Tag Archives: Paradise

Paradise Fire Cleanup Resumes after Weather Improves

Cleanup is expected to be costliest in state history     PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — State officials say debris removal on Northern California hills scarred by a deadly wildfire will resume next week after being suspended for 10 days because ...

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California Utility Moves Closer to Responsibility for Deadly Wildfire

Camp Fire killed over 80 people and destroyed a town     By SUDHIN THANAWALA and CATHY BUSSEWITZ, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. inched closer to taking responsibility for the deadliest U.S. wildfire in ...

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Sheriff Names One More Victim of Deadly California Wildfire

Sheriff’s office has identified 74 of those who died     PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in Northern California have named another victim of a 2018 wildfire that devastated a town and killed 85. The Butte County Sheriff’s Office says ...

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Dog Reunited with Family 101 Days after California Wildfire

Kingston jumped out of truck as family left Paradise     PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — A dog named Kingston is back with his family 101 days after he jumped out of their truck as they fled a devastating Northern California ...

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Families Remember Those Lost in Paradise Wildfire

The oldest was 99     By JOCELYN GECKER and JANIE HAR, Associated Press On that frantic morning, TK Huff was calm. The 71-year-old amputee sat in his wheelchair, pointing a garden hose at what quickly became the deadliest wildfire ...

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Sheriff Names More Victims of Deadly California Wildfire

Paradise wildfire killed 85 people     PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have identified two more victims of a destructive 2018 Northern California wildfire that killed 85. The Butte County sheriff’s office said Wednesday that 74-year-old Gerald Rodrigues of Paradise ...

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California Wildfire Victims in RVs Ordered to Leave Properties

Paradise officials rescind law to receive federal funding     By PAUL ELIAS, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hundreds of Northern California wildfire victims desperate for housing and living in recreational vehicles on their burned-out lots were ordered off ...

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Two More Identified in Deadly California Wildfire

At least 86 people were killed in the wildfire     PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California sheriff’s office has released the names of two more people who died in a devastating wildfire that killed at least 86 people. ...

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Insurance Claims from deadly California Wildfires Top $11.4B

More than $8 billion of the November 2018 losses stem from Paradise     By KATHLEEN RONAYNE, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Insurance claims from California’s deadly November 2018 wildfires have topped $11.4 billion, making the series of fires ...

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Wells Fargo Donates $3.25M for Deadly Wildfire Relief

$2 million will help evacuees at Chico shelter     SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Wells Fargo is donating $3.25 million to help residents and business affected by a deadly wildfire that leveled a Northern California town. The San Francisco-based bank ...

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