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Fire Destroys Placerville Strip Mall

A Placerville strip mall was heavily damaged by fire in the early hours of Tuesday morning.


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Hot, Dry Weather This Week Could Increase Chances Of Lighting-Sparked Wildfires

Officials say none of the 16 wildfires burning around California is posing serious danger of destruction or fast spread — but that could change this week.


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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.



Fire At Sacramento Apartments Being Called Suspicious

A fire that damaged apartments in a South Sacramento neighborhood Monday is being called suspicious.


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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.



Fire Breaks Out At Rio City Café In Old Sacramento

Rio City Café in Old Sacramento will be closed Tuesday after a fire broke out in the restaurant’s kitchen early this morning.


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Two Fires Near Discovery Park In Sacramento Force Evacuations

Vegetation fires are burning in the area of Discovery Park in Sacramento. Flames are near Garden Highway and Truxel Road.


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Jerusalem Fire Grows To 12,000 Acres

The Jerusalem Fire has doubled in size overnight from 6,000 to 12,000 acres. It is still burning out of control.



Residents In California Fire Country Choose Water Over Cash

Instead of accepting cash, Cal Fire says residents are increasingly choosing water instead.


A Cal Fire truck is driven away from flames during the Rocky fire near Clear Lake, California on August 2, 2015. The fire has charred more than 27,000 acres, and is currently only 5% contained. AFP PHOTO/JOSH EDELSON        (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

California Wildfire Conditions Being Called ‘Historic’

The Rocky Fire is the biggest fire burning in California. It’s raging in the Lower Lake area north of San Francisco. It spread through Sunday to cover even more drought-stricken ground.



Fast-Moving Delta Fire Leaves Devastation For Brannan Island Residents

Homeowners are picking up the pieces, but they’re still rattled by how the flames spread quickly across the island.