New Mandatory Evacuation Ordered For Meadow Valley In Plumas County Due To North Complex FireA new mandatory evacuation order has been given due to the North Complex Fire in Plumas County.
Rain Could Bring Relief To Thousands Of Firefighters Battling West Coast BlazesWeeks of dry, hot weather have fueled historic wildfires along the West Coast that have killed more than 34 people, and reduced thousands of homes to embers.
Clearing Smoke Presents Complicated Benefits To Fire FightAs the sky begins to clear for the first time in days, Cal Fire tankers are back in action, fighting dozens of fires in the state.
'Nothing Left In The Bucket': California Wildfire Resources Run ThinThis year's blazes have taxed the human, mechanical and financial resources of the nation’s wildfire fighting forces to an extraordinary degree.
Trump Reignites Climate Debate In Sacramento Visit, Experts Say Wildfire Causes Are ComplexThe debate over who and what is responsible for wildfires in our area can easily become political, but the answer is not a simple one. Experts say there is not just one factor leading to the devastating firestorms.
California Wildfires Have Burned An Area Almost The Size Of ConnecticutSince the start of 2020, wildfires in California have burned over 3.2 million acres of land -- an area almost the size of Connecticut.
Gov. Newsom Tours North Complex Fire Damage, Blames Climate ChangeThe latest on the Bear Fire, an extension of the North Complex Fire that started the Plumas National Forest.
California Fire Crews Are Stretched Thin And Competing For ResourcesHot and windy weather is making current California fires worse and firefighters on the front lines are struggling to get the resources they need.
Scorched Earth: Record 2 Million Acres Burned In CaliforniaWildfires have burned more than 2 million acres in California this year, setting a state record even as crews battled dozens of growing blazes in sweltering temperatures Monday that strained the electrical grid and threatened power outages for millions.
More Than 300 Solano County Homes Destroyed In Deadly LNU Lightning Complex FireMore than 300 Solano County residences were destroyed in the deadly LNU Lightning Complex Fire, Cal Fire said.
Cal Fire Warns Against 'Do It Yourself' Firefighting In Face Of Fast-Spreading FlamesWhen the LNU Lightning Complex Fires tore through the Solano County, people tried to put out hotspots on their own to protect their homes. With firefighting resources stretched thin, some considered it necessary.
Live Oak Man Admits To Stealing Firefighter’s Wallet In CZU Lightning Complex FireA Sutter County man has confessed to stealing a fire commander’s wallet while he fought the CZU Lightning Complex Fire, the Santa Cruz County Sheriff announced on Thursday.
Thousands Of Northern Californians Forced From Their Homes By Fires Allowed To ReturnThousands of Northern California residents forced to evacuate their homes due to wildfires were allowed to return Thursday after firefighters made progress.
Firefighters Stop Forward Progress Of Wildfire Near NewcastleFirefighters are responding to a quickly-growing vegetation fire near Newcastle in Placer County.
Firefighters Say Weather Is Now Starting To Help Against California’s WildfiresLower temperatures and weaker winds are helping firefighters get a handle on deadly wildfires that have afflicted California for days, fire officials said Tuesday.