Mountain Fire Burning In Shasta County 50 Percent ContainedAuthorities have partially surrounded a Northern California wildfire that burned three homes and prompted evacuation orders for thousands of people.
California Insurers Drop Thousands Of Policies In High-Fire Risk AreasNew California data shows insurance companies declined to renew nearly 350,000 home insurance policies in areas at high risk for wildfire since the state began collecting data in 2015.
PG&E Monitor: Inspectors Missing Potentially Hazardous Trees Near Power LinesA court-appointed monitor told a federal judge in San Francisco Wednesday that PG&E Co.'s tree inspectors are missing some trees that may be at risk of causing fires by falling on electric lines.
Marin Officials Voice Support For Parcel Tax Aimed At Wildfire PreventionGovernment and fire officials in Marin County will soon be asking residents to support a new county-wide parcel tax for wildfire prevention, and early polling shows it may be an easy sell.
Moose Fire In Mendocino County Grows To 225 AcresThe Moose Fire burning in Mendocino County has scorched more than 200 acres as of early Tuesday morning and evacuations remain in effect.
Victims Of 2017-18 Northern California Wildfires Can File Claims With PG&EPeople affected by wildfires in Northern California in 2017 and 2018 can file claims for housing assistance and other immediate needs with Pacific Gas & Electric Co.
Deadly Camp Fire Claims It's Final Victim; Death Toll Now 86A man who had been hospitalized since the deadliest wildfire in California history incinerated a town in November has died, raising the number of people killed to 86.
Weather Pattern Foreshadows 'Very Active' Northern California Fire SeasonAfter some relatively quiet summer months Northern California is creeping into August, and several months that could bring very warm weather on top of a significant fuel load for potential wildfires.
Marsh Complex Fire In Contra Costa County 85% ContainedThe Marsh Complex fire near Brentwood is 85 percent contained at 757 acres as of Monday morning and Marsh Creek Road has reopened for commuter traffic.
Crews Battling Contra Costa County Brush Fires Gain Ground; 85 Percent ContainedThe Marsh Complex fire, first reported early Saturday morning northeast of Mount Diablo in unincorporated Contra Costa County, was at 85 percent containment Sunday night.
PG&E Disputes Report Linking Delayed Repairs To Camp FirePG&E Co. told a federal judge in San Francisco on Wednesday that it denies a Wall Street Journal article's implication that it knowingly delayed repairing the transmission line maintenance problem that caused last year's deadly Camp Fire.
Insurers Offer Competing Plan To Rescue PG&E From BankruptcyInsurance companies contending that Pacific Gas & Electric owes them more than $20 billion from wildfire claims want to take over the California utility and pull it out of bankruptcy.
Early Morning Brush Fire On I-580 Near Altamont Pass ContainedFire crews have contained a small grass that started in the center divide of Interstate Highway 580 in unincorporated Alameda County early Monday morning.
California Lawmakers OK Multi-Billion Dollar Wildfire BillCalifornia lawmakers have approved a sprawling bill meant to shore up the state's major electric utilities in the face of another wildfire season.
PG&E Ordered To Respond To Damning Report Alleging Willful Failure To Fix Transmission LinesA federal judge in San Francisco on Wednesday ordered PG&E Co. to respond “paragraph by paragraph” to a Wall Street Journal article that alleges the utility knew for years that parts of its aging transmission lines could fail and spark fires, but failed to fix them.