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Maui firefighters battle brush fire above Honoapiilani Hwy.

Firefighters are battling a brush fire on Maui.

The alarm came in at 3:49 p.m. Tuesday above Honoapiilani Highway and Keawe Street.

Officials estimate the fire to be two acres in size. 6 more words


Crews Knock Down Half-Acre Brush Fire In Tarzana

TARZANA (CBSLA.com) — Crews were on the scene of a brush fire Thursday that burned a total of half an acre in steep terrain.

According to the Los Angeles County Fire Department, the fire broke out shortly before 7 p.m. 53 more words


Arson Suspect Arrested in Massive King Fire

A 37-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the massive King fire in Northern California that exploded in size overnight and now threatens thousands of homes, authorities confirmed Thursday. 107 more words

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Commuting Around (and around, and around)


Another warm, dry September  morning and only 3 riders waiting at the Carpool Line in Vallejo.  A comfy new suv pulls up and we were on our way!   443 more words

Silverado Fire Is 91 Percent Contained; Some Road Closures in Place

Some road closures remained in place Tuesday despite mandatory evacuations being lifted and a 91 percent containment of the Silverado Fire.

The fire, located in the mountains of Cleveland National Forest south of Corona, began Friday morning when a local resident put metal sheeting around a wood border to keep animals out of a vegetable garden. 131 more words

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Silverado Fire Started by Resident Trying to Keep Animals Out of Garden: Officials

The Silverado Fire, which has burned nearly 1,000 acres, was accidentally caused by a resident who was trying to keep animals out of a vegetable garden, officials said on Monday. 265 more words

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Mandatory Evacuation Orders Lifted For Areas East Of Silverado Canyon Fire

SILVERADO CANYON (CBSLA.com/AP) — Mandatory evacuation orders were lifted Sunday evening for areas east of the Silverado Canyon fire.

Residents east of 30311 Silverardo Canyon Road may access their homes using Silverado Canyon Road, authorities said. 231 more words