UPDATE: Rim Fire Burns 144,000 Acres, Threatens Tuolumne City - NBC Bay Area

    UPDATE: Rim Fire Burns 144,000 Acres, Threatens Tuolumne City

    Firefighters are arriving by the thousands to fight the massive wildfire burning in and around Yosemite National Park. The fire has burned nearly 144-thousand acres and is just 7 percent contained. Almost 5,000 homes are threatened by the flames and fire crews are concentrating their efforts on protecting the community of Tuolumne City tonight. Monte Francis reports. (Published Sunday, Aug 25, 2013) Firefighters are arriving by the thousands to fight the massive wildfire burning in and around Yosemite National Park. The fire has burned nearly... See More