A wildfire had spread to 3,200 acres in a remote area of Colusa County on Wednesday, one day after it started.
Firefighters made progress in battling several blazes burning thousands of acres across California as a heat wave showed some signs of peaking late Tuesday.
Federal fire officials say a wildfire in the Mendocino National Forest has grown to more 10,000 acres, forcing the closure of campgrounds and the evacuation of a handful of homes.
Crews battling a wildfire in western Colusa County are hoping to take advantage of lighter winds.
Nearly five months after an electrical explosion killed a Colusa County farmworker, sheriff’s detectives arrested a man for the murder on Tuesday.
A Colusa County neighborhood is being invaded by birds that leaving behind feathers, dropping and a stench in the air.
An apparent accidental electrical panel explosion that killed a Colusa County man was actually a deliberate act and a homicide investigation has been opened, according to the sheriff’s department.
After a fiery blast killed a father working at a rice field in Colusa County, his young son ran more than four miles to get help.
A man was killed in front of his son during an explosive accident in a rice field Saturday afternoon, authorities said.
A minivan carrying seven people has overturned on Interstate 5 in Colusa County killing a 12-year-old child and injuring several others.
A tornado touched down in Colusa County for the second time in 3 days, according to meteorologists, causing minor damage to several homes in the area.