Lawmaker Cries Foul After Report Blames PG&E For Sparking WildfiresA Bay Area lawmaker is accusing PG&E of covering up after a new report blames the utility company for sparking several fires in Northern California.
Power Lines Touching Trees Blamed for 4 NorCal WildfiresState fire officials blame power lines coming into contact with trees for sparking four Northern California wildfires last October that incinerated more than 130 buildings.
Mandatory Evacuation Order For Santa Barbara County Near Wildfire Burn AreasA mandatory evacuation order goes into effect Thursday for parts of Santa Barbara County as a winter storm approaches the coast.
Firefighter Blows The Whistle On Cheating Within The Cal Fire AcademyAlleged cheating at the Cal Fire academy wasn't doing anyone any favors, as it may have lead to under-prepared firefighters.
Wildfires Prompt Cal Fire To Keep Dozens Of Stations Open In WinterWith wildfires now a constant danger, Cal Fire is opting to keep many more of its stations open during the winter.
Firefighters Douse Hot Spots As Southern California Winds Whip UpFirefighters doused hot spots Thursday as winds increased that could whip up embers and cause flare-ups at the gigantic wildfire still smoldering northwest of Los Angeles.
Massive Southern California Wildfire Triggers New Wave of EvacuationsThe 404-square-mile Thomas Fire was moving rapidly westward toward Montecito, a wealthy enclave that boasts the mansions of Oprah Winfrey, Ellen DeGeneres and many other celebrities.
Firefighters Forced to Step Aside As Winds Power SoCal InfernosFirefighters gained ground Friday and some of the earliest evacuees who fled from flames Monday were being allowed to return home. Yet new fires were popping up and danger persisted.
Suspect Arrested In Lake Berryessa Arson FiresA 59-year-old Napa woman has been arrested for allegedly lighting wildland fires around the north end of Lake Berryessa, authorities announced Wednesday.
Feds Lift Restrictions On 747 Jumbo Firefighting Tanker UseRestrictions on the use of a 747 air tanker that played a key role in taming the deadly wine country wildfires last month have been lifted by the Government Accountability Office.
Mendocino Redwood Fire Claims Another Victim; Teen Succumbs To Burns
Santa Rosa Coffey Park Residents Search For Memories Hidden Among The AshesSearching through the ashes that were once her Coffey Park home, Linda Miller hoped that she could find some small pieces of her life before the devastating Tubbs Fire.