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  1. Firefighters Still Working to Contain Sand FireRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Fernando Sun

    With the majority of evacuated residents back home, fire crews were working to add to their hard-fought progress against the deadly Sand Fire in the Santa Clarita area. About 3,000 firefighters were on the lines Wednesday, July 27, working to knock down the blaze which began July 22 near Sand Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, along the northbound Antelope Valley Freeway.

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  2. Update on deadly 'Sand Fire': Blaze burning north of Los Angeles 40 percent containedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    With most evacuated residents now back home, fire crews worked today to extend their slow progress against the deadly Sand Fire, which has charred more than 38,000 acres in the Santa Clarita area and is only 40 percent contained. Nearly 3,000 firefighters were on the lines working to knock down the blaze, which broke out Friday afternoon near Sand Canyon Road in Santa Clarita along the northbound Antelope Valley Freeway.

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  3. Sand fire is 65 percent contained on Day 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | LA Daily News

    With most evacuated residents now back home, fire crews worked today to extend their slow progress against the deadly Sand fire, which has charred more than 38,000 acres in the Santa Clarita area and is 65 percent contained. Nearly 3,000 firefighters were on the lines working to knock down the blaze, which broke out Friday afternoon near Sand Canyon Road in Santa Clarita along the northbound Antelope Valley Freeway.

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  4. Sand fire destroys movie and TV ranch that was backdrop for...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... battled the Sand fire. (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times) With its picturesque vistas in the hillsides near Santa Clarita, the quiet and sprawling Sable Ranch has long been a backdrop for western films, reality television shows and music videos. But ...

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  5. Fuller picture comes to light of man who died in Sand fireRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    One of the two homes destroyed on North Iron Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, where one person died when the Sand fire swept through. One of the two homes destroyed on North Iron Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, where one person died when the Sand fire swept through.

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  6. Sand Fire now 40 percent contained, 38,346 acres burnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    With the majority of evacuated residents back home today, fire crews were working to add to their hard-fought progress against the deadly Sand Fire in the Santa Clarita area. About 3,000 firefighters were on the lines working to knock down the blaze, which began Friday afternoon near Sand Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, along the northbound Antelope Valley Freeway.

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  7. Heat makes it hard to battle Sand Fire, but some relief is aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | LA Daily News

    ... is a concern for elevated fire weather. Temperatures were expected to reach highs of 92 to 102 degrees in the Santa Clarita Valley and Angeles National Forest area, with humidity between 10 and 20 percent, said Stuart Seto, weather specialist with ...

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  8. Two raging California wildfires grow, prompting closures in the Los Padres National ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... fighting the fire, resulting in minor damage. The operator was not injured, Cal Fire said. Burning in the Santa Clarita Valley, the Sand fire grew more than 800 acres overnight to a total of 38,545 acres with little perimeter growth. Nearly 3,000 ...

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  9. Man Recounts Last Words to Friend Moments Before He DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC San Diego

    ... just after mandatory evacuation orders were in place Saturday afternoon for a massive brush fire burning in Santa Clarita. Bresnick, 67, was inside of his car about to drive away from flames when neighbors say his car caught fire. "He said the fire ...

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  10. Higher Humidity Helps Firefighters Gain Ground On Sand FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [] A fireman waters down the embers from a fire off Placerita Canyon Road in Santa Clarita.

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  11. Raging wildfire engulfs California homes, film setRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Yahoo!

    Thousands of firefighters battled to contain a blaze tearing through suburban Los Angeles, destroying homes and a popular filming location and threatening actress Tippi Hedren's animal sanctuary. The so-called Sand Fire in the Santa Clarita Valley has scorched more than 55 square miles of brush, threatening at least 2,000 properties and forcing an estimated 20,000 residents to flee.

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  12. Crews make progress on Santa Clarita fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 10News

    A burned home is seen near Iron Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, Calif., Monday, July 25, 2016. A raging wildfire that forced thousands from their homes on the edge of Los Angeles continued to burn Monday as frustrated fire officials said residents reluctant to heed evacuation orders made conditions more dangerous and destructive for their neighbors.

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  13. Sand fire swells to nearly 40,000 acres, but firefighters making progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    SANTA CLARITA VALLEY >> About 3,000 firefighters attacked the Sand fire Tuesday as it swelled to about 37,700 scorched acres in its fifth day, but more than a quarter of the blaze has been contained. “We don't have a large fire front,” Nathan Judy, a spokesman for the U.S. Forest Service, said of the blaze in and around the Santa Clarita Valley and the Angeles National Forest.

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  14. Wildfire-burned area increases to 37,472 acres near Los AngelesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    As of Tuesday morning, wildfire fueled by high heat has charred 37,472 acres , up 13 percent compared with Monday afternoon in the Santa Clarita Valley area near Los Angeles, in the western U.S. state of California, and over a dozen houses have been destroyed. Twenty percent of the fire had been contained, aided slightly by improving weather conditions and lighter vegetation in some areas, which offered hope of increased containment of the blaze.

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  15. Sand fire leaves death, heroism and relief in Canyon Country neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LA Daily News

    Robert Bresnick, 67, was found in the 26700 block of Iron Canyon Road in Santa Clarita at 7:20 p.m. Saturday, July 23, 2016 in a charred car. CANYON COUNTRY >> Sterling Nelson was still processing the chaotic moments Saturday that led to the death of his neighbor, and, if not for a valiant stand, would have left him without a home.

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  16. Wilderness homes disrupt firefightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    Resident Laurent Lacore, 48, returns to his home near Sand Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, Calif., Monday, July 25, 2016. The majority of some 20,000 people forced from their homes by a wildfire that exploded during the weekend were told they could return home Monday night, though an army of firefighters continued battling flames in the rugged hills and canyons northwest of Los Angeles.

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  17. The Latest: Emergency declared on Southern California fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post-Bulletin

    In this Sunday, July 24, 2016 file photo, a helicopter makes a drop on a wildfire near Placerita Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, Calif. The smoky fire tore through drought-ravaged brush that hadn't burned in decades amid a sweltering heat wave and exploded over the weekend.

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  18. Sand fire Day 5: Herea s what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LA Daily News

    A firefighter watches as a heavy lift helicopter makes drops Phos-Chek on the Sand fire along Placerita Canyon road in Santa Clarita Monday, July 25, 2016. After five days, the Sand fire has slowed its march into the Angeles National Forest and parts of the Santa Clarita Valley, after burning homes and displacing residents.

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  19. California wildfire forces shutdown of famed Big Sur parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | White Lake Beacon

    ... (AP Photo/Scott Sonner) Police check IDs as residents return to their homes near Sand Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, Calif., Monday, July 25, 2016. The majority of some 20,000 people forced from their homes by a wildfire that exploded during the ...

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  20. Evacuees return amid progress against big California fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Independent.ie

    Most of the roughly 20,000 evacuees forced out by a wildfire have been cleared to go home, but firefighters still faced huge work on Tuesday in taming a wildfire in mountains north of Los Angeles. A burned home near Iron Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, California after a wildfire forced thousands from their homes Smoke from a wildfire seen in Los Angeles as a wildfire that forced thousands from their homes Most of the roughly 20,000 evacuees forced out by a wildfire have been cleared to go home, but firefighters still faced huge work on Tuesday in taming a wildfire in mountains north of Los Angeles.

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