The Barnes fire burning in Modoc County has grown to over 4000 acres and prompts a shelter to open. The Modoc Sheriff’s Office said the new incident management team will shadow today and take over operations on Saturday. A shelter is established at the... Read More.
Cal OES enlists the aid of the military to help combat wildfires throughout the state. The first all-hazards fire engine strike team – known as Team Blaze – operated by a state military department has been created. Strike Teams will consist of a 4-person... Read More.
A tractor-trailer carrying a load of hay caught fire yesterday evening shutting down US 395 for 4 hours. Just after 6 pm, the Susanville Ca Highway Patrol responded to the incident near Flux road in Milford on 395. The hay load fully engulfed in... Read More.
A February blaze leaves Pasquetti Ranch in Sierraville burned to the ground. Due to the intensity of the blaze multiple agencies responded including the US forest service and Loyalton FD. A total of 5 engines, 4 chiefs, 3 water tenders and 2 patrols to... Read More.