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Smoke's booking photo. (Credit: Shasta County Sheriff's Office)

Cal Fire: Sacramento Man Sparked Shasta Co. Fire On Way To Illegal Pot Grow

A Sacramento man by the name of Freddie Alexander Smoke III has been arrested for starting the Bully Fire in Shasta County.

07/12/2014

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Hutto Fire Near Smartsville Fully Contained At 38 Acres

Several outbuildings were burned, but fire fighters managed to save homes from a vegetation fire burning near Smartsville in Nevada County.

07/08/2014

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Monticello Fire Jumps In Size, But Some Residents Staying Put

Thick smoke is spread across the sky. The fire lines on the ground are growing, but fierce flames are reaching high enough to touch tree-limbs.

07/05/2014

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Downed Power Pole Knocks Power Out To Hundreds In Dunnigan Area

Power is restored to some 700 customers who lost it last night around 11 p.m. Monday, says PG&E.

07/01/2014

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Cal Fire: Downed Power Lines Complicating Firefight Near Foresthill

Firefighters are having a tough time getting to the flames of a fire near Foresthill due to downed power lines, a Cal Fire official says.

06/25/2014

View of the fire and the smoke it is putting off. (Credit: Kern River Valley Fire Info/Richard Cayia Rowe)

Fire Near Bakersfield Prompts Hundreds To Evacuate

A smoky wildfire burning in southern California forced calls for the evacuation of some 500 homes, authorities said.

06/15/2014

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Huge Fire Burns Through San Jose Land Fill

A large fire that broke out at a San Jose land fill is under control but is spewing huge plumes of smoke and burning through fuel.

05/11/2014

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White House To Propose Changes In Wildfire Funding

Obama wants the Interior and Agriculture Departments, the two agencies tasked with fighting wildfires, to be able to draw funds from a special disaster account when the cost of tackling fires exceeds their annual budget.

02/22/2014

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Crews Chase Flare-Ups In Fire Northeast Of LA

Firefighters were chasing flare-ups Friday morning in a damaging wildfire that was largely tamed but kept thousands of people from their homes in the foothill suburbs northeast of Los Angeles.

01/17/2014

The August blaze burned over 250,000 acres of land in the Sierra Nevadas. (Getty Images)

Report: Rim Fire Damage May Cost Up To $800 Million

The value of carbon storage lost in the fire is between $102 and $797 million, according to an environmental impact study.

12/27/2013

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Rapidly Spreading Wildfire Destroys 10 Southern California Homes

Five people were injured, while more than 1,000 firefighters, 13 helicopters and six air tankers battled the flames as they pushed eastward along the San Jacinto Mountains, a desert range 90 miles east of Los Angeles, Cal Fire Riverside Chief John R. Hawkins said.

08/08/2013

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Scores Of Additional Homes Evacuated From Path Of Wildfire In Sierra Foothills

Scores of additional homes have been evacuated and hundreds more firefighters called in, as a wildfire near the main route into Yosemite National Park in the Sierra foothills shows no signs of abating, a state fire official said on Tuesday.

06/18/2013

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