Firefighter Injured In Brush Fire Near MartinezA five-acre brush fire injured a firefighter and prompted a major response near Martinez Sunday afternoon, according to the Contra Costa Fire District.
Firefighters Put Out Fire In Stanford's Basketball ArenaFirefighters quickly put out a small fire in Stanford University’s basketball arena Monday afternoon, a university spokesman said.
Good Samaritans Rescue Double Amputee, Another Victim From Burning Vallejo HomeGood Samaritans sprang into action in Vallejo Thursday night when two people became trapped in a house fire.
Man Who Allegedly Attacked Firefighter Near Wildfire ArrestedMonterey County sheriff's deputies arrested a man Monday evening near Jamesburg, after he attacked a firefighter in a disaster area near the Tassajara wildfire.
Over 1,000 Homes Destroyed In Valley Fire Now 70 Percent ContainedCrews made gains overnight on one of the worst wildfires in California history, mopping up hot spots and strengthening control lines.
Valley Fire 69 Percent Contained As Firefighters Gain Ground; 888 Homes BurnedA wildfire that has killed three, injured four firefighters and destroyed at least 888 single dwellings in Lake, Napa and Sonoma counties is 69 percent contained Sunday evening, Cal Fire officials said.
Lake County Man, Pregnant Wife Survive Being Trapped By Flames Of Valley FireWhen the Valley Fire ripped through Middletown Saturday night, Cody Smith and his family came terrifyingly close to the fire. They were trapped on their own property, surrounded by a wall of flames.
1 Year After Devastating Wildfire, Town Of Weed Shows Rebuilding Is PossibleResidents in the devastated town of Middletown may be wondering how they can ever rebuild, but a year after the town of Weed lost about a third of its housing to a wildfire, residents there are showing that it’s possible to rebuild a community.
Several Looting Arrests Made In Lake County Following Valley Fire DevastationAuthorities in Lake County have made several arrests for looting in the wake of the devastating Valley Fire.
Arson Fire Threatened 2 Apartment Complexes In ConcordPolice are investigating an arson fire that occurred early Tuesday morning inside the parking lot of a Concord apartment complex.
Geothermal, Solar Power Facilities May Have Been Damaged In 62,000 Acre Valley FireAlameda Municipal Power reported Monday that geothermal and solar power facilities near Middletown may have been damaged in the 62,000-acre Valley Fire, currently burning through Lake, Napa, and Sonoma counties.
Photos Show Valley Fire Damage To Clothing-Optional Resort Harbin Hot SpringsThe ferocious Valley Fire reportedly torched the famed Harbin Hot Springs, a clothing-optional retreat center offering yoga and massage workshops in Middletown.