Lightning-Sparked Wildfire Burns 50 Acres In WoodsideCal Fire says a wildfire that was ignited by a lightning strike in a heavily wooded area in Woodside had spread to 50 acres on Tuesday.
Billions of Dead Trees Force Western Fire Crews to Shift TacticsAbout 6.3 billion dead trees are still standing in 11 Western states, up from 5.8 billion five years ago
Crews Set Containment Lines To Protect Gilroy Homes From Ballybunion FireA fire raging in west Gilroy was 10 percent contained Monday evening as fire crews established containment lines to protect homes and structures.
L.A. Wildfire Surges Amid Scorching HeatSmoke filled the sky and ash rained down across Los Angeles Sunday from a destructive wildfire that the mayor said was the largest in city history.
Governor Brown Declares State Of Emergency For Ponderosa FireCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday declared a state of emergency for the wildfire burning in Butte County as scorching temperatures complicate firefighters' efforts to extinguish blazes.
Smoke From NorCal Fires Settles Over Sizzling Bay AreaA number of Bay Area communities are seeing smoky conditions as a result of large fires in Northern California, and air quality conditions have reached unhealthy levels in some areas.
Ponderosa Fire Destroys 10 Homes; Damages 5 OthersA wildfire raging out of control 16 miles east of Oroville has grown to 2,500 acres, burned at least 10 structures including homes and forced evacuations in the community of Feather Falls
Ponderosa Fire In Butte County Grows To 600 AcresA wildfire burning out of control about 16 miles east of Oroville has forced some evacuations Tuesday evening.
South Fork Fire Forces Evacuation of Wawona in Yosemite National ParkAuthorities have issued an evacuation order for the small town of Wawona as a week-old fire in Yosemite National Park grows.
Wildfire Nears Small Community In Yosemite National ParkRangers at Yosemite National Park have alerted a small community to a wildfire that crews are struggling to contain from the air and ground.
Wildfire Near UC Riverside Prompts EvacuationsFirefighters are battling a wildfire near the University of California, Riverside that came dangerously close to homes, prompting an evacuation order.
Lake Sonoma Campground Evacuated As Early-Morning Fire Burns 3 AcresThe fire affected the Liberty Glen campsite. It raged over 2.7 acres and was extinguished in about 3 hours.