California Wildfires

California Wildfires

Coverage of brush fires across the state

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11:49 AM PDT

Proposal Calls for Firefighting Funds Before Dry Summer

Proposal Calls for Firefighting Funds Before Dry Summer

Funding for agencies to fight destructive wildfires like the fires that destroyed homes and burned more than 30 square miles in California last week will be part of a 2015 budget proposals disccused Tuesday...

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 05:05 PM PDT

Fire Victims Return to Wreckage

Fire Victims Return to Wreckage

The fires have died out and the smoke has cleared. Now many residents are returning home only to find they no longer have a home.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 06:38 AM PDT

Repair Issues Vex SD Fire Backup Rigs

Repair Issues Vex SD Fire Backup Rigs

San Diego's Fire-Rescue reserve engine fleet saw some front-line action in the first of last week's firestorms.

Monday, May 19, 2014 at 06:57 AM PDT

Gov. Brown: Calif. Bracing for Tough Fire Season

Gov. Brown: Calif. Bracing for Tough Fire Season

The wildfires in Southern California are winding down, but there are still big fears it is going to be a really bad fire season. On Sunday, California Gov. Jerry Brown said the state is bracing for its toughest...

Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 08:27 PM PDT
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By Joseph Young

Touching Moments Amid Firestorm

As San Diegans dealt with the loss and devastation caused by a string of major... See Full Gallery

Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 07:34 AM PDT

San Diego Sends Messages of Thanks to First Responders

San Diego Sends Messages of Thanks to First Responders

Check out how some San Diegans are showing their gratitude to the firefighters and other first responders who have been working round-the-clock since the fires started.

Monday, May 19, 2014 at 02:29 PM PDT

A Timeline of the San Diego Fires

A Timeline of the San Diego Fires

A timeline of major events that occurred in the battle against 11 fires in San Diego County over three days in May 2014.

Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 09:43 PM PDT

Pets Left Behind in Fire Evacuation Chaos

Pets Left Behind in Fire Evacuation Chaos

As fire raged toward San Diego County homes Wednesday, some residents were forced to evacuate so quickly they had to leave everything behind – including their pets.

Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 03:57 AM PDT

Saturday Update: San Diego Fires

Saturday Update: San Diego Fires

The latest on the San Diego fires as of Saturday, May 17, 2014.

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 07:08 AM PDT

Tips for Rebuilding After the Wildfires

Tips for Rebuilding After the Wildfires

How to find a contractor to help rebuild your home, while avoiding scams.

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