CHICO, Calif | The Latest: Authorities find 8 bodies, deaths rise to 71
CHICO, Calif. — The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local):
Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea says they found 8 more bodies Friday from a deadly Northern California wildfire that is only half contained.
The death toll from the deadliest wildfire in the country in at least a century is 71.
Northern California authorities say more than 1,000 people are now on a missing persons list but stressed that it doesn’t mean they are all actually missing.