Smoke Advisory Issued In Contra Costa Co. As Grizzly Island Grass Fire Burns 1,000 AcresSmoke from a large vegetation fire in Solano County has prompted a smoke advisory to be issued in Contra Costa County, officials said Sunday.
Highway 24 Fire Destroys Lafayette Tennis Club; Evacuation Orders LiftedEvacuations orders issued in Lafayette on both sides of state Highway 24 in response to a fast-moving wildfire were lifted Sunday evening, according to city officials.
Firefighters Contain 2-Alarm Garage Fire In San AnselmoMultiple agencies have contained a two-alarm fire to a single structure in San Anselmo Wednesday afternoon, according to authorities.
No Unusually High Levels Of Toxins Detected After NuStar FireContra Costa County health officers who took air samples at the scene of last week's industrial fire at the NuStar Energy facility in Crockett say there were no unusually high levels of toxic substances detected.
County Officials: Fire Suppression System Was Not Activated During NuStar FireA closed gate and a fire suppression system that wasn't activated may have hampered efforts to extinguish Tuesday's massive fire at the NuStar Energy tank farm in Crockett, according to Contra Costa County officials.
Grass Fire Sparked By Burning Vehicle On Vasco Road ContainedFire crews have contained a grass fire sparked after a vehicle that was ablaze pulled over on the shoulder of southbound Vasco Road early Thursday morning.
ATF Agents Join Investigation Of Storage Tank Fireball; Search Warrant Served On NuStarFederal agents joined the investigation Wednesday in a search for the cause of a massive explosion and fireball that erupted at an East Bay storage tank farm.
Fire Crews Gain Upper Hand On San Bruno Mountain Brush FireFire crews are fighting a three-alarm brush fire burning on San Bruno Mountain in the area of Brisbane late Thursday morning, triggering a voluntary evacuation in the area.
Crews Contain Homeless Encampment Fire In OaklandOakland firefighters contained a fire at a homeless encampment Tuesday afternoon, fire officials said.
Oakland Apartment Construction Site Arsonist Gets 5 Years In PrisonA man convicted of arson in a fire at a construction site in Oakland has been sentenced to five years in prison.
Grass Fire Burns Over 500 Acres In American Canyon Hills; 30% ContainedA grass fire burning in the hills west of Interstate 80 in American Canyon was threatening structures and closed down American Canyon Road on Sunday evening.