Cal Fire Rebuilding Newest Member Of Its Fleet After Deadly CrashIt’s taken Cal Fire a while to find the right aircraft, an S2 World War II plane. There’s only 100 of the particular model and manufacturer in the world
Cal Fire Warns 29 Million Dead Trees From Drought Pose Fire RiskImages of the Fresno County foothills show the spread of tree death, and the reason Cal Fire has hired hundreds of new firefighters just to start fuel reduction.
Former Firefighter Who Admitted Setting California Fires Out Of Boredom Gets 5 YearsBenjamin Cunha, 33, of Placerville was sentenced to five years on prison on arson charges after admitting to setting at least 30 wildland fires in 2006 and 2007.
Report: Cal Fire Only Fined 4 Percent Of Fire Safety Violations In Last Fiscal YearCalifornia's firefighting agency has increased its warnings to thousands of property owners who aren't doing enough to protect their homes by clearing brush and other flammable materials. But it rarely puts any muscle behind the threats.
Threat Of El Nino Has Fire Crews Ready To Defend Burn Scars Against MudslidesScientists are projecting that it could be one of the strongest on record, and potentially bring heavy rains to Northern California from January through March.
Butte, Valley Fires Nearly Under Full ControlFire officials say two of the state's more destructive wildfires in recent memory are expected to be out by next week.
Valley Fire Serves As Reminder That Wildfire Devastation Isn't Isolated To ForestsAny home near dry vegetation is at risk for fire, but Cal Fire maps show a higher risk in some areas, and not just in forested areas.
Middletown Couple Finds Wedding Ring Thought Lost In Valley FireA couple who lost their home in the Valley Fire salvaged at least one precious item in the aftermath.
Bodies Found In Burn Area Of Valley Fire Believed To Be Missing MenThe bodies of two men reported missing within the burn area of the Valley Fire are believed to have been found, authorities say.
Authorities: Person Killed In Butte FireAuthorities say a person has died in the Butte Fire.
Butte Fire Grows To 71,063 Acres, 30% ContainedThe fire burning in Amador and Calaveras counties continues to grow, but so does containment.
Valley Fire Evacuees Overwhelmed By Donations, Worry About Fate Of HomesFood, clothes and blankets – donations are piling up and getting put to use by those most in need. It's a rapid response for the hundreds left homeless by the Valley Fire.