Lake Oroville News

5/17/2019 12:23:00 AM
Appeal-democrat.com
Lake Oroville is nearly at capacity. Despite the wet weather moving through the region, officials with the Department of Water Resources say there is still plenty of room for runoff. The lake’s level ...

5/15/2019 10:42:00 AM
kcra.com
Lake Oroville was 95 percent full on Tuesday, and that’s right where the California Department of Water Resources wants it.But posts on social media are igniting a flurry of concern.KCRA 3 spoke with ...

5/14/2019 10:46:00 PM
kcra.com
Lake Oroville is 95% full. That’s right where the California Department of Water Resources wants it. However, with the possibility of rain and online rumors, nearby residents are raising concerns. ...

5/14/2019 7:51:00 PM
Chico Enterprise-Record
OROVILLE — The California Department of Water Resources released a Lake Oroville community update on Monday afternoon amid rumors of ongoing safety concerns regarding the Oroville Dam’s main spillway. ...

5/13/2019 6:10:00 AM
Fox&Hounds
Taxes continue to pour into the state treasury, like spring snowmelt into Lake Oroville. Thanks to the engine of California’s private economy – the creativity of business leaders and productivity of ...

5/9/2019 4:43:00 PM
Action News Now
Below is the closed-captioning text associated with this video. Since this uses automated speech to text spelling and grammar may not be accurate. ### an update now on the fema trailers out at bidwell ...

5/9/2019 4:43:00 PM
Action News Now
BUTTE CO., Calif - Those who are staying in FEMA trailers in Bidwell Canyon State Park on Lake Oroville are beginning the process of finding long-term housing. FEMA said every few weeks those living ...

5/3/2019 1:02:00 AM
Lake County News
SACRAMENTO – The Department of Water Resources and California State Parks today announced that Lake Oroville State Recreation Area’s Thermalito Diversion Pool Day Use Area, located along Burma Road, ...

5/3/2019 1:02:00 AM
Lake County News
SACRAMENTO – The Department of Water Resources and California State Parks today announced that Lake Oroville State Recreation Area’s Thermalito Diversion Pool Day Use Area, located along Burma Road, ...

4/24/2019 11:05:00 AM
For Construction Pros
Photo Credit: DWR Login or register now to gain instant access to the rest of this premium content! On February 7, 2017 Lake Oroville was rising due to a series of large storms. That resulted in the ...

4/21/2019 10:21:00 AM
Marin Independent Journal
The fire jumped the half-mile across Lake Oroville and swept up her ridge. It took a couple of days for firefighters to stop it. When it was done, about half of the homes on her road were gone, ...

4/19/2019 9:41:00 AM
Chico Enterprise-Record
OROVILLE — A Chico man facing charges in his friend’s boating death last year on Lake Oroville has pleaded not guilty, according to court documents. Brandon Smith, 30, is charged in Butte County ...

4/16/2019 5:37:00 AM
Woodland Daily Democrat
The fire jumped the half-mile across Lake Oroville and swept up her ridge. It took a couple of days for firefighters to stop it. When it was done, about half of the homes on her road were gone, ...

4/16/2019 4:00:00 AM
San Francisco Chronicle on MSN.com
Camp fire survivor, Maureen Curtis, who has stayed at 14 different places since the fire, walks her dogs, Spark and Buddy around the new neighborhood, as she moves into the Bidwell Canyon State ...

4/15/2019 4:08:18 PM
San Francisco Chronicle on MSN.com
Notre Dame Fire: The Treasures Now At Risk From the Flames Two-year-old Camp fire survivor Charlotte Sherwood checks out the view from their trailer her mom and dad are moving into at the Bidwell ...

4/14/2019 5:00:00 PM
CBS Sacramento
Oroville Dam Repairs Surge To $1.1 BillionOfficials say the cost of dealing with last year's near-disaster at the nation's tallest dam in California have climbed to more than $1 billion. Feds Order ...

4/12/2019 2:00:00 PM
The Monterey County Herald
The fire jumped the half-mile across Lake Oroville and swept up her ridge. It took a couple of days for firefighters to stop it. When it was done, about half of the homes on her road were gone, ...

4/12/2019 2:14:00 AM
Chico Enterprise-Record
LAKE OROVILLE: The lake level has stabilized at approximately 850 feet, with the main spillway in operation. At Saturday’s NorCal 90 bass tournament, a 12.58-pound largemouth stole the show and took ...

4/11/2019 6:04:00 PM
The Union
A week ago I went fishing with Brett Brady (www.fishbarebones.com) on a scouting trip to Lake Oroville. The goal of the trip was to look for the land-locked king salmon that are planted in the lake. ...

4/11/2019 2:58:00 PM
Chico Enterprise-Record
The fire jumped the half-mile across Lake Oroville and swept up her ridge. It took a couple of days for firefighters to stop it. When it was done, about half of the homes on her road were gone, ...

