Smoldering Embers From Original Canyon Fire Blamed For SequelCanyon Fire 2 was actually sparked the morning of Oct. 9 by embers from a smoldering clump of oak within the original Canyon Fire burn area, Anaheim fire Chief Randy Bruegman said.
Inmate Captured At Valley Motel 2 Weeks After Escape During OC WildfireArmando Castillo walked away from an inmate firefighting crew near Peters Canyon Regional Park in Orange.
Interim OCFA Chief Acknowledges Response To Canyon Fire 2 Could Have Been FasterThe fire chief said he thinks "things could have been done differently" that morning, but wanted to leave it up to an independent reviewer to make recommendations
Small ‘Island’ Brush Fire Pops Up In Canyon Fire Burn AreaThe fire flared up along the 241 Toll Road, in the same burn area as the Canyon Fire 2.
Santa Ana Winds Extend Red Flag Warning Through Sunday For Most Of SoCalThe hot, dry conditions -- coupled with the Santa Ana winds – will pose a challenge to crews battling the Canyon Fire 2.
Wildfire Risk Remains High In Southland, Red Flag Warning In PlaceA Red Flag Warning is in affect for the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys through Saturday morning.
OC Drivers Rejoice: 241 Toll Road Reopens FullyThe southbound lanes between the 91 Freeway and Santiago Canyon Road have reopened, but the northbound side is still closed.
Local Firefighters Heading To NorCal To Help With WildfiresLocal fire crews that just finished fighting the Canyon Fire 2 are now on their way to Northern California to help with the wildfires there.
241 Toll Road In Irvine Closed Due To Canyon Fire 2Caltrans says it will be closed until further notice while it makes repairs to things like fencing, guardrails and signs.
Cool Weather Helps Crews Make Progress On Anaheim Hills WildfireFull containment on the Canyon Fire 2 is expected by Saturday. The fire has destroyed 15 homes and damaged 13 other structures.
6 Schools To Remain Closed Wednesday Amid WildfireOut of an abundance of caution the schools will remain closed due to Canyon Fire 2.
Health Expert Warns Of Breathing Problems From FireAs KCAL9/CBS2's Jo Kwon reports, health experts recommend people avoid being outside.

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