Wildfire evacuees face deadline to move out of fairgrounds

U.S. 01/17/19, 18:30

Officials are looking for more stable housing for roughly 600 people still sleeping at a Northern California fairground following a deadly wildfire last year.The Chico Enterprise-Record reports Thursday that a lease to operate an emergency shelter at the Silver Dollar ...

California fire survivors share lessons in loss, recovery

U.S. 12/13/18, 20:44

Survivors of a deadly blaze that tore through California wine country last year shared lessons of loss and pain but also resilience with those who escaped the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century last month. A group of wine country residents ...

California floods recede after storms in wildfire burn areas

U.S. 11/30/18, 01:36

After fleeing a wildfire that came dangerously close to his Northern California home earlier this month, Dale Word evacuated again when flash floods inundated roads and trapped motorists and residents.A mudslide trapped several vehicles along Valley of the Falls Drive ...

$1M donated to students, teachers in burned California town

U.S. 11/27/18, 23:00

A businessman pained over the destruction to the town of Paradise caused by a deadly Northern California wildfire on Tuesday gave $1,000 each to students and staff members from the local high school.Real estate developer and restaurant owner Bob Wilson ...

Rain helps nearly extinguish deadly California wildfire

U.S. 11/23/18, 10:55

Officials in California say rain has helped nearly extinguish the nation's deadliest wildfire in the past century.The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said Friday that the fire that's destroyed the town of Paradise is 95 percent contained.FILE - ...

Update: Rain helps fight against deadly California blaze

U.S. 11/22/18, 12:32

The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):9:30 a.m.Fire officials say rain is helping the fight against the deadliest blaze in California in the past century.The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said Thursday the fire that leveled Paradise ...

Explains: The hunt for missing, dead in California fire

U.S. 11/21/18, 13:47

Given the size and scope of the devastation after a deadly wildfire swept Northern California, experts say the search to find the missing and identify victims could take months.The Camp Fire that began two weeks ago has scorched an area ...

Update: Crews make progress with N. California wildfire

U.S. 11/20/18, 11:11

The Latest on California's wildfires (all times local):9 a.m.Smoke and haze from wildfires hovers over Russian Hill Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)Fire officials say firefighters have gained ground against a Northern California wildfire that killed ...

Update: Rain predicted for North California fire zone

U.S. 11/16/18, 11:12

The Latest on California's wildfires (all times local):8:10 a.m.Volunteer rescue workers search for human remains in the rubble of homes burned in the Camp Fire in Paradise, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. Dozens of people died and perhaps several hundred ...

PG&E says it contacted resident about shut-off power line

U.S. 11/14/18, 16:54

A utility accused in a lawsuit of igniting California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire said it contacted a customer about a power line on her property but that sparks were not part of the discussion.Pacific Gas & Electric Co. said ...

Update: Stiff winds continue fanning S. California fires

U.S. 11/14/18, 10:40

The Latest on the wildfires in California (all times local): 7:40 a.m. California Highway patrol Officer S. Kizito verifies that a woman seeking to return to Malibu in Southern California is an actual resident after Woolsey Fire evacuation orders were lifted for ...

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