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Coverage of brush fires across the state

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017

Crews Close in on Full Containment of La Tuna Fire

Crews Close in on Full Containment of La Tuna Fire

Crews were getting closer to full containment of the La Tuna Fire on Wednesday after gaining momentum on the blaze the day before.

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017

Most La Tuna Fire Evacuees Return Home

Most La Tuna Fire Evacuees Return Home

There were no visible flames in the Verdugo Mountains, and firefighters continued to concentrate their efforts on putting out embers and digging fire lines around the 7,000 acres of brush that burned over...

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017

State of Emergency Declared as La Tuna Fire Ravages LA Area

State of Emergency Declared as La Tuna Fire Ravages LA Area

California Gov. Jerry Brown on Sunday declared a state of emergency as flames from the La Tuna Fire continued to burn in Los Angeles County.

Saturday, Sep 2, 2017

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.

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017

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

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.

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