Letter: Supervisor Piepho Says Diane Burgis Will Make Excellent County Supervisor

Dear Editor, When I made the difficult decision to not seek reelection to the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors, my choice was made easier...

East Contra Costa Fire Set to Receive $730k in New Funding After Tax Transfer...

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a property tax transfer of $732,000 into the East Contra Costa Fire Protection...

Discovery Bay: Firefighters Uncover Grow House

On September 21 at 7:23 am, East Contra Costa firefighters responded to a report of smoke coming from a home in the 2400 block...

Discovery Bay: Hot Tub Fire Causes $20k in Damages

At 8:13 pm Saturday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a structure fire in the 4800 block of...

Discovery Bay: Two Groups of Mosquito’s Confirmed to Have West Nile Virus

CONCORD, CALIFORNIA - - The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District confirmed today that two groups of mosquitoes and one dead bird tested positive...

Discovery Bay Water Samples Test Positive for Algae Toxin

Samples taken from the waters around the Discovery Bay community have tested positive for microcystin, a potentially harmful toxin produced by certain algal species,...

Mosquito Fogging Set for Friday in Discovery Bay and on Agricultural Lands

The Contra Costa Mosquito & Vector Control District announced Thursday that due to the high numbers of mosquitoes and the detection of West Nile...

Update: Contra Costa County Provides Information on Discovery Bay Blue-Green Algae

On August 3, Contra Costa County Health Services issued an update after testing was performed regarding blue-green algae. According to the County, they say in...

Discovery Bay Warned of Possible Blue-Green Algae in the Water

Contra Costa County health officials and the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board are advising people in Discovery Bay to avoid playing in...

Discovery Bay: Woman Injured After “Explosion” on Newport Court

On Thursday at about 10 PM, Deputy Sheriffs were requested at a medical call on the 2200 block of Newport Court in Discovery Bay. According to Jimmy...

Contra Costa Office of the Sheriff to Participate in National Night Out

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff looks forward to taking part in National Night Out events throughout the county on Tuesday, August...

CHP: Commercial Truck Operation Nets 35 Truck Inspections

The California Highway Patrol - Contra Costa announced that on July 6, it conducted a Commercial Strike Force Operation East Contra Costa County. They targeted...

Update: Sheriffs Office Makes Arrest in Discovery Bay Shooting

At 9:52 pm Monday, East Contra Costa firefighters responded to a report of a victim suffering from a gun shot wound in the 4200...

Updated: 276 Without Power in Discovery Bay

PG&E is working to restore power to 211 customers after a power outage began at 11:53 pm Saturday. According to the latest update at 2:46...

Rep. McNerney Honors Local Students Accepted to U.S. Service Academies

Stockton, CA – On Saturday, Congressman Jerry McNerney (CA-09) honored students that have been accepted to the U.S. Service Academies from California’s 9th Congressional...

Discovery Bay Lifts Two-Day Per Week Water Restriction

The Town of Discovery Bay announced Friday that the two day per week water restriction has been lifted. There are however specific restrictions against certain...

Byron-Bethany Irrigation District Triples It’s Water Rates

For the first time in more than two decades, Byron-Bethany Irrigation District’s (BBID)  Board of Directors voted in May to more than triple its...

Discovery Bay: Custom Wheelchair Stolen from Young Mom

A Discovery Bay mother was leaving for a doctor’s appointment last Monday when she realized she had been the victim of a vehicle burglary. Taylor...

Letter: Supervisor Piepho Supports Diane Burgis for County Supervisor

Dear Reader, As you may have heard, I have made a difficult choice not to run for re-election for the Contra Costa Board of Supervisors. ...

Discovery Bay: Man Airlifted to Local Hospital After Falling off Rooftop

At 9:49 am Monday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a medical emergency in the 2300 block of...