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Lanes Closed After Brush Fire Along 134 Freeway In Eagle Rock

At one point, flames had spread up the hillside above the westbound 134 Freeway before firefighters doused the fire shortly before noon.



Crews Douse Brush Fire In Santa Clarita

Firefighters on Thursday made short work of a small brush fire in the Saugus area of Santa Clarita.



Grass Fire Prompts Closure Of Woodley Avenue Near 405 Freeway

A grass fire possibly sparked by a “radio-control model aircraft” broke out Monday in the Sepulveda Dam flood control basin in Van Nuys.


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Budget Cuts Worry SoCal Fire Officials

Officials are warning drought conditions combined with dry vegetation may be setting Southern California up for a fierce fire season.


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250+ Acres Brush Fire Contained In Palmdale

A 250 acre brush fire in burning in Palmdale was contained over night.


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200 Firefighters Battle 100-Acre Wildfire In Cabazon

More than 200 firefighters were in Cabazon Sunday evening taking a stand against a 100-acre wildfire in Cottonwood Canyon, a Riverside County Fire Department spokeswoman said.


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Highway 138 To Reopen After Crews Douse Hesperia Brush Fire

A wildfire burning in San Bernardino County left a portion of a state highway closed on Thursday.


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Forest Service Increases Brush Clearance Requirement In Wake Of Station Fire

The U.S. Forest Service has increased the mandatory brush clearance requirement for homes and structures inside national forests.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/20/2012


Dr. Arthur Glosman’s 4 Simple Steps To A Healthier Smile

If you’re trying to boost your health in the new year, health experts suggest starting with your teeth! Dr. Arthur Glosman stopped by KCAL9 Monday to talk about the importance of dental health.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/16/2012

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Fire Damages Hollywood Hills Home Owned By Jack Nicholson

Two firefighters were injured while battling a blaze at a Hollywood Hills home owned by Oscar-winning actor Jack Nicholson.


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Firefighters Battle House Fire In Cahuenga Pass

Firefighters battled a smoky house fire Friday night in the Hollywood Hills area of the Cahuenga Pass.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/09/2011


Mandeville Fire 80 Percent Contained; Residents Return Home

Fire crews are gaining the upper hand on the wildfire that has scorched about 10 acres of hillside brush outside Brentwood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/06/2011


Haven’t You Herd? Brush-Clearing Goats Help To Beautify Downtown

They will literally work for food.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/06/2011

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Crews Battle 100-Acre Brush Fire In Acton

Fire crews have nearly contained a 100-acre brush fire is burning near Hubbard Road and Escondido Canyon Road in Acton.


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Rain Not Enough To Dampen ‘Worst Fire Season Ever’ This Summer?

Fire officials have officially opened the wildfire season for 2011 — and despite all the rain this year, they’re warning of one for the record books.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/02/2011