Wildfire Destroys Over 40 Homes In Sierra Nevada FoothillsAt least three dozen homes have been destroyed by a wildfire about 60 miles north of Sacramento in the Sierra Nevada foothills.
Loma Fire 50 Percent Contained; 12 Homes Destroyed, Hundreds Still ThreatenedThe blaze has destroyed 12 homes and 16 outbuildings and damaged one other home.
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.
Fatal Soberanes Fire In Monterey County Destroys 57 Homes; 15 Percent ContainedThere are 4,277 firefighters working to extinguish the blaze that has destroyed 57 homes and 11 outbuildings, according to Cal Fire.
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.