California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection

Dry lightning raises Northern California fire danger

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) has increased its staffing due to the dry lightning and strong winds that have hit Northern California. A low ...

Cal Fire issues statewide burn ban

California's dry conditions and high temperatures, along with increased fire activity, has prompted the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) to suspend ...

Noon Hour Update: Beating the heat; $150 fee displeasure heats up and Auburn City Council

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Tuesday editio ...