Brush Fires

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‘Super Scoopers’ Return To Assist With Fire Season In LA County

Two “Super Scoopers” remained housed at Van Nuys Airport on Friday in preparation for what some say could be a harsh fire season in Los Angeles County.


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Crews Stop Spread Of Lincoln Fire, Warm Fire; Central Coast Wildfire Forces Evacuations

In Southern California, crews working through the night stopped the spread of two Los Angeles County fires that erupted Sunday.


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Lake Fire Grows To 15K Acres As Calif. Feels Dry Wildfire Season From North To South

As firefighters knocked down dozens of small brush fires from north to south, a fleet of helicopters took on what was by far the largest of the wildfires, in the San Bernardino Mountains.

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Man Struck By Lightning, Brush Fires Reported On Catalina Island

A mid-day thunderstorm touched off at least two brush fires, and a man was struck by lightning Sunday on Catalina Island.


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Crews Put Out 2 Brush Fires Along I-5 In Castaic

Firefighters Sunday extinguished two small brush fires that erupted along Interstate 5 in the Castaic area.


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LAFD Urging Residents In High Fire Danger Areas To Clear Flammable Brush

The Fillmore fire has made it clear that mother nature has no intention of postponing fire season this year, and residents have been urged to prepare.


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What’s The Mysterious Black Dust Blanketing The San Gabriel Valley?

San Gabriel Valley residents have been noticing a mysterious black dust blanketing their neighborhoods for the past two days.

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2 Small Brush Fires Reported In San Bernardino County

Two small brush fires have been reported near each other in San Bernardino, according to authorities.


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High Winds, Dry Weather Spawn Red Flag Warnings

Red flag warnings were in effect Monday in parts of Southern California, as high winds combined with low humidity had firefighters on alert.