Locals Refuse To Abandon Large Marijuana-Growing Area Threatened By WildfireCalifornia’s largest wildfire is threatening a marijuana-growing enclave, and authorities said many of the locals have refused to evacuate and abandon their maturing crops even as weather forecasters predict more hot, dry and windy conditions that could fan flames.
How The Modesto Fire Department Battled Two Big Blazes With Resources Stretched ThinTwo separate fires broke out on the same night in Modesto; ripping through a vacant warehouse and later some nearby homes.
PG&E Helicopters Measure How Close Power Lines Are To VegetationPG&E is using new equipment to measure wildfire risks across the state.
The Latest: Containment Grows On California's Largest FireFirefighters are making significant progress on a wildfire in California that has burned more than a dozen structures and blackened over 141 square miles.
With Ring Found In Ashes Of Burned Home, Man Proposes AgainA Southern California couple who lost their home in a wildfire made a new happy memory Sunday amid the ashes when they found what was left of the wife's wedding and engagement rings.
The Latest: Money Raised For Firefighter With Face BurnsAn online fundraiser for a California firefighter seriously injured in one of the many blazes burning in the state has raised nearly $30,000.
Shifting Winds Complicate Fight Against County FireFirefighters worked throughout the afternoon and evening Sunday to get containment on the County fire still burning for a second day near the Yolo and Napa County line.
Kilauea Latest: 21 Homes Destroyed By Lava FlowsOfficials say 21 homes have now been destroyed in Hawaii by lava flowing from Kilauea volcano, based on an aerial survey by the fire department.
California Storm Follows Fires, Bringing New Round Of DangerThe same Californians who had to flee from huge wildfires in recent months now have to handle hard rains that bring another type of danger.
Santa Ana Winds To Bring Fire Danger To Southern CaliforniaForecasters say it could be the strongest and longest Santa Ana wind event so far this season.
Death Toll From Wine Napa And Sonoma Counties Stands At 22; 88 Still MissingCalm winds and better fire behavior allowed firefighters to make good progress on the fires burning in Napa and Sonoma counties on Monday.
Fires Bring Joy And Sense Of Loss As Some Homes SparedOn Monday as calm winds gave an advantage to firefighters trying to tame the flames, Tom and Catherine Andrews balanced their good fortune against the losses suffered by many friends.
Raiders Hold Pregame Ceremony For Fire VictimsThe Oakland Raiders held a moment of silence and kept the torch that honors late owner Al Davis unlit as part of a pregame ceremony for those affected by the wine country wildfires.
Wildfires Now Up To 100 Miles Wide As Death Toll Reaches 40While wildfires are still burning powerfully in parts of Northern California, some of the tens of thousands of evacuees are getting antsy to return to homes that aren't under immediate threat.
Coffey Park Is Ground Zero For California Fire DevastationThe warnings about impending doom came suddenly and in different ways. Frantic pounding on doors. Blaring fire alarms. Commotion outside windows.