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AMADOR COUNTY — With the state’s dire drought conditions, some are starting to predict that this year, California might have it’s worst wildfire season on record. “This summer’s probably gonna be worse than ever,” CalFire Spokesperson Lynne Tolmachoff said. Saturday, CalFire trained members of the California National Guard to fight fires above the ground....
ROCHELLE, Illinois- One of the towns hit by a large tornado on Thursday night was Rochelle, Illinois. Video from Tyler Olson/Live Storms Media captured a semi truck that was stopped on a highway near Rochelle get blown over on its side by high winds. The men in the video can be heard yelling, “Call 911! Call...
(CNN) — One person has died as a result of storms Thursday in Fairdale, Illinois, said Patti Thompson, a state emergency management spokeswoman. Tornadoes tore through parts of Iowa, Illinois and Ohio on Thursday in what forecasters from the National Weather Service warned is a “particularly dangerous situation.” People across the Midwest should be...
SACRAMENTO- A downtown Sacramento sprinkler system was running non-stop over the weekend, starting around midnight Saturday, according to neighbors. About 41 sprinkler heads were watering a side lawn on the corner of Q and 12th streets. The building, located at 1102 Q Street, which appears responsible for the sprinkler system houses the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s...