A two-alarm fire at a Walnut Creek retirement community on Tuesday night left at least four people displaced from their homes and two apartments badly damaged.
A transient was arrested Monday for allegedly starting a small fire that burned forest land in Big Sur in March.
Utility crews have stopped the leak of a 4-inch natural gas main in Campbell Monday morning that had prompted police to evacuate hundreds of residents near a construction project, a police captain said.
A wildfire burning for almost two weeks in Mendocino County is still just 35 percent contained.
Firefighters are working to put out nine wildfires that were sparked by lightning in the northeastern corner of California as a stubborn blaze to the west in Mendocino County continues to challenge crews.
A four-alarm fire at old military barracks on Mare Island in Vallejo Sunday night is under control, a fire official said.
A house fire in Daly City displaced 10 residents Sunday afternoon, according to the North County Fire Authority.
Dangerous ‘Fire Challenge’ Game Trends Among Teens On Social Media; South Bay Fire Officials Issue Warning
Santa Clara County health officials Friday warned of the dangers of a national trend called “The Fire Challenge” where teens voluntarily light themselves on fire and post videos of it on Facebook and other social media.
A fire at a detached garage behind a home in San Jose has been extinguished Thursday morning after sending one person to a hospital.
A rural Northern California town that was under threat from a wildfire is in the clear for now.