Los Angeles County officials issued mandatory evacuations for some Woolsey Fire properties, beginning at 8 a.m. January 15th because of an incoming storm.
The threat of catastrophic wildfires has driven a Northern California town to launch a “Goat Fund Me” campaign to bring herds of goats to city-owned land to help clear brush.
Smoke may be visible throughout Morro Bay the rest of the week as firefighters work to burn downed and diseased woody debris.
President Donald Trump is threatening to withhold Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) money to help California cope with wildfires if the state doesn’t improve its forest management practices.
The Cambria Fire Department responded to a single residence fire Friday morning at 12:30 a.m. on 2070 Wales Road.
CAL FIRE is planning to conduct a controlled burn along the north coast of San Luis Obispo County on Friday.
Two people were displaced by a fire that broke out Sunday night at an apartment complex in Pismo Beach, according to CAL FIRE.
A small vegetation fire that broke out in Santa Barbara was extinguished on Christmas night.
Residents from the town of Paradise are starting to return home following the devastating Camp Fire last month, and the community is celebrating Christmas Eve together.
All evacuation orders have been lifted in Paradise more than a month after a devastating wildfire that wiped out the Northern California town.
Insurance claims from last month’s California wildfires already are at $9 billion.
California’s top firefighter says the state’s increasingly deadly and destructive wildfires have become so unpredictable that government officials should consider banning home construction in vulnerable areas.
Authorities estimate it will cost at least $3 billion to clear debris from 19,000 homes destroyed by three California wildfires last month.
A Southern California utility wants to spend $582 million to cover some power lines and deploy cameras in areas at high risk for wildfires.
Federal officials say survivors of a deadly Northern California wildfire will not lose disaster assistance if they are unable to get their homes inspected in the next month.
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