Local, state and federal officials announced Thursday the virtual completion of debris removal from 4,500 parcels burned or damaged in the October wildfires in Sonoma, Napa, Lake and Mendocino counties.
Cal Fire officials said the Tubbs Fire and the Nuns Fire in Napa and Sonoma counties are 99 percent contained.
Some residents who had been evacuated in both Napa and Sonoma counties area being allowed to return homes.
The evacuation order for the City of Calistoga is lifted as of 2 p.m. today, the Napa County Sheriff's Office announced.
Several school districts and colleges affected by the fires in the Bay Area will remain closed until next week or beyond.
Twenty-one fires across California have killed 26 people, destroyed thousands of structures and burned nearly 200,000 acres.
Seven fire-related deaths in Sonoma County and two in Napa brings the total number in the Bay Area to nine.
A 3.6 magnitude earthquake occurred at 8:59 a.m. Thursday 7 miles west-northwest of Calistoga in Napa County.
A rare bout of late spring thunder, lightening and hail moved across parts of the Bay Area Sunday.
A San Francisco woman died Friday when her motorcycle collided with a Dodge truck north of Calistoga in unincorporated Napa County Friday evening.
A Michigan man is scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday afternoon in Sonoma County Superior Court for the killing of a Geyserville man on Thanksgiving.
The Valley Fire evacuation center at the Napa County Fairgrounds in Calistoga closed Thursday morning.
The boyfriend of a woman who was found dead Friday in a Calistoga bed and breakfast inn was arrested in Nevada.
The Valley Fire that started in Lake County on Saturday and has spread to Napa and Sonoma counties has burned 67,200 acres and is 30 percent contained.
A fire that started in Lake County Saturday afternoon and spread to 10,000 acres in hours has burned into to Napa County.
A destructive moth with the ominous name of the Western Grapeleaf Skeletonizer has been found in a vineyard trap in Calistoga.
The California Highway Patrol responded to an overturned vehicle in the petrified forests in Napa County Saturday evening, according to CHP.