The impact of California's drought on San Diego County

Monday, Mar 2, 2015 at 08:27 PM PST

Calif. Drought Linked to Human-Caused Warming: Study

Calif. Drought Linked to Human-Caused Warming: Study

A new study published Monday suggests human-caused climate warming is driving the drought that has crippled much of California, NBC News reported.

Friday, Feb 27, 2015 at 12:37 PM PST

Salmon Season Looks Promising

Salmon Season Looks Promising

State wildlife officials say Northern California fishermen could be treated to an abundant salmon season this fall, despite the lingering drought.

Thursday, Feb 26, 2015 at 03:40 PM PST

Most Californians Agree, Water Shortage Is Serious

Most Californians Agree, Water Shortage Is Serious

California voters overwhelmingly see the state's ongoing water shortage as a serious problem, according to a Field Poll released Thursday.

Thursday, Feb 26, 2015 at 08:24 AM PST

Most Californians Agree, Water Shortage Is Serious

Most Californians Agree, Water Shortage Is Serious

California voters overwhelmingly see the state's ongoing water shortage as a serious problem, according to a Field Poll released Thursday.

Monday, Feb 23, 2015 at 03:58 PM PST

Water Thefts on the Rise in Drought-Stricken CA

Water Thefts on the Rise in Drought-Stricken CA

As California's drought drags on, officials are cracking down on thieves who wrench open fire hydrants and ignore or tamper with meters to access one of the state's precious commodities -- water.

Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015 at 08:06 AM PST

Cal Fire Seasonal Hiring Starts Earlier Than Usual

Cal Fire Seasonal Hiring Starts Earlier Than Usual

Cal Fire is ready to start focusing on a potentially early fire season. Applicants are expected to begin lining up outside the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection headquarters in Morgan Hill on...

Friday, Feb 13, 2015 at 10:24 AM PST

Some Ski Resorts Struggle From Drought

Some Ski Resorts Struggle From Drought

"We're basically the canary in the coal mine," one owner said.

Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 at 02:41 PM PST

Study Predicts "Megadroughts" in US West

Study Predicts "Megadroughts" in US West

As bad as recent droughts in California, the Southwest and the Midwest have been, scientists say far worse "megadroughts" are coming -- and they're bound to last for decades.

Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 at 07:11 AM PST

Storms Bring Some Drought Relief to CA

Storms Bring Some Drought Relief to CA

The first significant rainfall since mid-December brought improved drought conditions to parts of California, but the February storms did not bring much-needed snow in the Sierra Nevada Mountain range where...

Friday, Feb 6, 2015 at 01:31 PM PST

Feds Offer $50 Million to Help Drought-Stricken West

Feds Offer $50 Million to Help Drought-Stricken West

The federal government is offering up to $50 million for drought relief in western states as California enters its fourth dry year with no relief in sight during what is historically the state's rainy season.

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Body Found at Scene of Chula Vista Brush Fire

Body Found at Scene of Chula Vista Brush Fire

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K9 Bites Officer During Pursuit

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Police Looking for Four Stabbing Suspects

Police Looking for Four Stabbing Suspects

The victim rushed to help his friend, who was being chased by a group of men.