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  1. Oroville Dam has unsatisfactory rating for 2nd year in a rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT CONSTRUCTION WILL FINALLY BE READY. MIKE A BEEHIVE OF ACTIVITY AT OROVILLE DAM, WHERE MORE THAN 700 WORKERS ARE RECONSTRUCTING THE SPILLWAY THAT COLLAPSED IN FEBRUARY OF 2017.

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  2. Cost to repair Oroville Dam spillways exceeds $1 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT AND SHE SHARES SOME PRETTY DRAMATIC VIDEO. VICK VIDEO FROM DEPARTMENT OF WATER RESOURCES SHOWING THE SECOND PHASE OF RECONSTRUCTION .

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  3. Evacuation warnings lifted near Lake Oroville wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    All evacuation orders that were issued near a wildfire burning north of Lake Oroville have been lifted as fire crews have made good progress on the blaze, according to officials. Cal Fire tweeted that a 10-acre blaze, dubbed the Dark Fire, was sparked just before 2:30 p.m. south of Rich Gulch in Butte County.

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  4. DWR: Busy year ahead for Oroville spillway reconstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT AND SHE SHARES SOME PRETTY DRAMATIC VIDEO. VICK VIDEO FROM DEPARTMENT OF WATER RESOURCES SHOWING THE SECOND PHASE OF RECONSTRUCTION .

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  5. Quite a sight: 1M chinook salmon released into Sacramento RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT VICKI: FOR FISHERMEN ALONG THE SACRAMENTO RIVER, DOCKING FEELS BETTER WHEN PATIENCE PAYS OFF. >> I'M GOING TO SKIN THEM, FILET THEM.

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  6. A look at NorCal lakes during 2 severe droughtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    Photos of waterways in Northern California during a severe drought in the 1970s and from the peak of the most recent drought show stark similarities. California experienced one of its most severe droughts between 1975 and 1977.

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  7. California may use partially rebuilt Oroville spillwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    California water officials say they may use the partially rebuilt spillway at Oroville Dam for the first time since they began repairs to the badly damaged structure last summer. Department of Water Resources officials said Tuesday that anticipated storms could cause increased releases next week.

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  8. Hundreds of thousands of steelhead released into Feather RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT FEATHER RIVER TODAY.KCRA 3'S MAX RESNIK GIVES US ANMAX: HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF>> IT WAS PRETTY COOL.MAX: ALLEN AND OTHERS WATCHED>> SACRAMETO AND DOWN OUT -->> SACRAMENTO AND DOWN.MAX: THEY SPAWN.>> BECAUSE OF ALL THE CHANGES INMAX: THESE STEELHEAD ALMOST IN ATHEY NEARLY DIED NEW THE HEIGHT WORKING 24 HOURS A DAY,MATT: -- MAX THEY REVAMP THE>> THEY WERE ABLE TO GET THENOW THEY ARE BEING RELEASED HIMMAX: THEIR HARD WORK SAVED A>> WHEN YOU SPEND THREE OR FOURMAX: THROUGHOUT THE WEEK, THESE The California Department of Fish and Wildlife released hundreds of thousands of steelhead smolts into the Feather River, where they'll swim to the Pacific Ocean before returning in a couple years to spawn.

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  9. 1 year after Oroville crisis, California lawmakers approve tougher dam inspectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    SHIRTS SAY, WE GET A DAM.FOLLOWING WARNINGS IT MIGHTFOLLOWING WARNINGS IT MIGHTBURST AND CAUSE A MASSIVE FLOOD.BURST AND CAUSE A MASSIVE FLOOD.AMONG THOSE WHOSE FAMILY HAD TOAMONG THOSE WHOSE FAMILY HAD TOSLEEP THAT NIGHT WAS ORVALSLEEP THAT NIGHT WAS ORVALRESIDENT AND CITY COUNCILMANRESIDENT AND CITY COUNCILMANSCOTT THOMPSON.SCOTT THOMPSON.>> THE CITY HAS A LOSS OF>> THE CITY HAS A LOSS OFRESPECT.RESPECT.>> THE BILL WILL REQUIRE ANNUAL>> THE BILL WILL REQUIRE ANNUALINSPECTIONS OF HIGH HAZARD DAMS.INSPECTIONS OF HIGH HAZARD DAMS.REPORTER: UNDERCURRENTREPORTER: UNDERCURRENTCALIFORNIA LAW, THEY MUST BECALIFORNIA LAW, THEY MUST BEINSPECTED ONLY FROM TIME TO TIMEINSPECTED ONLY FROM TIME TO TIMEHERE IN UNDER THE BILL, DAMSHERE IN UNDER THE BILL, DAMSLIKE THIS WOULD HAVE NOT ONLYLIKE THIS WOULD HAVE NOT ONLYYEARLY EXPECTIONS ALSO INCLUDEDYEARLY EXPECTIONS ALSO INCLUDEDDAM EXPERTS FROM OUTSIDE ... (more)

