El Dorado County Residents Receive Letters Warning About Smoke And Ash Damage From WildfireAlarming letters about wildfire damage are filling mailboxes in El Dorado County. They’re from attorneys claiming smoke and ash could be deteriorating homes.
Crews Face Hot, Windy Conditions To Protect Lake Tahoe Basin From Caldor Fireirefighters faced a critical day in efforts to prevent a massive California wildfire from reaching the Lake Tahoe resort region Saturday, fearing that hot, gusty winds could fuel the stubborn blaze.
How To Create A 'Clean Room' At Home To Filter Out SmokeIf smoke levels in your area are unhealthy and are expected to stay that way for a while, rather than evacuate, experts recommend staying inside and creating a special space with less exposure to smoke, called a "Clean Room."
When Will The Air Quality Improve In Sacramento?Thick smoke from the Camp Fire is forcing people, especially the elderly, young, and those with respiratory problems, inside their homes, prompting health warnings and school closures across the Sacramento region.
2018 Mandarin Festival Happening Despite Air Quality ConcernsThe Mountain Mandarin Festival will go on, as scheduled, despite Air Quality concerns.
Full List: Smoky Air Prompts Several Colleges And School Districts To CloseMany local school districts and college campuses have closed because of the air quality.
Officials Warn Generic Masks Can Do More Harm Than Good In Protecting LungsWhile Sacramento Health County officials urge people to stay away from generic masks, If you are near the fire, the mask may be necessary.
Why Am I Smelling Smoke In Sacramento?As winds picked up throughout the evening, CBS13 started getting reports of smoke during the 10 p.m. hour.