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California Wildfires

Coverage of brush fires across the state

Sunday, Nov 8, 2015 at 09:03 AM PST

Firefighters Knock Down Brush Fire in Pacific Palisades

Firefighters Knock Down Brush Fire in Pacific Palisades

Firefighters knocked down a brush fire that burned almost three acres in Pacific Palisades Sunday morning.

Saturday, Nov 7, 2015 at 06:07 PM PST
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By Kristina Bugante

Princeton Fire Burns in Moorpark

A wind-driven brush fire burned east of the Ronald Reagan (118) Freeway near... View gallery

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Sunday, Nov 8, 2015 at 12:00 AM PST

Super Scoopers Help Battle Wind-Driven Brush Fire

Super Scoopers Help Battle Wind-Driven Brush Fire

The Los Angeles County Fire Department sent two Super Scoopers and a firefighting helicopter to assist in battling a 50-acre brush fire near the 118 Freeway and Princeton Avenue in Moorpark, fire officials said...

Saturday, Nov 7, 2015 at 10:16 AM PST

Firefighters Battle Potrero Fire Near Thousand Oaks

Firefighters Battle Potrero Fire Near Thousand Oaks

Firefighters were trying to put out a 2-alarm brush fire south of Thousands Oaks on Saturday, fire officials said.

Friday, Oct 30, 2015 at 01:06 PM PDT

Feds Approve $20M For Calif. Fire Victims

Feds Approve $20M For Calif. Fire Victims

Federal authorities have approved more than $20 million in disaster aid for victims of two massive wildfires that devastated parts of Northern California this summer.

Friday, Oct 30, 2015 at 09:28 AM PDT

Brush Fire Above Santa Barbara 50 Percent Contained

Brush Fire Above Santa Barbara 50 Percent Contained

An evacuation warning was lifted Friday morning as firefighters worked to contain a fire burning in the Montecito area above Santa Barbara, officials said.

Wednesday, Oct 28, 2015 at 03:58 PM PDT

Daughters Blame PG&E For Dad's Death in Butte Fire

Daughters Blame PG&E For Dad's Death in Butte Fire

Two daughters are blaming a single tree – and the lack of its care – for their father’s death in a California wildfire, and they want PG&E and a tree trimming service to be held responsible.

Thursday, Oct 22, 2015 at 01:40 PM PDT

8th Anniversary of 2007 Firestorm: Historic Loss

8th Anniversary of 2007 Firestorm: Historic Loss

Two wildfires that ravaged San Diego County are among the top 10 largest loss fires in U.S. history.

Monday, Oct 12, 2015 at 11:14 PM PDT

Cienega Fire is at 200 Acres, Zero Percent Containment

Cienega Fire is at 200 Acres, Zero Percent Containment

A fire sparked south of Hollister Monday evening and grew to 200 acres within five hours, fire officials said.

Tuesday, Oct 13, 2015 at 06:07 AM PDT

Brush Fire Burns Brentwood Hillside

Brush Fire Burns Brentwood Hillside

Firefighters on the ground backed by water-dropping helicopters battled a small brush fire early Tuesday in the hills above Brentwood.

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