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Angeles National Forest

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190-Acre Shoemaker Fire Above Glendora Nearly Contained

A 190-acre fire in the Angeles National Forest above Glendora is expected to be completely extinguished Tuesday, a U.S. Forest Service spokesman said.

08/18/2014

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Tecolote Fire 40 Percent Contained

A fire burning in the Angeles National Forest Monday was 40 percent contained, officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/18/2014

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Campers Forced To Flee Fast-Moving Brush Fire In Angeles National Forest

Campers and hikers scrambled to leave the most popular recreation in the Angeles National Forest on Sunday as a fast-moving brush fire swept through the area.

08/17/2014

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Shoemaker Fire Near Glendora 90 Percent Contained

A wildfire burning in a steep, remote area of the Angeles National Forest is 90 percent contained and no flames were showing.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/15/2014

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2 Firefighters Hurt In 65-Acre Blaze Near Glendora

Two firefighters have suffered heat-related injuries as crews continue to battle a 65-acre blaze in the Angeles National Forest above Glendora.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/14/2014

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2 Get Prison For Causing Colby Fire

The U.S. Attorney’s Office says Clifford Henry Jr. was sentenced Monday to six months in federal prison and Steven Robert Aguirre was sentenced to five months.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/04/2014

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Eastern LA County, Inland Empire Getting Flooding Rains

Heavy rain from a cluster of thunderstorms in the eastern San Gabriel Mountains led the National Weather Service to issue a Flash Flood Warning for communities including Glendora, Falling Springs and Mount Baldy.

08/03/2014

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Travel To Los Angeles On A Budget

Think you can’t afford a trip to LA? Think again.

07/18/2014

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CSUN Student Dies While On Frat-Sponsored Hiking Trip In Angeles National Forest

A Cal State Northridge student died while on a fraternity-sponsored hiking trip in the Angeles National Forest.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/02/2014

A U.S. Forest Service firefighter covers his face against the heat of advancing flames at the Williams fire in the Angeles National Forest on September 4, 2012 north of Glendora, California. The fire began late September 2, putting an early end to Labor Day weekend camping and hiking for vacationers, who were evacuated from the area as it spread to more than 4,000 acres in size. Officials project that it will take at least another week to establish a containment line around the fire which is burning in rugged and difficult to reach backcountry. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

46K Acres Burned In Station Fire To Reopen In Angeles National Forest

About 46,000 acres of the Angeles National Forest will reopen Saturday after the land was charred during the 2009 Station Fire.

05/23/2014

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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 January in connection with recklessly starting a campfire that allegedly sparked the nearly 1,900-acre Colby Fire. (Photo 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

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