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Wildfire Flames

Rocky Fire Spreads To 18,000 Acres, Evacuation Advisory For Parts Of Clearlake, Lower Lake

The fast-spreading Rocky Fire in Lake County grew to more than 18,000 acres on Friday, prompting authorities to warn residents of the eastside of Clearlake and Lower Lake that they could be evacuated.


Rim Fire Continues To Burn Near Yosemite National Park

Firefighters Launch Drone To Battle Rim Fire Near Yosemite

Firefighters battling the giant wildfire burning in the Sierra Nevada added a California National Guard Predator drone to their arsenal Wednesday to give them almost immediate views of any portion of the flames.


A young girl waits for the arrival of the 297th Medical Company of the California National Guard at their San Mateo Armory headquarters, December 2, 2011. (CBS)

Early Holiday Homecoming For Bay Area National Guard Unit

Family and friends gathered in San Mateo Friday morning to welcome home more than 60 specialized California National Guard soldiers from their deployment in Iraq.



California National Guard Pay Subject Of Investigation

The commander of the California National Guard Fighter Wing at Fresno has been relieved of his command after an investigation determined that he and his pilots were sometimes earning double pay.



California National Guard Set For Iraq Deployment

The U.S. Military has begun the process of drawing down the number of troops on the ground in Iraq, but there’s still plenty of work to be done.


Troops Welcomed Home from Iraq

FAIRFIELD, Calif. (KCBS) _ Nearly 100 California National Guard military police soldiers with the 49th Military Police Brigade were welcomed home from Iraq at Travis Air Force Base on Tuesday.