Suspected Fawn Fire Arsonist Alexandra Souverneva To Be Examined By PsychiatristsThe woman accused of igniting the Fawn Fire near Redding, Alexandra Souverneva, was back before a judge on Tuesday. She's going to be examined by psychiatrists.
Fawn Fire Grows To 8,537 Acres, 35% ContainmentA number of Shasta County evacuation orders have been downgraded to warnings, and some warnings have been lifted.
Reality Sets In For Fawn Fire Evacuees In Shasta CountyThe flames and smoke of the Fawn Fire were impacting thousands in Shasta County, but as the evacuation orders went out, reality set in.
PG&E Criminally Liable For Deadly Zogg Fire In Shasta County, Prosecutors SayProsecutors said they have determined Pacific Gas and Electric criminally liable for causing the Zogg Fire, which killed four people and destroyed several homes in Shasta County in 2020.
2 Hurt In Possible Hate-Related Shooting In Shasta County; Sacramento Man ArrestedA Sacramento man is under arrest after a possible hate-related shooting that left two people hurt in Shasta County over the weekend, authorities say.
Cal Fire Says Zogg Fire Was Caused By Tree Hitting PG&E Electrical LinesThe deadly Zogg fire that burned over 56,000 acres in Shasta County last year was sparked by PG&E transmission lines coming in contact with a tree, say officials.
Man Charged With Insurance Fraud After 2018 Carr FireA Northern California man allegedly schemed to get an unearned $43,000 insurance payout after a wildfire destroyed his home and vehicles, even though he was going to receive more than $1 million for his properly insured property, officials said Wednesday.
Inmate Who Walked Away From Minimum Security Facility In Shasta County Caught In SalinasAuthorities in Shasta County are asking for the public to be on the lookout for an inmate who walked away from the California Correction Center (CCC) Sugar Pine Conservation Camp on Sunday.
Deputies, Officers Mourn Sutter Co. Sheriff K9 ‘Bandit’ Killed In The Line Of DutyLaw enforcement officers are mourning the death of a Sutter County Sheriff K9 killed in the line of duty on Thursday.
Delta Fire Roars To 5,000 Acres, Shuts Down Interstate 5 TrafficThe Delta Fire is now burning more than 5,000 acres in Shasta County. The flames are forcing evacuations and leaving big rigs burnt to a crisp along Interstate 5.
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.
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.
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.
Evacuation Centers Open For Stoll, Lane, And Creek FiresRed Cross has evacuation centers in Shasta and Tehama Counties for Creek, Stoll, and Lane fires.