Federal forestry officials say the die-off of trees in California forests slowed in 2018 thanks in part to the state receiving more rain.
A federal judge in San Francisco has determined that Pacific Gas & Electric Co. violated its probation in a criminal case stemming from a deadly 2010 gas pipeline explosion in the San Francisco Bay Area.
California wildland managers are starting a new effort to speed up logging and prescribed burns designed to protect communities from devastating wildfires.
CAL FIRE has identified goals for wildfire prevention in San Luis Obispo County, ahead of the 2019 fire season.
Insurance claims from California’s deadly November 2018 wildfires have topped $11.4 billion.
Investigators say a deadly 2017 wildfire that killed 22 people in Northern California wine country was caused by a private electrical system, not the equipment of embattled utility Pacific Gas & Electric Co.
U.S. prosecutors are urging a federal judge to work with a court-appointed monitor to determine ways Pacific Gas & Electric Co. can prevent its equipment from starting more wildfires.
Los Angeles County officials issued mandatory evacuations for some Woolsey Fire properties, beginning at 8 a.m. January 15th because of an incoming storm.
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.
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