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The Record Searchlight
California utility casts doubt on blame for deadly wildfirereview "we do not believe it is clear what caused the tree to fail or that vege
California utility casts doubt on blame for deadly wildfire
The Record Searchlight / Posted 52 minutes ago
review "we do not believe it is clear what caused the tree to fail or that vegetation management practices fell short." Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Residents React to Cal Fire’s Report Stating PG&E to Blame for Butte FireAMADOR COUNTY -- There was little surprise from residents who lived the nightma
Residents React to Cal Fire’s Report Stating PG&E to Blame for Butte Fire
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 4 hours ago
AMADOR COUNTY -- There was little surprise from residents who lived the nightmare of last year's Butte Fire over Cal Fire's report released Thursday that determined contact between a tree and a PG&E power line near Butte Mountain Road started the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WALB Albany
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WALB Albany / Posted 4 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WGEM Quincy / Posted 4 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 4 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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Daily Herald
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
Daily Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 4 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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ABC Montana
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
ABC Montana / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Utility says blame for 2015 wildfire is unclearForestry and Fire Protection released a report Thursday detailing the cause of
Utility says blame for 2015 wildfire is unclear
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 6 hours ago
Forestry and Fire Protection released a report Thursday detailing the cause of the fire in Calaveras and Amador counties. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility or its contractors had removed two gray pine trees from a stand in January 2015,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Utility says blame for 2015 wildfire is unclearForestry and Fire Protection released a report Thursday detailing the cause of
Utility says blame for 2015 wildfire is unclear
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
Forestry and Fire Protection released a report Thursday detailing the cause of the fire in Calaveras and Amador counties. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility or its contractors had removed two grey pine trees from a stand in January 2015,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Utility says blame for 2015 wildfire is unclearForestry and Fire Protection released a report Thursday detailing the cause of
Utility says blame for 2015 wildfire is unclear
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 hours ago
Forestry and Fire Protection released a report Thursday detailing the cause of the fire in Calaveras and Amador counties. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility or its contractors had removed two gray pine trees from a stand in January 2015,... Read more
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ABC News
Utility Says Blame for 2015 Wildfire Is UnclearForestry and Fire Protection released a report Thursday detailing the cause of
Utility Says Blame for 2015 Wildfire Is Unclear
ABC News / Posted 6 hours ago
Forestry and Fire Protection released a report Thursday detailing the cause of the fire in Calaveras and Amador counties. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility or its contractors had removed two gray pine trees from a stand in January 2015,... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
CAL Fire On Butte Fire Cause, PG&E AccountabilityUpdate: 3:50 p.m.: CAL Fire responds to questions relating to PG&E’s cooperatio
CAL Fire On Butte Fire Cause, PG&E Accountability
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Update: 3:50 p.m.: CAL Fire responds to questions relating to PG&E’s cooperation in the fire investigation and its overall accountability in sparking the deadly Butte Fire. Sharing his agency’s perspective, CAL Fire spokesperson Daniel Berlant... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Permits Needed Next Month To BurnSan Andreas, CA – Beginning next week the public must have a permit to light up
Permits Needed Next Month To Burn
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 7 hours ago
San Andreas, CA – Beginning next week the public must have a permit to light up burn piles in the Mother Lode. Cal Fire will start requiring permit on Sunday, May 1 at 8:00 a.m. in several counties including Tuolumne and Calaveras. Burn hours will... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
PG&E Expands Statement Regarding Cal Fire Report That Has Calaveras County Calling For Butte Fire CompensationUpdate at 5:45 p.m.:PG&E released an initial statement (see below) noting its c
PG&E Expands Statement Regarding Cal Fire Report That Has Calaveras County Calling For Butte Fire Compensation
