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California Wildfires

Coverage of brush fires across the state

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 02:00 PM PDT

Map: 2016 California Wildfires

Map: 2016 California Wildfires

California faces an active wildfire season in 2016 due to years of drought and what could be a scorching summer.

Sunday, Jun 26, 2016 at 04:29 PM PDT

Laguna Coast Wilderness Park Fire

Laguna Coast Wilderness Park Fire

Laguna Canyon Road was closed Sunday by a brush fire that broke out in the Laguna Coast Wilderness Park.

Friday, Jul 1, 2016 at 06:32 AM PDT

7,609-Acre Border Fire Now 100 Percent Contained

7,609-Acre Border Fire Now 100 Percent Contained

A 7,609-acre wildfire burning for nearly two weeks in a rugged border community in southeast San Diego County is now 100 percent contained, Cal Fire officials said Thursday.

Sunday, Jun 26, 2016 at 12:04 AM PDT

Deadly Kern County Fire Grows to 57 Square Miles

Deadly Kern County Fire Grows to 57 Square Miles

A vast and voracious wildfire in Kern County has scorched 57 square miles, destroyed at least 100 homes and killed an elderly couple as they tried to flee, authorities said Saturday.

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 02:10 PM PDT

Evacuations Lifted in San Gabriel Complex Fires

Evacuations Lifted in San Gabriel Complex Fires

About 1,250 firefighters continued their efforts to extinguish the 5,235-acre San Gabriel Complex Fire, which was 30 percent contained, but all evacuations were being lifted Friday.

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 01:49 PM PDT

WATCH: Wildfire Aftermath in Kern County

WATCH: Wildfire Aftermath in Kern County

A look at the destruction caused by the 29-square-mile Erskine fire in Kern County Friday June 24, 2016.

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