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Brush Fire

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Crews Quickly Douse Brush Fire In Sun Valley

A brush fire broke out in Sun Valley shortly before 6 p.m.

07/07/2014

A small brush fire erupted in the city of Glendale on Feb. 16, 2014. (credit: Matt Hartman/Shorealone Films)

Arson Suspect Questioned In Glendale As Crews Battle Small Brush Fire Along 2 Freeway

Crews were called to put out a small brush fire Friday along the 2 Freeway in Glendale.

07/04/2014

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1 Injured, Homes Damaged In Rancho Cucamonga Brush Fire

A San Bernardino County Fire Department spokesperson tells CBS2/KCAL9 News personnel were dispatched at approximately 4:50 p.m. Monday to the 8300 block of Red Hill Country Club Drive.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/23/2014

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Glendale Crews Try To Knock Down 150-Acre Brush Fire Above Brand Park

Fire crews are battling a 25-acre brush fire in the hills above Brand Park in Glendale.

06/22/2014

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Crews Race Weather In Shirley Fire

Deputies spent the night urging residents to leave a Central California community that remains threatened by a smoky wildfire near Bakersfield.

06/15/2014

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Dry Winds Pose Challenge As Kern County Crews Battle 500-Acre Shirley Fire

Firefighters have contained five percent of a 500-acre brush fire in Kern County.

06/14/2014

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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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/14/2014

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