While Risk Diminishes, Thomas Fire Nears State RecordThe Thomas Fire is only 500 acres from overtaking the 2003 Cedar Fire as the largest in California history.
Resilient Crews Endure Powerful Winds, Evacuation Orders Lifted For Thomas FireAll mandatory and voluntary evacuation orders in place for several days were lifted for Santa Barbara County at around 9 a.m. Thursday.
Exhausted Thomas Homeowners Dealing With Lawsuits, Fear Of Looters And Flare UpsRed Flag warnings are in affect from 6 p.m. Wednesday to 10 a.m. Thursday for southern Santa Barbara County.
NASA Images Show Progress On Thomas FireOn Dec. 16 plumes of smoke were seen along the coast with several spots of fire. By Dec. 19 most of the smoke and fire is not visible from space.
Burglars Steal $75K In Property From Thomas Fire EvacueesAdding insult to injury, a family that was forced to pack up their home to escape the Thomas Fire were hit by burglars who broke into their SUVs and stole more than $75,000 of their valuables.
Crews Scramble To Make Gains On Thomas Fire Before Winds Pick UpHot, gusty winds that caused a huge flare-up and forced more evacuations last weekend are expected to whip up again Wednesday.
Culinary Commander Feeds Firefighters On The Front LinesCelebrity Chef Jose Andes fed Puerto Rico after the hurricane and now he’s in Ventura County doing the same.
Rob Lowe Thanks Firefighters By Serving Them Dinner At His Home Weary firefighters who have been working round the clock to save homes from the devastating Thomas Fire were treated to a "thank you" meal this weekend, courtesy of actor Rob Lowe.
Student Scientists Investigating How Ash From Wildfires Is Affecting Marine LifeIt's possible the ash is raising the risk of polluting the fish we eat and sending even more toxins into the air.
Thomas Fire: Latest Closures And EvacuationsThe Thomas fire, now the largest in California's history, entered its 14th day Sunday at 40 percent containment.
Strong Gusts Stoke Thomas Fire, State's 3rd Largest, As Residents Try To Return 'To Some Normalcy'The Thomas Fire continued to burn at both ends, northwest of Santa Barbara into the Los Padres National Forest, and east near Fillmore, where winds were dangerously strong Sunday evening.
Funeral Procession Held For Firefighter Killed Battling Thomas FireCory Iverson is survived by a 2-year-old daughter, and a pregnant wife.
Red Flag Warnings Keep Firefighters On High AlertRed flag warnings were in place again Saturday night and Sunday as winds were expected to kick up.
New Evacuations As Thomas Fire Rages, No Relief In SightThe Thomas Fire is now the third largest fire on record in California and the biggest firefighting effort in state history.
Thomas Fire: Latest Closures And EvacuationsThe Thomas Fire has burned at least 267,500 acres and destroyed more than 1,000 structures.