Wildfire

Flames consume a Kentucky Fried Chicken as the Camp Fire tears through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018
AP Photo/Noah Berger
Doug Sovern
December 05, 2018 - 11:41 am
Officials in Berkeley are rethinking their wildfire evacuation strategy, modeled after the procedure used in Paradise, which was destroyed by the state's deadliest fire.
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Air Quality Index readings
From Bay Area Air Quality Management District
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 21, 2018 - 6:28 am
For the first time in nearly two weeks, air quality readings in much of the Bay Area dropped from "hazardous" and "unhealthy" to lesser categories on Wednesday morning.
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Investigators recover remains in Paradise, Calif.
(AP Photo/John Locher, File)
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 21, 2018 - 6:00 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on California's wildfires (all times local): 8 p.m. A California sheriff says the list of names of those unaccounted for after a deadly wildfire has increased to 870. Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea says the additional 171 names came from a backlog of...
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- In this Nov. 9, 2018 photo, Cathy Fallon reacts as she stands near the charred remains of her home in Paradise, Calif
.(AP Photo/John Locher, File)
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 20, 2018 - 6:49 am
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on California's wildfires (all times local): 7:30 p.m. A Northern California sheriff says two more sets of human remains were found Monday, bringing the total number killed in a devastating California wildfire to 79. Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea says the list...
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Canceled due to air quality poster
KCBS Radio/Stan Bunger
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 20, 2018 - 3:00 am
Smoke-weary Bay Area residents will soon be trading their N95 facemasks for umbrellas. The first major weather system of the season is expected to bring rain as early as Tuesday night in the North Bay, with the entire region expected to see rain by Wednesday morning.
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Images from CalFire map of Camp Fire destruction zone
CalFire/KCBS Radio photo montage
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 14, 2018 - 6:13 am
A newly-deployed approach to mapping the destruction wrought by the Camp Fire in Butte County is allowing evacuated residents to see whether their home survived the flames--and also revealing the capricious nature of the disaster.
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Coroners investigator searches for remains in Paradise, CA
AP Photo/John Locher
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 13, 2018 - 7:17 am
Coroner search teams, many accompanied by a chaplain, have fanned out across Paradise, visiting dozens of addresses that belong to people reported missing since last week's explosive blaze leveled this town of 27,000. At least 42 people were confirmed dead, making it the deadliest in state history .
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Home for sale destroyed by Camp Fire in Paradise, CA
Holly Quan/KCBS Radio
November 12, 2018 - 9:42 am
There are ways to help the victims of the massive Camp Fire.
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Nic Palmer
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 09, 2018 - 7:00 am
Air quality in the Bay Area plunged into "unhealthy" levels Friday as smoke from the distant Camp Fire in Butte County blanketed the region.
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 30: Pedestrians walk by a Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) truck at a job site on July 30, 2014 in San Francisco, California. A federal grand jury has added 27 new charges, including obstruction of justice, the criminal case agains
PG&E Truck (Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
November 07, 2018 - 2:12 pm
PG&E warned customers in nine Northern California counties, including Napa and Sonoma, that they may lose power as a wildfire precaution.
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