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Bg Craft Fest & Craft Workshops: Walnut Creek

WALNUT CREEK, CA - The holiday season is here. Are you looking for handcrafted gifts made locally? Or perhaps you'd like to make gifts yourself but need instructions to perfect your technique. The Bg Craft Fest at the Bedford Gallery features over 30 Bay Area makers producing high-quality and afford

PATCH - 2017-11-24 13:00:00

Large Walnut Creek Home With Soaking Tub

WALNUT CREEK, CA -- The spacious, open floor plan of this Walnut Creek home includes an updated kitchen with granite counters, Wolf range, stainless steel appliances and touch faucet. The large master suite has a walk-in closet with skylight and safe. The master bathroom includes a large soaking t

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Driver Suspected Of DUI In Deadly Livermore Crash ID'd

LIVERMORE, CA - A touching memorial of flowers and rocks appeared Thursday near the scene of a deadly car crash that left at least one teenage girl dead and another seriously injured late Wednesday night. The driver, Livermore resident Lauren Davis, 26, was arrested at the scene on suspicion of seco

PATCH - 2017-11-25 00:53:58

Driver of big-rig crash on I-80 in Berkeley died, reportedly was not wearing a seat belt

BERKELEY, Calif. (KTVU) - The driver of a big-rig that crashed Friday morning just before 9:00 on westbound interstate 80 at University Avenue has died, according to CHP. Following front left tire failure, the truck crossed over lanes into the center median and collided with the concrete barrier. Th

BAYINSIDER - 2017-11-24 23:39:00

Man critical after East Oakland shooting

OAKLAND - A man was in critical condition after being shot multiple times in East Oakland Friday morning, police said. No information was released about the victim. The shooting happened about 4:30 a.m. in the 2500 block of 62nd Avenue. The man was apparently confronted on the street by someone and

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2017-11-24 20:58:36

Multiple lanes of I-80 closed in Berkeley after big rig hits overpass

Four lanes of Interstate 80 in Berkeley were blocked Friday morning after the driver of a semi truck hit an overpass pillar and was ejected from the big rig, authorities said. The semi-truck driver with an attached trailer drifted into the No. 1 lane on I-80 near University Avenue shortly before 9 a

SFGATE - 2017-11-24 18:10:00

Giant Sequoias could be in danger

You could strain your neck trying to see the top of General Sherman, the world's largest living single stem tree, at Sequoia National Park, but don't miss all the wonders down below. Video shot by Marilyn Chung, The Desert Sun. USA TODAY NETWORK Standing upward of 272 feet tall and exceeding a diam

VISALIA TIMES-DELTA - 2017-11-24 14:00:06

What To Do, If You Think Your Teenager Is Cutting Themself

I find this video on YouTube by Dr. Pooky Knightsmith. It deals with an issue that is occurring at epidemic rates in Teenagers. The issue is cutting or also referred to self-harming. I have seen more and more teens in my private practice who are cutting. However, parents usually do not know what to

PATCH - 2017-11-24 22:02:17

Lake ice, Nordic trail conditions improving

Ice fishing huts and Nordic ski tracks have recently started to appear around Chugiak-Eagle River, heralding the onset of true winter. On Wednesday, Nov. 22, the municipality issued its first winter ice and trail status report. During winter, the muni measures ice thickness on several local lakes, i

ALASKA STAR - 2017-11-25 00:22:56

TRAFFIC ALERT: Lanes Reopened, crash temporarily closes Glenn Highway at Mirror Lake

Original Story 3:50 p.m. Nov. 24:Anchorage Police and DOT have issued an alert that the outbound lanes of the Glenn Highway are closed due to a vehicle accident. Few details were available from officials, but members of a Facebook page dedicated to Glenn Highway traffic conditions say at least two v

KTUU - 2017-11-24 23:52:00

Mall Men: the Black Friday support system

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Behind many successful Black Friday shoppers is a support system. "Strictly bag carrier. I'm like the concierge, I just facilitate," said Todd Meixner Friday. Meixner and his wife have been hunting for bargains on Black Friday for the past three years. On Friday, we found

KTUU - 2017-11-24 23:37:00

Bumper sockeye salmon run forecast for Bristol Bay in 2018

BRISTOL BAY, Alaska (KTUU) - The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is forecasting another bumper year for sockeye salmon in 2018. An expected 51 million sockeye could return, with 37 million set aside for commercial fishing. "All systems are expected to meet their spawning escapement goals," wrote

KTUU - 2017-11-24 23:36:00

Pennsylvania hunting guide fined $23,000 for multiple AK offenses

SKWENTNA, Alaska (KTUU) - A hunting guide from Pennsylvania has pleaded guilty to multiple hunting offenses in Alaska. Fines totaled $23,000 for the various offenses. Alaska Wildlife Troopers say 41-year-old Clifford Smith from Dunmore, Pennsylvania pleaded guilty to eight guiding and hunting offen

KTUU - 2017-11-24 22:57:00

Small Business Saturday aims to attract shoppers

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Small Business Saturday is a movement promoted by credit card company American Express to get shoppers to buy their holiday gifts from local businesses rather than national and international stores. The Anchorage Downtown Partnership is holding an event specifically for do

KTUU - 2017-11-24 22:48:00

Troopers Identify Skier Killed in Hatcher Pass Avalanche

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers have released the name of a skier killed in an avalanche this week in Hatcher Pass. Troopers say they got a call Wednesday at around 2:30 PM alerting them to an avalanche in the pass area near Palmer. The caller told them one skier was still missing. that ma

WEBCENTER 11 - 2017-11-25 03:13:00

Discounted cannabis sold on 'Green Friday'

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Under driving winds, dozens of people huddled together in the darkness while they waited in line for the store to open. But it wasn't for a television or cheap clothes, it was for heavily discounted marijuana. Cannabaska marketed the traditional Black Friday sale as "Gree

KTUU - 2017-11-24 21:04:00

State officials hope China-LNG deal will boost tourism in Alaska

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - Although the governor and his administration have stressed the significant work that lies ahead before building a liquefied natural gas pipeline in Alaska, state officials hope it won't be the only draw between China and Alaska. Tourism is just one of the industries hoping to be

KTUU - 2017-11-23 13:39:00

'He's somewhere out there and I want to thank him'

About this time two years ago, Eva Gerstung, a 32-year-old airport security screener, bought a drink for the person behind her in the Starbucks drive-through at Dimond Boulevard and the Old Seward Highway in Anchorage. Gerstung's job puts her in contact with lots of strangers. She's learned that a

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS

YKHC receives Quality Health Award

The Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation is a 2017 Alaska Primary Care Award winner. YKHC, along with four other recipients, received the Honorable Mention award which were announced by Mountain-Pacific Quality Health. The awards were presented to nine facilities during the Alaska Primary Care Associa

DELTA DISCOVERY - 2017-11-24 03:59:43

They were homeless once. Now they help others still living on winter streets.

Wes Vent has been spending his one free day a week helping homeless people because he doesn't want to be a criminal and drug addict anymore. Vent is wearing an ankle monitor and living in transitional housing. He works in construction. A few weeks ago, he joined Chris Pruitt, his treatment peer te

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-24 22:51:16