The project to raise the Shasta Dam would change the entire Shasta area and cost a boat load of money. So why do the politicians in Washington D.C. want to do it? more

Mar 21, 2018 12:42 PM Blog

If you're at least 18 years old and can pass a fitness test, you can become a firefighter in the Plumas National Forest more

Mar 21, 2018 11:12 AM Blog

On the verge of what seemed to be another major drought in California, March flew in to save the day with over 150 inches of snow. How does this "Miracle" compare with years past? more

Mar 21, 2018 6:18 AM Blog

While this storm is warmer and will have rain in higher elevations, some locations, such as Lassen, will see up to 78 inches through Saturday more

Mar 20, 2018 10:06 AM Blog

Patrick uses his photography not for fame or notoriety, but because it gives him a deep sense of concentration and enjoyment, or "flow." more

Mar 19, 2018 2:53 PM Blog

The federal government wants to significantly increase the size of Shasta Dam. The State of California says its illegal. Who will win out? more

Mar 16, 2018 9:52 AM Blog

Rain, snow and chain controls are dominating NorCal right now. And all forecasts say there is no end in sight. We love Miracle March! more

Mar 16, 2018 7:07 AM Blog

There were 126 dead hawks, two dead bobcats and a stuffed mountain lion found on the property more

Mar 15, 2018 9:07 AM Blog

Northern California currently sits in the eye of a huge 'Miracle March' storm, making travel nearly impossible in some locations more

Mar 14, 2018 5:53 AM Blog

Working full-time for CalFire, Michele James has used her spare time to capture unique photography and share it with her loads of social media followers more

Mar 13, 2018 12:24 PM Blog

After the animals were captured, state wildlife biologists took blood samples, conducted field examinations and equipped them with tracking collars before being released more

Mar 13, 2018 10:38 AM Blog

The incoming NorCal storm is forecast to surpass the storm of the year in early March, with massive amounts of snow expected for the mountains more

Mar 12, 2018 10:47 AM Blog

If you'd like to be featured in our Photos of the Week, tag us in your post, dm your photos to @activenorcal or use #activenorcal more

Mar 9, 2018 5:18 PM Blog

Protesters of the move occupied the site for 12 days carrying signs decrying the move and with slogans such as “#AllGravesMatter” more

Mar 6, 2018 8:50 AM Blog

Ryan Thompson keeps his photography unique by climbing where no other photographer has climbed before more

Mar 4, 2018 7:35 PM Blog

This snow was just what we needed. See what a few feet of new snow in the mountains looks like. more

Mar 4, 2018 4:53 AM Blog

Every week we find our 10 favorite photos in NorCal on Instagram. Use #activenorcal to have your photo featured! more

Mar 1, 2018 4:52 PM Blog

The storm we saw on Monday was nothing. This new storm will last four to five days and bring with it lots of snow, even at lower elevations more

Feb 28, 2018 2:39 PM Blog

On October 25th, 2017, air traffic controllers and pilots witnessed a mysterious aircraft over NorCal that eventually disappeared. The FAA confirmed the incident. So what was it? more

Feb 28, 2018 1:03 PM Blog 2 Comments