Articles tagged with: California

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 ...

28 August 2014

Happy Camp Complex Fire starting evacuations

Posted in Local

Updated (8/29 2pm) The Happy Camp Complex Fire continues to grow and there is no sign of letting up. Fire activity increased dramatically yesterday afternoon and grew to more than 44,500 acres. Tha ...

26 August 2014

Kill switch: cell phone security

Posted in U.S. & World News

Calif. --- (KCRA) California Governor Jerry Brown signed the nation's first-of-its-kind smartphone legislation Monday that will require a "kill switch" on all smartphones sold in his state.The techn ...

22 August 2014

Sacramento patient tests negative for Ebola

Posted in U.S. & World News

Sacramento, Calif. -- California health officials say a patient hospitalized at Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento has tested negative for the Ebola Virus. Dr. Ron Chapman with the California Depart ...