| Sep 12, 2010
When it was time for the family to get together, they would all meet at Elizabeth Torres' house. That's just the kind of mother, and grandmother, she was. The picture you see is her at Thanksgiving.
"She sat down on the steps to take a breather because...
| Sep 13, 2010
PG&E president Chris Johns says the company has set aside $100 million to make sure San Bruno recovers from the natural gas explosion that rocked a neighborhood destroying 37 homes and killing four people.
The money will be given to homeowners in $15...
| Sep 16, 2010
The cause of the spectacular and deadly explosion and fire is still being investigated. But documents PG&E submitted to the California Public Utilities Commission say the pipeline was one of the company's 100 riskiest. It reads... "...the likelihood of...
| Sep 18, 2010
A resident of the neighborhood evacuated by a deadly gas line explosion in San Bruno is suing Pacific Gas and Electric Co.
Steve Dare filed the lawsuit on Friday in San Mateo County Superior Court. He says the company should turn over a $100 million...
| Sep 20, 2010
In a response to state and local officials demanding the release of classified information, Pacific Gas & Electric Company has released a "Top 100" list of pipelines throughout the State of California that the agency is monitoring for safety and...
| Sep 20, 2010
Less than two weeks after the deadly pipeline explosion in San Bruno, PG&E is revealing which of its pipelines are considered high risk.
Many of those pipelines are here in the valley, including in Elk Grove. One hot spot slated for construction in...
| Sep 22, 2010
Residents of a downtown home have been evacuated after an underground gas pipe began leaking.
Sacramento Firefighters were called out to the 1900 block of 11th Street for reports of a gas smell at about 8 p.m. They found an underground pipeline was...
| Sep 8, 2010
Fire crews are evacuating apartments following a gas main leak.
Madison Avenue between Garfield and Manzanita has been shut down, and about 40 apartment units have been evacuated.
The Sacramento Sheriff's Department is working with the Sacramento...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 1:12 PM
SAN BRUNO -- A contractor accidentally ruptured a three-inch gas distribution line at the San Bruno site of a deadly pipeline explosion, prompting evacuations and putting residents on edge.
The leak was reported about 10:45 a.m. at Earl Avenue and...
| May 10, 2011
| 11:17 AM
PG&E will pay two Northern California water agencies $1.6 million to help cover additional costs because of a canal collapse last month.
Placer County Water Agency and Nevada Irrigation District asked the utility company for financial help after the...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:23 PM
SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- Pacific Gas & Electric Co. will pay San Bruno $70 million in restitution for the pipeline rupture that killed eight people and destroyed dozens of homes in September 2010, the utility and city said Monday.
"This money will be used...