Firefighters Get Upper Hand On Lightning-Sparked Shasta-Trinity FireFire officials say a lightning-sparked fire in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest is growing extremely slowly, allowing crews to gently back it down toward containment lines.
Hundreds Return To Eastern Sierra Towns Charred By WildfireMore than 200 people from two communities ravaged by a wildfire in the Eastern Sierra are now being allowed back in.
Crews Work To Keep Yosemite Fire From Giant Sequoia TreesFire crews strengthened old containment lines on Wednesday, as they tried to keep a blaze in Yosemite National Park away from a grove of treasured giant sequoia trees.
Thunderstorms Could Complicate Yosemite Fire Fight; Nearby Sand Fire 75% ContainedThe fire danger is high Tuesday morning as crews battle two massive wildfires in Northern California.
4,300 Acre Napa County Fire Now 90 Percent Contained Since the fire broke out near Butts Canyon and Oak Valley roads just after noon on Tuesday, four people were injured. Two homes and seven outbuildings were destroyed in the blaze as well, according to Cal Fire Battalion Chief Chris Christopherson.
Butts Fire In Napa County 85-Percent Contained After Weekend BattleFirefighters battling the Butts Canyon Fire in Napa County over the weekend have brought the blaze to 85 percent containment Sunday night, Cal Fire officials said.
Big Sur Wildfire Fully ContainedOfficials are optimistic that a wildfire in California's Big Sur region that has destroyed 14 homes and several other buildings will soon be put out.
Big Sur Wildfire Near Full Containment, At Least 20 Structures DestroyedOfficials are optimistic that a wildfire in California’s Big Sur region that has destroyed 14 homes and several other buildings will soon be put out.
Full Containment Of Big Sur Fire Expected By FridayA forest fire burning in Monterey County near Big Sur that has destroyed more than 20 homes and blackened nearly 770 acres should be fully contained by Friday night, a U.S. Forest Service spokesman said Wednesday.
Morgan Fire On Mount Diablo Caused By Target ShootingInvestigators with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection have determined the cause of the Morgan Fire on Mt. Diablo to be target shooting, although the investigation was ongoing.
Rim Fire Near Yosemite 80 Percent Contained, Evacuations LiftedEvacuation orders and advisories were lifted Tuesday for several Sierra Nevada communities once threatened by a raging wildfire in and around Yosemite National Park.
Lake County Fires Now 70 Percent ContainedThe “Walker” and “Wye” fires have burned 7,934 acres since they started around 4 p.m. Sunday. Full containment is expected by Monday.