Mill Valley Man's Tree Cutting Attempt Goes Wrong, Neighbors EvacuatedA Mill Valley man’s attempt to cut down a tree went horribly wrong Tuesday, prompting the evacuation of some of his neighbors.
Firefighter Injured, Home Destroyed By Tuolumne County WildfireFire officials say a firefighter was injured and a home and two outbuildings were destroyed by wildfire in Northern California's Tuolumne County that also prompted evacuations.
Mandatory Evacuation Order Lifted As Lake County 'Elk Fire' Consumes 450 AcresMandatory evacuations were lifted for residents near a wildfire burning in Lake County that has consumed 450 acres Wednesday night, according to Cal Fire.
Jerusalem Fire Grows To 32 Square Miles, At Least 150 EvacuatedErratic winds fanned the Jerusalem Fire burning through rugged hills in Lake County on Wednesday, pushing the flames across two counties and chasing at least 150 people from their homes.
'One Big Monster': Cooler Temperatures Bring Little Relief To Rocky FireThousands of firefighters battling the Rocky Fire were aided by cooler temperatures and higher humidity.
Homes Looted After Residents Evacuate Willow Fire Near FresnoSome homeowners were hit with a nasty surprise when returning to the homes they were forced to evacuate due to the Willow Fire when they found their homes had been looted.
White House Keeping Close Eye On Lower Lake As Rocky Fire Chews Through 65,000 AcresPresident Barack Obama is asking his aides to stay in close touch with California's governor and other local officials as firefighters tackle the Rocky Fire.
Wragg Fire Contained After Jumping Line; Mandatory Evacuations Still In PlaceThe Wragg Fire in Wildhorse Canyon near Napa Valley has now charred more than 11 square miles after it jumped a containment line in rugged, steeped terrain that was baking in triple digit temperatures.
Wragg Fire Reignites, Prompts New Mandatory Evacuations & Road ClosuresThere has been a flare-up of the Wragg Fire in Solano County that has prompted new mandatory evacuations and road closures Tuesday afternoon, a Cal Fire spokeswoman said.
Wildfire Forces Closure Of Highway Linking Sacramento To Lake Tahoe; Evacuations UnderwayA wildfire has led to the closure of a major highway between Sacramento and Reno, Nevada, and brought a handful of mandatory evacuations.
Watch One Of Mexico’s Most Dangerous Volcanos Erupt, Spew Ash, Cinders Via WebcamBay Area armchair geologists can watch Mexico’s most dangerous volcano from the safety of their homes via webcam. Colima Volcano has been producing “explosions, glowing avalanches and pyroclastic flows.”
Hikers Brought To Safety As Growing Antioch Area Wildfire BurnsTwo hikers were brought to safety as a growing wildfire in Contra Costa County burned out of control Wednesday.