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Coverage of brush fires across the state

Tuesday, Oct 11, 2016 at 09:37 AM PDT

Human-Caused Warming Burns More Western Forests

Human-Caused Warming Burns More Western Forests

A new study on Western forest fires confirms what is already apparent: wildfire seasons are getting longer and more destructive.

Tuesday, Oct 11, 2016 at 08:10 PM PDT

Creek Fire in Napa County 80% Contained: Cal Fire

Creek Fire in Napa County 80% Contained: Cal Fire

Cal Fire crews contained 75 percent of the Creek Fire in Napa County early Tuesday morning and reopened a main artery into Yountville.

Monday, Oct 10, 2016 at 05:59 PM PDT

Loma Fire Now 100 Percent Contained: Cal Fire

Loma Fire Now 100 Percent Contained: Cal Fire

The Loma Fire burning in the Santa Cruz Mountains south of San Jose is now 100 percent contained, according to Cal Fire.

Saturday, Oct 8, 2016 at 03:08 PM PDT

Community Meeting for People Affected by Loma Fire

Community Meeting for People Affected by Loma Fire

A community meeting on Saturday provided those affected by an extensive vegetation fire burning in the Santa Cruz Mountains with relief services, Santa Clara County officials said.

Wednesday, Oct 5, 2016 at 07:05 PM PDT

Man Arrested After Pot Grow Found Within Loma Fire Area

Man Arrested After Pot Grow Found Within Loma Fire Area

One person has been arrested in connection with nearly 100 marijuana plants found Wednesday morning within the Loma Fire area in the Santa Cruz Mountains, a Santa Clara County sheriff's spokesman said.

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