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Fire Burns Home In Colfax

Cal Fire investigators are still at the scene of an early morning house fire in Colfax. At around 2:30 a.m. firefighters responded to a reported house fire on the corner of Auburn Street and Marvin Avenue. The home was fully engulfed in flames.

04/08/2014

Wildfires

State Drought A Disaster In Slow Motion With Wildfires, Dry Wells

Cal Fire’s responded to more than 400 wildfires that have burned more than 1,000 acres. The 5-year January average is 70 fires and 130 acres.

01/29/2014

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Cal Fire Suspends Fire Permits In Parts Of Stanislaus And San Joaquin Counties

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has suspended burn permits, citing dry conditions and a sharp increase in vegetation fires.

12/30/2013

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Tree Crushes Home In Nevada City

The incident happened Friday morning in the 13000 block of Winding Way and Valley View Road, according to Cal Fire. The tree reportedly caused major damage.

11/22/2013

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Cal Fire Battalion Chief In Auburn Arrested On Drug Charges

A Cal Fire official says one of their own is under arrest on drug charges.

10/22/2013

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Fire In Foresthill Left Thousands Without Power

Thousands of Placer County residents were left without power after a fire on Monday.

10/21/2013

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Pilot Makes Hard Landing At Cameron Park Airport

A pilot had some trouble landing at the Cameron Park Airport on Tuesday morning.

10/15/2013

Grass Fire Smoke

UPDATED: Solano County Fire Grows To 1,000 Acres, 50 Percent Contained

Crews continue to battle a grass fire in Solano County near Suisun City that has grown to 1,000 acres, Cal Fire officials say.

10/04/2013

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Roof Of Lincoln Home Collapses During Fire

Fire caused heavy damage to a Lincoln home early Monday morning. Fortunately everyone was able to get out safely.

09/02/2013

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American Fire Fully Contained After Burning Nearly 30K Acres

After burning nearly 30,000 acres over the past three weeks, the American Fire is now 100 percent contained.

08/30/2013

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Rim Fire Near Yosemite Threatens Local Economies

The wildfire that’s burning in and around Yosemite National Park is making tourism dollars go up in flames.

08/27/2013

Rim Fire

Firefighters Gain Ground As Rim Fire Grows Past 160,000 Acres, 20% Contained

Firefighters are gaining ground on the wildfire raging in Yosemite National Park, but homes, natural treasures and drinking water are still being threatened.

08/26/2013

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