DUI Driver Allegedly Causes 450-Acre Fire Near Town Of San AndreasA woman allegedly driving on the metal rim of her car's wheel sparked a 450-acre wildfire just east of the town of San Andreas that threatened homes, and forced evacuations in the area.
Soberanes Fire 60-Percent Contained As High Temps, Low Humidity Hinder BattleFirefighters working the 91,453-acre Soberanes Fire in Monterey County say the blaze did not spread significantly Saturday, despite high temperatures and low humidity that are expected to persist Sunday.
Swirling ‘Ash Devil’ Spotted In Northern California WildfireA weather spotter observing wildfire in extreme Northern California witnessed a swirling “ash devil” that resulted from unstable conditions in the area.
Wildfire Near Hearst Castle Scorches 68 Square MilesAuthorities say more than 1,800 homes are threatened by a destructive wildfire that continues to grow on California's central coast.
Wildfire Started By Bicycle Pedal Striking Rock In Eastern Sierra NevadaFire investigators have concluded that a small wildfire in the Eastern Sierra Nevada was sparked by a bicycle pedal striking a rock.
Destructive Blue Cut Fire In Southern California 100% ContainedCrews have fully surrounded a massive Southern California wildfire that burned for a week and destroyed 105 homes and 216 outbuildings.
Over 10,000 California Firefighters Battling Wildfires StatewideMore than 10,000 firefighters battled wildfires Monday from California's Central Coast to Sierra Nevada forests or mopped up remnants of destructive blazes beaten into submission up and down the state.
Evacuation Orders Lifted For Thousands Of SoCal ResidentsFive days after an explosive wildfire in Southern California sent thousands fleeing for their lives, authorities lifted all evacuation orders on Sunday to allow residents to return home.
Wildfire Near San Luis Obispo Threatens Hearst CastleA wind-driven wildfire in central California led to more evacuations and the closure of the Hearst Castle on Saturday.
Member Of Olympic Fencing Team Gets First Look At Home Destroyed In Clayton FireMatthew Porter and his wife just bought their Lower Lake home. He works with the U.S. Olympic fencing team and was in Rio when the fire broke out.
Cal Fire: Soberanes Fire Not Fully Contained Till End Of SeptemberThe Soberanes Fire has scorched 81,396 acres since it was started on the morning of July 22 by an illegal campfire left abandoned at Garrapata State Park.
Blue Cut Fire In San Bernardino County Moves Toward HomesA wildfire with a ferocity never seen before by veteran California firefighters raced up and down canyon hillsides, instantly engulfing homes and forcing thousands of people to flee, some running for their lives just ahead of the flames.