Wildfire Updates Across Northern California Cody Drabble Thursday, October 12, 2017 | Sacramento, CA Listen / download audio Update RequiredTo play audio, update browser or Flash plugin. Chris Shiery pets his dog, Ruby, while waiting to evacuate the town of Sonoma, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017. With fires getting near, the town was placed under a voluntary evacuation order.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) Fire crews are working to contain several blazes across Northern California. A variety of guests working on issues around fire containment, air quality, and reporting on the latest developments: A CALFIRE spokesperson joins with updates on the battle to contain several blazes. Jeff Parker is the General Manager of KZYX in Mendocino and his reporters have been covering fires on the north coast. Pascale Fusshoeller with YubaNet shares information from the latest briefing on fires in the foothills. Dr. Kent Pinkerton from the UC Davis Air Quality Research Center explains the risks of inhaling during wildfire season.