrol

Concord, Calif. – Concord Police Department arrested 4 individuals on suspicion of DUI while conducting a DUI Saturation Patrol on February 22, 2019. In addition, Concord Police Department made 35 vehicle enforcement stops and cited 20 drivers for various vehicle code violations. One individual was

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Here are Oakland teachers' salaries compared to other Bay Area school districts

OAKLAND (KRON) - Money is one of the main reasons Oakland teachers are on strike. Bay Area housing costs are soaring -- and commutes are getting longer. Here's a look at teacher salaries in several other local school districts.

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Conservative activist speaks out after attack at UC Berkeley

A conservative activist is speaking out after a video surfaced this week showing him being punched in the face at the University of California at Berkeley. Hayden Williams, who works for the Leadership Institute, which trains conservative activists, said he was on campus assisting UC Berkley's chapt

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Beloved Bay Area musician Bobby Simmons dies after fall

Guy Arrostuto will never forget the gig he did with Bobby Simmons some 25 years ago at the long-defunct Redwood Inn. The place was packed and the tip jar had to have more than $100 by the second break, Arrostuto remembers.

MERCURY NEWS

Another Atmospheric River will bring heavy rain to Bay Area next week

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - If you thought we were done with all the rain, think again. Atmospheric River Part 2 is headed toward the Bay Area!. While Friday will be sunny and comfortable, you can expect increasing cloud cover with a chance of rain starting Sunday.

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