Folsom Lake News

5/6/2015 1:05:00 AM
Daily Kos
In other words, over 500,000 acre feet, or half of Folsom Lake when full, would be necessary to irrigate the new almond acreage once the trees become mature! Representatives of fishing groups, environmental groups and Indian Tribes have criticized the…

5/5/2015 11:55:00 PM
CBS Sacramento
Down the street, Shalveen Bains says her family’s lawn was dying anyway, so they ripped it out. “We go to Folsom Lake a lot over the summer and to see the water going down is kinda sad, so we wanted to make a change for it,” Bains said. The water…

5/5/2015 8:13:00 PM
Napa Valley Register
Sims was two strokes behind the winner, Chad Vanderdussen of Folsom Lake. Santa Rosa advances to the state tournament on May 11 at Kings River Golf & Country Club in Kingsburg. The UC Davis men’s golf team, led by coach Cy Williams, received an at-large…

5/5/2015 8:15:00 AM
The Street
Located in Fair Oaks, KB Home's Marquee offers residents convenient access to downtown Sacramento via I-80 and Folsom Lake to the northeast. The community is also close to recreational activities, shopping, parks and more. KB Home's Marquee sales office is…

5/5/2015 12:25:00 AM
TheSacramento Bee
Where will water come from? Re “Group has plan to avoid Folsom Dam ‘dead pool’” (Page A1, May 3): If Sacramento Water Forum members “freaked out” last year when Folsom Lake approached “dead pool” levels, why on earth are the same cities…

5/2/2015 5:12:00 PM
TheSacramento Bee
It happened last February, in year three of what state officials are now calling California’s millennial drought. Visitors to Folsom Lake found levels so low they could hike for miles on dry lakebed and explore remnants of a previously inundated Gold…

5/1/2015 9:12:00 PM
Napa Valley Register
Dodson did go 4 for 4 with three stolen bases in a 10-3 win over 10th-ranked Folsom Lake that week. He’s been a streaky as a rookie. His eight multiple-hit games — including a 4 for 4 day in a 10-3 loss at Napa Valley, and an astonishing 5 for 5 day a…

5/1/2015 9:10:00 PM
Broadway World
Parking is included in the price of the ticket. Harris Center is located on the west side of Folsom Lake College campus in Folsom, CA, facing East Bidwell Street. Gallim Dance, founded in 2007, is the brainchild of Andrea Miller. The Choreographer and…

5/1/2015 8:32:00 PM
Chico Enterprise-Record
Oroville also led other lakes in the number of open ramps at any given time, followed by Folsom Lake. In addition to ramps, the committee discussed one group that extensively uses them — bass fishing clubs. Since the winter, the clubs and State Parks…

4/30/2015 9:27:00 PM
Chico Enterprise-Record
The Chico State Bass Team is in the midst of competing in the three-day Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Western Regional event on Folsom Lake, with five teams in the field. In addition to Chico State, a total of 22 teams from Cal-Poly Pomona…

4/30/2015 5:49:00 PM
Oroville Mercury-Register
The Chico State Bass Team is in the midst of competing in the three-day Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Western Regional event on Folsom Lake, with five teams in the field. In addition to Chico State, a total of 22 teams from Cal-Poly Pomona…

4/30/2015 12:03:00 AM
TheSacramento Bee
“Right now, you don’t see the effects yet,” he said. “You don’t see big fluctuations in the river like you do at Folsom Lake. We’re going to see effects – mainly saltwater intrusion – as we go into the summer.” The weekend family-friendly…

4/29/2015 9:18:00 PM
The Record
Additional cycling favorites are just north: • American River Bike Trail, Old Sacramento to beyond Folsom Lake. • Sacramento River Parkway; start in Redding at the iconic Sun Dial Bridge, ride to Shasta Dam. • The Bizz Johnson Trail runs from…

4/29/2015 2:30:00 PM
YourCentralValley
That's about half of what Folsom Lake holds when full. Bardini says the state will decide how it wants to spend two billion of water bond money by the end of 2016. With the awareness and the issues with have with California water and storage, it's again…

4/28/2015 11:05:00 PM
TheSacramento Bee
Now in its 11th year, the NorCal AIDS Cycle runs from May 14 to 17, starting at Folsom Lake and ending at the state Capitol after winding through Gridley, Williams and Woodland. It’s a grueling run. Trevino hopes to put in about 200 miles in training…

4/28/2015 12:57:00 AM
CBS Sacramento
That’s about half of what Folsom Lake holds when full. Bardini says the state will decide how it wants to spend two billion of water bond money by the end of 2016. “Why have we waited more than 30 years to build new water storage?” we asked Bardini…

4/27/2015 10:28:00 PM
TheSacramento Bee
For comparison, Folsom Lake holds about 1 million acre-feet. He pointed out that lawmakers have been willing to grant expedited environmental reviews to professional sports facilities across the state. Recent examples were for the basketball arena in…

4/26/2015 12:52:00 AM
Examiner
Over on Highway 88, Caples Lake seems to be doing OK, as does Silver Lake. In Sacramento, the boat launch facilities at Folsom Lake are going to be hard pressed to stay open for the entire season. The lake has to be above a specific level for boats to stay…

4/24/2015 6:53:00 PM
CBS Sacramento
She says the merger would mean more options, since the districts rely on different water sources. San Juan pulls from Folsom Lake while the Sacramento district pulls from groundwater. “There are a lot of unknowns related to surface water, unknowns…

4/23/2015 3:26:00 PM
YourCentralValley
Some of the water in California's Folsom Lake will soon be going to the el dorado irrigation district. It took 15 years of permits and negotiations with the federal government to get the water, but there is a problem. "Due to infrastructure limitations we…

