Articles tagged with: california

19 September 2014

King Fire suspect arrested on suspicion of arson

Posted in U.S. & World News

Weed, Calif. --- An arrest has been made in the fast growing California wildfire that has charred more than 73,000 acres.37-year-old Wayne Allen Huntsman was taken into custody on suspicion of arson ...

19 September 2014

Weed residents allowed to return home today

Posted in Regional

Weed, Calif. --- Hundreds of residents gathered in weed Thursday night for a second meeting with California fire and police.Fire officials announced that at 10 am today residents will be able to hea ...

18 September 2014

Some Weed residents allowed to return home

Posted in Regional

Weed, Calif. --- Incredible stories of courage and survival rising from the ashes in Weed California. A community focusing more on what they have, as opposed to all they lost, the Boles fire started ...

17 September 2014

How you can help the community of Weed

Posted in Regional

Weed, Calif. --- There are so many places and ways you can help the people of Weed, California tonight. In Northern California, you can help through the North Valley Catholic Social Service. In Ja ...

15 September 2014

Wildfire breaks out in Weed

Posted in Regional

Updated (9/15 6:30pm) Evacuation center is at the County Fairgrounds in Yreka. From Cal Fire PIO Berlant: Hundreds of firefighters continue to battle the 300 acre Boles Fire in Siskiyou County. Over ...

10 September 2014

Siskiyou County Sheriff Department search for missing man

Posted in Local

Siskiyou County, Calif. -- The Siskyou County Sheriff Department posted the following information on their Facebook page:  On Wednesday, September 10, 2014, Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO ...

08 September 2014

Mountain Lion attacks 6 year old boy in California

Posted in Regional

Cupertino, Calif. -- A six-year-old boy is in the hospital after he was attacked by a mountain lion Sunday while hiking. The little boy was with his family near a Cupertino, California winery when t ...

08 September 2014

Yosemite National Park wildfire forces 100 hikers to evacuate

Posted in Regional

Yosemite Village, Calif. -- A 700 acre wildfire burning in Yosemite National Park forced the evacuation of some 100 hikers on Sunday. The meadow fire started burning early Sunday afternoon in Yosemi ...

01 September 2014

Napa's winery woes

Posted in Regional, Weather, Economy

Napa, Cali. -- (NBC News) While dozens of wineries in Napa, California's famed wine region are still cleaning up and tallying damage after last weekend's earthquake, their focus is changing. Winema ...

29 August 2014

Fire Retardant usage nearly triples

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

The average amount of fire retardant used during the past ten years has nearly tripled for the 2014 wildfire season.The average jumped from 235,000 gallows of fire retardant to more than 800,000 in ...