Tag Archives: Glass Fire

Up Close at the Glass Fire

Behind the scenes with Alameda County firefighters     Alameda County Fire XAL 2016A, comprised of Alameda County Fire, Fremont Fire, Hayward Fire, and Oakland Fire, has been working for the last 72 hours as part of the initial attack ...

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California Wildfires Surpass 4 Million Acres

More than 8,200 California wildfires have killed 31 people     By JOCELYN GECKER and SUMAN NAISHADHAM Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a year that has already brought apocalyptic skies and smothering smoke to the West Coast, California ...

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Shelter Deployment at California’s Glass Fire

Two firefighters not injured     By OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Flames devoured swaths of brush and trees in Northern California on Wednesday amid unseasonably hot and dry weather. Officials said wind-whipped flames led two firefighters to ...

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California Approaches 4 Million Acres Burned

At least 30 dead in wildfires this year     By OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California is poised to hit a fearsome milestone: 4 million acres burned this year by wildfires that have killed 30 ...

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California’s Wine Country Faces Fire Fatigue

The Glass Fire spread rapidly and is now burning through land that was saved from the other recent wine country fires     By OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ and TERRY CHEA Associated Press NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Will Abrams and his ...

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Dying Winds Give Hope in Northern California Wildfires

Glass Fire rages through two counties     By JANIE HAR Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Easing winds gave California firefighters a break Tuesday as they battled a destructive wildfire that was driven by strong winds through wine country ...

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