A Cal Fire truck is driven away from flames during the Rocky fire near Clear Lake, California on August 2, 2015. The fire has charred more than 27,000 acres, and is currently only 5% contained. AFP PHOTO/JOSH EDELSON        (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

California Wildfire Conditions Being Called ‘Historic’

The Rocky Fire is the biggest fire burning in California. It’s raging in the Lower Lake area north of San Francisco. It spread through Sunday to cover even more drought-stricken ground.



Fast-Moving Delta Fire Leaves Devastation For Brannan Island Residents

Homeowners are picking up the pieces, but they’re still rattled by how the flames spread quickly across the island.


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At Least 7 Homes Destroyed By Fast-Moving Delta Blaze

The Thursday afternoon fire on Brannan Island near Isleton destroyed seven structures, including six homes, and left several more damaged.



Sacramento Firefighters Warn Dry Vacant Lots A Danger To Nearby Homes

Each summer fires start on vacant lots overgrown with weeds, which can spread to homes and destroy them.


Fire Burns At Recycling Center In Sacramento

A commercial fire is sending up thick, black smoke above Sacramento.


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Wragg Fire Flares Up, Mandatory Evacuations Ordered In Solano County

The Wragg Fire has flared up, prompting mandatory evacuations. The fire jumped a primary fire line, expanding by another 75 acres. It is being held by a secondary fire line.


(Credit: Sacramento Fire Dept./Periscope)

Grass Fire Burns On American River Parkway Near Cal Expo

A fire burned on the American River Parkway, west of Cal Expo on Tuesday morning.


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Fire At Carmichael Playground Believed To Be Arson

Firefighters are investigating a fire they believe was intentionally set at playground in Carmichael.


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Browning Fire Determined To Be Arson, Suspect In Custody

Sacramento Metro Firefighters are responding to a three-alarm vegetation fire burning in Elverta.



San Bernardino County Could Offer Rewards Leading To Drone Operators Who Hampered Firefight

A Southern California county may offer $25,000 rewards for tips leading to the arrest and conviction of drone operators who interfered with aerial battles against three recent wildfires.


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Fiery Crash Blocks Southbound Highway 99 In Sacramento

Two lanes of southbound Highway 99 just north of Sacramento are back open following a car fire that had blocked all four lanes.