2 School Districts In Fire-Damaged Lake County Reopening MondayTwo Lake County school districts will reopen Monday and a third is hoping to reopen by the end of next week, the Lake County Office of Education said Friday.
Grocery Store In Fire-Ravaged Middletown ReopensNearly one week after the Valley Fire tore through, the grocery store just got power Thursday.
Some Valley Fire Evacuees Anxious To Return Home, Frustrated Over CHP CheckpointThe main road into Middletown remained blocked on Thursday, as officers at a California Highway Patrol checkpoint decided who's allowed in and who's not.
2 More Bodies Found Bringing Death Toll In Valley, Butte Wildfires To 5Authorities say two more bodies have been found in homes burned by a California wildfire, bringing the death toll from the blazes in the northern part of the state to five.
Search Crews Look For People Missing In Butte, Valley WildfiresCrews recovered two more bodies in homes decimated by Northern California wildfires and searched for several other people who are feared dead, even as firefighters gained ground on the massive blazes thanks to cooler weather.
President Obama Calls Gov. Brown, Pledges Support To Valley Fire VictimsThe president called Governor Brown to express his concern for impacted California residents and his gratitude for the firefighters and others responding to the massive blaze. The federal government will continue its support for Valley Fire victims, Obama told Brown.
Lake County Man, Pregnant Wife Survive Being Trapped By Flames Of Valley FireWhen the Valley Fire ripped through Middletown Saturday night, Cody Smith and his family came terrifyingly close to the fire. They were trapped on their own property, surrounded by a wall of flames.
Valley Fire Now 30 Percent Contained, 70,000 Acres ScorchedCooler temperatures and higher humidity is helping firefighters battling the deadly Valley Fire in Lake, Napa and Sonoma counties.
1 Year After Devastating Wildfire, Town Of Weed Shows Rebuilding Is PossibleResidents in the devastated town of Middletown may be wondering how they can ever rebuild, but a year after the town of Weed lost about a third of its housing to a wildfire, residents there are showing that it’s possible to rebuild a community.
Cal Fire May Have Located Spot Where Valley Fire StartedInvestigators think a remote area surrounded by caution tape in the community of Cobb Mountain may be the spot where the massive Valley Fire started last Saturday. KPIX 5’s John Ramos went up to the area, which remains closed to the public.
Several Looting Arrests Made In Lake County Following Valley Fire DevastationAuthorities in Lake County have made several arrests for looting in the wake of the devastating Valley Fire.
Dramatic Video Shows Firefighters Saving Middletown House From Valley Fire FlamesAs thousands of Lake County homes remain threatened by the raging flames, new video captures firefighters' daring efforts in saving at least one home.
3.2 Magnitude Quake NW Of MiddletownA 3.2 magnitude quake struck the area just northwest of fire-ravaged Middletown Tuesday morning at 5:46 a.m.
Deadly Valley Fire Grows To 62,000 Acres, Destroys Entire CommunitiesCrews are still trying to assess the damage from the 62,000-acre Valley Fire, which has killed a 72-year-old woman, injured four firefighters and burned at least 585 homes as well as hundreds of other structures, Cal Fire said Monday.
Geothermal, Solar Power Facilities May Have Been Damaged In 62,000 Acre Valley FireAlameda Municipal Power reported Monday that geothermal and solar power facilities near Middletown may have been damaged in the 62,000-acre Valley Fire, currently burning through Lake, Napa, and Sonoma counties.