A dinner to benefit those who suffered loss during the Sand fire is scheduled for Aug. 22 at the El Dorado County fairgrounds in Placerville.
Firefighters have contained a large grass fire near Winters in Yolo County, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.
A two-alarm fire that broke out in Elk Grove this afternoon displaced a family of two adults and three children, according to Cosumnes Fire Department officials.
Firefighters continue to make progress on three north state wildland fires, allowing officials to lift all evacuations and major road closures.
A two-alarm grass fire at Laguna Star and Fieldale drives near Elk Grove’s Laguna Creek area has been contained after burning between 3 and 4 acres.
Business owners impacted by Northern California wildfires may request various forms of tax relief, the California State Board of Equalization announced Wednesday (Aug. 6).
Two fires sparked by lightning earlier in the week mushroomed in size Friday, forcing around 60 rural residents to evacuate their homes in the Modoc County community of Day.
El Dorado County has launched a website and hotline assist in the Sand fire recovery efforts.
Residents of the rural community of Day were moving out Thursday afternoon as flames from a 2,500-acre fire prompted the Modoc County Sheriff’s Office to issue a mandatory evacuation notice.
A fire along the El Dorado Trail has prompted police to increase patrols and crack down on illegal camps along the bike path.
An apartment fire in Parkway neighborhood of Sacramento sent two people to the UC Davis Medical Center with smoke inhalation Wednesday morning.
The Sand fire in El Dorado and Amador counties was reported 95 percent contained Wednesday, and fire crews were dispatched to a small fire burning in remote Placer County timber just north of Foresthill.
Residents who suffered property damage in the Sand fire are eligible for immediate property tax relief, according to the El Dorado County Assessor’s Office.
Two workshop buildings were damaged and several homes were threatened by a grass fire Tuesday afternoon on a large parcel in south Sacramento, near Cosumnes River College.
Firefighters battling the Sand fire in Amador County’s wine country continue to make good progress despite hot weather.
An outbuilding in South Sacramento suffered considerable damage during a grass fire Saturday afternoon.
The Franklin Field airport in Elk Grove reopened Tuesday afternoon after firefighters extinguished a 120-acre grass fire nearby, according to the Cosumnes fire department’s Twitter.
A three-alarm fire hit the Happy Harbor Bar & Grill in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Friday morning.
Two homes were damaged Wednesday afternoon in south Sacramento after a two-alarm shed fire spread to the houses, according to the Sacramento Fire Department.