Sonoma County

The historic Soda Rock Winery plans to rebuild after suffering serious damage in the October 2019 Kincade fire in Sonoma County.
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All News KCBS Radio
November 27, 2019 - 4:06 pm
The Soda Rock Winery was damaged by the Kincade fire in Sonoma County, but the officials at the historic winemaker vow to rebuild on the property.
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The Church of Christ in Forestville, built in 1879, was badly damaged in a fire Nov. 25, 2019.
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Jeffrey Schaub
November 25, 2019 - 2:07 pm
A 140-year old church in Forestville suffered major damage during a fire Monday.
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: The Sebastiani Theatre and much of downtown remained dark on October 10, 2019 in Sonoma, California. Power outages were scheduled as preemptive moves by PG&E to address hot, dry and windy weather and the risk of wildfires, according to the company.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
November 20, 2019 - 10:53 am
Pacific Gas & Electric has again preemptively shut off power to hundreds of thousands of Californians, in an attempt to reduce fire danger from its equipment during windy and dry weather. The for-profit utility cut says an estimated 150,000 customers in 18 counties could be impacted, which...
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4: A structure continues to burn after the Kincade Fire moved through the area on October 24, 2019 in Geyserville, California.
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Holly Quan
November 08, 2019 - 10:58 am
Survivors of the Kincade Fire are essentially on the hook for most cleanup and recovery costs, with no help coming from the state or the Feds.
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Some pets and their owners were separated during the evacuations and road closures imposed during the Kincade Fire in Sonoma County in October 2019.
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Doug Sovern
October 31, 2019 - 4:42 pm
Two Chihuahuas, a chocolate lab and a cockatiel — those are the family members Linda Dillon packed in the car as she scrambled to get out of fire-threatened Healdsburg as the Kincade Fire raged in Sonoma County. She had to leave her 15 doves behind in their aviary amid the panic of the town’s...
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Firefighters monitor the Kincade Fire on October 29, 2019 in Healdsburg.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 31, 2019 - 9:05 am
Firefighters prevented the Kincade Fire from growing overnight and have reached 60% containment of the blaze, Cal Fire said Thursday morning. Weaker winds have enabled firefighters to make more progress against the flames. The fire had been 45% contained Wednesday night. Evacuation orders have been...
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9: Inmate firefighters take a break while battling the Kincade Fire on October 29, 2019 in Healdsburg.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 30, 2019 - 9:20 am
Firefighters doubled containment of the wild Kincade Fire to 30% Wednesday morning despite confronting strong winds overnight in Sonoma County, Cal Fire said . The fire's growth was largely stalled too as it increased by 687 acres to reach 76,825 acres or roughly 120 square miles. Winds that were...
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 Ashley LaFranchi (L) and Stephanie LaFranchi (R) walk through a family home that was destroyed by the Kincade Fire on October 28, 2019 in Calistoga.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 29, 2019 - 9:10 am
The Kincade Fire grew slowly overnight to 75,415 acres Tuesday morning while firefighters in Sonoma County and across the region braced for the return of strong winds that could quickly spread flames over long distances. The Kincade Fire had added 1,091 acres to its path of destruction between...
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Firefighters battle the Kincade Fire on October 27, 2019 in Windsor.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 28, 2019 - 7:19 am
The Kincade Fire grew by 12,000 acres overnight to 66,231 charred acres Monday morning, according to Cal Fire . The Kincade wildfire had wrecked 94 buildings in Sonoma County, a number that was unchanged from Sunday night . Firefighters maintained containment at 5% on Monday, Cal Fire said. A day...
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irefighters battle the Kincade Fire as it burns a barn on October 27, 2019 in Santa Rosa.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 28, 2019 - 5:48 am
Firefighters lost ground in their attempts to contain the raging Kincade Fire on Sunday as it grew to 54,298 acres in Sonoma County. The flames were 5% contained Sunday night, according to Cal Fire , down from 10% when the fire had destroyed 30,000 acres Sunday morning. Officials said that 94...
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