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Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 at 02:29 PM PDT

Smoke From La Tuna Fire Brings Poor Air Quality

Smoke From La Tuna Fire Brings Poor Air Quality

Air quality regulators warned Saturday that smoke from the La Tuna Fire has caused poor air quality that will affect everyone in the general fire area.

Monday, Sep 4, 2017 at 07:46 AM PDT
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By Jason Kandel

La Tuna Fire Scorches San Fernando Valley Hillsides

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Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 at 10:48 PM PDT

These Are the Areas Under Evacuation for the La Tuna Fire

These Are the Areas Under Evacuation for the La Tuna Fire

Hundreds of people were asked to evacuate as the La Tuna Fire scorched thousands of acres in the Sun Valley. Below, a full list of evacuations issued in the area of the fire.

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 at 11:14 AM PDT

Residents Evacuated as La Tuna Fire Spreads to 5,800 Acres

Residents Evacuated as La Tuna Fire Spreads to 5,800 Acres

Hundreds of homes have been evacuated and an 11-mile stretch of the 210 Freeway remain shut down Saturday as the La Tuna Fire scorched 5,800 acres and three structures in the Sun Valley area.

Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 at 02:39 AM PDT

Burbank Resident Packs Dog, Valuables Ahead of Evacuations

Burbank Resident Packs Dog, Valuables Ahead of Evacuations

Several Burbank residents decided to stay near their homes despite the mandatory evacuation warnings made to those in the path of the La Tuna fire. One resident, Paul, lingered around, anxious to see what...

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 08:49 AM PDT

Map: See Where Wildfires Are Burning in California

Map: See Where Wildfires Are Burning in California

Use the map to view information about active and recent wildfires across the state. Click on the "fire" icon to find out more about each wildfire.

Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 at 12:53 AM PDT

Mandatory Evacuation Issued Following La Tuna Fire

Mandatory Evacuation Issued Following La Tuna Fire

Burbank officials issued a mandatory evacuation as a 1,500-acre reached Burbank on Friday. Over 300 firefighters battled the blaze. Hetty Chang reports for the NBC4 News at 11 on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017.

Saturday, Sep 2, 2017 at 05:38 AM PDT

Fire Forces Evacuations

Fire Forces Evacuations

A brush fire threatened homes in the Sun Valley area Friday, scorching 3,000 acres by Saturday morning, forcing evacuations and shutting down a nearly 13-mile stretch of a major freeway as hundreds of firefight...

Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 04:05 PM PDT

Firefighters Battling Brush Fire in Santa Clarita

Firefighters Battling Brush Fire in Santa Clarita

Firefighters were battling a blaze that erupted near the College of the Canyons during a summer triple-digit scorcher.

Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 01:36 PM PDT

Small Brush Fire Scorches Riverside Hillside

Small Brush Fire Scorches Riverside Hillside

A hillside blaze, dubbed the Marlborough Fire, scorched 85 acres Thursday afternoon in Riverside, but it is spreading at a slow pace. No structures are threatened.

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