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Spare the Air alert extended, schools close due to smoke
Palo Alto Unified School District, however, planned to remain open on Friday, Superintendent Don Austin wrote in a message to students, staff and families on Thursday afternoon.
Air quality in South Bay, Livermore worsens, "unhealthy" levels throughout Bay Area
The image above shows the spread of smoke in the Bay Area from the Camp Fire in Butte County. The updating image shows air quality (ozone and particles): yellow is moderate, orange unsafe for sensitive groups, red unhealthful for all and purple very unhealthful. Refresh the page to see the latest up
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SAN MATEO, CA — How'd you like to get into a piece of San Mateo's history? This home has been around since 1905 and has clear potential — if you're willing to put in a little work.
Poor Bay Area Air Quality Closes Colleges, Universities
SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, CA — Multiple colleges and universities around the Bay Area are closed today because of poor air quality resulting from the Camp Fire in Butte County. California State University East Bay, San Francisco State University, San Jose State University and Mills College in Oakland
Illegal Martinez casino shut down
MARTINEZ (KRON) - The Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office has shut down an illegal casino on Wednesday night. Detectives found the illegal gaming operational on the 5000 block of Pacheco Boulevard after getting a tip from a resident, officers said. Detectives found 37 computers, which offered slot
Smoke From Camp Fire Continues To Blanket Northern California
BAY AREA, CA – A Winter Spare the Air Alert remains in effect through Friday, Nov. 16, in the Bay Area as smoke from the Camp Fire in Butte County continues to blanket Northern California.
Gavilan cancels classes due to air quality - Morgan Hill Times
Local school districts in Morgan Hill and Gilroy remained open with no outside activities, such as recess, physical education and athletic practices.
Tip leads to shutdown of illegal casino in Pacheco; suspect arrested
The Contra Costa Sheriff's Office shared this image Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 of computers confiscated during a warrant search Wednesday night in the 5000 block of Pacheco Boulevard in Pacheco, Calif. (Courtesy Contra Costa Sheriff's Office) The Contra Costa Sheriff's Office credits a citizen's tip t
Unhealthy Air In Concord, Bay Area Expected Through Tuesday
CONCORD, CA — Winter Spare the Air Alerts will continue through next Tuesday in Concord and throughout much of the Bay Area as a result of smoky conditions caused by the Camp Fire in Butte County, according to regional air quality officials.
Bay Area stores running out of face masks amid dangerous air quality
Air quality has remained unhealthy in the Bay Area for the last week, and as smoke and particles fly through the air, dust masks like these are flying off the shelf.
The Latest: Trump to meet with California wildfire victims
The stock, which was on course Thursday for a six-day losing streak, was the biggest decliner in the S&P 500 index. It was down 29.5 percent to $18.04 in afternoon trading.
The Latest: Firefighter on California blaze struck by car
The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local): 10:20 p.m. An out-of-state firefighter battling a massive Southern California blaze has been struck by a truck. But authorities say his injuries aren't life-threatening. KIRO-TV in Seattle reports that 46-year-old Terry Geiselman of Gig Harbor
Tri-Valley air quality nearing 'hazardous' levels due to Camp Fire smoke
Bay Area air quality continues to be a problem due to the Camp Fire, especially out in the Tri-Valley cities of Dublin, Pleasanton, San Ramon and Livermore.
Unhealthy Air In Benicia, Bay Area Expected Through Tuesday
BENICIA, CA — Winter Spare the Air Alerts will continue through next Tuesday in Benicia and throughout much of the Bay Area as a result of smoky conditions caused by the Camp Fire in Butte County, according to regional air quality officials.
San Mateo County passes resolution to reach more people with emergency alerts
SAN MATEO COUNTY (KRON) - The fires to the north and south of the Bay Area remind everyone of just how important it is to get up to the minute information, such as an alert to evacuate or which areas to avoid. On Tuesday, supervisors in San Mateo County passed a resolution so they can reach more pe
Poor air quality to last through Friday
With only light, stagnant winds and nightly temperature inversions — which happen when layer of warm air traps cooler air and pollutants like wildfire smoke at the ground level — to move smoky air out of the Bay Area, officials at the Bay Area Air Quality Management District have been hard-pressed t
See where the most unhealthy air is in the Bay Area
Along the coast in San Francisco, Oakland and San Rafael areas, it remains in the unhealthy levels at 158.
The Latest: Wildfire smoke forces college class cancelations
MAGALIA, Calif. (AP) - The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local): 11:10 a.m. Classes have been canceled for tens of thousands Northern California university students as smoke from a deadly wildfire continues to drift south, choking the air in Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area.
SMC Alert - San Mateo County - Uniform Procedure
The resolution adopted by the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors on Nov. 13, 2018, regarding expansion of the SMC Alert notification system supports Senate Bill 821 which Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Sept. 21, 2018.
Fishermen head out on opening day of the 2018 recreational Dungeness Crab season
After several frustrating years of on-again-off-again crab-catching operations along the California coast, fisherman are expected to start hauling in their catch this morning on the opening day of the 2018 commercial Dungeness crab season. It was three years ago that the highly-anticipated season ha