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Wildfires blaze on in San Diego County. San Marcos city residents issued new evacuation notices.

Thousands Of New Wildfire Evacuation Notices Issued In San Diego County

The San Diego County sheriff says nearly 13,000 new evacuation notices have been issued due to a wildfire burning around the city of San Marcos.

05/15/2014

An aerial view of flames and smoke from a wildfire in Carlsbad in San Diego County, May 14, 2014. (CBS)

Bay Area Firefighters Race To The Front Lines Of Massive San Diego County Fire

Firefighters from throughout the Bay Area are heading to San Diego County today to help douse several massive fires raging there.

05/15/2014

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Brush Fire Contained After Burning 15-Acres Near Pittsburg

Firefighters have contained a 15-acre brush fire burning in unincorporated Contra Costa County just south of Pittsburg Tuesday evening, a fire dispatcher said.

05/13/2014

Firefighters were battling a trash fire at the Zanker Landfill in San Jose Sunday. (CBS)

Trash Fire Burns At San Jose Landfill

Firefighters were battling a trash fire at the Zanker Landfill in San Jose Sunday afternoon, a fire dispatcher said.

05/11/2014

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Brush Fire Briefly Closes Lanes On Southbound Hwy 101 In San Jose

The CHP is investigating an unconfirmed report of someone throwing a burning object from a vehicle onto the side of U.S. 101 near the scene of the fire.

05/11/2014

El Dorado Hills firefighters takes a break from battling the Rim Fire on August 28, 2013 near Groveland, California. (Justin Suillvan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Firefighters On High Alert With Hot Temperatures, Dry Conditions

State and local firefighters are on high alert as several grass fires have broken out during this stretch of hot weather.

05/01/2014

San Jose Firefighters tweeted this pic of a four alarm fire at the former home of KNTV near a Caltrain station. (Source: San Jose Fire Dept.)

Firefighters Battle 5-Alarm Blaze In Downtown San Jose Near Caltrain Station

A five-alarm blaze at a building that once housed the KNTV news station in downtown San Jose Sunday afternoon was brought under control, a fire dispatcher said.

04/13/2014

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Firefighters Clean Up Diesel Spill In Marina Near Alameda

Firefighters cleaned up a diesel fuel spill at the Ballena Isle Marina Wednesday but were unable to determine the source of the spill, a fire captain said.

04/02/2014

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Residents Displaced By San Anselmo Apartment Fire

Residents at a San Anselmo apartment complex were displaced from multiple units when a two-alarm blaze broke out Saturday afternoon

03/30/2014

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Smoke From Burned Granola Prompts Call To Oakland Firefighters

Firefighters cleared the scene of a building initially reported as the scene of a structure fire in West Oakland Thursday morning, a fire dispatcher said.

03/27/2014

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