Fire crews are working to keep a blaze in Yosemite National Park away from a grove of treasured giant sequoia trees.
An arson investigation is underway in Sacramento after two cars were set on fire this morning.
Firefighters are investigating a fire that completely destroyed a motorhome this morning in Sacramento.
Some firefighters battling a Northern California wildfire that prompted evacuation orders for more than 400 homes before it was brought under control were dispatched to other fires, while evacuation orders for about half of the homes in the path of a blaze in Yosemite National Park were lifted.
The fire began burning on July 25 and is currently 65 percent contained. It has destroyed 13 homes and 38 outbuildings and still threatens 500 more structures.
Despite widespread drought in the West, wildfires have burned less than half the 10-year average area so far this summer.
A large, two-alarm fire is burning at a used car lot in South Modesto, sending up thick clouds of smoke that can be seen for miles.
Sheriff’s department investigators say they have identified the body of a man found dead inside of a burned-out shed at a grapevine nursery in Vacaville earlier this month.
City fire crews responded to a grass fire that spread to a home in south Sacramento.
Several fire crews battled a blaze at a tire shop in Sacramento that burned for hours on Monday morning.
A stubborn wildfire in Northern California that authorities blamed on marijuana-growing activity is threatening dozens of additional homes.
Several outbuildings were burned, but fire fighters managed to save homes from a vegetation fire burning near Smartsville in Nevada County.