Robbers Fire

No New Charges For Man Charged In Robbers FireThe Placer County district attorney has decided not to file new charges against the man accused of setting the Robbers Fire.
Charges Dropped Against Man Suspected Of Starting Robbers FireThe man charged with starting the Robbers fire in July of last year has been released from custody and all charges dropped.
UPDATE: Sacramento Man Charged With Starting Robbers FireA 28-year-old Sacramento man was arrested on Friday and charged with causing the Robbers Fire that has burned more than 2,600 acres in rural Placer County.
DC-10 Supertanker Helps In Battle Against Placer County Robbers FireIt’s an impressive sight in any firefight, a DC-10 supertanker swooping in and seemingly saving the day. CBS13 asked why it took four days and one home to burn before being used on the Robbers Fire.
Some Robbers Fire Evacuations To Be Lifted, Evacuation Center To CloseAs firefighters continue to make good progress in the Robbers Fire, mandatory evacuations are set to be lifted Wednesday morning and the evacuation center will also close.
Robbers Fire Evacuees Endure Day 7 Of Being Displaced From HomesAs crews continue to make progress in the Robbers Fire near Foresthill, those evacuated are on their seventh day of being displaced from their homes.
Firefighters Look To Seize Control Of Placer County BlazeCrews are hoping to make a big push against the Robbers Fire in rural Placer County with the break in the weather.
Robbers Fire 30 Percent Contained After Growing To 2,400 AcresEvacuations remain in effect for the communities of Yankee Jims Canyon, Shirttail Canyon, and Iowa Hill as the Robbers Fire in Placer County grows to 2,400 acres on its fifth day.
Placer County’s Robbers Fire Grows to 1950 Acres, Burns First HomeBy Saturday, the fire had spread to 1,950 acres, and has only been 20 percent contained, up from Friday evening’s 10 percent.
Black Hawk Helicopters Join The Battle In Robbers FireBlack Hawk helicopters are helping the fire fight against the Robbers Fire.
UPDATE: Robbers Fire In Placer County Nearly Burns 2000 Acres, 20 Percent Contained A small army of firefighters continued to battle the wildfire in Placer County on Friday as the effort stretched into its third day.
Evacuees Hear Update From Fire Officials But Wait Out ResolutionIt's a tense time for those displaced by the wildfire in Placer County, some of whom have family history in the area dating back more than a century.