Wildfire Burning In Inyo And Mono Counties Chars About 7,000 AcresFour firefighters were injured battling a wind-driven wildfire that ravaged communities along the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada and destroyed 40 homes in an area that could see more wildfires as the state enters its fourth year of drought.
Marysville Severing Ties With Cal Fire After 17 Years In Cost-Cutting MoveThat direction will effectively end the agreement between the city and Cal Fire, which has staffed Marysville's fire station. The cost-cutting move has the city deciding it'll do better on its own.
King Fire Update: Blaze Encroaching On Highway 50 As Crews Fight To Keep It From JumpingEvacuees Maria and her husband Pancho say they’ll spend an extremely nervous night in a motel away from the Sly Park home they fear is in the King Fire’s path.
King Fire's Rapid Spread Forces More Than 100 To Evacuate Near Pollock PinesThe fire grew to more than 3,900 acres overnight and is only 10 percent contained as it burns in a canyon on the south fork of the American River, northeast of Pollock Pines.
CalFire Increases Seasonal Ranks Ahead Of ScheduleThe threat of wildfire heightened by the state's drought has prompted CalFire to beef up its seasonal firefighting ranks ahead of schedule.
Crews Battling Wildfire Northeast Of ChicoFire officials say thunderstorms predicted for parts of Northern California are expected to bring strong winds but little rain as crews continue to battle a wildfire burning northeast of Chico.
Many Employers Now Actively Seeking VeteransThose returning home to Sacramento from military service may find an especially receptive job market.
Additional Fire Crews Arrive To Battle 16 Fire In Colusa CountyMore firefighters have arrived to help as crews struggle to contain a massive wildfire in Colusa County.
Crews Making Progress In Colusa County FiresFirefighters made progress in battling several blazes burning thousands of acres across California as a heat wave showed some signs of peaking late Tuesday.
Fire Near Redding Forces Evacuations, 5 Homes SavedAuthorities say a 1,200-acre wildfire near Redding in northern California is 30 percent contained and has destroyed two outbuildings. Officials say five homes were damaged but firefighters were able to save them all.
UPDATE: 3 Homes Threatened By Rural Napa County WildfireAuthorities say three homes are threatened as a wildfire burns in rural Napa County. The blaze is being fueled by strong winds.
Heavy Winds Causing Problems; CAL FIRE Increasing Staffing Heavy winds are already causing problems across the state with the peak gusts yet to hit.