Tag Archives: California

Report: PG&E Ignored Repairs on Aging Power Lines

Utility knew for years dozens of lines posed a wildfire threat     SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric, which is blamed for some of California’s deadliest recent fires, knew for years that dozens of its aging power ...

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California Senate OKs Wildfire Proposal

Bill creates a wildfire fund of tens of billions of dollars     By KATHLEEN RONAYNE AND ANDREW OXFORD Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California senators approved a proposal Monday aimed at stabilizing the state’s electric utilities and putting ...

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Brush Fire Causes Evacuation of California Amusement Park

Evacuation and then shelter in place     SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — A fast-moving brush fire erupted near a huge amusement and water park in Southern California on Sunday, sending hundreds of visitors to the exit to escape clouds ...

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