Wine Country Fires

Tubbs Fire Fountaingrove
Terry Sanders/Fountaingrove
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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Matt Bigler
KCBS Radio Overnight News
March 12, 2019 - 8:53 pm
Prosecutors in four Northern California counties will not file criminal charges against PG&E in connection with a series of fires that burned through the region in October 2017.
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Tubbs Fire Fountaingrove
Terry Sanders/Fountaingrove
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
January 24, 2019 - 12:56 pm
The Tubbs Fire that burned across Sonoma County in October 2017, killing 22 people, was caused by a homeowner's electrical system, according to the Cal Fire.
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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)
Jason Brooks
January 07, 2019 - 1:38 pm
Bankruptcy fears sent PG&E's stock price plunging on Monday.
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KCBS Radio reporter Doug Sovern, right, stands with CBS Radio White House Correspondent Steven Portnoy, after receiving an Edward R. Murrow award for his coverage of the 2017 Wine Country fires.
KCBS Radio
KCBS Radio Morning News
October 23, 2018 - 8:55 am
KCBS Radio reporter Doug Sovern was awarded one of the top honors in broadcast journalism on Monday for his intrepid coverage of the Wine Country wildfires in 2017. The Radio Television Digital News Association highlighted Sovern's piece "Wine Country on Fire" with an Edward R. Murrow award in the...
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Tubbs Fire Fountaingrove
Terry Sanders/Fountaingrove
Holly Quan
October 03, 2018 - 10:33 am
Santa Rosa could be forced to cut 50 city jobs, including six firefighter positions, to help shore up the costs of fighting the Wine Country fires last year.
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Wine Country Wildfires
(PHOTO: Jason Bean/Reno Gazette-Journal via USA TODAY NETWORK)
Jeffrey Schaub
September 18, 2018 - 2:59 pm
Dozens of Sonoma County property owners whose homes were destroyed in wildfires last year are looking for special permission to rebuild.
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Santa Rosa Fire Damage
Santa Rosa Fire Damage (Photo credit: Jay Calderon/Richard Lui/USA Today)
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
June 19, 2018 - 2:28 pm
KCBS Radio has been honored with a National Murrow Award for its coverage of the Wine Country wildfires in October 2017. The Radio Television Digital News Association announced Tuesday that KCBS Radio Reporter Doug Sovern has been awarded with "Excellence in Sound" for his longform piece "Wine...
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Firefighter Paige Madrid hoses down an approaching wildfire near Kenwood in Sonoma County
Firefighter Paige Madrid hoses down an approaching wildfire near Kenwood in Sonoma County (Photo credit: Trevor Hughes-USA TODAY)
Megan Goldsby
April 11, 2018 - 7:40 pm
A new survey out of Sonoma and Napa counties shows that 85% of the areas' nonprofits were affected by last fall’s wildfires. And as KCBS Radio's Megan Goldsby reports, that’s regardless of their areas of expertise.
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Fire
Fire (Photo credit: Johann Helgason)
Megan Goldsby
April 11, 2018 - 9:16 am
A bill that would create a uniform disaster alert system for the state of California is moving forward in Sacramento. As KCBS Radio's Megan Goldsby reports, it was inspired by the Wine Country Fires
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