Response Deck a Major Tool for Santa Barbara Engine Crews and Area Residents
Response Deck is a major tool for Santa Barbara engine crews and area residents. Read story.
Real Time Danger During the Jesusita Blaze and Human Lives vs. Expensive Homes
Real time danger during the Jesusita blaze and human lives vs. expensive homes. Read story.
USGS Video on Southern California's Unique Ecology
USGS 30-minute video on Southern California's unique ecology. Read story.
Stihl Agrees to Confidential Payout for 60 Homeowners
The Stihl Corporation agrees to a confidential payout for 60 homeowners. Read story.
Driver’s Catalytic Converter Ignites Dry Grass
Party guest puts wedding at the Farmhouse on hold for an hour. Read story.
A Personal Report and Collection of Stats from the Wildland Blaze
A Personal Report and Collection of Stats from the Wildland Blaze Read story.
Relief from Winds Pushes Aerial Attack into High Gear
New jet assists in closing off last edge of the White Fire. Read story.
Charcoals Thrown on Dry Grass May Have Started the Fire
White Fire may have been started by a careless camper who threw hot charcoals out on the grass. Read story.
Potentially dangerous fire near TV Hill is doused thanks to quick response by City Fire. Read story.
Firefighters getting quick hold on fire that's visible across Santa Barbara. Read story.
Judge Orders City to Pay Legal Costs and Consultants' Fees
Judge orders city to pay legal costs and consultants' fees. Read story.
Wildfire Threatening Structures, Affecting Morning Traffic on Highway 154
UPDATED, NOON.: Lookout Fire is on the ropes, but firefighters work fast to beat afternoon winds. Read story.
20 Acres Burning By West Camino Cielo; 10 Engines, 2 Air Tankers, 150 People Fighting Flames
UPDATED, 8:45 p.m.: Fire held at 15 acres, crews mopping up. Read story.
Civil Suit Against 'Tea Fire Ten' Continues
Civil suit against “Tea Fire Ten” continues. Read story.
The city must pay monetary damages to three victims of 2008’s Tea Fire who lost their homes and were prevented by the city from rebuilding because of the Conejo Slide Ordinance. Read story.