Cal Fire Says Zogg Fire Was Caused By Tree Hitting PG&E Electrical LinesThe deadly Zogg fire that burned over 56,000 acres in Shasta County last year was sparked by PG&E transmission lines coming in contact with a tree, say officials.
Man On Parole For West Sacramento Attempted Homicide Shot, Killed In Shasta CountyA man who was out on parole for an attempted murder case in West Sacramento was found shot dead in Shasta County outside a marijuana growing operation, authorities say.
California Authorities Identify 2 More Fire Victims Who Died In Zogg FireA woman and a child have been identified as two of four people killed in the Zogg Fire, officials said Thursday.
Badly Burned Orphaned Mountain Lion Cub Rescued From Zogg FireAn orphaned mountain lion cub is recovering from burn injuries after being rescued from the Zogg Fire burning in Shasta County.
4th Person Killed In Zogg Fire Burning In Shasta CountyFlames devoured swaths of brush and trees in Northern California on Wednesday amid unseasonably hot and dry weather. Officials said wind-whipped flames led two firefighters to deploy the emergency fire shelters they carry.
Three Dead In Fast-Growing Zogg Fire In Shasta CountyMandatory evacuations were ordered in Shasta County on Sunday as firefighters battle the Zogg Fire, Cal Fire said.
7 California Counties Get OK To Accelerate Their ReopeningGov. Gavin Newsom moved to further ease the coronavirus choke-hold on California's economy Tuesday by allowing more businesses to reopen and following through on his promise to swiftly approve requests from counties to move ahead more quickly if they have been minimally harmed by the pandemic.
Man Charged With Insurance Fraud After 2018 Carr FireA Northern California man allegedly schemed to get an unearned $43,000 insurance payout after a wildfire destroyed his home and vehicles, even though he was going to receive more than $1 million for his properly insured property, officials said Wednesday.
14 Buildings Destroyed In Shasta County Mountain Fire; Evacuation Orders Remain In PlaceCal Fire says containment on the Mountain Fire has jumped up to 40 percent Friday morning.
Evacuations Ordered For Shasta County Residents Near The Mountain FireThe latest on a growing fire near Bella Vista in Shasta County.
Inmate Who Walked Away From Minimum Security Facility In Shasta County Caught In SalinasAuthorities in Shasta County are asking for the public to be on the lookout for an inmate who walked away from the California Correction Center (CCC) Sugar Pine Conservation Camp on Sunday.
Deputies, Officers Mourn Sutter Co. Sheriff K9 ‘Bandit’ Killed In The Line Of DutyLaw enforcement officers are mourning the death of a Sutter County Sheriff K9 killed in the line of duty on Thursday.
Chilling Carr Fire 911 Calls Show Desperate Plea For HelpThree months after the Carr Fire ripped through Shasta County, we’re hearing some of the 911 calls from that day. The flames killed 8 people, destroyed more than 1,000 homes and burned more than 229,000 acres.
I-5 Reopened In Shasta County After Brief ShutdownFlare-ups from the Delta Fire, which has burned 58,427 acres in Shasta and Trinity counties, have shut down portions of I-5.
Caltrans: Interstate 5 To Remain Closed Indefinitely Due To Delta FireThe Delta Fire has now burned over 40,000 acres and is just 5 percent contained.