4/11/2019 9:07:00 AM
Paradise Post
Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to print (Opens in new window) Don’t get me wrong. I love Bidwell Park. But I’m not here to talk ...

4/11/2019 9:07:00 AM
Chico Enterprise-Record
Don’t get me wrong. I love Bidwell Park. But I’m not here to talk about Chico’s pride and joy today. I’m here to give a little attention to one of the less-traveled trails in our backyard: the Lime ...

4/10/2019 9:03:00 PM
Appeal-democrat.com
The Feather River was projected to drop about three feet in elevation Tuesday after the Department of Water Resources, due to dry-weather forecasts, cut back releases from Lake Oroville. Members of a ...

4/4/2019 1:33:00 AM
Appeal-democrat.com
So no one gets blamed for getting squinty-eyed about news that the Department of Water Resources is now allowing water to escape Lake Oroville via the re-constructed main spillway. DWR said they ...

4/3/2019 11:53:00 PM
KXLF
Powerful storms across California in February 2017 caused Lake Oroville’s water level to rise and overflow the dam. The water could not be drained fast enough, and the dam’s main spillway — which ...

4/3/2019 10:15:00 AM
Claims Journal
An arial view of the Lake Oroville Dam spill way: Photo courtesy of the California Department of Water Resources. The state Department of Water Resources said it released water down the spillway on ...

4/2/2019 11:52:00 PM
Appeal-democrat.com
With everything that happened at the Lake Oroville spillways in 2017, there’s plenty of justification for concerns raised by local residents over how officials plan to handle releases moving forward. ...

4/2/2019 4:21:00 PM
Gwinnett Daily Post
Powerful storms across California in February 2017 caused Lake Oroville’s water level to rise and overflow the dam. The water could not be drained fast enough, and the dam’s main spillway — which ...

4/2/2019 3:36:00 PM
Fox 5 San Diego
Powerful storms across California in February 2017 caused Lake Oroville’s water level to rise and overflow the dam. The water could not be drained fast enough, and the dam’s main spillway ...

4/2/2019 2:50:00 PM
7KBZK
Powerful storms across California in February 2017 caused Lake Oroville’s water level to rise and overflow the dam. The water could not be drained fast enough, and the dam’s main spillway — which ...

4/2/2019 1:15:00 PM
kcra.com
DAM OPERATORS OPENING THE GATES AT THE TOP OF THE MAIN SPILLWAY. RELEASING MILLIONS AND MILLIONS OF GALLONS OF WATER DOWN INTO THE FEATHER RIVER TO KEEP LAKE OROVILLE AT A SAFE LEVEL. THIS IS THE ...

4/2/2019 12:45:00 PM
kqed.org
Water flowed down the main spillway and into the Feather River as storms this week and melting snowpack were expected to swell Lake Oroville in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, said Molly White, ...

4/2/2019 11:30:53 AM
San Francisco Chronicle on MSN.com
Water flows from Lake Oroville as the California Department of Water Resources began releasing water over the newly reconstructed Oroville Dam spillway on Tues. April. 2, 2019, in Oroville, Ca. Damage ...

4/1/2019 5:16:00 PM
Action News Now
Oroville, Calif. --It's a big moment for people who live below Lake Oroville: Tuesday morning, water will flow down the newly reconstructed spillway. There's been constant government oversight - and ...

4/1/2019 9:08:00 AM
The Weather Channel
The California Department of Water Resources had announced plans Monday to open the spillway due to rising waters in the Lake Oroville reservoir. “DWR has restored full functionality to the Oroville ...

3/29/2019 6:51:00 PM
KXTV
OROVILLE, Calif. — Lake Oroville has been filling up this entire rain season, adding more than one million acre-feet since the beginning of October. Because of this, we might get to see the new ...

3/27/2019 8:51:00 AM
Curbed
Photo by Elijah Nouvelage/Getty Images Months of heavy rain across Northern California—and more to come this week—have Lake Oroville reservoir in Butte County brimming and the dam’s newly ...

3/27/2019 2:47:00 AM
Appeal-democrat.com
In anticipation of upcoming storms in the North State, the California Department of Water Resources has begun preparing the reconstructed spillway at Lake Oroville for potential use as early as next ...

3/26/2019 10:48:00 PM
FOX40 News
OROVILLE -- Lake Oroville was around 77 percent full Tuesday and it's expected to rise over the next several days with storms in the forecast. It's near the point where water is typically released ...

3/26/2019 5:15:00 PM
Redding Record Searchlight
(Photo: Rich Pedroncelli, AP file photo) Authorities at Lake Oroville said Tuesday they're taking measures in case they need to use the rebuilt Oroville Dam spillway. The state Department of Water ...





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