Los Angeles River

(credit: AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Canoe, Kayak Trips Offered On LA River

This summer city officials will begin offering canoe and kayak trips along parts of the Los Angeles River, a long maligned waterway that winds through the region as a concrete flood-control channel.

06/25/2011

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Thousands Take Part In 11th Annual LA River Ride

Thousands of cyclists Sunday are taking part in the 11th Annual Los Angeles River Ride, taking riders from Griffith Park all the way to Long Beach.

06/05/2011

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Chasing Pet Bird, Woman Falls Onto Cement Floor Of LA River

A woman chasing her wayward pet bird was injured when she fell 20 feet off a concrete wall into a flood control structure on the Los Angeles River.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/21/2011

(credit: AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Body Of Man Found In LA River Identified

The body of a man found floating in the Los Angeles River in Long Beach has been identified as that of 25-year-old Rodolfo Remigio.

04/09/2011

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Man’s Body Found In LA River, Police Investigating

A man’s body was found Friday in the Los Angeles River in Long Beach, and police were trying to determine if foul play was involved in the death.

04/08/2011

Beach closed because of sewage spill. (credit: CBS)

Beaches In Long Beach Closed Due To Sewage Release, Bacteria

Beaches in Long Beach have been closed due to a sewage release into the Los Angeles River.

03/21/2011

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Kayakers Stranded Inside LA River Channel

Several kayakers were stranded Friday at the side of the Los Angeles River and had to be helped up a steep embankment by firefighters.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/18/2011

Homeless Men Rescued From Long Beach Flood Channel

Fire officials rescue three men from a flood control channel in Long Beach Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/16/2011

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Health Officials Warn About Post-Rain Ocean Pollution

Health officials are asking the public to stay out of the ocean for at least 72 hours after Wednesday’s rain.

12/29/2010

(Photo by David McNew)

Swift Water Rescue Teams Search LA River For Possible Victims

Swift water rescue teams are stationed along a wide swath of the storm-swollen Los Angeles River for possible victims caught up in the swift current.

12/22/2010

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Man Rescued From Rain-Swollen LA River

Authorities Sunday rescued a man from the rain-swollen Los Angeles River after drifting about four miles downstream.

11/21/2010

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