A man who died in a solo vehicle crash on Sunday night in unincorporated Monterey County was identified as 60-year-old Lawrence Robert Carroll of San Benancio.
As many as 4.9 million gallons of sewage spilled into Monterey Bay before it was stopped early Saturday morning and numerous beaches are now closed.
The National Weather Service is warning Bay Area beach-goers to expect high surf along the coast Wednesday from Sonoma to Monterey counties.
A preliminary 4.7-magnitude earthquake Monday morning near Gonzales in Monterey County was reportedly felt in the South Bay.
A convicted murderer and prison inmate was convicted and sentenced of a first-degree murder that he committed while incarcerated at the Salinas Valley State Prison.
Caltrans is hoping a $40 million rebuilding project will have state Highway 1 at Mud Creek reopened by late summer 2018.
Scientists won’t be doing a necropsy on a humpback whale that washed ashore Saturday on Pebble Beach because of the whale’s location, the director of the Moss Landing Marine Laboratories said Tuesday.
Director Jim Harvey said he was first told…
A southerly swell caused by Tropical Storms Hilary and Irwin will create hazardous beach conditions in parts of the Bay Area late Sunday night through Monday night.
A wildfire that started Saturday evening in unincorporated Monterey County grew by about 300 acres Sunday and was 60 percent contained by the evening.
Eighteen farm workers were hospitalized after being exposed to pesticides at a ranch south of Salinas on Thursday morning.
PG&E Co. was ordered to pay a $400,000 fine for a toppled transmission tower that caused a massive blackout in Monterey County.
A high-surf advisory is in effect for all of the San Francisco Bay Area and Monterey Bay Area coastlines.
Officers arrested a man who allegedly sprayed a woman with gasoline during a road rage incident at a Monterey gas station Tuesday evening.
Santa Clara police earlier this month busted an identity theft ring with ties to San Jose.
A fast-moving storm system has prompted officials with the National Weather Service to issue a hazardous weather outlook for the San Francisco Bay Area and Monterey Bay Area.
Police on Tuesday released the names of two officers who shot and killed a knife-wielding teen in Salinas last week.
Seven school districts in Sonoma County have canceled classes for Monday because of winter storms.
City officials in Monterey donated an unclaimed 10-foot tall metal cross to one of the city's churches.
Firefighters put out a vegetation fire that sparked late Monday afternoon in southern Monterey County.
A freeze warning was issued for much of the Bay Area for this weekend, National Weather Service officials said this morning.
One man has died after a hit-and-run collision in San Francisco's Westwood Highlands neighborhood this weekend.
A garage fire in northeast Monterey County on Tuesday afternoon caused an estimated $300,000 of damage.
A 30-year-old man pleaded guilty on Wednesday to molesting his girlfriend's daughter over the course of two years in Salinas.
An agricultural worker died Tuesday after being pinned between two pieces of heavy equipment in a field near Salinas.
A heat advisory has been issued for Sunday and Monday in the San Francisco Bay Area as western winds keep cool ocean air out to sea.
In the Bay Area, San Mateo County had the lowest unemployment rate for the month of August, at 3.2 percent.
Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred late Saturday night in Morgan Hill.
A 74-year-old former professor at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey confessed Tuesday to fatally shooting and dismembering his ex-wife.
Low temperatures were the highest on record in three local cities this summer.
A Dennis the Menace statue stolen almost a decade ago was recovered at a scrap yard 2,700 miles away.
The revitalized conference center — along with the mural — is expected to reopen sometime in early 2017, the city said.
From Monterey to Napa, forecasters recorded record temperatures across the Bay Area Sunday.
An armed man who robbed a Subway restaurant in Santa Cruz on Monday morning may be connected to similar crimes in the area, police said.
Officers responded to a report of a robbery at a Subway at 1723 Soquel Ave.…
A man suspected of shooting the mother of his infant daughter to death on Tuesday in San Jose was arrested on Saturday in Monterey.
The Coast Guard rescued five people from a sinking ship Saturday roughly 120 miles off the coast of Monterey
A distressed rower called the Coast Guard for help after his boat capsized multiple times.