2 Men Suspected Of Setting Massive Caldor Fire Under ArrestTwo men are under arrest, accused of starting the Caldor Fire earlier this year.
Fires, Drought, Supply Chain Issues May Mean Shortages At Bay Area Christmas Tree LotsSupply chain issues are already putting a crunch on finding the perfect holiday presents and now they could also mean a Christmas tree shortage at tree lots across the Bay Area.
Recent California Wildfires Torched Up To A Fifth Of All Giant Sequoia TreesLightning-sparked wildfires killed thousands of giant sequoias this year, leading to a staggering two-year death toll that accounts for up to nearly a fifth of Earth's largest trees, officials said Friday.
Thousands Of Giant Sequoias Burned In September WildfiresThousands of Giant Sequoias have been burned or suffered terminal damage during this fall's devastating wildfires which raged through several groves of the towering, ancient teams, officials announced Friday.
Professor Indicted Over Alleged 'Arson Spree' Near Dixie FireA professor was indicted by a federal grand jury Thursday in connection with setting several wildfires in Northern California over the summer.
Cal Fire Chief Thom Porter To Retire After 3 Massive Wildfire SeasonsThe chief of California’s forestry and wildland firefighting agency announced Monday that he will retire next month after shepherding the state through three historic wildfire seasons.
PG&E Reaches $125M Settlement Over Massive 2019 Kincade FirePacific Gas & Electric has reached a $125 million settlement agreement with California regulators over the destructive Kincade fire, which was ignited in 2019 by the utility's equipment in a remote area of Sonoma County.
Lightning-Caused Windy Fire Burned Hundreds Of Giant SequoiasThe lightning-caused Windy Fire burned into 11 giant sequoia groves, claiming hundreds of towering trees, before firefighters were finally able to get a handle on the raging wildfire, U.S. Forestry officials announced Tuesday.
Hedge Funds Earn $2 Billion By Dumping PG&E Stock As Fire Survivors Are Left Short-ChangedWhile fire survivors continue to await promised compensation from Pacific Gas & Electric Company, Wall Street hedge funds received a hefty payout.
UPDATE: Atmospheric River Drenches Northern California With Historic RainfallA cyclone off the Northwest coast aimed a potent atmospheric river into Northern California Sunday, dumping a stunning amount of rain in parts of the Bay Area over a 24-hour span, weather officials said.
Atmospheric River: Defiant Santa Cruz Mountain Residents Say They Will Ride Out The StormAuthorities have issued an evacuation order for hundreds of homes in and around the CZU Lightning Complex Fire burn scar area in the Santa Cruz Mountains, but many local residents say they will ignore the order and ride out the potent storm in their homes.