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  10. 1 year later: A look back at the Oroville Dam spillway crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT ECOND.NOW THE WORK CONTINUES AND IT ISON TO PHASE TWO.THE MASSIVE REBUILD OF THEPRIMARY SPILLWAY REACHES ACRITICAL MILESTONE CAPABLE NOWOF HANDLING RELEASES CLOSE TO200 CUBIC FEET PER SECOND.PROGRESS CLOSELY MONITORED.>> THEY COMPLETED WHAT THEYACCOMPLISHED WITH THEIRDEADLINE.PLUS THE LAKE IS AT 700 FEET ANDTHEY HAVE NO PROBLEMS WITH THATFILLING UP.>> WITH THE WATER LEVEL GOING UPTO THE DAM CREATED ABOUT 2MILLION ACRES OF SPACE.CREWS CAN CONTINUE THEIR WORKTHROUGH THE RAINY SEASON.>> WE ARE GOING TO BE WORKING ONTHIS AS TIME PERMITS.>> THIS WORK IS HALFWAY DONE.THEN IT IS ON TO PHASE TWO WHICHIS FOCUSED ON 700 FEET AT THETOP AND A FINAL PORTION.QUESTION ARE GOING TO DEMOLISHTHIS AND RECONSTRUCTIVE FULLY.IN THE MIDDLE WE ARE GOING TOLOOK AT THIS CONCRETE.>> WHILE OTHERS PHIL WAS CANTAKE YEARS TO CONSTRUCT THIS ONEIS BEING DONE AT A FRACTION OFTHE TIME.HE IS CONFIDENT IN THAT ... (more)

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  11. 1 year later: A look back at the Oroville Dam spillway crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT ECOND.NOW THE WORK CONTINUES AND IT ISON TO PHASE TWO.THE MASSIVE REBUILD OF THEPRIMARY SPILLWAY REACHES ACRITICAL MILESTONE CAPABLE NOWOF HANDLING RELEASES CLOSE TO200 CUBIC FEET PER SECOND.PROGRESS CLOSELY MONITORED.>> THEY COMPLETED WHAT THEYACCOMPLISHED WITH THEIRDEADLINE.PLUS THE LAKE IS AT 700 FEET ANDTHEY HAVE NO PROBLEMS WITH THATFILLING UP.>> WITH THE WATER LEVEL GOING UPTO THE DAM CREATED ABOUT 2MILLION ACRES OF SPACE.CREWS CAN CONTINUE THEIR WORKTHROUGH THE RAINY SEASON.>> WE ARE GOING TO BE WORKING ONTHIS AS TIME PERMITS.>> THIS WORK IS HALFWAY DONE.THEN IT IS ON TO PHASE TWO WHICHIS FOCUSED ON 700 FEET AT THETOP AND A FINAL PORTION.QUESTION ARE GOING TO DEMOLISHTHIS AND RECONSTRUCTIVE FULLY.IN THE MIDDLE WE ARE GOING TOLOOK AT THIS CONCRETE.>> WHILE OTHERS PHIL WAS CANTAKE YEARS TO CONSTRUCT THIS ONEIS BEING DONE AT A FRACTION OFTHE TIME.HE IS CONFIDENT IN THAT ... (more)

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  12. City of Oroville sues over 2017 spillway emergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT TEO: MIKE TESELLE IS LIVE WITHMORE ON THE LAWSUIT BEINGANNOUNCED TODAY.MIKE: IT WAS A WEEK AGO HERE ATTHE STATE CAPITAL THAT THEINDEPENDENT EXPERTS DISCUSSEDTHE FORENSIC REPORT ON THEFAILURES OF THE OROVILLE DAMWITH STATE LAWMAKERS.NOW WE ARE MOVING TO THE NEXTSTEP IN KIND OF DEMANDINGACCOUNTABILITY OVER THIS.THE CITY OF OROVILLE ISANNOUNCING TODAY THEY ARE GOINGTO BE SUING THE STATE FOR "ITSFAILURE TO PROPERLY MANAGE THEOROVILLE DAM."

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  13. City of Oroville to sue over 2017 spillway emergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT TEO: MIKE TESELLE IS LIVE WITHMORE ON THE LAWSUIT BEINGANNOUNCED TODAY.MIKE: IT WAS A WEEK AGO HERE ATTHE STATE CAPITAL THAT THEINDEPENDENT EXPERTS DISCUSSEDTHE FORENSIC REPORT ON THEFAILURES OF THE OROVILLE DAMWITH STATE LAWMAKERS.NOW WE ARE MOVING TO THE NEXTSTEP IN KIND OF DEMANDINGACCOUNTABILITY OVER THIS.THE CITY OF OROVILLE ISANNOUNCING TODAY THEY ARE GOINGTO BE SUING THE STATE FOR "ITSFAILURE TO PROPERLY MANAGE THEOROVILLE DAM."

