Crews Battle 2-Acre Brush Fire At Homeless Encampment In OaklandFirefighters were investigating a brush fire at a homeless encampment, in West Oakland.
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.
'She Loved Him Fiercely' – Autism Advocate Feda Almaliti Dies While Trying To Save Son In Fremont House FireLongtime autism rights activist Feda Almaliti, 43, who fought "boldly and fiercely" for treatment for her autistic son Muhammed, died after she ran back into their burning home to try and rescue him Saturday morning.
Two Dead, Two Injured In Early Morning Fremont House FireA house fire that occurred early Saturday morning in Fremont's Sundale neighborhood claimed two lives, according to the Alameda County Coroner's Office.
Firefighters Quickly Contain Heavy Timber Fire In Santa Cruz MountainsA wildfire that broke out in heavy timber Wednesday afternoon near the unincorporated community of Zayante in Santa Cruz County was contained after burning a quarter of an acre.
Solo Vehicle Crash Sparks Brush Fire On Highway 116 In Sonoma CountyA portion of Highway 116 east of Petaluma in Sonoma County is closed Tuesday evening following a solo-vehicle crash and brush fire, officials said.
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.
One Injured In Overnight San Leandro RV FireAlameda County Fire officials on Wednesday said one person suffered "significant burn injuries" in an RV fire in San Leandro Tuesday night.
Update: Fire Crews Battle 5-Alarm Blaze in Oakland’s ChinatownFirefighters battled a smoky, four-alarm fire burning among the restaurants and markets in a densely-populated neighborhood in Oakland's Chinatown district Wednesday morning.
Massive August Complex: Fire Threatening Northern California ‘Emerald Triangle’ Marijuana Growing AreaThe massive August Complex Fire -- the largest wildfire outbreak in state history at 794,801 acres and still growing Tuesday -- has advanced toward Northern California's 'Emerald Triangle' of legal and illegal marijuana grows.
Police Arrest 55-Year Old Transient Man Suspected In String Of Arson Fires In NovatoPolice in Novato have arrested a man suspected of setting a string of fires, after officers allegedly spotted him starting a fire near the Novato creek area, on Monday