UC Berkeley Honors Bay Area Firefighters At The Big GameUC Berkeley hosted firefighters and their families at the annual Big Game on Saturday, which was itself postponed two weeks because of smoke from the Camp Fire in Butte County.
Local Firefighters Help Coworker Who Lost Home In Camp FireA firefighter who commuted from Paradise to Half Moon Bay lost his home to the Camp Fire. His fellow firefighters banded together to help him and his family.
Bay Area Task Force Returns From Paradise After Weeklong SearchAfter a weeklong search for the victims of the Camp Fire, California Task Force 3 has been demobilized and is heading back to the Bay Area Sunday, the Menlo Park Fire Department reported.
Marin County Fire Academy Prepares Next Generation Of FirefightersMore than 5,000 firefighters are still on the front lines in Butte County fighting the Camp Fire. Just a few months ago, some of them were cadets in the California Wildland Fire Academy.
Firefighters Have Mixed Opinions On Trump Visit To Fire-Ravaged CaliforniaFirefighters in Northern California have mixed thoughts on President Donald Trump's comments that blamed raging wildfires on poor forest management but say their main focus is fighting the blaze.
Evacuations Lifted For Masonic Fire In ReddingDry and windy conditions helped fuel a new wildfire in Shasta County Sunday morning. The Masonic Fire broke out Sunday morning in Redding and has scorched around 40 acres. One structure has been damaged so far.
Firefighters Survive 'Near Miss' With Freight Train Battling Oakley BlazeFirefighters battling a two-alarm blaze at an Oakley tire company early Wednesday were nearly hit by a speeding freight train on tracks they thought had been closed off.
'Heroes Of October' Festival Honors Wine Country Wildfire RespondersPeople in Santa Rosa turned out on Sunday to honor heroes from last fall's devastating Wine Country wildfires.
Relentless Wildfires Taking Mental, Physical Toll On FirefightersAn online survey of some 400 firefighters has found that mental and physical fatigue leads to injuries while battling outbreaks of wildfires.
Singing Samoan Firefighters Lift Spirits In Battle Against California WildfiresHard-pressed firefighters in the West are getting reinforcements from some unlikely places. One unique crew traveled thousands of miles across the Pacific from American Samoa.
South Bay Chief Outraged Over Verizon Throttling Of Data For Fire CrewsA Bay Area fire chief made a stunning claim Tuesday, accusing Verizon of putting his wildfire crews and the public in danger when the company slowed down their data as they battled the Mendocino Complex Fire.
Cal Fire Equipment Operator Killed In Fatal AccidentA heavy equipment operator assigned to the Cal Fire crews battling the Carr Fire was killed Thursday in a traffic accident, authorities said.
Three Marin Firefighters Injured Battling Carr FireThree Marin County firefighters were injured early Friday when their engine was struck by a 'heat blast' as they fought the deadly flames of the Carr Fire protecting homes in a Redding neighborhood.
Marin Police, Firefighters Cite Parking Violations As Major Fire HazardsThe Marin County sheriff's office is worried about parked cars getting in the way of first responders in the event of a fire outbreak, and they're also worried about gaining access so that they can fight those fires.
Curie Fire In South San Jose 90 Percent ContainedThe Curie Fire in South San Jose has burned 100 acres, but it is 90% contained as of this morning, according to Cal Fire.