Out-Of-Control Wildfires Near Big Sur, Santa Clarita Threaten Thousands Of HomesWildfires burned out of control Saturday in mountains north of Los Angeles and near Big Sur on California's scenic Central Coast, posing a threat to 2,000 homes and a sanctuary for exotic animals.
Cooler Weather Helps Crews Gain Ground On California WildfiresAuthorities say cooler temperatures overnight helped firefighters battling several wildfires in Northern and central California.
Kern County Wildfire Burns 150 Homes; 1,100 Firefighters Battle Deadly BlazeCrews are busy counting the homes incinerated by a fire raging through rural communities around Lake Isabella in Kern County.
Elderly Couple Dead, 80 Homes Burn As Wildfire Roars Through Kern CountyA vast and voracious wildfire that has burned at least 80 homes in central California killed an elderly couple as they tried to flee, authorities said.
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.

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