Cal Fire

Trailer fire sparks in Lincoln

A Wednesday afternoon fire engulfed a doublewide trailer in Lincoln. The fire started at about 1 p.m. and was reported on Thousand Oaks Drive. The trailer was in flames when Wh ...

Local crews sent to cover state fires

State officials have called for help from local firefighters as large blazes have forced mass evacuations and burned thousands of acres of forestland in California. As of Friday, ...

A day of fires

A grass fire charred 30 acres and burned one abandoned barn Thursday near the intersection of Moore Road and Nelson Lane, according to Cal Fire Battalion Chief Fred Lopez. Units f ...

How to prepare for fire season

With the fires in Santa Barbara being a tragic reminder of nature’s power, many rural Lincoln residents are preparing their homes for another fire season. “I keep the green zo ...

Early dry conditions point to busy fire season ahead

A scorching start to fire season has sent a clear message to fire officials about the summer ahead. “We are active very early,” said Bill Mendonca, battalion chief with Cal Fi ...

One remains hospitalized from Lincoln fire

One of two Cal Fire firefighters hospitalized in the UC Davis Medical Center’s burn unit after being overcome by a June 11 blaze in Lincoln was released Monday. “He’s recupe ...