Plumas National Forest

Volunteers toughen up bobcat kitten who’s too nice

PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California animal rescue group is trying to help an orphaned bobcat kitten with a problem: She’s too nice.

12/27/2012

Red flag alert may hinder 2 NorCal fires

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Officials are hoping a red flag warning will not hamper the anticipated containment of two major wildfires across Northern California. CalFire spokeswoman Julie Hutchinson said Tuesday that despite the Ponderosa Fire […]

08/28/2012

Ponderosa wildfire calming down

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Officials say firefighters battling two major wildfires across Northern California are hoping to fully contain the blazes this week. CalFire spokeswoman Julie Hutchinson said Monday that the Ponderosa Fire located 25 […]

08/27/2012

NorCal fire burns 7 homes, threatens thousands

(AP) – Firefighters in Northern California on Monday struggled to gain control of a growing wildfire that has destroyed at least seven homes and forced thousands of rural residents to evacuate. The blaze that started […]

08/20/2012

Firefighters gaining edge on California wildfires

(AP) – Firefighters across California were monitoring whether potential thunderstorms and strong winds Thursday could make their work more difficult as they gain ground on several raging wildfires. In Northern California, crews were getting the […]

08/16/2012

Weekend thunderstorms fuel Calif. wildfires

(AP) – An uncontained wildfire in Northern California‘s Plumas National Forest has consumed more than 16 square miles, fueled by winds from weekend thunderstorms. Officials say the Chips Fire grew in multiple directions on Sunday, […]

08/06/2012

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 28,155 other followers