As Frequency Of Wildfires Grows, So Do Requests For Smoke ForecastsAmong the hundreds of firefighters, aircraft and engines dispatched to a northern Arizona wildfire were two women whose focus wasn't on flames, but smoke.
Yolo County Sand Fire Burns 1,700 Acres, 0% ContainedA vegetation fire has broken out near Guinda in Yolo County, according to Cal Fire.
West Butte Fire Approx. 900 Acres, 60% Contained In Sutter CountyA grass fire near West Butte Road has burned approximately 900-950 acres and is 60% contained as of 8 p.m. Saturday night.
Arson Suspect Arrested After Fire Destroys Modesto Strip MallA Modesto mini-mall was destroyed in a massive early morning fire.
Vegetation Fire In Marysville Contained, Evacuations LiftedCal Fire says crews are battling a fire off Highway 20 and E 22nd Street in Marysville.
Single Vehicle Crash Into Pole Ignites Grass Fire In Sacramento CountyThe fire started around 3 p.m. Saturday when a single vehicle crashed into a pole at Bradshaw Avenue and Jackson Road, knocking down wires along Bradshaw Road, igniting a grass fire.
PG&E To Turn Off Power To Unincorporated Areas Near Winters, DavisPG&E announced Friday evening that it will begin proactively turning off the power early Saturday morning to portions of several Nothern California communities.
Defective Electrical Panel Caused 2017 Butte County WildfireAn investigation has determined that a July 2017 wildfire that destroyed more than 40 homes in Northern California was sparked by a defective electrical panel at a Butte County home.
PARADISE LOST: Cal Fire Says Camp Fire Has Wiped Out California TownCal Fire says the town of Paradise has been wiped out by the Camp Fire. While crews are still evaluating the damage, they estimate more than 1,000 buildings were damaged in the fire.
Camp Fire Evacuees Describe Having Trouble Contacting Family MembersShelley Freeman says her family and friends scrambled to evacuate in Northern California as a fast-moving fire approached.
North Fire Grows To 650 Acres; 3 Campgrounds & Lake Valley Reservoir Area EvacuatedSheriff's deputies are headed to the North Fork campground in Emigrant Gap to assist Cal Fire with evacuations, according to a Placer County Sheriff's Department tweet.
Firefighter Killed Battling Mendocino Complex FireAuthorities say a firefighter has been killed battling the largest record blaze in California history.
Smoke From California Wildfires Is Spreading 3,000 Miles To New York CityThe weather service uses an experimental model that forecasts the spread of smoke from wildfires across the country.
Some Businesses Seeing Success From Sacramento SmokeWe’re all noticing the smoky, sooty air and trying deal with it as best as we can. In this wildfire season, the nasty air is a losing situation for some, but it’s making others big winners.
Woman Arrested On Arson Charge In Connection With Fire Along Vacaville FreewayPolice have arrested a suspect in connection with a fire along a Vacaville freeway that police are calling suspicious.