Preliminary report on the massive March 11 fire says it was ignited by ‘hot or smoldering object.’
Better forest management could shrink future wildfires and save hundreds of millions of dollars. Read more …
Profusion of new devices lets law enforcement gather data about personal lives of law-abiding citizens.
Fires and lightning caused havoc statewide, and hundreds of cowboys turned out for a gay rodeo.
The fire burned more than a quarter of a million acres in Yosemite and the Stanislaus National Forest. See before-and-after photos from a plot in the national forest. …read more
The latest U.N. report includes recommendations for how the state might try to adapt. …read more
The week’s news in photos from around the Bay.
Five-alarm blaze guts sprawling apartment complex under construction near UCSF campus and AT&T Park.
The news in photos from around the Bay.