Stephanie vo california officials continue to search for ways to help homeowners and utilities impacted by the recent spate of devastating wildfires.
A newly created five-member board met wednesday to discuss who should pay for wildfire damages.
Courts and regulators have put the financial burden on utilities..
And that has led pg&e to declare bankruptcy.
Another potential option is to create a state catastrophe fund backed by tens of billions of dollars.
Board members have until july to make their recommendation s.###
Gov. Gavin Newsom is expected to meet with East Bay officials on Tuesday to discuss ways to prevent wildfires in urban areas. Jackie Ward reports. (4/23/19)
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Geek.com reports a young bobcat that survived the deadly wildfire that ravaged Southern California last November has given birth to four kittens. Wildlife officials have said the bobcat mother was..
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Wilson Walker reports on Governor Newsom presenting administration's wildfire plan, power concerns (4-12-2019)
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A UC Berkeley expert says rates would have to double.
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Thousands of people have been evacuated from their homes as officials battle the flames.
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Mill Valley is tucked on a hillside, surrounded by nature and hasn't burned in nearly a century, but new wildfire prevention rules could mean more work for homeowners. Wilson Walker reports...
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In one of the largest emergency forest projects underway in California, crews are thinning two sections of forest on both sides of Ukiah. Wilson Walker reports. (3-25-2019)
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom will allow state fire officials to bypass some environmental regulations to clear dead trees and other vegetation ahead of the next wildfire season. Wilson Walker reports...
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