A fire crew battling the Six Rivers Fire loses everything as the blaze overtook their vehicles this Saturday. The El Dorado Miwok Indian Tribe from Shingle Springs were safely away from their vehicles battling the flames further away and no one was injured. The... Read More.
The lightning-caused 3-8 Fire that started in the early morning hours of yesterday around 3 am to the NE of Bieber is up to 75% contained as of this morning. The forward spread of the fire was stopped around 11 am yesterday at 14... Read More.
A massive fish kill has been suspected to be caused by the McKinney Fire. Between Indian Creek and Seiad Creek in Happy Camp, the Karuk Tribe found hundreds of dead fish floating in the river. The mass killing of the fish of all species... Read More.
A long-time board member of the Lassen Fire Safe council has left and the council is welcoming a new leadership team to continue the council’s mission. Ruth Morentz, the council board chair said “The board is committed to doing more projects and... Read More.
Modoc County is under a red flag warning today issued by the National Weather Service in Medford Oregon. Gusty winds have the potential to contribute to fire spread and include the areas of Alturas, Canby, the Warner mountains, and parts... Read More.
The Plumas national forest responded to a holdover fire from Saturday’s lightning event that ignited the Devil’s Fire. That fire started on Grizzly ridge near the Devil’s Punchbowl. One of the last remaining holdouts during the Dixie Fire due to its tough... Read More.
The Lassen-Modoc CAL FIRE unit says hundreds of lightning strikes have occurred within their protection area this past week. 10 of those strikes caused reports of a fire to which crews responded and only two needed suppression efforts made. With the continuing chance of... Read More.
Plumas National Forest steps up fire restrictions. With extended hot weather increasing the likelihood of fire dangers and drying of fuels the forest service is entering stage II of their fire restrictions levels. This means you can only build campfires in designated recreation sites... Read More.
Today marks the one-year anniversary of the historic loss of the town of Greenville during the Dixie Fire. The town has come out of the ashes and continues to rebuild and grow stronger as a community. To commemorate the date there will... Read More.