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  14. Oroville residents react to report on spillway emergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT PLE WHO LIVENEAR THE DAMMAX MEMORIES OF THE OROVILLE DAM: SPILLWAY CRISIS AND SUBSEQUENTEVACUATION ARE STILL FRESH FORMANY.>> IT WAS AN ADVENTURE GETTINGMY MOM AND THE FAMILY OUT OFTHERE.MAX: OVER THE LAST 11 MONTHS, ADUAL EFFORT BY THE DEPARTMENT OFWATER RESOURCES RECONSTRUCT THE PRIMARY SPILLWAY-->> I JUST HOPE NOW THAT THEREWAS A LOT OF ATTENTION ON ITTHAT THEY'RE GOING TO DO ITRIGHT.MAX AND REBUILD TRUST WITH: HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OFDOWNSTREAM RESIDENTS.>> I HAVE A LOT OF FAITH INSHERIFF HOENE AND THE WATERRESOURCE PEOPLE HERE.MAX BUT NOT ALL SHARE THAT: FEELING.>> THEY NEVER TRY TO MAKE MYCOMMUNITY WHOLE.THEY NEVER TREAT US LIKEPARTNERS.MAX: BUTTE COUNTY BOARD OFSUPERVISORS CHAIRMAN BILLCONNELLY SAYS THE INDEPENDENTFORENSIC TEAM'S FINAL REPORT ISRIGHT.A REPORT THAT CALLED DWROVERCONFIDENT AND COMPLACENT ANDQUOTE RELATIVELY IMMATURE AT THETIME OF THE INCIDENT.>> THERE'S ... (more)

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  15. Lawmakers: Not prioritizing infrastructure led to Oroville emergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT THE INDEPENDENT REVIEW TEAM WENTBACK AND LOOKED AT ISSUESSURROUNDING THE DAM WELL BEFORETHE SPILLWAY STARTED TO FALLAPART LAST YEAR.THEY DISCOVERED THE SPILLWAYDESIGNER FRESH OUT OF COLLEGEHAD LIMITED EXPERIENCE DESIGNINGSPILLWAYS.AND EVEN AFTER THE SPILLWAY WASCOMPLETED WHAT WERE POTENTIALPROBLEMS PASSED REPEATEDINSPECTIONS.>KEVIN: BUT THE INVESTIGATIVETEAM STOPPED SHORT OF CASTINGALL BLAME ON THE STATEDEPARTMENT OF WATER RESOURCESBECAUSE OTHER EXPERTS FAILED TOSEE THE WARNING SIGNS.>KEVIN: THE DEPARTMENT ISSUED ASTATEMENT TODAY.STATE LAWMAKERS SAID IT IS NOTENOUGH TO PUT THE FINDINGS INWRITING, THE STATE GOVERNMENTMUST ACT TO TRULY FIX NOT JUSTTHE SPILLWAY, BUT THE PROBLEMSTHAT LED TO THE SPILLWAY'SFAILURE.>> IT WAS NEGLECTED.THE INFRASTRUCTURE WAS NOT MADEIMPORTANT ENOUGH AND OVER THYEARS INTEGRATED.KEVIN: CONGRESSMAN JOHNGARAMENDI SAID THE RECENT TAXCUTS COULD HAVE PAID FOR ... (more)

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  16. Report: 'Long-term failures' caused Oroville Dam crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT ECOND.NOW THE WORK CONTINUES AND IT ISON TO PHASE TWO.THE MASSIVE REBUILD OF THEPRIMARY SPILLWAY REACHES ACRITICAL MILESTONE CAPABLE NOWOF HANDLING RELEASES CLOSE TO200 CUBIC FEET PER SECOND.PROGRESS CLOSELY MONITORED.>> THEY COMPLETED WHAT THEYACCOMPLISHED WITH THEIRDEADLINE.PLUS THE LAKE IS AT 700 FEET ANDTHEY HAVE NO PROBLEMS WITH THATFILLING UP.>> WITH THE WATER LEVEL GOING UPTO THE DAM CREATED ABOUT 2MILLION ACRES OF SPACE.CREWS CAN CONTINUE THEIR WORKTHROUGH THE RAINY SEASON.>> WE ARE GOING TO BE WORKING ONTHIS AS TIME PERMITS.>> THIS WORK IS HALFWAY DONE.THEN IT IS ON TO PHASE TWO WHICHIS FOCUSED ON 700 FEET AT THETOP AND A FINAL PORTION.QUESTION ARE GOING TO DEMOLISHTHIS AND RECONSTRUCTIVE FULLY.IN THE MIDDLE WE ARE GOING TOLOOK AT THIS CONCRETE.>> WHILE OTHERS PHIL WAS CANTAKE YEARS TO CONSTRUCT THIS ONEIS BEING DONE AT A FRACTION OFTHE TIME.HE IS CONFIDENT IN THAT ... (more)

