Stories related to: flooding
March 21, 2017 | Amy Quinton
California water managers are considering the creation of a state-run flood insurance program. It could be a difficult and risky move.
March 20, 2017 | Amy Quinton
California could become the first state in the nation to dump federal flood insurance. State water managers say California might be better off running its own program.
March 10, 2017
An urban search-and-rescue team has been deployed from Las Vegas to northern Nevada to help assess damage from recent flooding caused by warm weather and rapid snowmelt.
March 4, 2017 | Bob Moffitt
Preliminary estimates from seven northern California counties put the cost of damage from this winter's storms at more than $70 million.
February 24, 2017 | Ben Bradford
In response to this year’s storms and the emergency at Oroville Dam, California Governor Jerry Brown wants to expedite a half-billion dollars in funding for flood repairs and upgrades.
February 22, 2017 | Ky Plaskon
The Tesla Gigafactory east of Reno is spawning a housing boom in the small community of Dayton, Nevada. Developers plan to build thousands of homes along the Carson River. But the area is constantly flooding.
February 7, 2017 | Amy Quinton
It's been 10 years since the Yolo Bypass in Sacramento has been inundated with such high floodwaters. It's creating a unique habitat for fish and wildlife.
January 6, 2017
Some residents and business owners in Marysville received voluntary evacuation notices on Thursday.