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Arson Suspected In East Sacramento Restaurant Fire

The fire that tore through an East Sacramento business early Monday morning may have been the work of an arsonist.

10/13/2014

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Some Residents Forced To Flee Applegate Fire Allowed To Return Home

People who were forced to flee from the path of the Applegate Fire are headed home today, while others wait to see if their homes were spared.

10/10/2014

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Firefighters Gaining Ground On Wildfire That Torched Homes Near Oregon

Firefighters are gaining ground on a wildfire that raced through a far Northern California town, damaging or destroying 100 homes and a church.

09/16/2014

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Cooler Weather Slows Fire In Yosemite National Park

Cooler weather has slowed the spread of a wildfire that forced the helicopter evacuation of dozens of people from the famous Half Dome rock in Yosemite National Park.

09/09/2014

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Fire In Yosemite National Park Backcountry Grows Quickly Overnight

Officials say a wildfire in the back country of Yosemite National Park that forced the helicopter evacuation of 85 park visitors grew substantially overnight.

09/08/2014

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Roseville Firebug Setting Fires In Field

Four fires were intentionally set in the Roseville area in the last two months, all tied to the same firebug, say investigators.

09/05/2014

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700 Homes Evacuated From Wildfire Near Yosemite

A new wildfire on the edge of Yosemite National Park has forced the evacuation of about 700 homes.

09/05/2014

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Warmer Weather Expected Around Far Northern California Wildfire

Crews battling a wildfire in a far Northern California forest that has led to the evacuation of 250 homes are bracing for warmer, dryer weather.

09/01/2014

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Sacramento Family Of 5 Escapes Fire Burning In Garage

A family of five was sent scrambling from their South Sacramento home this morning because of a fire.

09/01/2014

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Propane Tank Explodes At Sacramento Recycling Facility

Evacuations have been ordered for the area west of 12th and North B streets in Sacramento as a precaution, following a propane tank explosion and fire at a nearby recycling facility.

08/27/2014

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State, Federal Officials Sign Proclamation Supporting Fuel-Reduction Efforts Near Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe is a crown jewel of the western landscape but is being challenged by drought, invasive species, the threat of catastrophic wildfire and climate change.

08/19/2014

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UPDATED: Junction Fire Holding Steady At 500 Acres

A wildfire that forced about 1,000 people from their homes in the foothills near Yosemite National Park held steady Tuesday as humidity and calmer winds aided the fight against the second blaze around the park in recent weeks.

08/19/2014

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