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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.

01/20/2014

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.

01/19/2014

Flames burn near a home during the Colby Fire, January 16, 2014 in Azusa, California.  (Photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

1,863-Acre Colby Fire Remains 30 Percent Contained

The Colby Fire burning in Glendora remained 30 percent contained Friday morning, the officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/17/2014

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CBS2/KCAL9 Videographer Gets Too Close For Comfort To Colby Fire

As residents and firefighters tried to save homes from a massive brush fire in Glendora Thursday, CBS2/KCAL9 photojournalist J.R. Hall captured their efforts on the frontline.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/16/2014

Jonathan Jarrell, Steven Aguirre and Clifford Henry were arrested for recklessly starting a campfire, that sparked the nearly 2,000-acre Colby Fire.

3 Suspects Held For Allegedly Starting Colby Fire Say It Was An Accident

The three initially denied having any involvement in the blaze.

01/16/2014

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FEMA OKs Funding To Help Battle Colby Fire In Glendora

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has authorized funding to help fight the wildfire that’s destroyed two homes in the foothills east of Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/16/2014

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Colby Fire Evacuation, Shelter Information

Because of mandatory evacuations prompted by the Colby Fire in Glendora, authorities have opened several shelters for both humans and animals and announced several school closures.

01/16/2014

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3 Men Arrested In Connection With 1,700-Acre Colby Fire In Glendora

Three men were arrested Thursday in connection with a 1,700-acre brush fire in Glendora that destroyed at least two homes and prompted the mandatory evacuation of nearly 2,000 residents, according to Glendora police.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/16/2014

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Colby Fire Destroys 5 Homes, Damages Part Of Historic Singer Mansion

Five homes have been confirmed burned by the wind-whipped Colby Fire in Glendora, which also damaged another 17 buildings, including a guest house at the historic Singer Mansion.

01/16/2014

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Colby Fire Triggers Smoke Advisory For LA, San Bernardino Counties

A smoke advisory was issued Thursday for portions of Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties due to the 1,700-acre Colby Fire burning in the foothills of the Angeles National Forest.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/16/2014

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FAA: Colby Fire Smoke Not Affecting Air Traffic

The huge smoke plume from a fire burning above foothill suburbs has spread across greater Los Angeles and out to sea, but the Federal Aviation Administration says it is not affecting air traffic.

01/16/2014

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Husband And Wife Arrested After Her Gun Accidentally Goes Off And Shoots Him Inside Sam’s Club

A husband and wife were arrested Sunday after a gun in the wife’s purse accidentally fired one bullet into the husband, according to police.

10/20/2013

Michael Reza Dupont (Photo courtesy Glendora PD)

West Covina Man, 64, Suspected Of Sexual Battery Of Foreign Exchange Student

A 64-year-old man faced sexual battery and other charges Thursday following his arrest in Glendora for allegedly luring an 18-year-old foreign exchange student into his car and molesting her.

10/03/2013

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Mega Millions Ticket Sold In Glendora Worth $259K

California Lottery officials said a ticket sold in Los Angeles County is worth $259,368.

09/28/2013

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Suspect To Be Arraigned In Double Murder At Glendora Car Wash

A Glendora man Monday was scheduled to be arraigned on two counts of capital murder in the deadly stabbings of two homeless men whose bodies were found at a car wash.

CBS Los Angeles–08/19/2013

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