UPDATE: Wildfires Prompt New Evacuation Orders In Rural West Sonoma CountyA wildfire evacuation order was issued for western Sonoma County Tuesday afternoon for a growing fire in a rural area in the hills between Healdsburg and Stewarts Points, according to county officials.
Family on Slopes of Mount Diablo Sees Lightning Spark Blaze Near Their HomeSunday's surprising thunderstorm lit up the foothills beneath Mount Diablo in Contra Costa County and with it came the fires. One family had a front-row seat -- close enough to hear and feel the lightning.
Cal Fire Crews Battle Blaze Burning West of Morgan HillCal Fire and other agencies on Sunday evening were battling a vegetation fire west of Morgan Hill that, at 6:30 p.m., had burned about 15 acres.
Crews Tackle 7-Acre Brush Fire Burning Southeast of SonomaForward progress of a 7-acre vegetation fire in Sonoma County has been stopped and crews are staying at the scene to put in a containment line Saturday afternoon.
Firefighters Stop Forward Progress Of Brush Fire Burning In Morgan HillFirefighters in the South Bay have stopped the forward progress of a brush fire burning in Morgan Hill Friday afternoon, according to Calfire authorities.
Fire Crews Respond To Brush Fire On Calaveras Road In SunolFire crews are at the scene of a brush fire burning on Calaveras Road in the area of Sunol Thursday afternoon that has burned approximately 57 acres, according to authorities.
Highway 152 Lanes Reopen At Pacheco Pass Following Big Rig Crash, Brush FireLanes were opened up along state Highway 152 at the Pacheco Pass Monday afternoon after a brush fire caused by a big rig crash closed the highway in both directions in the morning.
San Jose Fire Crews Stop Forward Progress Of Brush Fire Near Alum Rock ParkFire crews in San Jose have stopped the forward progress of a brush fire burning in the area of Alum Rock Park Tuesday afternoon, according to authorities.
75-Acre Holland Fire Near Knightsen 90-95% Contained; Evacuation Order LiftedThe Holland Fire burning east of Oakley in unincorporated Contra Costa County was 65 percent contained Monday evening and evacuations were lifted, according to East Bay fire officials.
2-Alarm Martinez Brush Fire Contained After Threatening StructuresA vegetation fire that started shortly before 1 p.m. Sunday at Vista Oaks and Douglas drives in Martinez has been contained, the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District said.
Grass Fire That Burned Near Rodeo Tank Farm Along I-80 50% ContainedCal Fire and Contra Costa Fire units have reached 50 percent containment on a grass fire that burned close to a Rodeo tank farm Monday afternoon east of I-80, according to fire officials.