Small Brush Fire Forces About 100 Homes to Evacuate in VacavilleA small brush fire that forced the evacuation of approximately 100 homes late Saturday afternoon has been contained, according to Vacaville fire officials.
Teens Admit to Starting Friday Afternoon 4-Alarm Fire on San Bruno Mountain in South San FranciscoA four-alarm vegetation fire that burned near homes along the base on San Bruno Mountain Friday afternoon was contained after a tense battle. Two teenagers reportedly admitted to police that they were responsible.
Glass Fire: Wildfires Have Some Angwin Townsfolk Wanting To Leave Wine CountryThe town of Angwin is situated in the forests of northern Napa County. The 3,000 residents here have been evacuated so many times that some are beginning to question if they should be living here at all.
Glass Fire: Some Evacuation Orders Downgraded To Warnings In Santa Rosa, Sonoma CountyOfficials in Sonoma County downgraded some evacuation orders connected to the Glass Fire into evacuation warnings on Friday, allowing some residents to return.
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: 'Fire Fatigue' Is A Real Thing For People Living Under Constant Threat Of EvacuationsFor all the talk of Sonoma Strong, Wine Country Strong, residents here say the fatigue of the fires is real.
Shady Fire Update: 'Nothing Short Of A Miracle;' No Overnight Evacuations; Blaze Advances In Area Unburned In Massive 2017 Tubbs FireThe destructive advance of the Shady Fire -- a wildfire included in the Glass Fire Complex -- slowed Tuesday morning but not before its massive cloud of hot, wind-whipped embers had left behind a random path of burned homes and vegetation in the Skyhawk and Oakmont neighborhoods.
Glass Fire Update: Anxious Calistoga Evacuees Wonder If Homes Will Still Be StandingA mandatory evacuation order was in place with the fear the flames could reach the Calistoga by Monday night. “The scariest part of it is not knowing,” said one resident, hoping his home will still be there in morning.
Shady Fire Update: Deputies Rescue Trapped Residents; Massive Ember Cloud Ignites Oakmont Home Fires As Thousands FleeSanta Rosa city buses raced into the Oakmont Village retirement community early Monday, frantically loading up elderly residents for a dash to safety as a flames and a massive cloud of embers from the Shady Fire advanced into Sonoma County and consumed homes in the Sky Hawk and Oakmont neighborhoods.
Forward Spread Of Fire In Belmont's San Juan Canyon Stopped; Evacuation Order LiftedCrews have contained a four-alarm vegetation fire broke out in the Belmont hills on Monday afternoon, threatening several homes and the evacuation order has been lifted.
River Fire, Carmel Fire Evacuees In Monterey County Get OK To Return HomeMonterey County residents affected by the River and Carmel fires can return home as fire evacuation and warning zones reopened on Thursday.
Monterey County Crews Increase Containment On River, Carmel, Dolan FiresFire officials in Monterey County finally had good news to report Tuesday morning as containment on the River, Carmel and Dolan Fires continued to increase.
SPCA Moves More Than 500 Animals Rescued From Wildfires To Monterey Co. FairgroundsMore than 500 animals rescued from evacuated homes were moved from the SPCA's shelter to the Monterey County Fairgrounds as a precaution. The animals include dogs, cats, horses, goats, tortoises, peacocks, chickens, fish and others.
SCU Lightning Complex: East San Jose Residents Dubious of Evacuation OrdersThe massive wildfire burning in the east foothills above San Jose and Morgan Hill triggered a large evacuation earlier this week as well as questions from neighbors about being displaced by a blaze miles from their home.
Fairfield Evacuation Orders Lifted, But Residents Remain AlertThe past 48 hours have been a roller coaster for many Fairfield residents who were evacuated because of the fast-approaching Hennessey Fire and have since been able to return home.