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.
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.
Valley Fire Cause: Homeowner Where Fire Started Suing Cal Fire Over EvidenceThe owners of a home where investigators say last year’s devastating Valley Fire started are suing Cal Fire.
Thousands Evacuated As Firefighters Battle Raging Lake County BlazeA quick-moving wildfire burned dozens of structures, and forced the evacuation of thousands of residents in Lake County Sunday afternoon.
Crews Contain Brush Fire That Burned 20 Acres Near Morgan HillCrews in the South Bay contained contained a fast-moving brush fire near Morgan Hill that quickly grew to over 15 acres and threatened 30 homes Friday afternoon.
Big Sur Wildfire Grows To More Than 100 Square MilesCalifornia's biggest wildfire expanded overnight to more than 104 square miles north of scenic Big Sur.
Some Evacuations Lifted For Soberanes Fire Area In Monterey CountySome evacuation orders in Monterey County were lifted Sunday as firefighters come closer to containing the massive Soberanes Fire that has swallowed nearly 58,000 acres of forest north of Big Sur over the last two weeks.
Nearly 80 Square Miles Scorched In Soberanes Fire Near Big SurThe Soberanes Fire in Monterey County is now at 51,000 acres (79.6 square miles) and is 27 percent contained, Cal Fire officials reported Thursday morning.
Soberanes Fire Near Big Sur 25 Percent ContainedThe Soberanes Fire was 25 percent contained at 45,800 acres (71.56 square miles) as of Wednesday morning.
Fast-Growing Wildfire Scorches 1,700 Acres Near Lake BerryessaFire crews are battling a 1,700-acres wildfire burning near Lake Berryessa in Yolo County.
Illegal Campfire Sparked Massive Big Sur WildfireCal Fire officials announced Tuesday afternoon that an illegal campfire has been determined to be the cause of the massive Soberanes Fire in Monterey County.