A red flag alert in December is highly unusual but reflects the fact that there has been very little rain this fall.
If you’ve visited Jewel Lake in Tilden recently, you’ll have noticed it’s looking more like a muddy puddle than a lake. Why is that — and is anything being done about it?
The combination of strong winds, low humidity, and dry vegetation makes for extremely dangerous conditions, city officials said.
The murder suspect had just been released from jail three days before the fatal shooting, according to court papers.
A red flag warning has been issued for the Berkeley Hills and several other Bay Area regions from 1 p.m. Thursday to Saturday at 6 a.m.
Police have announced the arrest of a 26-year-old Berkeley man in connection with a fatal shooting Saturday at a Berkeley Hills home.
Police are investigating a fatal shooting at a Berkeley Hills home Saturday.
Meet Susan Wengraf, one of two District 6 City Council candidates in Berkeley’s November 2020 election.
The concerns are at an all-time high during a historically destructive fire season.