Placer County Man Arrested For Piloting Drone Over Sierra Foothills WildfireFifty-seven-year-old Eric Wamser of Foresthill was arrested Friday on suspicion of interfering with firefighting operations.
Grass Fire That Burned 2,500 Acres Near Livermore 70 Percent ContainedA grass fire that has burned 2,500 acres in Alameda County east of Livermore was 70 percent contained as of Friday morning, according to Cal Fire.
Crews Increase Containment Of 2,500-Acre Tesla Wildfire Near LivermoreFirefighters have 25 percent of a 2,500-acre fire east of Livermore contained Thursday morning, according to Cal Fire.
Firefighter Killed Battling Northern California Blaze Near Oregon BorderThe U.S. Forest Service says a firefighter from South Dakota has been killed battling one of more than a dozen wildfires burning across California.
Wragg Fire That Began Near Lake Berryessa 70 Percent Contained; Full Containment Expected TuesdayA brush fire that started in the Lake Berryessa area of Napa County has burned 6,900 acres and is about 60 percent contained, according to information released by Cal Fire Sunday morning.
Rain Calms Southern California Wildfire That Burned 20 Vehicles On FreewayA wildfire that swept across a busy Southern California freeway, sending people running for their lives, was calmed by rain Saturday, allowing some crews to be shifted to another blaze that forced hundreds of campers to evacuate.
Fire Officials Urge Drone Pilots To Stay Away From California Wildfire ZonesBoth California and federal fire agencies teamed up Friday to deliver a strong message to the public: don't fly drones over wildfires.
Wildfires Burning Up And Down California; Big Bear Lake Blaze Grows To 13,000 AcresHot, dry California was beginning to feel the full brunt of fire season as blazes burned throughout the state, though most areas dodged any serious destruction.
Sand Fire Triples In Size; Yosemite Blaze Threatens HomesA wildfire burning near vineyards and homes in Northern California has more than doubled in size, while a new blaze is threatening homes in Yosemite National Park.
Gov. Brown: 'We're Getting Ready For The Worst' California Fire SeasonCalifornia governor Jerry Brown warned he was gearing up for what could be this drought-stricken state's worst wildfire season ever.
California Pushes To Recover Cost Of WildfiresCalifornia officials are pushing hard -- some say too hard -- for money to recover the costs of fighting wildfires.
NorCal Residents Relax As Wildfire Threat AbatesResidents of a tiny mountain town breathed easier Friday after air tankers and helicopters blunted the run of a massive wildfire in Northern California just outside Lassen Volcanic National Park.