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Bay Point: 18-Year-Old Man Shot and Killed, Sheriffs Office Investigating

On Friday, February 15, 2019, at about 8:48 PM, Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to an unknown medical problem on the first block of Lancaster Circle in Bay Point. The Sheriff’s Office was later told that someone was shot at that location.


Plane Crash; Man Dies At Shelter: East Bay Police Log

PLEASANT HILL, CA — The following is a collection of police, courtroom and fire stories from this week in Pleasant Hill and around the East Bay. The wreckage was discovered near the summit.


Recording Breaking Snow Shuts Down Highways in California

Winter weather enveloping California’s mountains for a fifth straight day Saturday kept skiers from hitting the slopes, closed down highways and even broke a record. California Department of Transportation officials on Saturday afternoon closed down Highway 20 just east of Nevada City due to heavy s


Essential California: See you in court, Trump

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It is Saturday, Feb. 16. Here’s what you don’t want to miss this weekend:. Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday that California was planning to sue the Trump administration over its declaration of a national emergency on the southern border


It’s Hailing! Large Hail Storm Passing Through Contra Costa County

A large hail storm is going through Contra Costa County right now (12:30 p.m., Friday). Do you see the hail? If so, where are you located?


Oakland teachers are set to strike Thursday

Thousands of Oakland Unified teachers will walk off the job Thursday, the president of the teachers union announced Saturday. Oakland Education Assn. President Keith Brown said the union’s 3,000 members will strike after two years of negotiations with the Oakland Unified School District failed to yi


Severe Traffic Alert for westbound Highway 24 after police chase from Antioch ends in Caldecott Tunnel

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- Police are looking for a suspect who led officers on a chase in a stolen car from Antioch to the Oakland-area Saturday. CHP says the freeway pursuit ended in the Caldecott Tunnel, where the suspect got out of the car and took off on foot.


Feb 16-17: East Contra Costa County Events

Here is a look at this weeks events around Contra Costa County for the weekend of February 16-17: 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.


Contra Costa: One dead in Bay Point homicide

The Contra Costa Sheriff’s department posted on Twitter late Friday night that it is investigating a homicide in Bay Point. No further details have been released at this time.


Feds find more than 200 pounds of cocaine in floor boards of ship at California port

Federal agents uncovered more than 200 pounds of cocaine hidden beneath the floorboards of two cargo ships at a California port, according to the Customs and Border Protection department (CPS).


48 California Hospitals Ranked Among America's Best: LIST

Forty-eight hospitals in California are among the top 250 hospitals in the country for 2019, according to a new list released by Healthgrades. Published on Tuesday, the list identifies the top 250, the top 100 and the top 50 hospitals in the United States.


3 top Oscar-nominated dramas worth checking out in Pleasant Hill this week

Looking to reflect on the humanity of it all? Check out this week's lineup of dramas showing on the big screen in and around Pleasant Hill. Here are the best drama films to catch in theaters, based on review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes' Tomatometer Score, which reflects the opinions of hundreds of fi


Snow, Rain Forecasted For Bay Area This Weekend

A rainy weekend is ahead for the San Francisco Bay Area. Scattered storms are expected to continue into Saturday, bringing with them the potential for lightning strikes and hailstorms, according to the National Weather Service. Hail was reported in Oakland Friday afternoon.


Fire in Bay Point forces 3 out of home

BAY POINT (KRON) - Firefighters are investigating the cause of an overnight fire in Bay Point that forced a family out of their home. Around 4 a.m. on Saturday morning the fire broke out in the 100 block of Hill Street.


California mail carrier’s heat-related death prompts bill to require air conditioning in U.S. Postal Service mail trucks

Seven months after a mail carrier’s heat-related death in Woodland Hills, U.S. Rep. Tony Cárdenas introduced a bill Friday that if enacted would require all U.S. Postal Service delivery vehicles to be equipped with air conditioning within three years.


Man Arrested After Throwing Rock At Vehicle On Clayton Rd. In Concord (VIDEO)

A man was arrested today after he threw a rock at a vehicle on Clayton Rd. in Concord, breaking the car’s window, according to the victim. The victim told Claycord.com the attack was completely random, and he suspects the man was on drugs at the time of the incident.


‘It was the worst day of my life’: Sister Ann founded the Bay Area Crisis Nursery 37 years ago. And then she got fired.

CONCORD — On a recent Christmas, Sister Ann Weltz received a letter from a mother who years ago dropped her 2-year-old daughter at the Bay Area Crisis Nursery for one night’s care. The woman had been jobless and homeless and planned to spend the night of respite working with social workers on a plan


Two Antioch Police Officers, CHP Officer Injured in Pursuit of Suspect

On February 16 at approximately 2:56 pm, Antioch patrol officers located a reported stolen vehicle in the parking lot of Sycamore Square, located in the 1000 block of Sycamore Drive.


$1.9 Million to Be Spent on Ridding California Marshlands of Giant Rodents

For more than a year, giant rodent invaders with orange-hued teeth have munched through California’s marshland, threatening significant damage to the state’s wetlands and water infrastructure.


The Clayton Police Weekly Activity Report

Marsh Creek Rd./Main St. Injury. (02/13/19 – 0739 hrs.) 5400 Clayton Rd. Warrant. A 32-year-old transient male was arrested after being contacted by officers. He was transported to Concord Police Department for booking. (02/10/19 – 1251 hrs.)