Adam Blauert

Adam Blauert

Blauert on Outdoors: Have some fun in the snow

Our rain gauge captured 1.2 inches of rain from the storm that arrived Monday and soaked our area through early Tuesday. With more precipitation in the forecast, the days following Christmas are very likely going to be good days to get out and enjoy the snow.

Adam Blauert

Seqouia’s Crystal Cave is popular destination

Over 200 caves have been discovered within Sequoia and Kings Canyon national parks and the mountains immediately surrounding the parks. Two are open to the public – Crystal Cave in Sequoia and Boyden Cavern in Giant Sequoia National Monument – just outside the boundary of Kings Canyon.

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Teen driver who streamed crash, sister's death charged with DUI, gross vehicular manslaughter

Obdulia Sanchez, 18, of Stockton, appears over a video feed before Judge David Moranda, as she is arraigned on charges of gross vehicular manslaughter and DUI, at the Robert M. Falasco Justice Center, in Los Banos, Calif., on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Sanchez was driving a white Buick Century when she crashed the car outside of Los Banos, Friday evening resulting in the death of her 14-year-old sister Jacqueline Sanchez, who authorities said wasn't wearing a seat belt and was ejected through the back window of the car.
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Teen driver who streamed crash, sister's death charged with DUI, gross vehicular manslaughter 1:13

Teen driver who streamed crash, sister's death charged with DUI, gross vehicular manslaughter

Watch deputy DA discuss charges against Obdulia Sanchez 7:27

Watch deputy DA discuss charges against Obdulia Sanchez

Parents of teen in live-streamed Los Banos crash in disbelief 2:12

Parents of teen in live-streamed Los Banos crash in disbelief

Teenage driver livestreams fatal car wreck and sister's last moments 0:57

Teenage driver livestreams fatal car wreck and sister's last moments