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Coverage of brush fires across the state

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 06:26 AM PDT

Firefighters Work to Put Out Mandeville Brush Fire

Firefighters Work to Put Out Mandeville Brush Fire

Firefighters were expected to work into Tuesday to put out a brush fire in Brentwood's Mandeville Canyon that has charred about 55 acres.

Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 11:51 PM PDT

Brush Fire in Brentwood Sparked by Weed Whacker

Brush Fire in Brentwood Sparked by Weed Whacker

An accidental brush fire in Mandeville Canyon that has charred at least 55 acres was 80 percent contained late Sunday, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.

Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 03:51 AM PDT

Vegetation Fire Burns in Wrightwood

Vegetation Fire Burns in Wrightwood

A slow-moving vegetation fire lit up nighttime skies and burned near homes in Wrightwood, prompting a response from multiple agencies late Wednesday.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 07:32 PM PDT

Firefighters Protect Homes From Hillside Brush Fire

Firefighters Protect Homes From Hillside Brush Fire

Firefighters attacked a small brush fire Tuesday afternoon near the border of Los Angeles and Ventura counties.

Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 11:52 PM PDT

SR-94 'Gate Fire' Spreads Fast, Dulzura Evacuation Warning

SR-94 'Gate Fire' Spreads Fast, Dulzura Evacuation Warning

Amid rising temperatures, a fast-moving brush fire sparked off State Route 94 south of Jamul Saturday morning, quickly growing to 1,000 acres, prompting evacuations of a nearby campground. As of 8 a.m....

Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 08:40 AM PDT

Wildfire Danger Rises As Temps Spike

Wildfire Danger Rises As Temps Spike

Gusty winds, low humidity and spiking heat will bring fire danger to parts of California through the weekend.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 07:07 PM PDT

Homes on Hills Susceptible to Fires

Homes on Hills Susceptible to Fires

Fire officials are gearing up for fire season and going home to home telling residents to clean up the brush around their home before it's too late. Lolita Lopez reports for the NBC4 News at 5 on Wednesday, May...

Monday, May 1, 2017 at 06:28 PM PDT

Brush Fire Burns Near Homes in Hollywood Hills

Brush Fire Burns Near Homes in Hollywood Hills

A fire that broke out late Monday morning scorched about an acre and a half of brush close to several homes in the Hollywood Hills area.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 08:42 PM PDT

Firefighters Protect Homes From 1,350-Acre Opera Fire

Firefighters Protect Homes From 1,350-Acre Opera Fire

A 1,350-acre brush fire dubbed the Opera fire in Riverside County, one of several wildfires that broke out during a weekend of hot and gusty conditions, was fully contained by Tuesday morning.

Monday, May 1, 2017 at 07:25 PM PDT

250 Firefighters Battling 200-Acre Wildfire Near Cajon Pass

250 Firefighters Battling 200-Acre Wildfire Near Cajon Pass

A 200-acre wildfire near the Cajon Pass broke out Sunday afternoon, one of three significant brush fires over the weekend in Southern California.

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