Delta News

Delta News

Delta tunnels don’t pencil out, UOP economist says

Economist and tunnels critic says tunnels would deliver just 23 cents of benefit for every dollar spent.

Fires

Locke community thanks firefighters for saving store, and town

Thomas Herzog recounts what he saw and heard as a fire broke out in the small Delta community of Locke on Sunday, July 3, 2016. The fire completely consumed some second-story apartment units, damaged the business below and also a third residence, but due to the exterior sprinkler system and the quick action of the fire department, the fire was contained to just the one structure.

Videos

Delta tunnels battle heats up

One Delta farmer talks about his family history and why he opposes Gov. Jerry Brown's tunnels plan.
Dale Kasler The Sacramento Bee
Delta tunnels battle heats up 1:24

Delta tunnels battle heats up

Locke community thanks firefighters for saving store, and town 0:44

Locke community thanks firefighters for saving store, and town

Delta residents fear Metropolitan's island purchase is 'water grab' 1:49

Delta residents fear Metropolitan's island purchase is 'water grab'

Video: Sandhill cranes return to Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta 3:26

Video: Sandhill cranes return to Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta