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WATCH: Caldor Fire Survivors Call On President Biden To Grant FEMA Funding To Rebuild HomesWhy did Caldor Fire survivors not receive FEMA funding to rebuild their homes?
Winds, Dryness Raise Fire Concerns In Northern CaliforniaGusty winds, low humidity and drying vegetation will bring fire danger to a large swath of the Central Valley this week, forecasters said Wednesday.
'Have A Plan To Get Out': New Survey Shows Several Greater Sacramento-Area Cities Have High Fire RiskA new survey shows California's fire risk is growing, and several communities in the Greater Sacramento region are being singled out for the danger posed by wildfires.
These Are The Places With The Highest Wildfire Risk In The USForecasters say the West could be looking at a particularly bad wildfire year, as several destructive fires have already ignited well before the hottest, driest months
Northern California Crews Prepare For Wildfire Season After Destructive Orange County BlazeNorthern California Cal Fire crews are preparing for fire season, taking note of the wind-driven coastal fire in Southern California Wednesday.
Nevada County Rushes To Remove Downed Trees Before Wildfire SeasonOfficials are warning the fire season could be even worse than expected if those trees-turned-kindlings aren’t removed soon.
Park Rangers Crack Down On Barbecues Along American River Parkway To Reduce Fire RiskNew efforts are underway to prevent another devastating fire season along the American River Parkway in Sacramento.
Attempted Controlled Burn Escapes From Homeowner In Nevada CountyCrews responded to a controlled burn that escaped from a homeowner in Nevada County on Thursday afternoon.
Researchers Say Wildfires Must Be Allowed To Burn As California's Forests Filled With Excess FuelsOne UC Davis researcher says the majority of forest fires are put out before they reach 200 acres and around 60-80% of California's forest land has excess fuel due to centuries of fire suppression.
New Sacramento County Fire Station Being Built To Help Protect At-Risk Area During Fire SeasonWildfire prevention week is a reminder to be ready at the local and state levels, and that requires more resources.
Crews Contain Vegetation Fire Near Modesto; 1 Burn Victim TransportedFirefighters contained a vegetation fire near Modesto on Monday.
Firefighter Suffers Medical Emergency While Battling Grass Fire Near VacavilleA firefighter was hospitalized after suffering a medical emergency while battling a grass fire just north of Vacaville on Thursday.
Wildfire Preps, Training Happening For Eldorado National Forest And BeyondWildfire preparations are already underway, and in some cases, happening sooner than they ever have before due to an earlier start to the wildfire season in California.
Firefighters Stop Forward Progress Of Small Grass Fire Near FairfieldFirefighters stopped the forward progress of a small grass fire near Fairfield on Wednesday afternoon.
PG&E Fire Victim Trust Parts Ways With Lobbyist Amid Sex ScandalA lobbyist hired to secure a state loan to help tens of thousands of victims of devastating California wildfires is leaving his job amid a sexual harassment scandal, it was announced Wednesday.
Getting Answers: Will April Storm Delay California Fire Season?The wet weather rolling through the region is needed because it's been so dry, but will this storm have an impact on California's fire season?
'It's Tearing The Community Apart': Controversial New Water Bills Coming For Grizzly Flats Properties Destroyed In Caldor FireThere is new controversy in the aftermath of the Caldor Fire. The community services district that serves the burned-down area of Grizzly Flats is starting to charge for water service connections—even if property owners’ homes are no longer standing.
FEMA Grant Funds New Emergency Warning System In Fire-Ravaged ParadiseA new emergency warning system is coming to the fire-ravaged Butte County town of Paradise thanks to a $2 million FEMA grant.
'Earliest Springtime Red Flag Waning' Issued As Northern California Fire Risk RisesThe National Weather Service Sacramento on Friday issued its "earliest springtime Red Flag Warning" and warned of weekend fire danger from Sacramento to Redding driven by strong winds, low humidity, and "a mosaic of dry fuels."
Fire Destroys Ancient Redwood Tree In California ParkA small fire has destroyed ancient coastal redwood trees at a Northern California park.
Small Fires Burn In Vegetation Along Near American River ParkwaySeveral small fires were put out near the American River Parkway on Sunday, said Sacramento Metro Fire.
Sequoia National Park Fully Reopens Giant Forest After KNP Complex FireSequoia National Park on Friday fully reopened the Giant Forest area that was threatened by a huge wildfire last year.
'We Lost Everything': Colfax Residents Shocked By Cause Of Destructive River FireThe River Fire burned more than 100 structures and thousands of acres of land. Residents of Colfax were hit hardest and have been waiting for months to find out who was responsible for their loss.
Shasta County Fire Is 85% ContainedA burn pile that was lit by Cal Fire on Friday has escaped containment and is now being fought by crews.
Evacuation Orders Lifted For Shasta County WildfireMandatory evacuation orders were lifted for a new wildfire in Shasta County.
Could Act Of Congress Prevent More California Megafires?There could be a new aggressive approach to combat California’s megafires.
Fire Off Airport Road In Inyo County Is 100% CountainedWhat's been termed the Airport Fire east of Bishop in Inyo County is 100 percent contained, said Cal Fire.
California Sets New Home, Community Standards To Lower Fire RiskA fire-resistant roof, at least 5 feet of defensible space around a home, a clearly defined evacuation route in a neighborhood and the removal of vegetation overgrowth in a community are some of the new statewide insurance standards to reduce the wildfire risk of older homes, California officials announced Monday.
Father And Son Accused Of Starting Caldor Fire Appear In Court, Maintain InnocenceThe two men accused of starting the destructive Caldor Fire appeared in court for the first time Tuesday and maintained their innocence.
PG&E Moving Power Lines Underground In Part Of Nevada CityDealing with power shutoffs during windstorms could soon be a thing of the past for some in Nevada City.