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  17. California Department of Water ResourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT INTEGRITY OF THE SPILLWAY.OROVILLE DAM'S PRIMARY SPILLWAYIS IN THE SECOND PHASE OF ITSRECONSTRUCTION AND NOW FACES NEWQUESTIONS ABOUT HAIRLINE CRACKSIN THE CHUTE.>> WHEN DWR NOTICED THE HAIRLINECRACKS IN THE NEWLYRECONSTRUCTED SLAB, WEPROACTIVELY NOTIFIED FERC THATWE WERE PUTTING TOGETHER AMONITORING PROGRAM AND FOLLOWINGUP ON THAT.MAX: THE HAIRLINE CRACKS ARE NOTA CONCERN, ACCORDING TO KIEWITPROJECT DIRECTOR JEFF PETERSEN.

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  18. DWR: Hairline cracks in Oroville spillway normal in massive concrete projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT INTEGRITY OF THE SPILLWAY.OROVILLE DAM'S PRIMARY SPILLWAYIS IN THE SECOND PHASE OF ITSRECONSTRUCTION AND NOW FACES NEWQUESTIONS ABOUT HAIRLINE CRACKSIN THE CHUTE.>> WHEN DWR NOTICED THE HAIRLINECRACKS IN THE NEWLYRECONSTRUCTED SLAB, WEPROACTIVELY NOTIFIED FERC THATWE WERE PUTTING TOGETHER AMONITORING PROGRAM AND FOLLOWINGUP ON THAT.MAX: THE HAIRLINE CRACKS ARE NOTA CONCERN, ACCORDING TO KIEWITPROJECT DIRECTOR JEFF PETERSEN.

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  19. Officials: Cracks in new Oroville spillway aren't a threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT ECOND.NOW THE WORK CONTINUES AND IT ISON TO PHASE TWO.THE MASSIVE REBUILD OF THEPRIMARY SPILLWAY REACHES ACRITICAL MILESTONE CAPABLE NOWOF HANDLING RELEASES CLOSE TO200 CUBIC FEET PER SECOND.PROGRESS CLOSELY MONITORED.>> THEY COMPLETED WHAT THEYACCOMPLISHED WITH THEIRDEADLINE.PLUS THE LAKE IS AT 700 FEET ANDTHEY HAVE NO PROBLEMS WITH THATFILLING UP.>> WITH THE WATER LEVEL GOING UPTO THE DAM CREATED ABOUT 2MILLION ACRES OF SPACE.CREWS CAN CONTINUE THEIR WORKTHROUGH THE RAINY SEASON.>> WE ARE GOING TO BE WORKING ONTHIS AS TIME PERMITS.>> THIS WORK IS HALFWAY DONE.THEN IT IS ON TO PHASE TWO WHICHIS FOCUSED ON 700 FEET AT THETOP AND A FINAL PORTION.QUESTION ARE GOING TO DEMOLISHTHIS AND RECONSTRUCTIVE FULLY.IN THE MIDDLE WE ARE GOING TOLOOK AT THIS CONCRETE.>> WHILE OTHERS PHIL WAS CANTAKE YEARS TO CONSTRUCT THIS ONEIS BEING DONE AT A FRACTION OFTHE TIME.HE IS CONFIDENT IN THAT ... (more)

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  20. LiveCopter 3 pilot: Oroville Spillway progress - pretty amazing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT LET'S TALK ABOUT THE PROGRESSBEING MADE SO FAR.>> THIS IS PRETTY AMAZING, WEHAVE BEEN TALKING ABOUT THELOWER PORTION OF THIS AWAY ANDTHE UPPER PORTION.AS OF TODAY OFFICIALLY IT IS ACOMPLETE SPILLWAY.THERE IS STILL SOME WORK THATHAS TO BE DONE.TAKE A LOOK AT THAT MIDDLESECTION WHERE ALL THAT DIRT ISIN THE UPPER RIGHT CORNER THEREUSED TO BE A GIANT GAPING HOLE.THEY HAVE FILLED THAT IN AND RUNTHAT COMPACTED CONCRETE TO MAKETHIS NICE LEVEL AREA WHERE THEYCAN NOW RUN WATER DAM.I THINK THIS IS A SPECTACULARJOB CONSIDERING THEIR DEADLINEWAS SELF-IMPOSED.THEY COULD HAVE SAID WE DO NOTNEED TO FINISH IT.THEY KEPT TO THAT END THEY ARE LiveCopter 3 pilot Dave Allen talks about the progress made on the Oroville Dam Spillway since parts of it collapsed earlier this year.

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