Paradise California

Tubbs Fire Fountaingrove
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Holly Quan
April 05, 2019 - 7:14 am
The California Office of Emergency Services is releasing a set of revamped guidelines for how to alert the public of an impending disaster.
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PG&E crews carry out repair work in Paradise, CA
Holly Quan/KCBS Radio
December 30, 2018 - 1:21 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's attorney general has told a federal judge it's possible the giant utility Pacific Gas & Electric Co. could face charges up to murder if investigators find reckless operation of power equipment caused any deadly wildfires in the past two years. The brief...
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Jenna Lane
December 21, 2018 - 9:37 pm
As the Camp Fire charged into Paradise on November 8, crews who were racing in two ambulances to evacuate hospital patients became, instead, firefighters.
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Jenna Lane
December 20, 2018 - 10:14 am
Some Paradise residents went to incredible lengths to survive the Camp Fire, only to face an uncertain future. Six weeks later, it’s still not clear where burn victims Paul and Suzie Ernest might live as they recover, or how long it might take for their neighbors, Travis and Carole Wright, to get a...
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Jessee Ernest
Jenna Lane
December 19, 2018 - 8:37 am
A couple from Paradise, badly burned as they and their neighbor tried to outrun the Camp Fire, were among 12 patients who filled the burn unit at UC Davis Medical Center. For the first half of Dr. Tina Palmieri's 20-year career in the Sacramento hospital, it would have been hard to imagine seeing...
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Jesee Ernest
Jenna Lane
December 18, 2018 - 12:00 am
A husband and wife are the only two people who remain in the burn unit of the UC Davis Medical Center with injuries from the Camp Fire. This is their story.
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Town of Paradise
Holly Quan
December 17, 2018 - 8:28 pm
Police in the burned-out town of Paradise may file criminal charges against a worker who made jokes in poor taste on social media about the wildfire, town officials said.
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Carole Wright
Jenna Lane
December 17, 2018 - 12:00 am
On the morning of November 8, Jessee Ernest was on his way to work in Chico. Looking up toward the ridge where he was raised, he could see smoke filling the skies over Sawmill Peak. From its fire lookout tower, people used to keep watch over Paradise, where his parents had lived for the last 44 of...
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Karissa Willhoit
Holly Quan
December 13, 2018 - 3:16 pm
One Chico woman is turning memories of a treasured bridge into a holiday keepsake, all in the name of rebuilding after a devastating wildfire.
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Kim Ringeisen
Matt Bigler
December 10, 2018 - 2:31 pm
A volunteer who searched charred wreckage in Paradise, California has donated nearly all of his belongings to residents who lost everything in the destructive Camp Fire.
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