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Mandatory Evacuations

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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

The Mountain Fire broke out July 15, forcing nearly 6,000 evacuations between Palm Springs and Hemet (credit: CBS)

Mandatory Evacuations As Mountain Fire Burns 1,000 Acres

A fire that broke out Monday afternoon near highways 74 and 243 has burned an estimated 1,000 acres and is 5 percent contained, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.

CBS Los Angeles–07/15/2013

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125-Acre Madison Fire In Monrovia 85 Percent Contained

A brush fire that charred about 125 acres and forced the evacuation of 200 homes in Monrovia is 85 percent contained.

04/21/2013

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Monrovia Blaze 50 Percent Contained, Many Evacuated Residents Allowed Back Home

Firefighters have contained 50 percent of a brush fire that has destroyed 175 acres in Monrovia. Many residents who were evacuated earlier in the day have been allowed to return home.

04/20/2013