A woman stuck in the chimney of a Southern California house has been rescued and arrested.
A solemn procession today through Capitol Park honored California firefighters who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Firefighters gained the upper hand overnight on a wildfire along Northern California’s Interstate 80 east of Sacramento that threatened 1,000 homes.
Crews have nearly doubled containment of a wildfire threatening thousands of homes in Northern California, as they brace for dry heat and erratic winds that could undo their progress.
Officials say a wildfire in the back country of Yosemite National Park that forced the helicopter evacuation of 85 park visitors grew substantially overnight.
Four fires were intentionally set in the Roseville area in the last two months, all tied to the same firebug, say investigators.
Eight firefighters who suffered minor burns while battling a wildfire in Northern California left the hospital Saturday as crews gained enough ground on other blazes across the West to allow hundreds of people to return to their homes.
Eager Sacramento Metro Fire recruits have crossed the finish line into a new career.
Firefighters in Bakersfield, California, had to rescue a pit bull from a tight spot.
Fire crews are investigating what caused a propane tank to explode and cause a fire at an Auburn home overnight.
Rain falling in the Sierra Nevada is a welcome relief for crews trying to snuff out a wildfire on the edge of Reno. But it’s also bringing new challenges in the steep, slippery, canyons prone to landslides northeast of Lake Tahoe.
A large fire that broke out at a San Jose land fill is under control but is spewing huge plumes of smoke and burning through fuel.