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More Concern for Residents Near San Francisquito Creek

More Concern for Residents Near San Francisquito Creek

During the last big Bay Area storm, the San Francisquito Creek carried so much debris, it took Caltrans workers all night long to clear it as they rushed to keep the waterway open. On Monday, a new storm had neighbors peering over the bridge in concern -- again. Peggy Bunker reports.

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 11:19 AM PST
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By Brendan Weber

Toppled Trees, Swollen Rivers Across Saturated Bay Area

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Man Pulled from Trash Heap at San Francisco Recycling Center

Man Pulled from Trash Heap at San Francisco Recycling Center

A man was found trapped in a heap of cardboard, bottles and cans Monday morning at a Recology recycling center in San Francisco.

2 hours ago

Bay Area Teens Help Navigate SF With New Crime-Mapping App

Bay Area Teens Help Navigate SF With New Crime-Mapping App

A group of Bay Area teenagers won a national hunt for new and innovative applications for their crime-mapping navigation app in San Francisco.

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 03:36 PM PST

Rising Water Forces Zoo Animals in San Jose to Relocate

Rising Water Forces Zoo Animals in San Jose to Relocate

A host of animals, including ring-tailed lemurs and turkey vultures, were moved to higher ground Monday at the Happy Hollow Park and Zoo in San Jose due to rising flood waters.

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 07:36 AM PST

2 Dams Illustrate Challenge of Maintaining Older Designs

2 Dams Illustrate Challenge of Maintaining Older Designs

Twelve years ago, widespread destruction from Hurricane Katrina on the Gulf Coast helped compel federal engineers 2,000 miles away in California to remake a 1950s-era dam by constructing a massive steel-and-con...

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 07:20 AM PST

San Francisco Is the Fourth-Most Congested City in the World

San Francisco Is the Fourth-Most Congested City in the World

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 11:15 AM PST

San Lorenzo River Continues to Rise Above Flood Stage

San Lorenzo River Continues to Rise Above Flood Stage

Recent rain has pounded the Santa Cruz Mountains, causing flood concerns for people living along the San Lorenzo River in the Santa Cruz Mountains. Bob Redell reports.

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 11:20 AM PST

Storm Debris Removed from Rising San Francisquito Creek

Storm Debris Removed from Rising San Francisquito Creek

Logs, branches and other debris were removed from the San Francisquito Creek near East Palo Alto to reduce flooding concerns. Pete Suratos reports.

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 03:38 PM PST

Lake Tahoe Braces For Snow, Possible Avalanches

Lake Tahoe Braces For Snow, Possible Avalanches

The National Weather Service has forecast heavy snow in the Lake Tahoe area with a high avalanche danger until Tuesday in an area of the Sierra Nevada from Yuba Pass to Ebbetts Pass.

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