Flames tore through a two-story home Tuesday morning in Escondido, severely damaging the house and displacing the family that lived there, fire officials said. Read More
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The Redding Fire Department and Redding Firefighters, Local 1934 are saddened to announce the passing of one of their own. Fire Prevention Inspector Jeremy Stoke lost his life on the evening of July 26, 2018, while battling the Carr Fire in Shasta County. … Read More
Friday, July 27 California Fire Foundation Chairman Brian K. Rice interviewed by New York Times on the proliferation of fire season in California. Saturday, July 28 California Fire Foundation Chairman Brian K. Rice on CNN discussing Carr Fire: Sunday, July … Read More
The Sequoia and Kings National Park is saddened to announce the loss of one of its firefighters in the line of duty. Brian Hughes, captain of the Arrowhead Interagency Hotshot Crew, died on July 29, 2018 while fighting the Ferguson … Read More