Driver Injured After Slamming Into Fire Engine At Lafayette Crash SceneAt least one person was transported to a hospital late Monday night after crashing into a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District engine at a Highway 24 off-ramp accident scene in Lafayette, authorities said.
Hayward Plans To Test Vulnerable Homeless Population For CoronavirusTeams of firefighters plan to visit homeless encampments in Hayward, where they will test those who are showing symptoms and meet testing requirements.
Bay Area Firefighters Taking Preventive Measures To Prevent Exposure To CoronavirusFire departments across the Bay Area were changing the way they operate at work and respond to calls, as they try to prevent exposure to the novel coronavirus.
Gilroy Firefighters Monitored After Treating Patient Diagnosed With CoronavirusGilroy firefighters on Thursday went on a medical call for a resident experiencing chest pains. The patient was taken to Kaiser Hospital Santa Teresa in San Jose for treatment. It was there that the patient was later confirmed to have Novel coronavirus.
Sonoma County Voters Reject 1/2 Cent Sales Tax To Fund FirefightersSonoma County voters rejected a half-cent sales tax in Tuesday night voting that would have raised $51 million annually to supplement existing services by the county's 38 fire agencies.
Sonoma County Voters To Decide On 1/2 Cent Sales Tax To Fund FirefightersSonoma County voters will consider a half-cent sales tax on the March ballot that would raise $51 million annually to supplement existing services by the county's 38 fire agencies.
Dramatic Rescue: Two Victims Pulled From SF Visitacion Valley House FireTwo residents have been hospitalized in serious condition after being rescued from a fire late Saturday night in San Francisco's Visitacion Valley
East CoCo County Residents Push for More FirefightersSome fed-up East Contra Costa County neighbors are turning to voters to fix their fire departments' slow response times.
Lathrop-Manteca Firefighters Rescue German Shepherd That Chased Cat Up A TreeFire crews in Lathrop made an unusual rescue over the weekend, helping retrieve a German Shepherd that got stuck after chasing a cat up a tree.
World's First All-Electric Fire Engine Unveiled By Menlo Park Fire DistrictThe Menlo Park Fire Protection District fire chief showed off the world's first all-electric fire engine Wednesday evening and announced plans to add one to the department's fleet by the end of 2021.
Report: California Sees Soaring Wages, Overtime for FirefightersFollowing an unprecedented series of wildfires across California, overtime costs for firefighters surged by 65% over the past decade, pushing annual wages to nearly $5 billion
East Bay Firefighters Shave Mustaches for Cancer AwarenessAlameda County firefighters were treated to a free shave as part of a fundraising event with a deadly-serious purpose.
Some Fire Crews Return Home As Kincade Firefight EasesAfter a very long and sometimes dangerous week battling the Kincade Fire in Sonoma County, some of the fire crews finally got to go home Thursday.
Father, Son Work Side-By-Side On Kincade Fire 24-Hour Strike TeamTwo members of a fire strike team working around-the-clock on the Kincade Fire in Sonoma County are used to spending time together more than other firefighter colleagues.
San Jose State Researcher Heads Toward Raging Flames Hoping To Soon Predict Fire BehaviorAs thousands evacuated Sonoma County over the weekend as the Kincade Fire grew in size, one Bay Area researcher headed toward the massive flames.