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Update at 5:45 p.m.:PG&E released an initial statement (see below) noting its cooperation with Cal Fires’ investigation from the start and has now released this expanded statement countering some of the report findings: “First and foremost, our... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Walnut Shell Processing Facility continues to burn in Corningis a total loss. “We’re out here with more resources on the way,” said Kevin C
Walnut Shell Processing Facility continues to burn in Corning
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 7 hours ago
is a total loss. “We’re out here with more resources on the way,” said Kevin Colburn, public information officer for Cal Fire Tehama County. “We’re still battling flames. We expected to be working towards containment for the next day or... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Crews continue to battle walnut shell facility firewere able to evacuate the 10,000-square-foot building. Kevin Colburn, the publ
Crews continue to battle walnut shell facility fire
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 hours ago
were able to evacuate the 10,000-square-foot building. Kevin Colburn, the public information officer with Tehama County CAL FIRE, said weather was a factor. "A lot of the contributing factors were the fuel loading in and around the building,"... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Wet start to 2016 offers minor relief to wildfire seasonwe may not see much improvement. In 2015, 8,100 wildfires hit California burni
Wet start to 2016 offers minor relief to wildfire season
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 hours ago
we may not see much improvement. In 2015, 8,100 wildfires hit California burning 825,000 acres; a jump from years past. CAL FIRE Shasta-Trinity Unit’s Public Information Officer Cheryl Buliavac said there’s no way to predict what type of fire... Read more
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Business Wire
PG&E Statement Regarding CAL FIRE Investigation of Butte Fire Ignitionthe following statement in response to a report released by the California Depa
PG&E Statement Regarding CAL FIRE Investigation of Butte Fire Ignition
Business Wire / Posted 9 hours ago
the following statement in response to a report released by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) on the Butte Fire. “First and foremost, our thoughts and prayers continue to be with the victims and the... Read more
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Orange County Register
State seeks $90 million from PG&E over 2015's Butte firefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
State seeks $90 million from PG&E over 2015's Butte fire
Orange County Register / Posted 10 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state’s largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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Market Watch
PG&E may be on the hook for $90 million in California wildfire519 fire engines, 18 helicopters, 115 bulldozers and dozens of other personnel
PG&E may be on the hook for $90 million in California wildfire
Market Watch / Posted 10 hours ago
519 fire engines, 18 helicopters, 115 bulldozers and dozens of other personnel to put out. The department, called Cal Fire, blamed PG&E for failing to identify a potential fire hazard among trees that stood near the power line that sparked... Read more
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Business Wire
Cal Fire Investigation Report Alleges PG&E at Fault for 2015 Butte Firepursue all legal avenues and seek hundreds of millions of dollars in compensati
Cal Fire Investigation Report Alleges PG&E at Fault for 2015 Butte Fire
Business Wire / Posted 11 hours ago
pursue all legal avenues and seek hundreds of millions of dollars in compensation from Pacific Gas and Electric Co. after a Cal Fire investigation determined the utility was guilty of causing the 2015 Butte Fire. The County said it will also seek... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Cal Fire blames PG&E for Butte Fire, will seek $90 million in costsA Cal Fire investigation has found that Pacific Gas & Electric Co is responsibl
Cal Fire blames PG&E for Butte Fire, will seek $90 million in costs
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 hours ago
A Cal Fire investigation has found that Pacific Gas & Electric Co is responsible for the 2015 Butte fire, one of the most destructive wildfires in state history. The investigation released Thursday determined that the fire was sparked by a PG&E... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfirefire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most
California seeks $90 million from utility over wildfire
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 hours ago
fire caused an estimated $300 million in insured losses and is the seventh-most destructive wildfire in state history. Cal Fire said the state's largest utility and its contractors failed to provide proper maintenance after removing two gray... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
California blames PG&E for deadly Butte Fire, seeks at least $90 million5,000 firefighters responded to the disaster, using 18 helicopters, eight air t
California blames PG&E for deadly Butte Fire, seeks at least $90 million
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
5,000 firefighters responded to the disaster, using 18 helicopters, eight air tankers and 115 bulldozers, according to Cal Fire officials. They said they had the right to recover the costs of battling wildfires under California’s Health and... Read more
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