Forecasters: Wildfire Risk Remains High In California Throughout JulyForecasters say the threat of wildfires will remain high in Southern California and the Southwest this month because of persistent drought and because summer rains may not be as consistent as usual.
Wind Driving Brush Fire In Southern CaliforniaFirefighters are battling a wind-driven brush fire in the Agua Dulce area of northern Los Angeles County.
Suspicious Wildfire Burns Several Acres in Dillon BeachOfficials say a suspicious wildfire at Dillon Beach in Marin County burned five acres near homes and a popular campground before firefighters contained it.
Cal Fire: 86 Homes Destroyed In Wildfire In Amador And Calaveras CountiesHundreds of people rushing to escape a massive wildfire charging across the tinder-dry Sierra Nevada foothills said Saturday that they had to make wrenching decisions about what to save - pets, loved ones' ashes - and what to leave to possibly burn.
Wildfire Near Clearlake More Than Doubles In Size OvernightA wildfire near Clearlake exploded overnight, according to new numbers from Cal Fire.
Cal Fire Battling Growing Wildfire In Butte County, Evacuations OrderedFirefighters are battling a growing fire in Butte County Wednesday afternoon.
Southern California Wildfire 'Creeping And Smoldering'A fire in the Southern California mountains that threatens thousands of buildings was 40 percent contained on Friday — double the previous figure — as cooler weather helped slow the spread of the blaze.
Firefighters Working To Keep Wildfire Near Lake Tahoe From Approaching MarkleevilleThe Washington Fire burning near Lake Tahoe is five percent contained, up from zero percent containment Tuesday.
Fire Danger Prompts Fire Restrictions For Parts Of Stanislaus National ForestHigh fire danger has prompted the Forest Service to enact temporary fire restrictions in moderate and high-hazard areas of the Stanislaus National Forest to prevent wildfires.
Wildfire Moves Closer To Sierra Town Of MarkleevilleA wind-whipped wildfire moved closer to the Sierra Nevada town of Markleeville, California, on Sunday, and authorities are telling residents to be prepared to evacuate.
California Feeling Dry Wildfire Season From North To SouthHot, dry California was beginning to feel the full brunt of fire season as blazes burned throughout the state, threatening hundreds of homes, although most areas dodged serious destruction.
Wildfire That Forced Evacuation Of Campgrounds Near Fresno Fully ContainedAuthorities say they have fully contained a Central California wildfire that sent several hundred campers home.