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968-Acre Silverado Canyon Fire Is 80 Percent Contained

A brush fire that has torched 968 acres in Orange County was 80 percent contained Monday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/15/2014

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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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Most Destructive Calif. Fire Nearing Containment

The blaze in northern San Diego County is about 90 percent surrounded Monday.


Firefighters work to gain ground on the so-called “Colby Fire” on Jan. 17, 2014. (credit: Matt Hartman/Shorealone Films)

Colby Wildfire 84 Percent Contained

The U.S. Forest Service said Monday the fire in the San Gabriel Mountains is 84 percent contained, with full containment expected Wednesday.


Firefighters work to gain ground on the so-called “Colby Fire” on Jan. 17, 2014.  (credit: Matt Hartman/Shorealone Films)

Full Containment Expected Wednesday For Colby Fire Near Glendora

A wildfire that forced hundreds of residents out of their homes late last week was 78 percent contained on Sunday, authorities said.


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Cleghorn Fire In Cajon Pass 100 Percent Contained

Firefighters have made progress against a brush fire burning in the Cajon Pass.


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Bee Fire Near San Francisquito Canyon 100 Percent Contained

A brush fire burning in rough terrain near San Francisquito Canyon in Castaic was 70 percent contained on Sunday, according to the U.S. Forest Service.


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Full Containment Of 20,292-Acre Silver Fire Expected Monday

Firefighters continued to make progress overnight battling Southern California’s latest destructive wildfire, which burned 26 homes and threatened more than 500 others in the San Jacinto Mountains.


A helicopter makes a drop on the Mountain Fire on July 18, 2013, near Idyllwild, California. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Mountain Fire 99 Percent Contained

The Mountain Fire, which has burned 27,531 acres near Idyllwild since it broke out July 15, was 99 percent contained Monday afternoon.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/29/2013

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Mountain Fire Nearly 100 Percent Contained

The Mountain Fire is 98 percent contained, according to authorities.


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Officials Push Full Containment Of Mountain Fire To Friday

Full containment was initially expected Wednesday, however, officials said the fire was only at 91 percent contained.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2013

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Hathaway Fire 73 Percent Contained

The Hathaway Fire, which has scorched 3,807 acres in the San Gorgonio Wilderness area, was 73 percent contained as of Monday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/17/2013

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Powerhouse Fire 70 Percent Contained

Firefighters are conducting mop-up operations at the scene of the big wildfire that scorched 32,032 acres in the span of a week near a utility facility near Palmdale.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/05/2013

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Springs Fire Now 90 Percent Contained

A big Southern California wildfire has been reduced to ashes and embers but authorities say it’s still a threat.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/07/2013

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Officials: Springs Fire 80 Percent Contained

The Springs Fire was 75 percent contained as of early Monday, aided by cool, wet weather that hit the Southland overnight, Ventura County Fire Department officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/06/2013