LNU Lightning Complex: 41% Contained; Solano Co. Repopulation Enters Phase 3Containment grew to 41 percent in the deadly LNU Lightning Complex fires burning in the North Bay, Cal Fire officials said.
LNU Lightning Complex: 'Not Done With This By A Long Shot'; Hennessey Fire Remains Top FocusThe northwest tip of the Hennessey Fire, burning just south of Middletown in Lake County, remains the top priority Friday for firefighting efforts on the LNU Lightning Complex fires, Cal Fire officials said.
LNU Lightning Complex: 'Trying To Pick A Battle To Win Every Day'; Fire Advances In Yolo County; Vacaville Fire Victims IdentifiedThe massive LNU Lightning Complex Fire jumped Highway 16 overnight and continued advancing into Yolo County, forcing Cal Fire officials to move additional resources into the Cache Creek area. Meanwhile, people in Lake, Napa, and Solano County had evacuation orders eased.
LNU Lightning Complex: Focus Moves To Hennessey, Walbridge Fires; Evacuees Returning; National Guard ArrivingA wave of emotions and relief swept over Wine Country Wednesday as local residents forced to flee the advancing flames of the massive LNU Lightning Complex fires -- the third largest wildfire outbreak in state history -- were allowed to return to their homes as firefighters expanded containment.
LNU Lightning Complex Update: Evacuation Orders, Warnings Lifted For Some Areas Of Napa, Sonoma CountiesSome of the evacuation orders and warnings that had been in place in Sonoma County due to the LNU Lightning Complex fires were lifted early Tuesday afternoon as crews increased containment.
LNU Lightning Complex Fire Burn Zones Map & Fast FactsThe LNU Lightning Complex is a series of lightning-caused fires that began August 17 and are spread across five counties.
LNU Lightning Complex: Weather Helps Weary Firefighters, Some Evacuation Orders DowngradedA plume of tropical weather packing gusty winds and dry lightning drifted off toward the Central Valley Monday giving more than 1,000 weary firefighters battling the LNU Lighting Complex fires -- the second largest outbreak of wildfires in state's history -- a reprieve from what could have been a deluge of additional spot fires.
LNU Lightning Complex: Family Mourns Deaths Of Napa Fire Victims; 'I Never Get To Hug Her'As the LNU Complex fires picked up speed Tuesday night, Robert McNeal of Winters lost contact with his mother, 70-year-old Mary Hintemeyer. She tried to go into town earlier that day, only to be stopped.
LNU Lightning Complex: Dry Creek Valley Residents On Edge As New Weather Threat Closes InThe massive LNU Lightning Complex in the North Bay has burned more than 340,000 acres, as firefighters began a second week of battling what has become California's second largest wildfire on record.
LNU Lightning Complex Wildfires: Burn Zones Map & Fast FactsThe LNU Lightning Complex in the North Bay has burned more than 352,000 acres as of Aug. 25.
Fairfield Evacuation Orders Lifted, But Residents Remain AlertThe past 48 hours have been a roller coaster for many Fairfield residents who were evacuated because of the fast-approaching Hennessey Fire and have since been able to return home.
LNU Lightning Complex Fire: PG&E Worker Killed; Pleasants Valley Road Neighborhood Devastated By Hennessey Fire During the height of the battle as the Hennessey Fire ravaged homes in the Vacaville area, sending residents in a panicked flight for safety, a PG&E worker assisting first responders was found unconscious in his truck and later died.
Hennessey Fire Forces Evacuation Of 151-Bed St. Helena HospitalThe Hennessey Fire in Napa County forced the evacuation Wednesday evening of St. Helena Hospital about 3.5 miles northeast of downtown.
LNU Lightning Complex Fires: Evacuations Expand In Napa, Sonoma Counties, School Closures A small army of firefighters deployed along Lower Chiles Road early Tuesday, preparing to do battle with the advancing wall of flames from the Hennessey Fire which continued to rage out-of-control and had burned through more than 2,700 acres.
Hennessey Fire Roars Into Napa Valley's OIdest Family Owned WineryThe Nichelini Family Winery has withstood the test of time -- the Great Depression, Prohibition, droughts, floods and vineyard pests. They all had taken their shot at the winery which was built in 1890 and been overcome.