Authorities are investigating a rash of fires that were lit in garbage cans Tuesday morning in Sacramento.
After coming in $400 million over budget following last year’s busy fire season, the Forest Service is altering its approach and may let more fires burn instead of attacking every one.
Authorities think an arsonist in San Francisco set off an intense fire that has burned several homes and displaced about 20 people.
Both buildings damaged in a series of fires on campus at Sacramento State will reopen on Monday, and few classes will be impacted by the ongoing investigation.
Fire officials are investigating a series of small fires that broke out in the same area within a short period of time Friday morning.
Downed power lines sparked at least two fires early Tuesday morning in Granite Bay.
Unattended candles may be to blame for two overnight fires including one that sent a woman to the hospital.