Paradise

Rebekah Sager
July 11, 2019 - 7:28 am
Cal Fire released a dramatic new video Thursday chronicling the devastation of the first chaotic hours of last fall's Camp Fire. The Camp Fire has been called the worst wildfire in California history, leaving 85 people dead, 19,000 structures destroyed, decimating 90 percent of the town of Paradise...
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Rebekah Sager
June 18, 2019 - 2:53 pm
The town of Paradise has reached a $270 million settlement with Pacific Gas & Electric Corp., for devastating damages that occurred during the Camp Fire. The settlement is part of a larger payout of $1 billion that PG&E will distribute to local governments in conjunction with the utility...
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February 04, 2019 - 3:23 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Hundreds of residents living in recreational vehicles and other temporary shelters are being ordered to leave their burned out properties after federal authorities threatened to withhold paying for the massive cleanup of California's most destructive wildfire. The Paradise city...
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January 17, 2019 - 11:31 am
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Just two months after a wildfire wiped out Paradise, California, officials are gearing up for this year's fire season and fear the government shutdown could make it even more difficult than one of the worst in history. The winter months are critical for wildfire managers who...
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December 09, 2018 - 10:10 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A dog that survived the catastrophic wildfire in Northern California apparently protected the ruins of his home for almost a month until his owner returned. Madison was there waiting when Andrea Gaylord was allowed back to check on her burned property in Paradise this week...
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November 21, 2018 - 1:56 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Joining the ranks of a growing list of celebs devoted to helping victims of California's devastating fires, is Kanye West. West has partnered with Adidas to donate $500,000 to various wildfire relief funds. On a recent episode of the "Ellen Show," Kim Kardashian West appeared to...
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November 15, 2018 - 4:48 pm
CHICO, Calif. (AP) — Fire refugee Anna Goodnight sat on an overturned shopping cart Thursday morning in a Walmart parking lot as she ate scrambled eggs and tater tots while her husband drank a Budweiser. The couple was trying to put a good face on a weeklong ordeal that left them uncertain of the...
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November 13, 2018 - 7:12 am
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The blue of an unfurled body bag has become a gut-wrenching splash of color in this apocalyptic landscape as pressure mounts to account for the hundreds of missing people after a wildfire roared through the California town of Paradise. Coroner search teams, many accompanied...
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November 12, 2018 - 7:21 am
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — As wildfires raged at both ends of California, officials released another grim statistic: Six more dead in a swath of Northern California wiped out by fire, raising the death toll there to 29. It matched California's record for deaths in a single fire and brought the...
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