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The LNU Lightning Complex fires have destroyed 1,209 homes and other structures, including 379 in Napa County and nine in Lake County.
The LNU Lightning Complex fires have destroyed 1,209 homes and other structures, including 212 in Sonoma County.
The fire, ignited by lightning, sparked Aug. 18 just south of the Woodward Trail in Point Reyes National Seashore.
The blaze burned about 450 square feet at Slade Park, near the SMART train tracks, according to the Novato Police Department.
The girls, ages 13 and 14, told police it was the second time the man followed them.
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He faces up to five years in prison and a $250,000 fine.
For the first time, Israeli firefighters have set foot on American soil to help suppress massive wildfires in Northern California.
Anxiety and depression brought on by coronavirus isolation and uncertainly are "alarming," according to UC Berkeley researcher.
Read the latest information on the wildfires burning in California as of Aug. 31.
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From the weekend:
Legislators in the Golden State are assembling a task force to analyze and make recommendations for reparations to Black Americans.
A man who was arrested for arson reportedly told deputies that he set the fire because his day wasn't going well.
As firefighters pour their energy in to the Massive Hennessey Fire and thousands return home, Damage inspection teams arrive.
A San Francisco muni operator became ill and later died after crashing into parked cars Saturday.
Assistance centers will open on Saturday in Guerneville and Healdsburg to aid residents affected by the Walbridge and Meyers fires.
The LNU Lightning Complex Fires have prompted officials to close wildlife areas for all public uses until further notice.
Here is the latest information on the California wildfires burning as of Aug. 28. See also: an interactive map of the fire locations.
Everything you need to know about the fire season for 2020 and how to prepare for and prevent wildfires.