Deer Zone Fires Burning Near Mt. Diablo Grow To 1,450 Acres OvernightFirefighters are battling vegetation fires burning out-of-control in the Round Valley Regional Preserve near Mount Diablo that grew collectively to 1,450 acres by Monday evening, according to fire officials.
Pilot Killed In Mt. Diablo Plane Crash Was Still An Aviation StudentChris de Bar, the man who died when his plane crashed into Mount Diablo sometime Friday night, was said to have lived life to the extreme.
Brush Fire Burns On Mount DiabloA fire was burning on Mount Diablo Thursday afternoon, prompting a response by a number of firefighting aircraft.
Winter Storm Leaves Snow-Covered Peaks In Bay AreaA wild cold weather front sent temperatures plummeting overnight and covered Bay Area peaks with a layer of snow, giving the region a winter wonderland look.
Why Is Mount Diablo Wearing A Cap Today?It appears as if this picture is a really cool example of Radiation (or Tule) fog, which formed in the Valley after recent rains.
Jefferson Award Winner Keeps Music From Being Silenced In SchoolsWhen budget cuts began to slash music programs in the Mt. Diablo Unified School District, one woman jumped in to keep it from being silenced altogether. Now this Jefferson Award winner is helping keeping music alive for students.
Bradley Wiggins Wins Stage 2 Of Tour Of CaliforniaBradley Wiggins of Britain, the 2012 Tour de France winner and Olympic time trial gold medalist, powered to a 44-second victory Monday in the Stage 2 individual time trial and moved into the race lead at the Tour of California.
No Charges For Target Shooter Who Sparked Fire On Mount DiabloContra Costa County prosecutors said Wednesday that they will not file charges against the person who sparked a fire that burned more than 3,100 acres in and around Mount Diablo State Park in September.
Mount Diablo Reopens To Visitors After Morgan Fire ContainmentMount Diablo State Park has reopened to visitors Monday after firefighters contained a blaze that charred more than 3,000 acres in the past week.
Morgan Fire On Mount Diablo 100% ContainedA fire that has burned more than 3000 acres in and around Mount Diablo State Park over the past week has been 100 percent contained
Cost Of Fighting Morgan Fire On Mt. Diablo Up To $4.5 MillionA fire that has burned thousands of acres in and around Mount Diablo State Park over the past five days has cost an estimated $4.5 million in resources, Cal Fire officials said Friday.
Morgan Fire On Mount Diablo Caused By Target ShootingInvestigators with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection have determined the cause of the Morgan Fire on Mt. Diablo to be target shooting, although the investigation was ongoing.
Morgan Fire Nearly Contained, Park Rangers Begin Cleanup The Morgan Fire that has burned more than 3,133 acres reached 90 percent containment Thursday morning and firefighters expect to have it fully contained by Friday.
Firefighters Battling Morgan Fire Expect Full Containment On FridayEvacuation orders have been lifted for residents who live near the site of the Morgan Fire, and the blaze is now 70 percent contained, with full containment expected Friday, according to Cal Fire.
Morgan Fire 60 Percent Contained, Evacuations LiftedEvacuations were lifted and outdoor activities resumed Tuesday in parts of Contra Costa County as firefighters worked to quell the Morgan Fire on Mount Diablo.