Cal Fire Makes Headway On Large-Scale Wildfire Prevention ProjectsCal Fire's latest effort to prevent wildfires involves creating defense zones designed to protect entire cities.
New Radar That Fits On The Back Of A Truck Helping Scientists See Inside WildfiresScientists studying California's devastating wildfires are using a powerful new radar system that could help them better understand how they spread and how firefighters should fight them.
Injured Red Tail Hawk Brought To Firefighting Station
40 Homes Destroyed In Wind-Whipped Kincade Fire In Sonoma CountyStrong winds over the last 24 hours drove the massive Kincade Fire beyond containment lines, growing to 66,231 acres – 103 square miles – by early Monday and destroying 96 structures, including 40 homes.
Dog Stuck In Pipe Rescued By Firefighters In Placer County
Network Of Cameras Bring New Focus On WildfiresThere now is a network of cameras in high fire risk areas up and down the state helping guide firefighting efforts.
Wet Weather Easing Fire Concerns In The FoothillsWet weather is helping quiet fears of wildfires in the foothills, at least for now.
Report: Tough Fire Season Predicted Through OctoberAnother season of large wildfires could be on tap in Northern California, especially from now through October, according to a new report.
Grass Fire In Rural Southeastern Sacramento County Fully Contained, 84 Acres BurnedFirefighters are battling a grass fire in southeast Sacramento County.
What Is California Doing Right Now To Prevent Wildfires?Fire officials are reminding people that it’s not a matter of if, but when the next big wildfire will ignite.
Firefighters Battling 15-Acre Fire In CaminoCal Fire firefighters are battling a vegetation fire on Shadow Run drive in Camino.
State Experts Warn The Number Of Wildfires This Fire Season Could DoubleIf you thought last year's fire season was bad, there's some sobering news: experts say we should expect even more fires this year, with double the number of acres possibly burned.
Cal Fire Conducting Burning Training Along Fiddyment Road In Placer CountyPlacer County residents might see smoke this morning as Cal Fire firefighters conduct their annual Fiddyment Burn Training north of Roseville.
Outdoor Fire Permits Not Being Issued To Limit Wildfire ThreatCal Fire is halting the issuance of burn permits in half a dozen counties in an effort to prevent wildfires.
Woman Rescued After Her Vehicle Went Off A Cliff In Placer CountyCal Fire and other agencies rescued a woman whose vehicle went off a cliff on Blue Canyon Road and Westbound Interstate 80