canal

Residents voice concern at PG&E efforts to thin thickets near canal system

Residents are concerned about the removal of several large trees along a canal system in the Meadow Vista area. The canal is part of a Pacific Gas & Electric hydroelectric su ...

Normal water flows returning to Nevada Irrigation District canals

Nevada Irrigation District canal water customers are back in water following repairs to the wind-damaged South Yuba Canal in Bear Valley east of Nevada City. District Water Operat ...

Noise, tree cutting from PG&E Meadow Vista canal work disturbs resident

Alan Swanson has his peace and quiet back. But the bitterness of having to put up with almost of month of what he described Thursday as incessant noise throughout his mornings, af ...

Fire, police search for person in Auburn canal

Auburn, CA -- Fire and law enforcement personnel are wrapping up a search for a possible person in the water canal between Edgewood Road and the Wise Forebay this afternoon. Accord ...

Fence out the immigrants

Re: “Buoys strung on canal to halt drowning,” (Journal, Jan. 4): I came to believe that we didn’t want illegal immigrants in this country. So why are we installing life-savi ...

Save people from themselves

Re: “Another homeless canal victim drowns,” Journal, Dec. 1. I think we should build a fence for the canal because there have been way too many deaths! I know people walk in ...

Don’t fence canals in

Re: “Another homeless canal victim drowns,” Journal, Dec. 1. There should not be canal fences because there could be animals that live by the canal. If a fence is put around ...

Remedy canal safety issues now

I think that many people are missing a key point here, re: “Deadly Auburn canal takes sixth victim in less than two years,” (Journal, Nov. 30). Yes, it seems that we might hav ...

Toddler dies after falling into Placer County canal

An 18-month-old boy died today after falling into a canal near Colfax while walking with his stepmother. The boy - identified by the Placer County Sheriff's Office as Zachary Math ...

What’s with 7-foot-tall canal fence?

I hate to bring up an old subject, but I think it needs addressing. I feel I am speaking for a lot of people who have enjoyed the canal between Highway 49 and the holding pond off ...