Power Shutoff Diary: In Darkened Dwellings, Calistoga Seniors Face Tough Choice – Stay or LeaveSome parts of the North Bay are still in the dark due to PG&E public safety power shutoffs and it has become a health and safety issue for one neighborhood in Calistoga
PSPS: Outages Leave 22,000 Bay Area PG&E Customers Without Electricity Amid Red-Flag Fire WarningMore than 22,000 Pacific Gas & Electric Co. customers in the Bay Area remained without electricity Thursday due to the Public Safety Power Shutoff, a measure taken to decrease the risk of wildfires.
Glass Fire: Returning Evacuees Relieved To See Calistoga Spared From FlamesCalistoga is still here, saved from the Glass Fire which burned all the way down to the Silverado Trail just outside town.
Glass Fire: 'No Forward Progress' On Northern Edge Of Blaze; Firefighters Aided By Change In Weather An intense effort by helicopter crews and firefighters over the last 24 hours has halted the advance of the massive Glass Fire toward Lake County as containment of the 67,200-acre blaze grew to 58%
Glass Fire Update: 16 Firefighters Evaluated For Possible Carbon Monoxide Exposure; Angwin Residents Allowed To Return HomeSeveral firefighters battling the Glass Fire were evaluated for possible exposure to carbon monoxide Tuesday with one requiring further hospitalization, Cal Fire officials said.
Glass Fire: Extreme Weather Conditions Dissipate; Relieved Calistoga Residents Return Home; 'So Grateful Our Town Was Saved' After a week of temperatures soaring into upper 90s and triple digits, firefighters battling the massive Glass Fire finally got relief Monday from the sweltering conditions as evacuated residents returned to their Calistoga homes abandoned as a wall of flames bore down on the wine county community last week.
Glass Fire Update: New Evacuation Orders Issued For Northern Napa CountyThe Glass Fire continued its march toward Lake County Sunday, triggering new evacuation orders for residents living in northern Napa County.
Glass Fire Update: Red Flag Fire Warning Conditions Return; 293 Homes, 272 Commercial Buildings Destroyed; Chance Of Rain Next Weekend An intense air war was waged on the north edge of the Glass Fire burn zone Saturday, allowing weary firefighters to extend containment of the massive blaze burning in Sonoma and Napa counties to 15 percent before red flag fire conditions settled in for the night.
Glass Fire Update: Burn Zone Tops 60,000 Acres; Intense Firefight Along Highway 29; At Least 220 Homes, 194 Commercial Structures DestroyedAn intense firefight evolved overnight along a stretch of Highway 29 north of Calistoga as the Glass Fire jumped the freeway and continued its advance into neighborhoods on the outskirts of town, burning at least one home and threatening dozens of others as the blaze expanded its path of destruction.
Glass Fire Update: Easing Weekend Temps to Help Crews Battling Glass Fire Along Highway 29The Glass Fire has not reached the main part of Calistoga as firefighters are doing everything they can to defend it and other towns along Highway 29 which runs through the heart of the Napa Valley wine country.
Glass Fire Update: Calistoga Homeowners On Edge As Glass Fire Continues To ThreatenIt was another day of watching, waiting, and hoping in the areas around Calistoga Thursday as the Glass Fire continued to threaten homes from multiple directions.
Glass Fire: Worries Rise Around Calistoga, Angwin As Winds Pick Up; Red Flag Warning Set To Take EffectFirefighters battling the Glass Fire are preparing for the worst as winds already started to pick up in the North Bay mountains late Wednesday night.
Glass Fire Update: New Evacuations Ordered, Weary Crews Face Another Red Flag Warning; Firefighters Survive Close CallThe Glass Fire roared through the steep, rugged canyons near Angwin early Wednesday while an army of weary firefighters, on the brink of exhaustion from nearly two months of intense firefights in Northern California, battled to keep the blaze from spilling over Highway 29.
Glass Fire Update: Some Evacuees Return To Find Some Homes Still Standing In Santa RosaWhether they were technically allowed to or not, this was the day many people returned home on the eastern edge of Santa Rosa.
Glass Fire Update: Cal Fire Expands Evacuation Order For Area West Of State Routes 29 And 128 In Napa CountyCal Fire on Tuesday night issued an immediate evacuation order in Napa County for all areas west of State Routes 29 and 128 (Foothill Boulevard) to the county line, between Diamond Mountain Road and Petrified Forest Road.