| 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...
| Oct 9, 2010
A woman is now safe and on the ground hours after her paraglider became tangled in power lines.
Witnesses report that just before 4 p.m. a glider struck the power lines and got stuck in power lines near Highway 49 and Woodridge Road.
Kara Gridley was...
| Oct 10, 2010
| 5:37 PM
NEVADA COUNTY--A crowd watched intently as a woman in a power-paraglider crashed into high voltage power lines, dangling there until she was rescued.
Cal Fire and Pacific Gas and electric crews gathered at the scene at around 5:00 p.m. Saturday to find...
| Oct 12, 2010
Commuters on busy Claribel Road have no idea that there's a leaking 8 inch gas line four feet underground right next to the road way.
A ground crew walking the line during an annual inspection detected the leak with a gas detector and it was later...
| Nov 18, 2010
Bureaucracy never moved so fast. By a 5 to 2 vote the Twin Rivers School board agreed to move an entire school; 500 students and 30 staff members. But it won't happen overnight; students are teachers are going to have to return to Harmon Johnson...
| Nov 19, 2010
PG&E could be paying big time.
That's because the California Public Utilities Commission came out Friday, and said it will evaluate charges of unlawful conduct, surrounding the deadly Christmas Eve house explosion two years ago, that killed a man and...
| Nov 20, 2010
The greater Sacramento region and the Sierra Foothills are being pounded by the November Storm.
A PG&E spokeswoman tells FOX40 this storm has caused several power outages in the area.
Almost 3,000 Foothill residents have lost power since Saturday...
| Nov 21, 2010
The power was flickering off and on for a third straight night in the Sierra foothills. From Grass Valley to Nevada City and Pollock Pines thousands are without power and it could be days before that changes.
"It was 9:40 at night but it was daylight....
| Nov 22, 2010
Power crews were working around the clock Monday night to restore power to more than five thousand homes and businesses in Nevada County.
The power went out last weekend when a storm dropped several feet of heavy, wet snow in the foothills. Trees...
| Nov 28, 2010
After last weekends Sierra storm, PG&E has restored power to the few remaining customers in the foothills left without electricity.
Sandy Lewis, of Nevada City, and her family say they didn't have power for eight days.
"It was like, if it's going to...