CHP Motorcycle Officer Injured in Crash on Highway 4

A California Highway Patrol motorcycle officer was injured in a crash on Highway 4 near Port Chicago in the city of Concord Monday evening. The...

Delta Tactical Training Group Announces 2018 Class Schedule

Delta Tactical Training Group (DTTG) has announced its first series of firearm classes and dates for local residents who want to familiarize themselves with...

Contra Costa Health Plan Recognized for Customer Service, Quality Care

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), the national evaluator of health plans, has recognized Contra Costa Health Plan (CCHP) for delivering exceptional service...

Decker, Ryland, Myers Win Fall Brawl At Antioch Speedway

Antioch, CA -- Jeff Decker won the 30 lap DIRTcar Late Model Main Event Saturday night at Antioch Speedway.  This was Decker's seventh win...

Frazier Says Tunnels Project Should Not Go Forward After Audit

SACRAMENTO – Assemblymember Jim Frazier, D-Discovery Bay, released the following statement Friday after it was revealed a federal audit found the Bureau of Reclamation...

Antioch: Eastbound Highway 4 Blocked After Vehicle Crash Involving Big Rig

A SIGALERT was issued at 9:10 pm Wednesday after a vehicle crash has blocked all lanes of traffic in the eastbound direction at Lone...

Attempted Homicide Investigation Underway in Pleasant Hill

An attempted homicide investigation is underway in Pleasant Hill, according to police. On Tuesday just before 8 p.m., officers responded to the 500 block of...

Full Highway Closure on State Route 12 between State Route 160 and Interstate 5

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close eastbound and westbound State Route 12 (SR-12) between SR-160 and Interstate 5 (I-5) for construction work beginning...

Saturday: Annual Stuff the Bus School Supply Giveaway

Antioch, CA— Claryssa Wilson, 16 will host her Annual Stuff the Bus School Supply Giveaway on Saturday, August 5, 2017 for students in the...

Solano Sheriff: Minor Traffic Violation Leads to Major Methamphetamine Bust

On Sunday, July 16th, Deputy Danny Schilling made a routine traffic stop on a car near the intersection of Benicia Road and Glen Cove...

Richmond Police Announce Arrest in Homicide of Discovery Bay Woman

The Richmond Police Department announced Monday the arrest of a 15-year-old juvenile male from El Cerrito for the alleged murder of Allie Sweitzer, 20...

Deadline to Apply for Contra Costa District Attorney is Friday, August 15 Forum Set

Friday, July 21, 2017, is the deadline to submit an application for the vacant position of District Attorney for Contra Costa County. The June 14...

Homework Help Volunteers Needed at the Brentwood Library

Brentwood, CA – The Brentwood Library is in need of volunteers willing to tutor kids in math, English, history, and science from August through...

Antioch: East Contra Costa Firefighters Battle Vegetation Fire

At 12:55 am Saturday, East Contra Costa firefighters were dispatched to a vegetation fire along Highway 4 near Lone Tree Road. Upon arrival, Engine 93...

Letter: Ruehlig Urges City of Antioch to Apportion Funding to Extend Library Hours

The following Letter to the Editor was submitted by Walter Ruehlig, Antioch Unified School District Board President. As the President of the Antioch School Board...

Reps Swalwell and Collins Reintroduce the Bipartisan Main Street Revival Act

WASHINGTON, DC – On Monday, U.S. Representatives Eric Swalwell (D-CA) and Chris Collins (R-NY) marked the start of Small Business Week by reintroducing the...

Pittsburg Unified School District Reaches Tentative Agreement with Teachers Union

Pittsburg, CA – On the evening of Wednesday, April 12, 2017, the Pittsburg Board of Education ratified the Tentative Agreement between Pittsburg Unified School...

April 15-21: Delta Fishing Report

Striper Fishing Goes Off This week! A great Time to remember to Join California Striped Bass Association! Need More Members that Love to Fish...

AAA Says Gas Prices Reach Highest Point Since January

According to AAA, Gas prices are on the move, reaching an average price of $2.33 per gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. Today’s price is four...

Helmick Talks East Contra Costa Fire After Being Named Fire Chief

In April, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District is set to hand over the reins of the District to Brian Helmick who will serve...