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Crews In Cherry Valley Contain 30 Percent Of Bogart Fire

Fire lines have been completed around 30 percent of a brush fire early Saturday, and firefighters estimate the “Bogart Fire” has charred 100 acres near Cherry Park, north of Beaumont.

06/07/2014

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100-Acre Bogart Fire In Cherry Valley 10 Percent Contained

A brush fire that erupted Friday along the perimeter of a Cherry Valley park has burned at least 100 acres and was 50 percent contained.

06/06/2014

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Recent California Wildfires Cost State $60M

About a dozen wildfires in the northern and eastern county destroyed 44 houses, an 18-unit apartment complex and several businesses.

05/23/2014

(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)

3rd Man Convicted Of Starting Colby Fire

A third man was convicted Thursday of accidentally causing the 1,900-acre Colby wildfire after setting an illegal campfire in the Glendora Hills.

05/22/2014

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Firefighters, Police Hold Evacuation Exercise In Mandeville Canyon

The Los Angeles fire and police departments Sunday held an evacuation exercise in Mandeville Canyon, amid concerns that this year’s drought conditions are similar to what caused the disastrous wildfire there in 1978.

05/18/2014

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Smoke Advisory Issued For Portions Of Riverside, OC Counties

Authorities have issued a smoke advisory for portions of Riverside and Orange counties as winds push smoke into the area from multiple fires burning in San Diego County.

05/17/2014

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Humans Cause Vast Majority Of Wildfires Nationally

Humans are the primary cause of fires and start roughly six times more blazes than lightning strikes in a given year, according to the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise, Idaho, which tracked fire causes between 2001 and 2013.

05/16/2014

A large brush fire has prompted the evacuation of California State University, San Marcos. (credit: CBS)

Brush Fire Prompts Evacuation Of Cal State University, San Marcos Campus

A brush fire has prompted the evacuation Wednesday of California State University at San Marcos.

05/14/2014

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Brush Fire Forces Temporary Closure Of 405 Freeway In Mission Hills

The northbound and southbound sides of the 405 Freeway in Mission Hills were closed for a period of time on Wednesday after a fire broke out near the roadway’s junction with the 118 Freeway.

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Carlsbad Brush Fire Damages 8 Homes, Forces Thousands Of Evacuations

Several homes were burning Wednesday and mandatory evacuation orders were in effect for thousands of residents due to a fast-growing brush fire in north San Diego County.

CBS Los Angeles–05/14/2014

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Brush Fire Breaks Out Along I-105 Near Vermont Exit

A brush fire has broken out alongside the eastbound I-105 freeway just before the Vermont exit.

05/13/2014

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Brush Fire Briefly Threatens Homes In Pacific Palisades

Firefighters have gained a handle on a five-acre brush fire that burned near homes in the Pacific Palisades area of Los Angeles.

05/04/2014

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Firefighters Contain Slow-Moving Brush Fire In Lake Elsinore

Firefighters say a slow-moving brush fire that charred six acres near Lake Elsinore was contained overnight.

05/03/2014

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1,600-Acre Etiwanda Wildfire Now 67 Percent Contained

Firefighters have made progress overnight against a wildfire that forced the evacuation of about 1,600 foothill homes east of Los Angeles.

05/03/2014

Firefighters quickly got the upper hand dealing with a blaze in Newport Beach Wednesday. (credit: CBS)

Small Brush Fire Burning In Newport Beach

A small brush fire was reported in Newport Beach on Wednesday evening.

04/30/2014

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