The Boles Fire ripped through the town of Weed, destroying more than 100 homes. (Source: California Office of Emergency Services)

Officials: Wildfire In Weed Destroyed About 110 Homes

Officials now say a wildfire that ripped through a Northern California town destroyed about 110 homes and damaged another 90.


King Fire

Wildfire Near Pollock Pines Grows To 3,900 Acres Overnight

Firefighters are working to contain a growing fire near Pollock Pines that has prompted evacuations.


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Homeowners Anxious As King Fire Continues To Burn

Hundreds of homes remained threatened by the King Fire burning near Pollock Pines Sunday night.



2 Homes Destroyed In Wildfire Near Grass Valley

It’s the call no one wants to get while away from their home.



Nevada County Wildfire Prompts Evacuation Orders

Firefighters are battling a fire south of Grass Valley that has prompted evacuations and destroyed a couple of homes Saturday afternoon.


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Fast-Moving Fire East Of Mariposa Forces Evacuations

A fast-moving wildfire east of Mariposa has forced evacuations of in the Ponderosa Basin area Friday afternoon.


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Wildfire Threatens 150 Far Northern California Homes

A fast-growing wildfire in Northern California has forced the evacuation of an unknown number of homes near of the historic town of Weaverville.


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Wildfire Near Yosemite Ebbs, Some Evacuees Return

A wildfire that surged early and gave a scare to a community near Yosemite National Park has been tamed by firefighters, and some of the more than 1,000 people who evacuated their homes have returned.



Firefighters Brace For Next Round Of Thunderstorms

It’s a destructive combination no one, especially fire crews, likes to see: drought and lightning. And the results can be explosive.


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Fire Near Winters Grows Quickly; Contained At 369 Acres

Firefighters are trying get a handle on a fire near Winters that has quickly grown to 150 acres.


View of the Sand Fire. (Source: CHP Placerville)

Sand Fire: 13 Homes Destroyed, Containment Grows To 65 Percent

Firefighters in Northern California on Sunday battled a wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park destroyed one home and grew significantly overnight.


View of the Sandridge Fire from E16 (Mt. Aukum Road) at Bertone Drive. (Source: CHP Placerville)

More Evacuations Ordered As Sand Fire Rages On

Cal Fire officials have announced new evacuations after the Sand Fire raging in Amador and El Dorado counties nearly tripled in size Saturday.