Pleasanton Ridge wildfire: Evacuation orders lifted on Canyon Fire near Sunol, near Niles Canyon

SUNOL, Calif. (KGO) — Evacuation orders have been lifted for the 71-acre wildfire burning near Sunol and Pleasanton on Thursday afternoon, CAL FIRE says. WHAT TO KNOW: Fires currently burning in Sunol, Benicia, Vacaville, Port Costa The Canyon Fire is burning on the ridge between Fremont and Pleasanton, north of Niles Canyon, according to Fremont … Read more

Edgewood Fire: San Mateo County residents say brush fire got ‘awfully close’ to homes

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (KGO) — CAL FIRE says that the 20-acre Edgewood Fire burning in San Mateo County is now 80% contained, as of 6:07 pm Wednesday. All evacuation orders have been downgraded to warnings on the six-alarm fire. Residents in the Woodside and Portola Valley areas should expect to smell smoke from the fire … Read more

Napa County brush fire: ‘Old Fire’ at 570 acres, 15 percent contained; evacuation orders lifted for residents, CAL Fire says

NAPA, Calif. (KGO) — Evacuation orders have been lifted in Napa County on Wednesday as a brush fire continues to burn, CAL Fire says. Authorities said overnight residents are able to return home. At 6:40 a.m. Wednesday, CAL FIRE tweeted containment has grown to 15 percent and remains at 570 acres. #OldFire Napa County UPDATE: … Read more