4/23/2015 12:00:00 PM
TheSacramento Bee
For someone accustomed to the well-trod trails in the American River Canyon and Folsom Lake, these treks were occasions for revelatory solitude. I knew that people do populate the reservoir loop, because the sign-in page at the staging area was half-full…

4/23/2015 11:43:00 AM
WWLP 22News
(KCRA) Some of the water in California’s Folsom Lake will soon be going to the el dorado irrigation district. It took 15 years of permits and negotiations with the federal government to get the water, but there is a problem. “Due to infrastructure…

4/22/2015 8:05:00 PM
Napa Valley Register
Sims is a Napa High graduate. Santa Rosa had a 368 total, finishing 14 shots ahead of Folsom Lake. The Bear Cubs, who won the Big 8 title, move on to the Northern California Regional Championship at Merced Country Club on May 4. Eight players combined to…

4/22/2015 2:04:00 PM
TheSacramento Bee
Fair Oaks recently spent $6 million for two pumps to give the district better access to groundwater during years, like last year and this one, when reservoir water at nearby Folsom Lake is in short supply. “Why is the (state) forcing the district’s…

4/22/2015 1:56:00 PM
TheSacramento Bee
Fair Oaks recently spent $6 million for two pumps to give the district better access to groundwater during years, like last year and this one, when reservoir water at nearby Folsom Lake is in short supply. “Why is the (state) forcing the district’s…

4/21/2015 11:22:00 PM
CAR AND DRIVER
A look at the map revealed why: An unbridged finger of Folsom Lake, fed by the North Fork of the American River, splits the area in two. There was no choice but to reverse course. Darkness had fully descended. About three miles back up the road…

4/19/2015 7:41:00 PM
AD HOC News
But understanding its severity is a complicated process that yields gloomy results. A visitor walks near the receding waters at Folsom Lake in January. Robert Galbraith / Reuters In California, April really is the cruelest month. At a time when the Golden…

4/18/2015 8:45:00 PM
The Daily Meal
Folsom Lake is big. It covers 17.89 square miles. The shoreline is diverse with all kinds of places to set up. Launch your boat at one of several spots. Water ski, fish, or just putt around. It’s a fine place for a kayak, canoe or stand-up paddle board too…

4/17/2015 3:40:00 PM
Woodland Daily Democrat
Other factors were providing water in the Sacramento area, including supplies for Folsom Lake. Water releases from Lake Shasta were managed carefully last year for fish, said Thad Bettner, manager of Glenn-Colusa Irrigation District, which is the largest…

4/17/2015 3:02:00 PM
Daily Ranger
CWC released brief biographies of each finalist. Van Dam The dean of instruction and site dean at two outreach centers for Folsom Lake College in California, Van Dam graduated from the University of California at Santa Barbara and the University of Utah…

4/17/2015 10:35:00 AM
NASDAQ
FOLSOM, Calif., April 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Folsom Lake Bank (OTCQB:FOLB), announced pre-tax earnings of $257,986 for the first quarter of 2015, a 10.9% increase over first quarter 2014 earnings of $232,600, the Bank's 21 st consecutive quarter of…

4/17/2015 9:49:00 AM
Washington Post
Folsom Lake, Comanche Reservoir, and other bodies of water have also clearly been diminished. Snowpack provides about one-third of the water used by California's cities and farms, and the Sierra snowpack has hit its lowest level on record since…

4/17/2015 12:50:00 AM
Napa Valley Register
Napa Valley visits Marin on Saturday, hosts Solano on Tuesday, and visits Folsom Lake on Thursday before closing conference play at Yuba on April 24. The top two BVC finishers will automatically qualify for the regional playoffs, while the third-place team…

4/16/2015 6:47:00 AM
Rocklin and Roseville Today
El Dorado Musical Theatre is proud to present Disney's High School Musical, which will run May 1-17, 2015 at the Harris Center (formerly Three Stages at Folsom Lake College) in Folsom, Calif. Disney Channel's smash hit movie musical comes to life on stage…

4/15/2015 6:04:00 PM
News 10
This was adopted in an effort to he preserve the water in Folsom Lake and limit the strain on existing water supplies according to the city's website. Watering times during the spring and summer were limited to two days per week based on a resident's…

4/15/2015 9:58:00 AM
County 10
Van Dam is currently the dean of instruction and site dean at two outreach centers of Folsom Lake College in California. He has earned his master’s degree and has past experiences at the Wyoming State Engineer’s office in Cheyenne as a hydro-geologist…

4/15/2015 12:22:00 AM
TheSacramento Bee
Folsom Lake, the source of water, and conservation efforts, can only support so much development. Available water, even in a drought, should be the deciding factor for new development, not available open space and undeveloped land. Re “Benefits of…

4/14/2015 9:31:00 PM
Forbes
A man fishes in Folsom Lake in Folsom, California, U.S., on Thursday, April 9, 2015. California regulators approved additional statewide restrictions on water use as the record drought gripping the most populous U.S. state enters a fourth year…

4/13/2015 11:56:00 AM
Daily Kos
Approximately 95 percent of winter Chinook eggs and young fish perished last year, due to the virtual emptying of Trinity Reservoir on the Trinity River, Shasta Lake on the Sacramento River, Lake Oroville on the Feather River and Folsom Lake on the…

4/11/2015
Times-Herald
The Solano College baseball team cruised by Folsom Lake 11-3 on Friday to glide into first place in the Bay Valley Conference. The Falcons (20-10, 15-3 in the BVC) moved a game ahead of second-place Marin. It was the Falcons seventh win in a row…





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