By Veronica Rocha, Los Angeles Times September 22, 2014 9:38 a.m.
Firefighters battling the massive King fire in Northern California took advantage of favorable weather conditions this past weekend to make some progress against the blaze, with containment increasing to 17 percent overnight Sunday, officials reported.
By Patrick Timm September 21, 2014 6 a.m.
We logged yet another 90 degree high temperature Saturday into the record books. As of 5 p.m., the high was 94 degrees in Vancouver, the fourth one this month and the warmest since September 5, when it was 95 degrees.
By Associated Press September 19, 2014 6:58 p.m.
FOREST GROVE, Ore — Authorities say dozens of firefighters have responded to a brush fire burning in a rural area west of Portland. Residents of one road in the area have been told to evacuate.
By TERRY TANG and BRIAN SKOLOFF, Associated Press September 18, 2014 10:52 a.m.
TUCSON, Ariz. — A weakened Pacific storm slammed much of southeastern Arizona but spared the state's major metro areas.
By FENIT NIRAPPIL and SUDHIN THANAWALA, Associated Press September 18, 2014 10:29 p.m.
PLACERVILLE, Calif. — A man with a lengthy criminal history has been charged with deliberately starting a Northern California wildfire that has shown explosive growth and driven nearly 2,800 people from their homes, authorities said Thursday.
By Patrick Timm September 18, 2014 6 a.m.
Ready for 90 degrees once again? Yep, we could do that easily over the weekend with easterly winds in the forecast. We already have logged in about 20 days with highs of 90 degrees or better this summer.