Soberanes Fire 60-Percent Contained As High Temps, Low Humidity Hinder BattleFirefighters working the 91,453-acre Soberanes Fire in Monterey County say the blaze did not spread significantly Saturday, despite high temperatures and low humidity that are expected to persist Sunday.
Swirling ‘Ash Devil’ Spotted In Northern California WildfireA weather spotter observing wildfire in extreme Northern California witnessed a swirling “ash devil” that resulted from unstable conditions in the area.
Wildfire Near Hearst Castle Scorches 68 Square MilesAuthorities say more than 1,800 homes are threatened by a destructive wildfire that continues to grow on California's central coast.
Wildfire Started By Bicycle Pedal Striking Rock In Eastern Sierra NevadaFire investigators have concluded that a small wildfire in the Eastern Sierra Nevada was sparked by a bicycle pedal striking a rock.
Chimney Fire Smoke Threatening Hearst Castle Art CollectionA wildfire continued to rage on the California Central Coast Monday with dense smoke from the blaze posing a threat to the art collection housed at the iconic Hearst Castle.
Evacuation Orders Lifted For Thousands Of SoCal ResidentsFive days after an explosive wildfire in Southern California sent thousands fleeing for their lives, authorities lifted all evacuation orders on Sunday to allow residents to return home.
Wildfire Near San Luis Obispo Threatens Hearst CastleA wind-driven wildfire in central California led to more evacuations and the closure of the Hearst Castle on Saturday.
Cal Fire: Soberanes Fire Not Fully Contained Till End Of SeptemberThe Soberanes Fire has scorched 81,396 acres since it was started on the morning of July 22 by an illegal campfire left abandoned at Garrapata State Park.
Smoke From Soberanes Fire Blankets Bay AreaThe smell of smoke wafted over San Francisco Friday as haze from the massive Soberanes Fire near Big Sur blanketed the Bay Area, triggering a Share the Air alert.
At Least 96 Homes Destroyed In Socal WildfireLisa Gregory has kept a close eye on the weather since fleeing her home. She doesn't know when she can return or whether her house was still standing.
With Evidence Burned, Clayton Fire Arson Suspect Could Be Difficult To ProsecuteDressed in a green and white striped prison jumpsuit, a former jailhouse firefighter accused of setting the massive Clayton Fire was ordered held on $5 million bail Wednesday.
82K People Evacuated From SoCal Wildfire Burning Near San BernardinoA fire official says more than 82,000 people have been told to evacuate from mountain communities threatened by a powerful wildfire in Southern California.