Drier, Hot, Windy Weather To Test Containment of NorCal WildfiresContainment of three big wildfires in Northern California has increased but the potential for a new round of winds this week was a concern, authorities said Monday.
Salt Fire In Shasta County Forces Evacuations, Temporary Closure Of Interstate 5A wildfire burning in Shasta County that forced the temporary closure of Interstate Highway 5 and prompted a number of evacuations has grown to over 4,500 acres, fire officials said Thursday afternoon.
COVID Restrictions: As Virus Slams Rural California, Many Still Pan Shutdown OrdersBrenda Luntey is openly violating California’s order to close her restaurant to indoor dining. But she wants her customers and critics to know she isn’t typically a rule-breaker. It’s a matter of survival.
Redding Police Fatally Shoot Woman Whose Car Struck, Pinned Officer Under TireRedding police shot and killed a woman after she struck an officer with her car, trapping him under a tire, authorities said Thursday.
Zogg Fire Update: Cal Fire Seizes PG&E Equipment As Part Of Investigation Into Fatal WildfireOfficials with PG&E confirmed on Friday that Cal Fire has taken possession of equipment owned by the utility in connection with an investigation into the cause of the fatal Zogg Fire in Shasta County.
Redding Evangelical School Orders Students to Self-Quarantine After Rise in COVID CasesA rise in COVID-19 cases at an evangelical college in Redding led to the school ordering its entire 1,600-student body to self-quarantine this week.
Zogg Fire: Orphaned Mountain Lion Cub Suffers Burns, Treated At Oakland ZooA young mountain lion cub is receiving treatment at the Oakland Zoo for severe burns suffered during the Zogg Fire burning in far Northern California, officials said.
Air Quality Advisory Issued For Bay Area Due To Smoke From Ranch Fire In Tehama Co.An air quality advisory has been issued for the Bay Area for Tuesday because smoke from the Ranch Fire will be in the air, according to the Bay Area Air Quality Management District.
Mountain Fire Burning In Shasta County 50 Percent ContainedAuthorities have partially surrounded a Northern California wildfire that burned three homes and prompted evacuation orders for thousands of people.
Growing Mountain Fire Forces Evacuations In Shasta CountyEvacuations are underway Thursday afternoon due to a rapidly growing brush fire in Shasta County that has already consumed approximately 600 acres, according to authorities.
Scientists Find Causes Behind Redding 'Firenado' During Carr FireA University of Nevada, Reno scientist has published a paper documenting the factors that fueled the destructive "firenado" that swept through Redding during the Carr Fire.
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.
Delta Fire Explodes in Size; I-5 Closed At Least Until SundayThe Delta Fire in California's Shasta-Trinity National Forest was burning out of control Saturday with crews scrambling to prevent it from reaching mountain communities.
'Human-Caused' Shasta Area Wildfire Forces I-5 Closure, EvacuationsBoth directions of Interstate 5 connecting California and Oregon were closed and evacuations were ordered Wednesday when a fast-moving wildfire swept through a wilderness area.
Deadly Carr Fire Near Redding Now Fully ContainedState fire officials said Thursday that the Carr Fire which charred nearly 360 square miles in and around Redding, is surrounded.