Containment grows on Big Sur wildfire

The Colorado Fire that is burning in Monterey County between Carmel-by-the-Sea and Big Sur is now 20 percent contained as of early Saturday evening, according to Cal Fire officials.   

California fines PG&E $125M for 2019 Kincade Fire

The California Public Utilities Commission announced Thursday it has penalized PG&E $125 million for violations related to the 2019 Kincade Fire that burned nearly 78,000 acres and prompted the evacuation of about 185,000 residents in Sonoma County.

Ex-college professor charged with setting four California wildfires

A former college professor was indicted by a federal grand jury Thursday for allegedly starting four wildfires in Northern California earlier this year that threatened to trap firefighters as they battled a massive fire nearby, federal prosecutors said.

Fawn Fire suspect deemed mentally unfit for trial

Alexandra Souverneva is incompetent to stand trail for allegedly starting the Fawn Fire, according to two psychologists appointed by the court to assess her. The fire, started in September, destroyed 100 homes near Shasta Lake

Sequoia National Park to reopen

Sequoia National Park is set to partially reopen. The landmark in the Sierra Nevadas was shut due to the massive KNP Complex Fire. Some of the park's most popular areas, however, are not yet sfe enough for the public to visit.