Firefighters were responding to reports of a vegetation fire in the Arroyo Grande area Friday afternoon.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) surprised the community of Paradise Wednesday at a special town council meeting.
CAL FIRE investigators say the deadly 2018 Camp Fire was caused by electrical transmission lines owned and operated by PG&E.
Local firefighters are getting ahead of fire season by starting training efforts just as a new report reveals insurance claims for damages from the state’s deadly November wildfires have topped $12 billion.
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department has received a grant from CAL FIRE for a fuel reduction project in the Lompoc area.
Firefighters from Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties will gather in Goleta on Wednesday for the annual Interagency Wildland Urban Interface drill.
Sunday kicks off Wildfire Preparedness Week across the state.
Firefighters in Atascadero want to make sure the community is ready for wildfire.
Spotting wildfires before they spread? There may soon be an app for that.
The National Interagency Fire Center is predicting a heavy wildfire season for areas along the West Coast of the United States this summer.
Smoke will be visible in the Cambria area this week due to pile burning, which is now underway.
Photos show a brush fire on Highway 41, between the Cholame Y and Kettlemen City, before on Sunday night.
A USA Today-California Network analysis of California communities and evacuation routes shows that some areas in the state are far outside the norm when it comes to the number of lanes of roadway available for the size of the population.
Our hills are still green after all the rain we had over the winter, but that fresh vegetation is already starting to dry out, adding to the already high fire risk in parts of San Luis Obispo County.
Firefighters were responding to reports Tuesday afternoon of a vegetation fire near Lopez Lake.
Years of increasingly deadly wildfires that ripped through California communities are spurring measures that would toughen requirements for approving homes in high-risk areas.
Several residents reported seeing heavy smoke billowing from Highway 101.
With dripping plastic and fire dropping onto the bathroom floor, authorities say residents attempted putting the fire out with cups of water.
Two fires have sparked near the Oceano Dunes campground in as many days.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom is declaring a state of emergency to speed up forest management ahead of the next wildfire season.