PG&E Funds Enhanced Wildfire-Monitoring Camera Network in North BayThe utility blamed for almost a dozen California wildfires is giving a big gift to Marin County Fire Department. PG&E has paid for a network of new fire-surveillance cameras to go up on the county’s peaks.
Bay Area Firefighting Strike Teams Sent To Massive Ventura WildfireStrike teams from Bay Area fire departments are responding to the Thomas Fire that has burned more than 45,000 acres of brush in Ventura County.
Marin Firefighters Seek Bicycles, Helmets For Wildfire VictimsMarin County firefighters are collecting bicycles and helmets for North Bay families who were burned out of their homes during last month’s wildfires.
Wildfire In Marin County Samuel P. Taylor State Park 50 Percent ContainedA 35-acre wildfire burning in Samuel P. Taylor State Park in west Marin County is 50 percent contained as of Thursday afternoon, a Marin County Fire Department battalion chief said.