Contractor Gets Probation In Connection With Death Of Bulldozer Operator At 2016 Soberanes FireA 34-year-old Madera County man has been sentenced to felony probation following his October conviction on charges in connection with the July 2016 death of a bulldozer operator at the Soberanes Fire south of Carmel, prosecutors said.
Employer Of Dozer Operator Killed In Soberanes Fire Charged With 6 FeloniesProsecutors in Monterey County have filed felony charges against the owner of a firm that employed a bulldozer operator who was killed when his vehicle rolled over while constructing fire lines in last year's Soberanes Fire near Big Sur.
Flash Flood Watch Issued For Soberanes Fire Burn AreaA Flash Flood Watch has been issued for the area affected by the Soberanes Fire as rain moves back into the region Thursday.
Soberanes Firefighter Hurt When Bulldozer Turns OverA bulldozer operator was injured Friday fighting the Soberanes Fire in Monterey County near Big Sur.
Big Sur Wildfire Fight Now Costliest In U.S. HistoryNearly two months after it started, the deadly Soberanes Fire near Big Sur in Monterey County has become the costliest fire to fight in U.S. history.
Soberanes Fire Consumes Over 100,000 AcresThe fatal Soberanes Fire in Monterey County’s Los Padres National Forest has consumed more than 100,000 acres and is currently 60 percent contained, according to Cal Fire.
Soberanes Fire 60-Percent Contained As High Temps, Low Humidity Hinder BattleFirefighters working the 91,453-acre Soberanes Fire in Monterey County say the blaze did not spread significantly Saturday, despite high temperatures and low humidity that are expected to persist Sunday.
Cal Fire: Soberanes Fire Not Fully Contained Till End Of SeptemberThe Soberanes Fire has scorched 81,396 acres since it was started on the morning of July 22 by an illegal campfire left abandoned at Garrapata State Park.
Smoke From Soberanes Fire Blankets Bay AreaThe smell of smoke wafted over San Francisco Friday as haze from the massive Soberanes Fire near Big Sur blanketed the Bay Area, triggering a Share the Air alert.
415 Poison Oak Cases Among Firefighters Battling Soberanes Fire Near Big SurAs if battling the Soberanes fire wasn’t enough for firefighters in Big Sur, they're now facing another challenge from poison oak in the area.
Highway 1 Expected To Reopen After Closure During Soberanes Fire FightA closure Monday through a portion of state Highway 1 in Monterey County due to hazardous trees in the Soberanes Fire area has been extended to the end of the day, according to Cal Fire officials.
Big Sur Wildfire Grows To More Than 100 Square MilesCalifornia's biggest wildfire expanded overnight to more than 104 square miles north of scenic Big Sur.
Wineries Watch Grape Crop Exposed To Soberanes Fire SmokeGrape growers are keeping their eyes on their crops at a dozen wineries in Carmel Valley closest to the Soberanes Fire, which has burned over 60,000 acres since it began more than two weeks ago in Monterey County.
Some Evacuations Lifted For Soberanes Fire Area In Monterey CountySome evacuation orders in Monterey County were lifted Sunday as firefighters come closer to containing the massive Soberanes Fire that has swallowed nearly 58,000 acres of forest north of Big Sur over the last two weeks.
Salinas Valley Half Marathon Canceled Due To Soberanes FireOrganizers of the Salinas Valley Half Marathon on Saturday have canceled the race due to unhealthy air linked to the devastating Soberanes Fire burning nearby.