The most-populous US state suffered five of its six largest wildfires in history this year
05 Oct 2020 12:18 PM
In northwestern Washington state, 330,000 acres burned in just 24 hours - more than in any of the last 12 fire seasons
09 Sep 2020 1:19 PM
The blaze was 0% contained on Sunday afternoon, while nearly 15,000 firefighters were battling some two dozen fires across the US state
07 Sep 2020 11:06 AM
Nearly 11,000 lightning strikes in 3 days have led the country’s firefighters trying to fight off 23 major fires or groups of fires
20 Aug 2020 9:15 AM
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Authorities stressed that many of those reported missing may be safe and unaware they have been reported missing.
19 Nov 2018 4:42 PM
Butte County Sheriff said number of missing was likely to fluctuate as people call in to report loved ones unaccounted for or found alive.
16 Nov 2018 2:08 PM
Evacuation orders have been issued to over a quarter million people in California, with officials urging residents to take heed of warnings.
12 Nov 2018 3:53 PM
Firefighters are battling raging fires at both ends of the state, but there is little hope of containing the flames anytime soon.
11 Nov 2018 10:19 AM
All fatalities were reported in a massive inferno in Paradise, in Butte County, where the entire population of 26,000 was ordered to leave.
10 Nov 2018 1:52 PM
The number is expected to increase, sparked by lightning strikes on bone-dry terrain, authorities said on Saturday.
12 Aug 2018 4:04 PM
The Mendocino Complex is 30 percent contained, still growing and threatens around 11,300 buildings.
07 Aug 2018 3:05 PM
Erratic wind and heat gripping a swath of California from San Jose to the Oregon border drove the flames.
25 Jun 2018 11:18 AM
By Thursday, most of the southern end of the fire also was surrounded and the last mandatory evacuation orders were called off.
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19 Dec 2017 12:16 AM
The fires have swept through California's wine country, leaving thousands of people homeless.
13 Oct 2017 11:54 AM
Thousands of people have been left homeless and 25,000 people have evacuated their homes in Sonoma County alone, according to officials.
12 Oct 2017 12:05 PM