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Angeles National Forest

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2 Missing Hikers Found By Antelope Valley Search And Rescue Squad

Ernie Gallardo and Joey Linares, both 29, failed to return from a hike Saturday.

02/09/2014

(L-R) Jonathan Jarrell, Steven Aguirre and Clifford Henry were arrested in connection with recklessly starting a campfire that allegedly sparked the nearly 2,000-acre Colby Fire. (credit: Glendora Police Department)

Federal Grand Jury Indicts 3 Men In ‘Colby Fire’

A federal grand jury has indicted three men on charges of causing a Los Angeles-area wildfire that burned five homes.

01/31/2014

Donald Buchanan of Temple City went for a hike on Jan 25, 2014 in the Vincent Gap area of the Angeles National Forest but failed to return home. (credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department)

Elderly Hiker Who Went Missing In Wrightwood Is Found

Authorities say rescuers have located an elderly hiker who went missing in Wrightwood on Saturday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/26/2014

One was killed and another person seriously hurt in this crash near Sylmar Saturday. (credit: CBS)

1 Dead, 1 Seriously Hurt After Car Plunges Down Embankment Near Sylmar

Authorities say one person was killed and another seriously hurt following a single-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon.

01/25/2014

Firefighters work to gain ground on the so-called “Colby Fire” on Jan. 17, 2014.  (credit: Matt Hartman/Shorealone Films)

Full Containment Expected Wednesday For Colby Fire Near Glendora

A wildfire that forced hundreds of residents out of their homes late last week was 78 percent contained on Sunday, authorities said.

01/19/2014

Flames burn near a home during the Colby Fire, January 16, 2014 in Azusa, California. The fast-moving Colby Fire originated early on Thursday in the San Gabriel Mountains just north of Glendora, about 30 miles (48kms) northeast of Los Angeles. Nearly 900 homes were evacuated Thursday after a wildfire scorched forests near Los Angeles, and cast a plume of smoke over the city, police said. Glendora police detained three men who allegedly set a campfire which sparked the blaze, shortly before 6:00 am (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

1,863-Acre Colby Fire Remains 30 Percent Contained

The Colby Fire burning in Glendora remained 30 percent contained Friday morning, the officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/17/2014

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Hiker Airlifted From Angeles National Forest After Falling Off Waterfall

A rescue operation saved a hiker who fell off a waterfall in the Angeles National Forest Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/02/2014

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Motorcyclist Dies In Apparent Racing Accident In Angeles National Forest

A motorcyclist who died in an apparent race accident in the Angeles National Forest was identified by the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office Wednesday.

01/01/2014

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More Wintry, Windy Weather Expected Through Friday

Southern California was getting an early taste of winter Friday, as the region saw more rain showers, snow and high winds.

11/22/2013

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College Student Dies After Jumping Into Watering Hole In Angeles National Forest

A college student has died after jumping off some rocks into a pool of water while hiking, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2013

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Brush Fire Prompts Evacuations In Azusa

A brush fire erupted Monday night above Azusa.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/23/2013

Tyler and Samantha Knapp don't think they're heroes but most people would beg to differ. (credit: CBS)

Only On KCAL9: Couple Relates Story Of Rescuing Stranded Hiker Missing 4 Days

A Reseda man is recovering Thursday following a dangerous and horrific four-day ordeal stranded in Placerita Canyon in the Angeles National Forest.

09/19/2013

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Male Hiker Found Deceased In Angeles National Forest

Officials said a hiker walking near Inspiration Point in the Angeles National Forest Sunday afternoon spotted the body of a man in a ravine below.

08/25/2013

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150-Acre Sharp Fire Near Wrightwood 40 Percent Contained

A wildfire burning in the Angeles National Forest was 40 percent contained, authorities said Saturday.

08/10/2013

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Plague-Infested Squirrels Prompt Closure Of Angeles National Forest Campgrounds

A ground squirrel has tested positive for the plague in the Angeles National Forest, officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/25/2013

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