Crews Contain Brush Fire In MartinezFire crews have contained a brush fire near Martinez Friday that threatened some homes in the area, according to a spokesman with the Contra Costa Fire Protection District.
Fireworks Spark At Least 5 Of 37 Fires Reported In Contra Costa County On Fourth Of JulyFire crews in Contra Costa County responded to dozens of fires, at least some sparked by Fourth of July fireworks through the night and into Friday.
San Jose Firefighters Contain Brush, Structure Fires Near Highway 87Firefighters battled multiple brush and structure fires burning close to each other in San Jose Thursday afternoon.
Cal Fire, San Jose Crews At Scene Of 30-Acre Coyote FireFire crews from Cal Fire and the San Jose Fire Department are at the scene of a brush fire near northbound Highway 101 at Coyote Creek Drive that has grown to 30 acres, according to authorities.
Police: Fremont Hills Brush Fire Ignited During Domestic DisputeA June brush fire in the Fremont hills that forced 30 residents from their homes was allegedly ignited by a flare fired off during a domestic dispute.
Cal Fire Determines PG&E Power Lines Sparked Tuesday Fire Near King CityPG&E power lines sparked the fire that started Tuesday afternoon near King City, according to Cal Fire.
Brush Fire Burns Near Walnut Creek Golf Course, HomesA fast-moving wildfire that burned 15 acres in Walnut Creek Tuesday afternoon has been knocked down without any damage to nearby structures, according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District.
Santa Clara County Launches Weed Abatement App For ResidentsA new app has been launched that could help cut down the fire danger in the South Bay by targeting areas and properties overgrown with weeds.
Grass Fire Scorches 30 Acres Near Mountain House
Cal Fire Bans Burn Permits In 6 NorCal Counties Due To High Fire DangerThe increasing fire danger prompted Cal Fire to suspend burn permits in Sonoma, Lake, Napa, Solano, Yolo, and Colusa Counties. The ban does not apply to campfires within campgrounds and on private property.
Santa Rosa Fire Department Begins Inspecting Properties For Weed AbatementThe Santa Rosa Fire Department on Wednesday will begin inspecting parcels to make sure they comply with the city's weed and rubbish abatement ordinance during the fire season.