Deputy walks through Mosquito Fire to save couple

An elderly couple were rescued from the Mosquito Fire line by a Northern California sheriff’s deputy, authorities said. The couple and their two dogs were in an area evacuated from the fire when they called the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office this week. They said they were stuck on Volcanoville Road with no way to … Read more

Machine failure may have caused fatal wildfire in Northern California

A wood products company said Wednesday it was investigating whether a fire that killed two people as it swept through a northern California town was caused by the possible failure of a wood spraying machine. water used to cool the ashes in its plating plant. Previous coverage in player video above Roseburg Forest Products Co. … Read more

Stockton sheriff’s deputy turns himself in after double murder

The intense manhunt for the Northern California sheriff’s deputy – the suspect in a bizarre double murder in which a husband and wife were shot dead early Wednesday morning in their home – has come to an abrupt end nearly 12 hours later with a phone call. Devin Williams Jr., a deputy with the Alameda … Read more

Stockton sheriff’s deputy turns himself in after double murder

The intense manhunt for the Northern California sheriff’s deputy – the suspect in a bizarre double murder in which a husband and wife were shot dead early Wednesday morning in their home – has come to an abrupt end nearly 12 hours later with a phone call. Devin Williams Jr., a deputy with the Alameda … Read more

Flex alert issued for Californians amid expected heat wave

The California grid operator is asking people to save energy for a second straight day as it extends its Flex Alert. Cal ISO announced on Wednesday that it will extend its Flex Alert until Thursday hours after Governor Gavin Newsom has signed an executive order intended to temporarily speed up the state’s energy supply. With … Read more

Evacuations issued as wildfire burns in Nevada County

At least one home was destroyed in the so-called Still Fire that forced mandatory evacuations across Nevada County on Saturday, authorities said. CalFire crews responded to the fire burning in the Wolf Road area of ​​Still Road, the state fire agency said on social media. It is across Highway 49 from Lake of Pines and … Read more

Body and car found in Prosser Lake near where Kiely Rodni disappeared

A body and a car have been found in a Truckee lake where authorities and dive teams are looking for Kiely Rodni, a 16-year-old girl who has been missing for two weeks. LiveCopter 3 footage showed the car being pulled out of the Prosser Creek Reservoir on Sunday evening and tarps were brought out to … Read more

Body and car found in Prosser Lake near where Kiely Rodni, 16, disappeared

A body and a car have been found in a Truckee lake where authorities and dive teams are looking for Kiely Rodni, a 16-year-old girl who has been missing for two weeks. Law enforcement has not confirmed that it was Rodni. The specialist search and recovery dive team called Adventures With Purpose (AWP) began searching … Read more

DNA, dental records identify 4 killed by McKinney Fire

Authorities have identified four people killed last month when California’s biggest and deadliest wildfire of the year swept through a remote hamlet. DNA and dental analysis were used to identify residents of the Klamath River, the Siskyou County Sheriff’s Office tweeted Friday. It was Kathleen Shoopman, 73. ; Charles Kays, 79; Judith Kays, 82, and … Read more