TWIN BRIDGES (CBS13) – Firefighters are staging at the Sierra at Tahoe Ski Resort.
Crews are setting down lines in an effort to protect structures. Video captured earlier today at the resort shows heavy flames and smoke.READ MORE: McClatchy Seniors Create Wide Open Walls Mural On Campus
In the El Dorado County town of Strawberry, crews have so far managed to protect structures, including its famous lodge–and general store.READ MORE: University Of Silicon Andhra Campus Proposed In San Joaquin County
They spent hours yesterday laying down lines and clearing defensible space.MORE NEWS: What Will Sacramento's New Homeless Shelter Look Like That's Set To Open This Week?
On Sunday night, fire officials issued new evacuation orders for the Caldor Fire, which has grown to more than 152,000 acres and is 19 percent contained.