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Sand fire updates: More than 38000 acres burned in Santa Clarita Valley mountains - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Sand fire updates: More than 38000 acres burned in Santa Clarita Valley mountains
Los Angeles Times
The fire is now 25% contained, according to the U.S. Forest Service. Although the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department allowed most residents to return home Monday evening, hundreds of residents in three areas were still under evacuation orders.
Sand Fire: California declares state of emergency in Los Angeles County89.3 KPCC
Most Sand Fire Evacuees Allowed to Return HomeNBC Southern California
20000 evacuated ahead of wildfire near Los AngelesUSA TODAY
Patch.com -KTLA -NBCNews.com
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Posted on Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:49:35 GMT



Hobby Drone 'Limited' LAFD Ability To Fight Spot Fire Off 134 Freeway - CBS Local

CBS Local

Hobby Drone 'Limited' LAFD Ability To Fight Spot Fire Off 134 Freeway
CBS Local
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — Firefighters made quick work of a grass fire that started off the Ventura (134) Freeway in the Eagle Rock area Wednesday despite the presence of a hobby drone, authorities said. The roughly one-quarter acre fire was first ...
Firefighters Make Quick Work of Small Brush Fire Off 134 FreewayNBC Southern California
Drone hampers brush-fire fight near 134 Freeway in Eagle RockLA Daily News
Wildfire Shuts Down Ventura (134) Freeway Near Eagle Rock: UpdatedPatch.com
KABC-TV
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Posted on Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:26:29 GMT



200 Firefighters Battle 18-Acre Brush Fire in Hollywood Hills - KTLA

KTLA

200 Firefighters Battle 18-Acre Brush Fire in Hollywood Hills
KTLA
Grass was burning on a west-facing slope heading into moderate brush, LAFD's Margaret Stewart said initially. About 200 firefighters responded, and the county Fire Department assisted in the air and on the ground. Crews were being released about 5:45 ...
Brush fire near 101 Freeway spreads to 18 acres, prompts voluntary evacuation in Hollywood HillsLos Angeles Times
Brush Fire Scorches 15 Acres in Hollywood HillsNBC Southern California
200 firefighters battle Hollywood Hills brush fireUPI.com
FOX 11 Los Angeles -CBS Local -USA TODAY
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Posted on Wed, 20 Jul 2016 01:20:44 GMT



Los Angeles County Fire Department Chooses KME - Firefighter Nation

Los Angeles County Fire Department Chooses KME
Firefighter Nation
Nesquehoning, PA – KME, a member of REV Group, announces that the Los Angeles County Fire Department has awarded it an order for twenty (20) custom pumpers. The new trucks when delivered in 2017 will join hundreds of KME apparatus currently in ...

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Posted on Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:08:49 GMT



Do not call 911 about Pokemon Go, Los Angeles fire officials warn - FOX31 Denver

FOX31 Denver

Do not call 911 about Pokemon Go, Los Angeles fire officials warn
FOX31 Denver
LOS ANGELESLos Angeles County fire dispatchers have been receiving “a lot” of 911 calls from Pokemon Go players who want access to fire stations, according to a representative of the fire department. On Thursday morning, the Los Angeles County Fire ...
ICYMI: Please Don't Call The Los Angeles County Fire Department Over Pokémon GoLAist

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Posted on Fri, 15 Jul 2016 14:06:02 GMT



'Dare to Dance': Corona Family Starts Online Video Campaign for Girl, 2, With Cerebral Palsy - KTLA

KTLA

'Dare to Dance': Corona Family Starts Online Video Campaign for Girl, 2, With Cerebral Palsy
KTLA
They're hoping to raise awareness of her disorder with a dance challenge — and the Los Angeles Fire Department was ready with an initial response that was posted online Monday. Firefighters with the department's North Hollywood station got down to ...


Posted on Mon, 11 Jul 2016 22:28:21 GMT



Is This a Sign of End-Times Manifestations in Los Angeles? - Charisma News

Charisma News

Is This a Sign of End-Times Manifestations in Los Angeles?
Charisma News
"This is the fifth year of an ongoing drought, so we have very extreme fire behavior," Los Angeles County Fire Department Chief Daryl Osby said at a news conference on Sunday. "These are not normal times." A 10,262-acre (4,155-hectare) fire was also ...
Two raging California wildfires grow, killing 1 and prompting closures in Los Padres National ForestLos Angeles Times
Sand Fire scorches more than 38K acres, at 40 percent containmentKABC-TV
Tulare County send crews to battle blazesVisalia Times-Delta
Santa monica Observed -KRCRTV.COM
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Posted on Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:13:03 GMT



Firefighters battling brush fire in Santa Clarita - FOX 11 Los Angeles

FOX 11 Los Angeles

Firefighters battling brush fire in Santa Clarita
FOX 11 Los Angeles
Residents were evacuated from 700 homes Saturday, but were allowed to go home at 9:30 p.m., said Los Angeles County Fire Department Inspector Gustavo Medina. More than 700 firefighters were on the scene, including some from the city of Los Angeles, ...
800-Acre Sage Fire Burning in Santa Clarita Valley; Evacuation Order Lifted on 700 HomesKTLA
Fast-moving fire forces evacuations north of Los AngelesFireEngineering.com
LA County Firefighters Battle Growing Wildland FireFirehouse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
LA Daily News -Los Angeles Times -CBS Local
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Posted on Sun, 10 Jul 2016 18:27:04 GMT



Covina police, LAFD dancing to help 2-year-old Eastvale girl - KABC-TV

KABC-TV

Covina police, LAFD dancing to help 2-year-old Eastvale girl
KABC-TV
The Covina Police Department and Los Angeles Fire Department are dancing to help 2-year-old Finley Smallwood raise money and awareness about cerebral palsy. KABC. By Leticia Juarez. Monday, July 18, 2016. EASTVALE, Calif. (KABC) --. The Covina ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Jul 2016 01:29:43 GMT



Tortoise Wins Again: Slow And Steady Pace Outruns LA Fire - NPR

NPR

Tortoise Wins Again: Slow And Steady Pace Outruns LA Fire
NPR
... the Sand Fire north of Los Angeles, as the Two-Way has reported. But the situation is far from resolved: other areas remain under evacuation orders, and state officials have declared an emergency in Los Angeles County, as member station KPCC reports.

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Posted on Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:50:00 GMT



 

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