Contra Costa Health Reports 6,770 Coronavirus Cases, 104 Deaths

On Saturday the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 6,770 cases of coronavirus resulting in 104 Deaths. In the past 48-hours, this...

July 27: East Contra Costa Fire Chief Brian Helmick Is Going Facebook Live

The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District announced that Fire Chief Brian Helmick will host a series of live Facebook Live events sharing key...

Fatal Motorcycle Crash Blocks Westbound Lanes of Traffic on Highway 4

At 1:43 pm Friday, the California Highway Patrol responded to a report of a motorcycle crash on Westbound Highway 4 at San Marco.CHP later...

Contra Costa County Looks to Establish Fines for COVID-19 Public Health Order Violations

According to the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisor Agenda, on Tuesday, they will discuss an urgency ordinance establishing administrative fines for violation of...

CHP Investigating Homicide on Vasco Road

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a shooting occurred on Vasco Road and Marsh Creek Road in eastern Contra Costa County.The shooting, which took...

Senator Glazer calls for Return to Shelter-in-Place for Most of State

Sen. Steve Glazer (D-Contra Costa) called on Gov. Gavin Newsom to return most of the state to a Shelter-in-Place policy until the COVID-19 virus...

Contra Costa Health Reports 6,425 Coronavirus Cases

On Thursday the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 6,425 cases of coronavirus resulting in 102 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Contra Costa Health Reports 5,931 Coronavirus Cases, 102 Deaths

On Tuesday, the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 5,931 cases of coronavirus resulting in 102 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Contra Costa County Fire Remembers Capt. Matt Burton and Engineer Scott Desmond

Thirteen years ago today, on July 21st, 2007, our District (Contra Costa County Fire Protection District) tragically lost two of our finest.Captain Matt Burton...

Update: Firefighters Contain Vegetation Fire to 75-Acres in Knightsen

For the third time this month, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District has responded to the area of Holland Tract Road at Tranquility...

Contra Costa Health Reports 5,731 Coronavirus Cases, 115 New Cases

On Monday, the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 5,731 cases of coronavirus resulting in 99 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Rep. DeSaulnier to Host Telephone Town Hall on Coronavirus, the Classroom, and our Community

Walnut Creek, CA – Today, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) announced that he will host a telephone town hall to discuss coronavirus, the classroom, our community,...

Editorial: Pinocchio Season Has Started, Candidates Begin Making Run at Local Office

Over the past week, the nomination period for candidates has opened and many have already pulled papers for a run at public office this...

Contra Costa Health Reporting 5,606 Coronavirus Cases

On Sunday, the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 5,606 cases of coronavirus resulting in 98 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Contra Costa Health Reports 5,538 Coronavirus cases, 130 New Cases

On Saturday, the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 5,538 cases of coronavirus resulting in 98 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Marsh Creek Road Impacted by Overturned Cement Truck

Just after 12:00 pm Saturday, a cement truck overturned near the mobile home park on Marsh Creek Road in Clayton which has shut down...

Contra Costa Health Reports 5,378 Coronavirus Cases, 96 Deaths

On Friday, the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 5,378 cases of coronavirus resulting in 96 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

Contra Costa Health Reports 5,233 Coronavirus Cases, 93 Deaths

On Thursday, the Contra Costa Health Services reports there are now 5,233 cases of coronavirus resulting in 93 Deaths. In the past 24-hours, this...

CHP: Vegetation Fire Impacts Highway 4 Traffic Through Pittsburg

At 1:04 pm Thursday, the Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a vegetation fire near eastbound Highway 4 at Loveridge in the City...

Martinez Man Charged with Multiple Offenses Including Unlawful Possession of a Revolver

Martinez, Calif. – The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office charged Joseph Osuna (30-year-old Martinez resident) with three criminal counts, including two felonies, for...