CZU Lightning Complex Fires: Mandatory Evacuations For UC Santa Cruz, San Mateo County CommunitiesOfficials in San Mateo County upgraded existing evacuation warnings for the CZU Lightning Complex fires to mandatory orders Thursday evening, instructing residents in Pescadero, San Gregorio, La Honda and other areas to leave immediately.
CZU Lightning Complex Fires: New Evacuations In Santa Cruz County; Thousands Flee, 25K Acres BurnedHundreds of residents clogged the roadways heading out of Boulder Creek late Tuesday night and overnight, forced from their homes by an advancing wildfire, one five large blazes raging out of control in San Mateo and Santa Cruz counties.
Missing Boulder Creek Woman Found Dead; Apparent Hit-And-Run VictimCalifornia Highway Patrol officers have discovered the body of a missing Boulder Creek woman amid the underbrush along a Santa Cruz Mountain roadway.
VIDEO: Two-Alarm Fire Engulfs Boulder Creek Home In Santa Cruz Mts. A two-alarm fire engulfed a home in the Santa Cruz Mountain town of Boulder Creek early Thursday, but was halted by firefighters from spending to the surrounding woods.
Evacuation Orders Lifted For Bear Fire In Santa Cruz MountainsCal Fire officials announced Friday afternoon that a wildfire burning in the Santa Cruz Mountains is at 50 percent containment, leading fire officials to lift evacuation orders.
Boulder Creek Man Describes Close Encounter With Mountain LionsA Santa Cruz Mountains resident recently managed to capture an incredible close encounter with two mountain lions playing outside his bedroom window.
Suspect Arrested For Starting Bear Creek Fire In Santa Cruz MountainsA 54-year-old man, who had been arrested for looting an evacuated home, was charged Friday for intentionally starting the Bear Creek Fire that injured 13 firefighters.
Bear Fire In Santa Cruz Mountains 100 Percent ContainedFirefighters will shift to patrol status for the next few days to monitor the vegetation fire that burned 391 acres.
Evacuations Lifted For Bear Fire In Santa Cruz MountainsAll evacuation orders for the Bear Fire in unincorporated Santa Cruz County have been lifted Monday morning, according to Cal Fire officials.
Known 'Chop Shop' May Be Start Point For Bear FireNew clues were surfacing Friday about the possible cause of the Bear Fire that has been burning in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Couple Shot At After Stumbling Upon Marijuana Grow In Bear Fire ZoneThree men were arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, conspiracy and exhibiting a firearm in a closed disaster area of the Bear Fire.