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Coverage of brush fires across the state

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 at 08:21 PM PDT

Fire Scorches 20 Acres in Newhall

Fire Scorches 20 Acres in Newhall

A fire that quickly went to three alarms scorched about 20 acres of brush, burned an outbuilding and threatened a number of other structures in the Newhall Pass area Thursday afternoon.

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 at 12:17 PM PDT

Wildfire Scorches 20 Acres in Winchester

Wildfire Scorches 20 Acres in Winchester

A fire broke out Thursday in a field in Winchester, quickly charring 20 acres and approaching homes in the rural area before it was partially contained.

Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 at 05:51 AM PDT

Nearly All Wildfire Evacuation Orders Lifted in California

Nearly All Wildfire Evacuation Orders Lifted in California

Nearly all evacuation orders have been called off for three major fires across California as dozens of wildfires throughout the West were coming under control.

Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017 at 10:50 AM PDT

Watch: Firefighters Continue Battle Against Wildfire Near Oroville

Watch: Firefighters Continue Battle Against Wildfire Near Oroville

More than 41 homes have been destroyed by the wildfire, which left behind burned vintage cars, furniture, kitchen appliances and other items near Oroville, California. The Wall Fire started on July 7, 2017...

Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017 at 10:51 AM PDT
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By Jonathan Lloyd

Northern California Wildfire Blazes Path of Destruction

A wildfire that began Friday July 7, 2017 in the grassy foothills of the Sierra...View gallery

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Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017 at 01:54 PM PDT
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By Jonathan Lloyd

Wildfire Burns Thousands of Acres in Santa Barbara County

The Whittier and Alamo fires in Santa Barbara County were two of several major...View gallery

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Monday, Jul 10, 2017 at 06:44 PM PDT

Thousands Evacuated Due to 14 Large Wildfires

Thousands Evacuated Due to 14 Large Wildfires

Major wildfires in California, including one that tore through a Boy Scouts camp in Santa Barbara County, have forced nearly 8,000 people out of their homes during a weekend of hot and dry conditions. In...

Saturday, Jul 8, 2017 at 10:07 PM PDT

Heat Wave Breaks LA Record, Brings Blazes Across California

Heat Wave Breaks LA Record, Brings Blazes Across California

Hot, dry winds have fanned a wildfire in Santa Barbara County that has now grown to over nine square miles and forced evacuations in the most urgent of several blazes burning throughout the baking state.

Saturday, Jul 8, 2017 at 08:33 AM PDT

Fiery Rhetoric From California to Feds Over $18M Fire Debt

Fiery Rhetoric From California to Feds Over $18M Fire Debt

California's emergency services director has fired off a sharply worded letter to the U.S. Forest Service that said the agency had stiffed local governments $18 million for fighting wildfires on federal lands...

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017 at 01:14 PM PDT

Watch: Plane Paints Hillside in Brush Fire Attack

Watch: Plane Paints Hillside in Brush Fire Attack

A firefighting airplane drops red fire retardant on a small brush fire that broke out Wednesday July 5, 2017 in San Clemente. The fire broke out at the end of Avenida Pico, near a complex of homes by the Orange...

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