Tag Archives: Kincade Fire

U.S. Judge Weighs if PG&E Violated Probation with 2019 Fire

One of the probation terms was that the utility not commit another federal, state or local crime     By DON THOMPSON Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge is weighing whether Pacific Gas & Electric violated its ...

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Criminal Charges Filed Against California Utility for 2019 Wildfire

33 charges accusing PG&E of injuring firefighters     By DON THOMPSON Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California prosecutor filed 33 criminal charges Tuesday accusing troubled Pacific Gas & Electric of inadvertently injuring six firefighters and endangering public ...

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Northern California Agencies Sue PG&E Over 2019 Wildfire

PG&E’s aging equipment has sparked several major fires in recent years     SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Sonoma County and several Northern California agencies sued Pacific Gas & Electric Co. on Tuesday over damage caused by a wildfire that ...

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PG&E Power Lines Blamed for California’s Kincade Fire

Report sent to district attorney’s office     SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric transmission lines sparked a wildfire in Northern California wine country last year that destroyed hundreds of homes and caused nearly 100,000 people to flee, ...

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Wildfire in Northern California Wine County Fully Contained

Wildfire drove 200,000 from their homes     SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a massive wildfire that destroyed hundreds of homes and other buildings and forced thousands of people to evacuate in Northern California wine country has been ...

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Video: San Francisco Firefighters Drive into Kincade Fire

Driving into the Kincade Fire     KTVU – San Francisco firefighters drove right into the heart of the Kincade Fire to help those in need. This is the vantage point of one of their crews through their windshield. On ...

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Fires Spread During Power Cuts in Northern California

Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency     By TERENCE CHEA and DON THOMPSON Associated Press SANTA ROSA, California (AP) — As nearly 200,000 people remain under evacuation order from threat of wildfire, some of the millions of ...

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Residents Flee, Power Cut as Firefighters Battle California Wildfire

Many were victims of the deadly wildfires in October 2017     By DON THOMPSON Associated Press PETALUMA, Calif. (AP) — Cody Rodriguez never went to sleep the night two years ago when wildfire roared out of tinder-dry hills in ...

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Winds Fuel Wildfires in Northern California

Nearly 100 structures destroyed in one blaze     By TERENCE CHEA and DON THOMPSON Associated Press SANTA ROSA, California (AP) — With ferocious winds driving multiple wildfires through bone-dry vegetation and nearly 200,000 people ordered to leave their homes, ...

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Photos: Kincade and Dorsey Fires

Wildfire photos from Oct. 27     SANTA ROSA, California (AP) — With ferocious winds driving multiple wildfires through bone-dry vegetation and nearly 200,000 people ordered to leave their homes, California’s governor declared a statewide emergency Sunday. Meanwhile, millions of ...

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