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View from Mount Tamalpais (credit: parks.ca.gov)

Warm Forecast Forces Red Flag Warning For North Bay Hills This Weekend

Strong winds and low humidity are expected for the later part of the weekend and warm weather builds back in, raising fire dangers in the North Bay.

10/10/2014

The remains of a home burned to the ground in the Dog Rock Fire in Placer County. (CBS)

Yosemite Officials Say Sparks From Vehicle Started Wildfire That Killed Pilot; 5 Homes Destroyed

Yosemite park officials say sparks from a vehicle caused the wildfire that led to a former U.S. Navy pilot’s death.

10/09/2014

Fire damaged homes at Habitat for Humanity construction site in San Francisco.

Construction Resumes at SF Habitat For Humanity Site Damaged By Fire

After a week and a half delay, volunteer crews are back on the job at a Habitat for Humanity housing project damaged during construction by a 3-alarm fire.

10/09/2014

The remains of a home near Applegate burned by one of several grass fires, October 8, 2014. (CBS)

Placer County Grass Fires Force Highway Closure, Evacuations; At Least 1 Home Burned

Firefighters battled five grass fires that grew to more than 100 acres and forced the closure of eastbound Interstate 80 and home evacuations Wednesday near the unincorporated community of Applegate in Placer County.

10/08/2014

The Tesoro Refinery in Martinez (CBS)

Source Of Mysterious Rumbling In Concord-Clayton Area Discovered

The source of a mysterious rumbling in the Concord-Clayton area that had been keeping residents awake at night has been confirmed.

10/08/2014

An air tanker crashed while fighting a fire in Yosemite. (Source: KCRA)

Air Tanker Crashes While Fighting Fire In Yosemite Near Arch Rock Entrance, Pilot Killed

An air tanker crashed while fighting a wildfire at Yosemite National Park on Tuesday afternoon, killing the pilot on board, according to Cal Fire.

10/07/2014

The fire scene at 2055 Delbarr ct. (SJFD)

Video Captures San Jose Man Rushing Into Condo Inferno To Save Dog

Firefighters responded to the townhouse residences on Delbarr Court around 10 p.m. Friday after fire broke out in the carport area of one of the units.

10/07/2014

(Walnut Creek Police Department)

Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Arson After Fire Set At Walnut Creek Strip Mall

Police and fire officials are investigating a Sunday night suspicious fire that broke out at a Walnut Creek strip mall.

10/06/2014

(CBS)

Fire Injures 3, Destroys Mobile Homes In King City

Deputies Sunday morning helped evacuate several people from a fire that injured 3 people and damaged several mobile homes and a business in King City.

10/05/2014

San Jose firefighters (Craig Rose/San Jose Fire Dept.)

San Jose Firefighters Battle 2 Simultaneous Friday-Night Blazes

The San Jose Fire Department responded simultaneously to a fire at a grocery store and another at a home late Friday night.

10/04/2014

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