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Burney, California is located in Shasta County. Zip codes in Burney, CA include 96013. The median home price in Burney is $123,700 which is roughly $100/per square foot. More Burney information.

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Thursday Aug 14 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

Tahoe firefighter, 27, recovering from injuries in Western blaze

A local firefighter is recovering from injuries suffered last week while helping battle the Eiler Fire in the Lassen National Forest.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Lassen County Times & Westwood Pine P...

Fire updates

The Eiler Fire, Lassen National Forest, started 6:04 p.m. Thursday, July 31 and is now 45 percent contained.

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RV Business

West Coast Private Parks Dodging Fire Damage

As wildfires - some of them historically large - ravage the West Coast, the news for independent RV parks and campgrounds has thus far been somewhat positive, if close calls and very slow business could be called positive.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Chico Enterprise-Record

David Little: Memories go up in flames along with the forest

What happens when a wild place you love is destroyed? I remember when an herbicide spill from a railway accident on the upper Sacramento River killed every fish in the river for 45 miles.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Northern California wildfires disrupt search for extraterrestrial life

Operations at the SETI Institute's Allen Telescope Array, dedicated to the search for extraterrestrial activity, have been halted after a massive wildfire in Northern California temporarily shut down power.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

All evacuations lifted in north state fires

Firefighters continue to make progress on three north state wildland fires, allowing officials to lift all evacuations and major road closures.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Coyote Blog

Trend That Is Not A Trend: Wildfires

The White House letter demonstrates the behavior that drives me crazy and caused me to start this feature in the first place.

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Feather River Bulletin

Rain aids firefighters on Lassen N.F. fires

Marijuana raid: Officers from the Plumas County Sheriff's Office and the Forest Service find 6,000 pot plants worth about $9 million in two Feather River Canyon raids.

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Turnto10.com

Amid respite, West readies for more wildfires

BURNEY, Calif. - Wildfires, like earthquakes, are a frightening fact of life in California, just more predictable.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

KRON 4

Humidity Helps Firefighters in Burney Blaze

Thunderstorms that brought light rain and increased humidity to Northern California helped crews make progress Tuesday against two large wildfires that threatened hundreds of homes but also raised the possibility of new lightning-sparked blazes in the region.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Money allocated for suppressing fires to run out

This Aug. 4, 2014 file photo shows a a firefighter with the Anderson, Calif., Fire Protection District dousing hot spots left behind by the Eiler Fire near Burney, Calif.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Humidity helps crews fighting California wildfires

Philip Logan, left, and and Chris Sharp of the Farmington N.M. Fire Dept. monitor the Eiler Fire on Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, near Burney Calif.

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Mercury-Register

Rain, humidity help Shasta County fire fight

The smaller of the two fires in the Lassen National Forest is within sight of Burney, though officials said it remained about 4 miles away this morning.

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WBNS

Wildfires burn structures, menace homes in California, Oregon, Washington state

Two Northern California wildfires are menacing the small town of Burney as they burn through more than 100 square miles of drought-stricken brush.

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SFGate

Drought, lightning fuel major California wildfires

One of the most devastating blazes was the 25,900-acre Eiler Fire in Shasta County, which destroyed eight homes, a restaurant and an old post office.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

KRCR

Light rain helping fight against Eiler Fire

A light rain fell in eastern Shasta County Monday night, helping slow the spread of the Eiler Fire.

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The Washington Post

Wildfires menace homes in 3 Western states

Humid conditions gave crews hope in their battle against two wildfires in Northern California that have scorched more than 100 square miles and are menacing a small town on Monday, at a time when firefighters in Oregon and Washington state also aim to combat destructive blazes.

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WJLA-TV Arlington

Extreme weather taking over California: Floods, mudslides, wildfires

Authorities say more than 30 homes have been damaged after flash floods struck Southern California mountains - at least a dozen of them so severely that they're uninhabitable.

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Albany Times Union

Wildfires raging in northern California

Smoke rises from a fire in Burney, Calif., Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014. A pair of wildfires burning without restraint about 8 miles apart in northeast California became the focus of state and federal firefighters as authorities reported that one of the blazes had destroyed eight homes and prompted the precautionary evacuation of a small long-term care ... (more)

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

AM Sacramento: What you need to know for Monday

Weird weather: It’s not often that the National Weather Service calls for a daytime high in the 70s during August.

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