Marin County Sheriff To Lift Remaining Woodward Fire Evacuation WarningsThe Marin County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday announced that the remaining evacuation warnings in West Marin due to the Woodward Fire would be lifted at 4 p.m.
Woodward Fire: Most Evacuations Lifted; Visitors Told To Avoid Pt. Reyes Labor Day WeekendThe Marin County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday evening that evacuation orders and warnings have lifted near the Woodward Fire in the Pt. Reyes National Seashore, but it still threatens one neighborhood.
Blue Surgical Masks Of Little Help To Novato Residents Breathing Unhealthiest Air In Bay AreaBay Area residents have been breathing smoke from wildfires burning across the Bay Area, but in the past few days Novato’s smoke has been three times as dense, three times as thick -- some of the worst air in the Bay Area.
Woodward Firefighters Encounter Fire Whirl While Battling Marin County WildfireFirefighters working to control the 3,072-acre Woodward Fire witnessed one of Mother Nature's most frightening weather phenomena Saturday -- a whirling column of flame known as a fire whirl or firenado.
2 Firefighters Suffer Minor Injuries From Falling Debris Battling Woodward FireTwo firefighters battling the Woodward Fire in Marin County sustained minor injuries from falling debris while working the fire Thursday morning, authorities said.
Kerith The Golden Retriever Comforts Firefighters Battling Woodward Fire In Marin CountyFor firefighters in the North Bay, a crucial morale boost is being provided by a four-legged visitor to the fire lines.
Sonoma County Rescue Helicopter That Saved Marin County Firefighters Could Be Victim Of Budget CutsThe Sonoma County Sheriff's helicopter rescue unit that just saved two Marin County firefighters trapped in the midst of the Woodward Fire last Friday night is at risk of being eliminated due to budget shortfalls.
Firefighter Assigned To Woodward Fire In Point Reyes Robbed While Sleeping At HotelAs if the flames from the Woodward Fire in Point Reyes National Seashore aren't enough to deal with, burglars have again victimized a firefighter, the latest instance this week of NorCal firefighters being targeted for theft.
Woodward Fire: 90 Homes Evacuated Near Inverness; Firefighters 'Not Seeing Progress We Would Like'As the marine layer began to burn off Tuesday morning, local and federal 'hot shot' firefighters prepared for another day of battle with the Woodward Fire, burning in rugged coastal terrain in western Marin County and fueled by tinder-dry trees and brush in an area never before touched by a wildfire.
Woodward Fire: New Evacuations Ordered Near Point Reyes StationAdvancing flames from the Woodward Fire in Marin County prompted additional evacuations near Point Reyes Station, Monday evening.
LNU Lightning Complex Wildfires: Burn Zones Map & Fast FactsThe LNU Lightning Complex in the North Bay has burned more than 352,000 acres as of Aug. 25.
Woodward Fire: Point Reyes Fire Burn Area Grows To 2,689 Acres; 1,600 Structures Threatened, 5 Percent ContainmentThe Woodward Fire at Point Reyes National Seashore in Marin County has burned 2,689 acres and was 5 percent contained as of Sunday morning, the Marin County Fire Department said.
Woodward Fire: Helicopter Crew Makes Dramatic Rescue Of Firefighters Trapped By Advancing Flames; Evacuation Warning Issued For Olemos, InvernessTwo firefighters were plucked from the western Marin wildlands, pulled to safety by a Sonoma County Sheriff's Department helicopter crew, after they became trapped Friday night by the advancing flames of the Woodward Fire.
Woodward Fire In Point Reyes National Seashore Grows To 2,000 AcresThe Woodward Fire in the Point Reyes National Seashore has burned at least 1,500 acres and is zero percent contained as of Thursday morning, according to the Marin County Fire Department.