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.
The Santa Barbara Fire Department responded to a structure fire in Goleta Sunday morning.
The San Luis Obispo County Fire Safe Council is getting $3.9 million in grant funding for wildfire prevention.
Some residents of a Northern California town devastated by a deadly wildfire are being allowed to return home, nearly a month after the blaze swept through the town.
CAL FIRE began burning piles of brush Tuesday morning along Cambria Pines Drive.
Firefighters call it the perfect storm. On December 4th 2017, the Thomas Fire began, quickly making its way to Santa Barbara County.
Children have returned to school across a Northern California county devastated by wildfire three weeks ago.
Wildfires in California in 2018 released the rough equivalent of about 68 million tons of heat-trapping carbon dioxide — about the same amount of carbon emissions as are produced in a year to provide electricity to the state, U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said Friday.
Authorities are lifting evacuation orders for some Northern California communities ravaged by the state’s deadliest wildfire but say no traffic will be allowed into the town of Paradise.
The number of people listed as missing after Northern California’s catastrophic wildfire has whittled down to 49.
The Butte County Sheriff’s Office has released body-cam video from the morning the deadly Camp Fire broke out.
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