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Monday, Dec 3, 2018 at 05:15 PM PST

Crews Begin Hazmat Assessments at Woolsey Fire-Affected Properties

Crews Begin Hazmat Assessments at Woolsey Fire-Affected Properties

Teams of county, federal and state officials began working their way through neighborhoods affected by the recent Woolsey Fire, Monday, to assess and remove household hazardous waste from properties burned or...

Sunday, Dec 2, 2018 at 04:19 PM PST

Woolsey Fire Survivors May be Eligible For Food Assistance

Woolsey Fire Survivors May be Eligible For Food Assistance

County residents impacted by last month's Woolsey Fire might be eligible to receive one month of Disaster CalFresh food assistance beginning Monday, the California Department of Social Services announced...

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 07:26 PM PST

Those Impacted by Wildfires Eligible for CalFresh

Those Impacted by Wildfires Eligible for CalFresh

Individuals and families impacted by the Woolsey Fire in Los Angeles County may be eligible to receive one month of Disaster CalFresh food assistance, state and local officials said Thursday.

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 at 05:46 AM PST

Stevie Wonder Shares Plans to Raise Money for Firefighters

Stevie Wonder Shares Plans to Raise Money for Firefighters

Stevie Wonder wants to raise money through his benefit concert for California fire victims impacted by the catastrophic wildfires.

Saturday, Nov 24, 2018 at 12:14 AM PST

New Lawsuit Place Blame on SoCal Edison for Woolsey Fire

New Lawsuit Place Blame on SoCal Edison for Woolsey Fire

Attorneys for Woolsey Fire victims in a lawsuit against Southern California Edison held a town hall Friday night in Westlake Village, and survivors of the Southern California wildfire that took three lives...

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 03:00 PM PST

Holy Fire Suspect Found Mentally Competent to Stand Trial

Holy Fire Suspect Found Mentally Competent to Stand Trial

An Orange County Superior Court judge ruled Wednesday that a man charged with setting the 23,000-acre Holy Fire last August was mentally competent enough to assist in his defense, restarting criminal proceedings...

Friday, Nov 23, 2018 at 09:50 PM PST

Animal Control Officers Become Woolsey Fire Heroes

Animal Control Officers Become Woolsey Fire Heroes

Animal Control officers save animals from the Woolsey Fire. Kathy Vara reports for NBC4 News at 4 p.m. on Nov. 23, 2018. (Azucena Varela)

Friday, Nov 23, 2018 at 01:00 AM PST

Death Toll in Northern California Fire Rises to 84

Death Toll in Northern California Fire Rises to 84

Authorities on Thursday said there has been one more fatality in the Camp Fire, bringing the death toll from it to 84. They also say the fire is 95 percent contained. The blaze that started Nov. 8 leveled...

Friday, Nov 23, 2018 at 06:00 PM PST

More Evacuated Residents to Return Home From Woolsey Fire

More Evacuated Residents to Return Home From Woolsey Fire

More Malibu residents could be allowed to return home Friday as utilities and road access are restored in the area burned by the Woolsey Fire, authorities said.

Thursday, Nov 22, 2018 at 06:30 PM PST

Woolsey Fire Burn Areas Dodge Potential Damage from Overnight Rain

Woolsey Fire Burn Areas Dodge Potential Damage from Overnight Rain

Rain fell across Southern California on Thanksgiving morning, but by afternoon the moisture had passed, and despite fears of mudslides or rock slides in the recent Woolsey Fire burn area, no significant problems...

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