Evacuations Lifted For Bear Fire In Santa Cruz MountainsAll evacuation orders for the Bear Fire in unincorporated Santa Cruz County have been lifted Monday morning, according to Cal Fire officials.
Known 'Chop Shop' May Be Start Point For Bear FireNew clues were surfacing Friday about the possible cause of the Bear Fire that has been burning in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Couple Shot At After Stumbling Upon Marijuana Grow In Bear Fire ZoneThree men were arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, conspiracy and exhibiting a firearm in a closed disaster area of the Bear Fire.
Aided By Rain, Bear Fire Containment Reaches 40 PercentThe Bear Fire in unincorporated Santa Cruz County has burned 320 acres and is 40 percent contained as of Friday morning.
Some Evacuations Lifted For Bear Fire In Santa Cruz MountainsThe Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office lifted some evacuation orders Thursday for the Bear Fire in unincorporated Santa Cruz County.
7th Firefighter Injured Battling Bear Fire; Looter ArrestedThe Bear Fire burning in unincorporated Santa Cruz County near Boulder Creek has burned 271 acres and was 10 percent contained as of Wednesday morning
5 Firefighters Injured In Santa Cruz Mountains Wildfire; Homes EvacuatedFive firefighters were injured early Tuesday as a growing vegetation fire in the Santa Cruz Mountains near Boulder Creek burned through at least 150 acres and forced residents to evacuate their homes.
Pot Farm Generator Sparked Massive Loma Fire Investigators have determined that the Loma Fire, which burned 28 structures and roughly 4,474 acres in southern Santa Clara County in 2016, was cased by a portable generator at a marijuana grow.
Tech Vet Build Himself High-Powered Hose For Fire ProtectionA Silicon Valley tech veteran who relocated to deep into the heart of fire country in the Santa Cruz Mountains has taken DIY fire protection to the next level.
Blind Dog Rescued In Santa Cruz Mountains After A Week MissingA blind dog that was lost in the Santa Cruz Mountains was missing for more than a week before someone found her.
Santa Cruz Mountain Road Repairs From Storm Drag Into MarchA 50-foot long stretch of Highway 35 in the Santa Cruz Mountains that collapsed a month ago is just one problem spot under repair in the storm-battered region.
Frustrated Highway 17 Commuters Remove Downed Tree Nowhere in the Bay Area are commuters more frustrated with the recent rainy weather than on Highway 17 – the main artery to San Jose from Santa Cruz through the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Rockslide Closes Southbound Lanes of Highway 17 Near Los GatosA rockslide closed southbound state Highway 17 near Los Gatos Monday evening at Lexington Reservoir.
Massive Mudslide Lures 'Disaster Tourists' To Santa Cruz MountainsA massive mudslide nicknamed "the Great Divide" has lured dozens of curiosity seekers to a storm damaged region of the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Caltrans Reopens Highway 17 To Southbound TrafficCaltrans was finally able to reopen southbound lanes of Highway 17 through the Santa Cruz Mountains Friday evening after instability and a new slide closed the busy traffic artery completely for much of the day.