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3 hrs ago | SFGate
A City of Folsom firefighter moves through burned trees and ash not far from the origin of the Sand Fire near the Cosumnes River in Amador County on Sunday, July 27, 2014 in Plymouth, Calif.
7 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane
Fire officials are optimistic they may soon have the upper hand on a wildfire burning near vineyards in Northern California that has led to evacuation orders for more about 1,200 people.
11 hrs ago | In El Dorado County
PAWED's president is working directly with EDC Animal Services staff on logistics and provision of current information.
15 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento
YOU ARE LOOKING AT THE SAN FIRE. TONIGHT , A MUCH DIFFERENT SITE FROM THE AIR AS SCREWS MAY PROGRESS ON IT.
Firefighters in Northern California are waging a fierce battle with a stubborn wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills.
Bill Cleek, left, hugs his good friend, Terry Cromwell outside a structure which housed one of 13 antique cars destroyed by fire at Rancho Cicada Retreat on Friday, July 27, 2014 in Plymouth, Calif.Cromwell, of Pine Grove has been restoring the antique cars for more than 10 years.
If you have a canoe, kayak, or stand up paddle board, now is a wonderful time to launch into one of the great lakes in the high country.
Saturday proved a hard fought day for firefighters battling the Sands fire that has consumed over 3,800 acres, 10 homes, 7 outbuildings, and forced the evacuation of hundreds of area residents and the closing of many businesses.
The EID board voted 3-2 at a contentious board meeting on July 14 to continue to support the small farm water rate with "qualified" livestock added to the mix.
ABUJA, Nigeria -- Nigerian health authorities raced to stop the spread of Ebola on Saturday after a man sick with one of the worldA s deadliest diseases brought it by plane to Lagos, AfricaA s largest city with 21 million people.
I'M RICHARD SHARP, KCRA THREE NEWS. LIVECOPTER3 FLEW OVER THE SAND FIRE JUST AS THE FLAMES INTENSIFIED TO READ IT PROVIDED AN EXCLUSIVE VIEW.
Gold Country residents got a firsthand look Saturday at the extreme fire danger California faces as the Sand fire blazed through forests and homes in El Dorado and Amador counties and forced hundreds of people to flee their homes with only minutes of warning.
Cal Fire officials said the fire burning along the Amador-El Dorado county line has expanded to more than 4,000 acres and have ordered more evacuations.
A fast-moving wildfire in Northern California has burned at least two structures and prompted the evacuation of homes along a rural road east of Sacramento.
Firefighters are readying for a fire that has the potential to spread quickly in the hills of El Dorado and Amador counties.
More evacuations are underway Saturday morning in Amador and El Dorado counties, as a fast-moving wildfire continues to burn thousands of acres.
The Sand Fire is situated near the border of Amador County and El Dorado County, and it is 1,300 acres and 20% contained.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 01:47 pm
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