Brian Swanson

Cut tree shuts off power to 3,600 residents in Colfax area

A felled tree caused about 3,600 Pacific Gas & Electric Company customers to lose power Thursday afternoon. Initial reports indicate that someone cut the estimated 100-foot tall t ...

Lingering 49 Fire questions spark private investigation, possible lawsuit

Frustrated by what they consider an inconclusive probe, some victims of the 49 Fire are looking for answers outside the Cal Fire investigation. A group of them met Wednesday with a ...