Update: Governor Jerry Brown has requested a Major Disaster Declaration from President Trump, while a state of emergency has been declared in Los Angeles, Ventura and Butte counties. From Brown’s request: “If granted, a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration would make individuals in the impacted counties eligible for a number of […]

It was my worst-case scenario…. I wasn’t home, I wasn’t able to get there and I had to evacuate. — Sarah Gustafson, who evacuated with her six cats Javier Panzar and Matt HamiltonContact Reporters With a heat wave continuing to bake California and the rest of the West, wildfires forced […]