Firefighters on the Plumas National Forest Beckwourth Ranger District plan to conduct the burns about 2 miles north of the community of Delleker and 1 mile north of Highway 70. At 10 am, crews will begin ignitions to treat around 25 acres of... Read More.
There were a few burning questions swirling around social media during Monday night’s 75th annual Emmy Awards. Here’s a roundup of answers to things that may have puzzled viewers who tuned in to TV’s biggest night.– Who was that mysterious green goblin who walked... Read More.
(SALISBURY, N.C.) -- A North Carolina community is praising the lifesaving actions of a police officer who rescued an unconscious driver.The Aug. 8 incident involving Lt. Corey Brooks of the Salisbury Police Department, about 30 minutes northeast of Charlotte, was captured on the officer's... Read More.
(PERSHING COUNTY, Nev.) -- A death was confirmed at the Burning Man festival over the weekend after thousands of attendees were left mired in mud from torrential rains and were advised to conserve food and water, as all roads in and out of the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Burning Man attendees are expected to begin leaving the festival on Monday after a downpour and massive flooding left them stranded over the weekend.The festival, held in the Black Rock Desert in northwestern Nevada, garnered more than 70,000 people last year,... Read More.
(PERSHING COUNTY, Nev.) -- A death has been confirmed at Burning Man after thousands of attendees were left mired in mud from torrential rains and were being advised to conserve food and water as all roads in and out of the desert arts and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The hundreds of wildfires burning in Canada are continuing to cause poor air quality conditions for millions of residents in the U.S.On Thursday, the National Weather Service issued air quality alerts for at least 20 states from Minnesota and as far south... Read More.
The Plumas National Forest is resuming pile burn projects in Butterfly Valley this week. Firefighters successfully treated 10 acres of piles yesterday with a plan to hold off on ignitions today as crews focus on mopping up and securing the piles.The forest service says... Read More.
Plumas National Forest firefighters are set to continue their pile-burning activities across the forest this week, with successful treatment in Butterfly Valley last week. In the Mount Hough Ranger District, firefighters have treated 29 acres of piles in the Genesee area.Tomorrow expect to see... Read More.
Portola is under the annual mandatory wood stove curtailment period, which started on November 1st, restricting homes from using non-EPA-certified fireplaces or stoves.The U.S. EPA officially designated the Greater Portola area as not meeting federal standards of allowable fine particulate matter in the air... Read More.