Boulder Creek Man Describes Close Encounter With Mountain LionsA Santa Cruz Mountains resident recently managed to capture an incredible close encounter with two mountain lions playing outside his bedroom window.
Suspect Arrested For Starting Bear Creek Fire In Santa Cruz MountainsA 54-year-old man, who had been arrested for looting an evacuated home, was charged Friday for intentionally starting the Bear Creek Fire that injured 13 firefighters.
Bear Fire In Santa Cruz Mountains 100 Percent ContainedFirefighters will shift to patrol status for the next few days to monitor the vegetation fire that burned 391 acres.
Evacuations Lifted For Bear Fire In Santa Cruz MountainsAll evacuation orders for the Bear Fire in unincorporated Santa Cruz County have been lifted Monday morning, according to Cal Fire officials.
Known 'Chop Shop' May Be Start Point For Bear FireNew clues were surfacing Friday about the possible cause of the Bear Fire that has been burning in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Couple Shot At After Stumbling Upon Marijuana Grow In Bear Fire ZoneThree men were arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, conspiracy and exhibiting a firearm in a closed disaster area of the Bear Fire.
Aided By Rain, Bear Fire Containment Reaches 40 PercentThe Bear Fire in unincorporated Santa Cruz County has burned 320 acres and is 40 percent contained as of Friday morning.
Some Evacuations Lifted For Bear Fire In Santa Cruz MountainsThe Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office lifted some evacuation orders Thursday for the Bear Fire in unincorporated Santa Cruz County.
7th Firefighter Injured Battling Bear Fire; Looter ArrestedThe Bear Fire burning in unincorporated Santa Cruz County near Boulder Creek has burned 271 acres and was 10 percent contained as of Wednesday morning
5 Firefighters Injured In Santa Cruz Mountains Wildfire; Homes EvacuatedFive firefighters were injured early Tuesday as a growing vegetation fire in the Santa Cruz Mountains near Boulder Creek burned through at least 150 acres and forced residents to evacuate their homes.
Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter Recovers Large Feral Cat ColonyAnimal control officers with the Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter on Thursday were in the process of removing a colony of approximately 100 feral cats from a rural property in Boulder Creek.
Longtime Santa Cruz County Boy Scout Camp To Become Pot GrowA camp tucked away deep in the Santa Cruz Mountains that has served generations of Boy Scouts is set to have a new beginning as a medical marijuana grow site.