fire prevention

Region’s fire officials urge residents to ring their homes with healthy stretch of defensible space

Monday was the official start of fire season, and fire crews say they are prepared, but are asking for citizen help as well. “What they should be doing is clearing away that fl ...

Sierra living can be free of fire worries

As fellow residents of the Sierra Nevada foothills, the employees of the Sierra Nevada Conservancy in Auburn are feeling the pain of those who lost their homes in the recent 49 Fir ...