Posted: 02/04/2014 - Alaska highway officials say they expect to reopen an avalanche-choked highway by Wednesday afternoon, nearly two weeks after walls of snow cut off the only road into Valdez.
Posted: 02/04/2014 - California's drought could dry up the state's supply of hydroelectricity, prompting utilities to switch to more expensive gas-fired plants.
Posted: 02/04/2014 - Federal officials have announced $20 million in aid for California farmers affected by the ongoing drought.
Updated: 02/03/2014 - Gov. Jerry Brown says a Republican congressional effort to address California's unprecedented drought is an "unwelcome and divisive intrusion" in the state's efforts to address the crisis.
Posted: 02/03/2014 - A citrus industry group estimates a week of freezing temperatures in early December cost California's $2 billion citrus industry about $441 million.
Updated: 02/02/2014 - Dry clear and cold weather continues into Monday.
Posted: 01/31/2014 - Farmers on the west side of the San Joaquin Valley are breathing a sigh of relief after federal officials said they won't seize water in the San Luis Reservoir intended for the farmers' crops.
Posted: 01/31/2014 - A weather system that brought a smattering of rain and snow to California has moved on with little impact on the state's deepening drought.