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  1. SBA offering help to Erskine Fire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | TurnTo23.com

    The U.S. Small Business Association is offering low-interest federal disaster loans to California businesses and residents affected by the Erskine Fire. SBA declared disaster under its own authority after the July 22 denial of the state's request for a major disaster declaration for individual assistance.

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  2. Debris removal center opens in Lake IsabellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | TurnTo23.com

    A Debris Removal Operations Center opened July 20 in Lake Isabella to assist residents with ash and debris removal from properties destroyed by the Erskine Fire. The Kern County Public Health Services Department and the State of California are offering a hazmat removal and voluntary debris and ash cleanup assistance program at no cost to qualified residents whose property was affected by the Erskine Fire.

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  3. Condors donate $2,500 to Erskine Fire reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | TurnTo23.com

    The charitable foundation of the Bakersfield Condors, the Condors Community Foundation, announced a $2,500 donation to Erskine Fire relief efforts today. The donation is a result from the team's recent auction of six game-worn jerseys.

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  4. Erskine Fire victims receive CalFresh benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | TurnTo23.com

    The Erskine Fire hit the Lake Isabella area on June 23, 2016 and caused significant damage and tremendous loss to the residents in those communities. Residents in the areas affected were evacuated from their homes and were without power for several days.

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  5. Tax relief available for Erskine Fire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | TurnTo23.com

    The property tax relief is available for qualified properties damaged by the blaze under the California Revenue and Taxation Code and the Kern County Code of Ordinances.

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  6. Investigation into Erskine Fire cause continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | TurnTo23.com

    The rumor mill is churning as the investigation continues into the cause of Erskine Fire, a deadly blaze that explosively spread and destroyed more than 200 homes in the Kern River Valley. "I heard a power line blew into a tree from the wind and sparked, that's the most prevalent one," a clerk at the local Vons said.

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  7. Transition center helps Erskine Fire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | TurnTo23.com

    A transition center is now open to support the repopulation effort. Normal hours of operation will be from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m..

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  8. Salvation Army continues to help Erskine victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | TurnTo23.com

    The Salvation Army continues to provide care to the survivors of the massive Erskine Fire, a swift-moving blaze that has destroyed 285 homes and burned 46,684 acres of North Eastern Kern County. Yesterday was the first day fire suppression was secure enough for The Salvation Army's canteens to visit some of the burned communities.

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  9. Erskine Fire now 70% containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | TurnTo23.com

    In coordination with Kern Regional Transit, a shuttle program has been established to take occupants from both evacuation shelters to the Transition Center and to Kern Valley High School at 3340 Erskine Creek Road in Lake Isabella. In coordination with Kern County Fire Department and the Kern County High School District, the Sikh Friends of Bakersfield are offering free meals to Erskine Fire victims, responders and volunteers at Kern Valley High School from 11 PM to 5 PM daily.

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  10. Donations continue to pour in for fire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | TurnTo23.com

    First Baptist Church in Lake Isabella says they've received hundreds of donations from as far away as Fresno and Hisperia. They started collecting the items the day after the fire and now, five rooms inside the church are packed with items but more is still needed.

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  11. Erskine Fire closes part of Pacific Coast TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | TurnTo23.com

    The Erskine Fire, started near Lake Isabella June 23rd and burned more than 46,000 acres and destroyed 257 homes. Over 1,500 firefighters are on scene trying to stop the spread of the Erskine Fire that is now 60 percent contained.

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  12. Erskine Fire Update - June 29, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | TurnTo23.com

    Road closures off of Hwy 178 continue at McCray Rd and Dogwood, at Entrada south of Hwy 178, and Kelso Valley and Kelso Creek Rd. A transition center is now open to support the repopulation effort. Normal hours of operation will be from 9AM-6PM.

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  13. Transition center opens in Lake IsabellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | TurnTo23.com

    Normal hours of operation will be 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The center is located at Wallace Elementary School at 3420 Erskine Creek Rd. in Lake Isabella.

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  14. South Lake residents to return homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | TurnTo23.com

    Cal OES cadaver dog search teams have completed their searches with no further fatalities discovered. As of 1700 South Lake is open for residents to return with proof of residency.

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  15. 257 homes destroyed in Erskine FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | TurnTo23.com

    He also said crews are now focusing their efforts on the Erskine Creek Basin. He says crews are focusing on that area to try to keep the fire from spreading to the Bodfish and Lake Isabella communities.

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  16. Erskine Fire Update; Fire now 40% containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | TurnTo23.com

    Officials said that the remains found over the weekend were animal remains, so there have only been two casualties in the Erskine Fire. KCSO Public Information Officer Ray Pruitt said that a man was arrested over the weekend with two fire arms and was walking around the burned area.

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  17. Sunday Erskine Fire totals, damages, fatalitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | TurnTo23.com

    A brush fire is burning in Lake Isabella, south of Highway 178, North of Erskine Road. More than a thousand structures are threatened, according to Kern County Fire officials.

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  18. Erskine Fire estimated cost to be $3 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | TurnTo23.com

    Firefighting efforts on the Erskine Fire continue as reduced wind speeds allow for better access to the fire line. Primary focus of resources will be the east and south east portions of the fire in the Kelso Valley area.

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  19. Cal Water issues Boil Water advisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | TurnTo23.com

    California Water Service and the State Water Resources Control Board's Division of Drinking Water have issued a precautionary boil water advisory for customers in Cal Water's These customers are advised to use boiled tap water or bottled water for drinking, preparing food, and brushing teeth until further notice. DDW, water quality samples must be tested to ensure that water quality is not negatively affected.

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  20. Salvation Army responds to Erskine FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | TurnTo23.com

    LAKE ISABELLA, CA : The Salvation Army is actively responding to the Erskine Fire, a major wildfire in North Eastern Kern County that -- to date -- has burned more than 20,000 acres, destroying 100 structures and prompting the evacuation of more than 2,000 people. Salvation Army volunteers from the local Lake Isabella service unit are currently working alongside Red Cross personnel to provide meals to the 140 individuals who have taken refuge in the Red Cross shelter that was established overnight in nearby Kernville.

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