Flame-Extinguishing Product Not Gaining Traction In CaliforniaA Dutch company has come up with a way to potentially extinguish wildfires in record time. It's environmentally friendly, too, but the promising product is proving to be a tough sell in the U.S.
Contractor Dies In Accident At Scene Of Ranch FireA contractor doing repair work at the scene of the largest wildfire in California's recorded history has died in a vehicle accident.
Firefighter Dies Battling Ranch Fire In Lake CountyOfficials with Cal Fire confirmed Monday evening that a firefighter has died from injuries sustained while fighting the Ranch Fire in Lake County.
Mauled Alameda County Fire Chief Home From HospitalAn Alameda County fire battalion chief who was mauled by a pit bull and seriously injured while fighting a fire at a home in unincorporated San Leandro last Saturday has been released from the hospital, according to the firefighters union.
No Evidence Of Animal Cruelty At House Where Dog Bit Fire ChiefA preliminary investigation hasn't found any evidence of animal cruelty at a house in unincorporated San Leandro where a pit bull attacked and seriously injured a fire battalion chief as crews fought a fire there on Saturday, an Alameda County sheriff's spokesman said Monday.
Dog Kisses Firefighter After Getting Rescued From RoofA friendly dog's "thank you" to the firefighter who rescued him from a roof has gone viral.
Santa Rosa Kids' Favorite Halloween Costume? Firefighter!This Halloween, many Santa Rosa kids were wearing a superhero costume that took on a special meaning in the aftermath of the wildfires that devastated their community.
Bay Area Firefighter Helps Injured Victims While On VacationA Bay Area firefighter jumped into action to help victims of a car crash while he was on vacation in Arizona.
Blind Dog Rescued In Santa Cruz Mountains After A Week MissingA blind dog that was lost in the Santa Cruz Mountains was missing for more than a week before someone found her.
2 Firefighters Hurt Battling Redwood City FireTwo firefighters were injured in a possible explosion in a three-alarm fire Sunday afternoon in unincorporated Redwood City, a fire official said.
New SFFD Sex Harassment Allegations Shake Up Department's Top BrassNew sexual harassment claims are rocking the San Francisco Fire Department after one of the top brass was stripped of his title, leaving female firefighters worried that the scandals are giving them a bad name.