Rapidly Growing Fire North Of Redding Prompts Road Closures, EvacuationsNorthbound Interstate 5 is closed at Fawndale Road, north of Redding. Southbound I-5 is also closed at Mott Road, north of Dunsmuir.
Cal Fire Declares Deadly Carr Fire Is 100% ContainedFirefighters will continue to patrol the area for several days and crews are still working on repairing broken fences and other damage caused by firefighters.
Redding Firefighter's Stolen Backpack Returned, Two Arrests MadeOfficials said the firefighter was taking a break from fighting the Carr Fire when his City of Redding fire vehicle was burglarized.
Crews Make Progress On California WildfiresThousands more fled their homes after wildfires surged near a small lake town in Northern California while a deadly blaze farther north slowed slightly as crews stretched to their limits across the state fight flames that have claimed the lives of both firefighters and civilians.
2 People Arrested For Looting Evacuated Homes In ReddingAuthorities have arrested two people on suspicion of looting homes that had been evacuated due to the explosive Carr Fire.
Redding Man Recalls Getting Call Before Carr Fire Kills Wife, Great-GrandkidsA grandmother and her two great-grandchildren were killed in the Carr Fire. Now family members are opening up about the frantic calls they got for help before tragedy struck.
Authorities: Carr Fire Will Push Deeper Into Neighborhoods Before Being StoppedMore than 37,000 people have been evacuated and on Friday night, authorities warned the fire will likely burn deeper into urban areas -- before there's any hope of containing it.
Firefighters Working Non-Stop To Save Lives And Property From Carr FireThe firefight has been nonstop as crews work to battle the blaze that killed 2 people, destroyed 500 buildings, and scorched more than 48,000 acres.
Redding Police Chief Loses Home During FireA wildfire that roared with little warning into a Northern California city claimed two lives as thousands of people scrambled to escape before the walls of flames descended from forested hills onto their neighborhoods, leaving at least 500 structures destroyed in its wake, officials said Friday.
Redding Man Searching For Wife, Great-Great-Grandchildren After They Fled From Carr FireConcerned family members and friends are searching for a Redding woman and her two great-grandchildren who haven't been seen since they evacuated from their home because of the Carr Fire.
Gov. Brown Requests More Federal Assistance For Communities Devastated By Carr FireIn response to fires burning across the state, Governor Brown has requested a Presidential Emergency Declaration for Direct Federal Assistance to help support communities affected by the Carr Fire.
Premature Babies At Redding Hospital Threatened By Carr Fire Brought To Sacramento As A PrecautionWith all the evacuations due to the Carr Fire, there were some that required delicate maneuvers. Tiny babies were airlifted to UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento.