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Stories with place: Willits
  • Water picture improves for some California towns 
    Updated: Apr-24-14 4:05 pm
  • SAN FRANCISCO - While much of California remains in the grips of extreme drought, spring storms have eased pressure slightly and reduced the number of rural communities considered at risk of running dry.

  • California man pleads guilty in dragging death 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 2:08 pm
  • WILLITS, California - A Northern California man accused of killing his 84-year-old grandfather by dragging him behind a pickup truck for nearly six miles has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder.