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.
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.
Cal Fire Chief Thom Porter To Retire Next MonthThe chief of California's forestry and wildland firefighting agency announced Monday that he will retire next month after shepherding the state through three historic wildfire seasons.
Caldor Fire Now 100% Contained; Large Trees May Smolder Well Into WinterThe Caldor Fire is now fully contained, authorities say.
As Wet Weather Finally Rolls In, California Issues Statewide Drought Emergency ProclamationAfter California saw its driest year on record in nearly 100 years, the entire state is now under a drought emergency, officials said Tuesday.
Family Leaves California For Texas After Living Through Thomas And Caldor FiresThe decision to rebuild after a wildfire is deeply personal. The process can be long - and, if you have school-aged children, that decision is even harder because their community is gone.
Miners Fire In North San Juan Area Prompts New Evacuation WarningsAn evacuation warning has been issued due to the Miners Fire in the North San Juan Area of Nevada County.
Fawn Fire Grows To 8,537 Acres, 35% ContainmentA number of Shasta County evacuation orders have been downgraded to warnings, and some warnings have been lifted.
Climate Change Fuels California Emphasis On Preventing FiresCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday approved nearly $1 billion in new spending to prevent wildfires, signaling a policy shift in a state that historically focused more on putting out fires than stopping them before they start.
4 Famous Giant Trees Unharmed By Sequoia National Park FireFour famous giant sequoias were not harmed by a wildfire that reached the edge of Giant Forest in California's Sequoia National Park, authorities said.
California’s Famed Giant Sequoias Wrapped In Aluminum As Wildfire NearsThe National Weather Service has issued a weather watch for dry, windy conditions in the Sequoia National Park in the Sierra Nevada.