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Firefighters Estimate Jerusalem Fire Will Be Fully Contained Today

The Jerusalem Fire, which has been burning since August 9 in Lake County and has charred more than 25,000 acres, is 95 percent contained. Firefighters say they expect to have the fire 100 percent contained on Monday.

08/24/2015

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Judge: Cal Fire Can Impose Tougher Penalties Against Firefighters Accused Of Cheating

The three were demoted in January during a scandal at the agency’s training academy in Ione, east of Sacramento. But two of the three were able to quickly receive new promotions back to their previous rank of fire captain.

08/19/2015

The Rocky Fire when flames were raging on Aug. 3.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Cal Fire: Faulty Water Heater Caused Rocky Fire In Lake County

Authorities revealed Wednesday that the destructive Rocky Fire was caused by a faulty gas water heater.

08/19/2015

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Jerusalem Fire In Lake & Napa Counties 95% Contained

The Jerusalem Fire, which has been burning for more than a week about 100 miles north of San Francisco is 95 percent contained.

08/18/2015

LOWER LAKE, CA - AUGUST 11: A Cal Fire firefighter stands in front of a burning bush during the Jerusalem Fire along Morgan Valley Road on August 11, 2015 near Lower Lake, California. The fire has consumed 16,000 acres after doubling in size overnight and is currently five percent contained. (Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

Woman Evacuated Twice In 2 Weeks Due To Lake County Fires

Days after nearly losing her summer home to one California wildfire, Nicole Ruff breathed a sigh of relief after learning that firefighters and a firebreak cleared by her husband had saved it from a second blaze.

08/13/2015

LOWER LAKE, CA - AUGUST 11: A Cal Fire firefighter stands in front of a burning bush during the Jerusalem Fire along Morgan Valley Road on August 11, 2015 near Lower Lake, California. The fire has consumed 16,000 acres after doubling in size overnight and is currently five percent contained. (Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

Crews Make Big Gains Against Jerusalem Fire, Containment Up To 33%

Firefighters have made significant progress against a wind-stoked blaze in Northern California that has forced evacuations.

08/13/2015

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Jerusalem Fire Grows To 16,500 Acres, Jumps Into Napa County

A wildfire burning 100 miles north of San Francisco has spread into Napa County as it expanded to 26 square miles.

08/12/2015

View of the Jerusalem Fire. (Credit: Margaret Brennan)

Fast-Moving Jerusalem Fire Grows To 5,000 Acres, Prompts Evacuations

Authorities have issued mandatory evacuations due to a growing fire in the Jerusalem Valley area, just south of the massive Rocky Fire.

08/09/2015

CLEARLAKE, CA - AUGUST 03:  A large plume of smoke from the Rocky Fire is visible behind a sign about wildfires on August 3, 2015 near Clearlake, California. Nearly 3,000 firefighters are battling the Rocky Fire that has burned over 60,000 acres has forced the evacuation of 12,000 residents in Lake County. The fire is currently 12 percent contained and has destroyed at least 14 homes. 6,300 homes are threatened by the fast moving  blaze.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Authorities Lift All Rocky Fire Evacuation Orders

All evacuations were lifted Saturday after cooler weather helped firefighters gain more ground against a Northern California wildfire that has forced hundreds of people from their homes.

08/08/2015

CLEARLAKE OAKES, CA - AUGUST 04:  Laureen Lee (R) embraces her daughter Bella Lee (L) as they listen during a fire update at the Moose Lodge where several dozen Rocky Fire evacuees are staying on August 4, 2015 in Clearlake Oakes, California.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Some Evacuees From Huge Rocky Fire Return To Ruins

About 800 of the thousands who fled a fierce Northern California wildfire were allowed to return home, but for some, the relief quickly turned to grief when they found only remnants of the places they left.

08/07/2015

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Rocky Fire Base Camp Gives Firefighters A Home Away From Home

Fire trucks as far as the eye can see – this is base camp for the Rocky Fire at the Lake County Fairgrounds.

08/07/2015

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Gov. Brown Meets With Firefighters, Tours Rocky Fire Area

Crews backed by important firefighting resources are gaining ground against a massive Northern California wildfire, but it may be several days before thousands of evacuees can return home, officials said Thursday.

08/06/2015

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