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Coverage of brush fires across the state

Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016 at 07:50 PM PDT

Evacuations Lifted in Riverside County Fire

Evacuations Lifted in Riverside County Fire

A fast-moving brush fire quickly blackened 1,470 acres in Cherry Valley, prompting a major firefighting response from both Riverside and San Bernardino counties and triggering evacuations of homes and a...

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 04:52 PM PDT

200 California Firefighters Rally on State Capitol Steps

200 California Firefighters Rally on State Capitol Steps

Some 200 firefighters and supporters of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection on Monday rallied for higher wages on the steps of the state capitol.

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016 at 07:10 AM PDT
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By Jonathan Lloyd

Blue Cut Wildfire Burns in Cajon Pass

The Blue Cut fire tore through canyons and flew over ridges in every direction...View gallery

  • Blue Cut Fire
  • Blue Cut Fire
  • Cajon Pass Wildfire
Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 07:25 AM PDT

Cal Fire Battles Flames While Fighting for Better Wages

Cal Fire Battles Flames While Fighting for Better Wages

As firefighters battle blazes across the state, another battle is about to be waged on the steps of the state capitol as firefighters and supporters of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection...

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 02:10 PM PDT

How to Help Residents Impacted by Blue Cut Fire

How to Help Residents Impacted by Blue Cut Fire

The Inland Empire United Way has established a Fire Relief Fund to help residents directly impacted by the Blue Cut Fire. Donations can be made online at www.IEUW.org/help or by texting RELIEF to 40403.

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 08:42 PM PDT

How to Help Blue Cut Fire Victims, Evacuees

How to Help Blue Cut Fire Victims, Evacuees

As the punishing Blue Cut Fire scorched more than 25,000 acres in San Bernardino County Wednesday, organizations were offering assistance to victims and evacuees affected by the disastrous blaze.

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016 at 05:08 PM PDT

"I Was Going to Go Down With the Ship"

"I Was Going to Go Down With the Ship"

After some homeowners decided to stay and battle the ferocious Blue Cut Fire with just their garden hoses, NBC4 caught 83-year-old John Hockaday who did it using a walker.

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016 at 01:23 PM PDT

Where to Go: Evacuations, Road Closures in Blue Cut Fire

Where to Go: Evacuations, Road Closures in Blue Cut Fire

As the destructive Blue Cut Fire continued to burn into Wednesday, scorching more than 30,000 acres across San Bernardino County, thousands were forced to flee their homes.

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 08:39 PM PDT

Evacuated Residents in Limbo as Blue Cut Fire Burns

Evacuated Residents in Limbo as Blue Cut Fire Burns

Scenes of destruction were everywhere Thursday after a huge wildfire sped through mountains and high desert 60 miles east of Los Angeles so swiftly that it took seasoned firefighters off guard.

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 02:37 AM PDT

'Nothing but Broken Memories': Fire Destroys Family's Homes

'Nothing but Broken Memories': Fire Destroys Family's Homes

Ronnie Moore and his son were watching a raging wildfire from their front yard in Phelan when suddenly, the wind shifted.

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