Placer Hills Fire

Colfax-area fire reduced to hot spots

Steep terrain and limited access were keeping fire crews from completely containing the rural grass fire Tuesday afternoon off Iowa Hill Road northeast of Colfax that started a day ...

Three small fires contained off I-80

Three small fires were quickly contained by CalFire and other officials Monday afternoon. Tony Peared, a dispatcher with Grass Valley CalFire, said the fires were reported by multi ...

Fire destroys Auburn home

A pet-loving neighbor saved two dogs despite the heavy smoke and flames that trapped them in the yard of an Auburn home that burned Wednesday. No occupants were reportedly inside ...