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Lake County

Missing. (CBS)

Man Lost In Lake County Wilderness Found, Survived On Pine Nuts

The family of a Sacramento-area man who was lost in the wilderness for more than a week says he survived on runoff and pine nuts.

04/23/2013

Aaron Joseph Welch (Lake County Sheriff's Office)

Santa Rosa Police Warn Of White Supremacist Gang

North Bay law enforcement agencies are becoming increasingly concerned about a white supremacist gang which appears to be growing both in terms of size and territory, according to the Santa Rosa Police Department.

04/15/2013

12-year-old Jenica Fredrick was last seen on the morning of March 21, 2013 in the town of Cobb. She is described as 4'9" tall, 116 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing a green plaid jacket with a pink backpack. (Lake County Sheriff)

North Bay Rescue Teams Join Search For Missing Lake County Girl

Bay Area law enforcement agencies are assisting in a search for a 12-year-old Lake County girl who has not been seen since Thursday morning, according to sheriff’s officials.

03/22/2013

The 29 Fire burns hundreds of acres in Lake County. (CNN)

1 Home Destroyed, Evacuation Order Lifted In Lake County Fire

Fire officials say evacuation orders have been lifted, but one home has been destroyed by a fire burning in Lake County.

10/20/2012

The 29 Fire burns hundreds of acres in Lake County. (CNN)

Lake County Wildfire Prompts Evacuations

A 300+ acre wildfire burning Thursday off Highway 29 south of Lower Lake prompted evacuations for the Mercy Spring and Twin Lakes subdivisions, where authorities estimated at least 60 homes were threatened.

10/18/2012

Flames seen from above the Wye wildfire in Lake County. (CBS)

Lake County Fires Now 70 Percent Contained

The “Walker” and “Wye” fires have burned 7,934 acres since they started around 4 p.m. Sunday. Full containment is expected by Monday.

08/15/2012

Flames seen from above the Wye wildfire in Lake County. (CBS)

Crews Make Progress In Lake County Fires Amid Triple Digit Heat

Hundreds of evacuees have been allowed to return home as crews are continuing to make progress against a Lake County wildfire that has now grown to about 5 square miles.

08/14/2012

An aerial view of flames from one of two wildfires in Lake County, August 13, 2012. (CBS)

Evacuation Order Lifted As Firefighters Battle Lake County Blazes

Firefighters from across the Bay Area and California are in Lake County on Monday, where two separate grass fires continue to burn thousands of acres and threaten hundreds of homes, Cal Fire officials said.

08/13/2012

Wesley Shermantine is an inmate on California’s death row. Shermantine and his friend Loren Herzog were dubbed the “Speed Freak Killers” for a murder spree in the 1980s and 90s. (CBS)

‘Speed Freak Killer’ Claims 14 Bodies Hidden In Lake County

Convicted serial killer Wesley Shermantine has claimed the remains of 14 murder victims are hidden in the Cow Mountain Recreation Area of Lake, and Mendocino Counties.

07/25/2012

California Earthquake

Small Quakes Shake Lake County

Two small earthquakes jolted a remote area of Northern California on Sunday, startling residents in Lake County.

07/08/2012

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