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Grass Fire At 10 Acres Near Highway 24 In Lafayette

LAFAYETTE (CBS SF) — Firefighters Wednesday morning have controlled a 10-acre grass fire near state Highway 24 in Lafayette, according to the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District. 43 more words

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Wildfires Threaten Thousands of Structures in U.S. West

Lowell Fire threatens 1,800 structures in California: CalFire

States currently reporting large fires: Alaska (4), California (5), Montana (4), Oregon (2), Washington (2), Wyoming (1) 269 more words

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ACTIVE WASHINGTON FIRES for Tuesday, July 28 2015

FIRE SUMMARY – Statewide Stats

  • 2 Not Contained Large Fires
  • 4 “New” Fires for 4 acres

FIRE SUMMARY – National

Northern California wildfire jumps line, 200 forced to evacuate

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — More than 200 people were ordered from their homes Tuesday when a wildfire  jumped a containment line east of California’s Napa Valley wine country in one of several blazes burning across the state. 606 more words

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Wragg Fire Reignites, Prompts New Mandatory Evacuations & Road Closures

SOLANO COUNTY (CBS SF) — There has been a flare-up of the Wragg Fire in Solano County that has prompted new mandatory evacuations and road closures Tuesday afternoon, a Cal Fire spokeswoman said. 155 more words

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Tri-Valley Brush Fire Consumes 150 Acres; No Structures Threatened

DUBLIN (CBS SF) — Cal Fire is working with U.S. military firefighters to extinguish a brush fire on the Camp Parks Reserve Forces Training Area in Dublin near the Santa Rita Jail. 188 more words

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Idaho Man Starts Wildfire After Pooping And Attempting To Burn Evidence

Fires are a common summer disaster in the U.S and sometimes can take days to be put out and the consequences for the animals and ecosystem can be devastating. 230 more words