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CAL FIRE works to remove state’s growing number of dead trees

Several years of drought and an accompanying tree-eating beetle epidemic have had a…

 

Eduardo Chaparo-Esquivel

Man who intentionally ran over Cal Fire firefighter in 2011 convicted on three charges

The man accused of intentionally running over a Cal Fire firefighter in…

 

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP File photoFires have scorched 152 acres in the San Mateo-Santa Cruz Cal Fire region this year

Cal Fire extends fire season staffing in San Mateo County amid low rainfall

During one of the driest years on record in the state, Cal…

 

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlbert Teglia spoke at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new transit hub at Top of the Hill

Routine fires on San Bruno Mountain could help, environmentalist says

The recent grassfire that scorched more than 40 acres of San Bruno…

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlbert Teglia spoke at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new transit hub at Top of the Hill
SF Examiner file photoA Jack in the Box in the Inner Richmond district is allowed to operate from 2 to 4 a.m. despite opposition from neighbors.

Jack in the Box late-night operations survive appeal

Neighbors lost their appeal this week to overturn an after-hours operating permit…

SF Examiner file photoA Jack in the Box in the Inner Richmond district is allowed to operate from 2 to 4 a.m. despite opposition from neighbors.

Supervisor: Is Cal Fire burning taxpayers?

An investigation was launched recently to determine whether San Mateo County residents’…