Millions Of Dead Trees Could Fuel California Wildfires This SeasonU.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Tuesday that a five-year drought has left 40 million dead and fire-prone trees in California.
Wildflowers Return To Lake County Following Devastating WildfiresLast year's fire burned more than 75,000 acres in Lake County but now wildfires are pushing through.
California Backs Off Easing Standard For Inmate FirefightersCalifornia's new corrections chief is backing off a plan to lower standards for inmate firefighters.
Residents Face Long Road To Recovery After Devastating Valley FireMonths after the Valley Fire killed 4 and wiped out 1,300 homes in Lake County, residents face personal and logistical hurdles that put full recovery years away.
13th Largest Wildfire In Modern California History Fully Contained A wildfire that burned for more than three months, becoming one of the largest blazes in state history, is finally contained.
Some Evacuees Return To Homes Looted In Middletown WildfireMore than a dozen homeowners who evacuated during a devastating California wildfire say their homes were burglarized in their absence.
Efforts To Fight Wildfires In California May Be Making Future Fires WorseThe effort to fight wildfires in California may be making future wildfires even worse, according to a new report.
Tassajara Wildfire In Monterey County Nearly Contained With 1,000 Acres BurnedThe Tassajara Fire in Monterey County has burned 1,086 acres and is 98 percent contained, according to information released by Cal Fire Sunday morning.
President Obama Issues Disaster Declaration For Valley Fire ZonePresident Barack Obama declared a major disaster Tuesday in a Northern California wildfire that has destroyed at least 1,200 homes and killed at least three people.
Tassajara Fire In Monterey County Burns Nearly 1,100 Acres, 30% ContainedThe Tessajara Fire burning in Monterey County has killed one person and destroyed 10 homes. The blaze was 30 percent contained Monday morning according to Cal Fire.
State Health Department Warns Of Hazards From Ashes Of Buildings Burned In WildfiresDisplaced residents of Lake and Monterey counties who are returning to areas burned by recent wildfires should be cautious about cleaning up ash left behind by the blaze, according to the California Department of Public Health.
Tassajara Fire Burning In Monterey County Turns Deadly, 10 Homes DestroyedThe Monterey County Sheriff’s Office has rescheduled Sunday’s plans to allow evacuees to check on their homes threatened by the 1,200-acre Tassajara Fire near unincorporated Jamesburg, sheriff’s officials said.