NYT Publishes Article on Ranch Fire

The New York Times has published an article on the cause of the Ranch Fire. Last week, Cal Fire announced that the largest wildfire in state history was started from the sparks of a claw hammer being used by a property owner in Mendocino County.  The New York Times reports that the rancher was hammering a metal stake in his backyard to snuff out a wasp nest. The newspaper tracked down the rancher, interviewed him, and published his name. Cal Fire is not pressing charges against the property owner, whose name they did not disclose..