Officials: No Threat From Cracks In New Oroville Dam SpillwayCalifornia state officials say small cracks that have appeared in the brand new concrete spillway at Oroville Dam were expected and do not pose a threat.
Ponderosa Fire In Butte County Destroys 20 HomesFire officials say a wildfire burning near the Northern California town of Oroville has destroyed 20 homes.
Construction Worker Injured In Accident Near Oroville DamA construction worker near the Oroville Dam was injured while working on removing sediment, officials say.
School Suddenly Finds Itself Covered In Dead Fish In Middle Of The Day – And No One Knows WhySomething fishy happened this week at Stanford Avenue Elementary School in Oroville.
Oroville Dam Spillway's Outflow To Be Stopped To Clear DebrisCalifornia water authorities will stop the outflow from the Oroville Dam's crippled spillway to allow workers to remove debris blocking a hydroelectric plant from working, officials said Sunday.
Slow Moving Atmospheric River Moves Into NorCalThe latest round of wet weather is here for an already soaked Northern California.
Pair Claiming To Be Oroville Dam Evacuees Arrested, Accused Of Check FraudAuthorities have arrested a pair suspected of claiming to be Oroville Dam evacuees and committing check fraud.
AP Exclusive: If Oroville Dam Failed, People Likely StuckCommunities just downstream of California's Lake Oroville dam would not receive adequate warning or time for evacuations if the 770-foot-tall dam itself - rather than its spillways - were to abruptly fail, the state water agency that operates the nation's tallest dam repeatedly advised federal regulators a half-decade ago.
Officials Rush To Drain Lake Oroville Before New StormsOfficials scrambled Wednesday to drain more water from a lake behind battered Oroville Dam before new storms hit Northern California and test the quick repairs made after water cascaded down an unpaved spillway and prompted a massive evacuation.
Despite Problems With Oroville Dam Spillway, Officials Say Flood Risk In Sacramento NegligibleThe instability of the emergency spillway in Oroville is now drawing concerns about our flood system as a whole.
Nearly 200K Remain Under Evacuation As Concerns Remain Over Oroville Dam SpillwayNearly 200,000 people remained under evacuation orders Monday as California authorities try to fix erosion of the emergency spillway at the nation's tallest dam that could unleash uncontrolled flood waters if it fails.
California National Guard To Assist With Oroville Dam Spillway RepairA California National Guard official says they will provide eight helicopters to assist with emergency spillway reconstruction at the nation's tallest dam located about 150 miles northeast of San Francisco.