| Jun 1, 2011
| 5:40 PM
The National Weather Service has confirmed one tornado touched down five miles from the Yuba City/Marysville area on Wednesday.
The rare June storm brought thunderstorms, funnel clouds and tornado warnings all afternoon. The first tornado warning was for...
| May 4, 2007
The spring home sales season is under way, and pros say this year you'll need every trick in the book to sell your house.
So take the mounted deer head off the wall, roll on a coat of cheery yellow paint and bring out the vanilla spray, say real estate...
| May 2, 2007
In the tree-shaded space where the Leimert Park farmers market is gradually coming to Saturday-morning life, shoppers sleepily sip coffee from nearby Fifth Street Dick's coffeehouse — but they wake right up as they approach the Gourmet Tamale...
| Aug 23, 2009
Tracy Kidder's 2003 book, "Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World," inspired legions of young people to go out and do something for the poor and disenfranchised. It also lighted a fire under donors --...
| May 24, 2009
Memorial Day is one of three big sales weekends for car dealers to get cars off their lots and into your drive-way. But because of the shaky economy and closing dealerships, Memorial Day seems to be putting consumers in drivers seat.
| Jan 14, 2008
The no-worries lending that inflated the housing bubble is resulting in a flood of soured option-ARM loans, adjustable-rate mortgages that allow borrowers to pay so little every month that their loan balances rise rather than fall, sometimes sharply....
| Sep 14, 2009
| 4:22 PM
Retired in Elkridge is the second regular in the space of a couple of days to send me details of his trip at summer's end. (See also Hal Laurent's, posted yesterday.) I know some of you don't like me to......
| Sep 20, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Shopping for discounts at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is about to become even more of a sunny activity. The worldâs largest retailer is pairing with SolarCity Corp., the countryâs market leader in solar installations, to add panels to 20 to 30 stores in...
| May 21, 2010
A 67-year-old woman in Yuba City has been shot and killed by cops after a scuffle with a Census bureau worker.
The woman, Victoria Roger-Vasselin was at home last night around 9:30pm with her boyfriend Lonnie when a census worker came to their door.
| Jul 1, 2010
| 11:35 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The state of California approved a $20 million payment today to kidnap victim Jaycee Dugard for failing to properly supervise the registered sex offender who held her captive for 18 years.
Dugard, 30, resurfaced last August with two...
| Jun 25, 2010
Several agencies including Yuba County Sheriff's and the Yuba City Fire Department are working on containing a fire at a fruit packing warehouse in Olivehurst.
The Naumes Inc. property on the 3700 block of Feather River Boulevard went up in flames around...