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January 10, 2019 8:58 PM PG&E restores gas service to Paradise customers affected by wildfire

(Reuters) - PG&E Corp, the electricity provider in the northern California region ravaged by a deadly wildfire, on Thursday said it has restored natural gas services to nearly all Paradise customers who were able to receive it. PG&E said here its crew has completed repairing, testing and restoring of gas mains in the mountain town of Paradise which was wiped 97

December 12, 2018 4:31 AM PG&E says cause of Camp Fire not yet determined despite probe

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) released a new report on Tuesday into a massive California wildfire that ignited near one of its damaged towers, offering new details of the incident but stopping short of accepting blame. The Camp Fire broke out on the morning of Nov. 8 near the Northern California mountain community 76

December 11, 2018 1:39 AM Firms to pay $9M to settle suit over 2012 California fire

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Officials say a construction company and a logging firm have collectively agreed to pay $9 million for damages resulting from a 2012 wildfire that burned more than 1,600 acres of national forest land in Northern California. The U.S. Attorney's office in Sacramento says Monday that the agreement settles a lawsuit brought by the federal 81

December 10, 2018 10:15 PM California family finds cat alive a month after deadly blaze

PARADISE, Calif. – A family has been reunited with their cat after it stayed behind during a deadly wildfire last month that leveled their home in Northern California. Courtney Werblow and her family returned to her parents' burned home in Paradise over the weekend and found their beloved cat, Timber, standing near the ruins. Werblow recorded a video 61

December 8, 2018 3:21 AM Mountain lion dies after surviving California wildfire

This May 22, 2018, photo provided by the U.S. National Park Service shows the mountain lion known as P-64, also known as the "Culvert Cat," during one of his many crossings of U.S. Highway 101 freeway in Agoura Hills, Calif. Authorities using data from his tracking collar found the remains of P-64 on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in an unburned area of the Simi Hills 75

December 7, 2018 11:24 PM Mountain lion that crossed freeways died after California wildfire

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A Southern California mountain lion that crossed freeways dozens of times, evading potentially deadly traffic, has died after burning its paws during a wildfire, officials said on Friday. The 4-year-old mountain lion, which biologists had tracked with a GPS collar and had named P-64, was roaming in the Simi Hills, northwest of Los Angeles 64

December 6, 2018 11:29 PM California utility probing possibility wires involved in wildfire

(Reuters) - A California utility informed regulators on Thursday that it was investigating whether a devastating wildfire near Malibu last month may have been caused by contact between a wire that provides pole support and a live wire. Southern California Edison, in a letter to the California Public Utilities Commission, said it had not found evidence 119

December 5, 2018 11:38 AM California woman puts million-dollar apartment sale on hold to house wildfire victims

Raw video: Residential developer Caryn Kramer decided to postpone apartment sale and house fire victims at no cost. A California residential developer was looking for at least $1 million for her apartment until raging wildfires rampaged up and down the state. Caryn Kramer, the owner of Blue Wave Solutions who lives in Oakland, told KTVU on Tuesday she had two offers 75

December 4, 2018 4:51 AM Sheriff: 11 still missing after deadly California wildfire

An exterior wall stands in front of the burned home of Patrick Holden and Nancy Barnes, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in Paradise, Calif. Holden and Barnes were listed as missing but are actually vacationing in Hawaii. (AP Photo/Noah Berger) PARADISE, Calif. – The sheriff in a Northern California county where dozens were killed by a deadly wildfire says only 11 people 80

November 27, 2018 2:12 AM Video of Border Patrol agent's gender-reveal explosion that sparked wildfire released

Border Patrol Agent Dennis Dickey has pleaded guilty to starting an Arizona fire that caused millions of dollars in damage, when his gender reveal celebration went terribly wrong. Video of a U.S. Border Patrol agent's gender-reveal party explosion that sparked Arizona's Sawmill Fire last year was released by the U.S. Forest Service on Monday. The shot shows 9872