Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Setting Ponderosa FireInvestigators suspect he started a fire outside of a designated campground and allowed the fire to escape.
Man Arrested In Connection With Ponderosa FireAuthorities have announced an arrest in connection with the Ponderosa Fire, which is burning in Butte County.
Ponderosa Fire Claims Several Homes In Butte County, Eludes ContainmentJust seven weeks ago, the Wall Fire burned thousands of acres in Butte County. Many locals say they’re concerned about seeing that kind of destruction once again.
UPDATE: Air Attack Makes Headway In Ponderosa FireResidents of a tiny mountain town breathed easier Friday after air tankers and helicopters blunted the run of a massive wildfire in Northern California just outside Lassen Volcanic National Park.
UPDATE: Ponderosa Fire Destroys 80 Homes And Other BuildingsA massive wildfire in Northern California has destroyed more than 80 homes and other buildings.
CBS13 Reporter Gets Up Close To Flames From Ponderosa FireThe Ponderosa Fire has destroyed 50 homes, charred 38 square miles and nearly torched a CBS13 reporter on Wednesday.
UPDATE: Ponderosa Fire Continues To Threaten HomesFire officials say a massive lightning-sparked wildfire has grown and they also expect the number of homes destroyed to go up.
UPDATE: Ponderosa Fire Threatens Thousands Of HomesA huge wildfire sparked by lightning in Northern California burned to the edge of three small towns on Monday, threatening thousands of homes as fearful residents sought safety miles away at an emergency shelter.