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Grass Fire That Burned 2,700 Acres Near Livermore 100 Percent Contained

As of Sunday morning, firefighters say the blaze has been fully contained.

08/23/2015

Backfire

Jerusalem, Tesla Wildfires Nearing Full Containment

With some help from cooler temperatures, firefighters are making progress on both blazes.

08/22/2015

Map of Tesla Fire burning near Livermore. (CBS)

Grass Fire That Burned 2,500 Acres Near Livermore 70 Percent Contained

A grass fire that has burned 2,500 acres in Alameda County east of Livermore was 70 percent contained as of Friday morning, according to Cal Fire.

08/21/2015

A tanker drops fire retardant on a grass fire near Tesla and Corral Hollow roads in unincorporated Alameda County east of Livermore, August 19, 2015. (CBS)

2,500-Acre ‘Tesla’ Fire Burns Near Livermore, 5 Percent Contained

A fast-moving grass fire burning east of Livermore has quickly grown to 2,500 acres Wednesday evening, according to Cal Fire, and firefighters have it 5 percent contained.

08/19/2015

San Rafael Brush Fire

2-Alarm Brush Fire Near Northgate Mall In San Rafael Considered Suspicious

San Rafael police and fire officials say a two-alarm brush fire near Northgate Mall that threatened an office building Friday evening is considered suspicious.

08/14/2015

Grass Fire in San Jose

2-Alarm Brush Fire Burns Several Acres Near Kelley Park In San Jose

A two-alarm brush fire burned between 3 and 5 acres near Kelley Park in San Jose Friday afternoon.

08/07/2015

Grass Fire

Gunfire At Sheriff’s Department Shooting Range Sparks 11-Acre Grass Fire In Contra Costa County

Gunfire at a Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department gun range started an 11-acre fire near Clayton Thursday.

07/31/2015

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Firefighter Injured Battling 4-Alarm Grass Fire In Moraga

A firefighter received a minor injury battling a four-alarm grass fire in Moraga Thursday afternoon, according to officials with the Moraga-Orinda Fire Protection District.

07/30/2015

Wragg fire (CBS SF)

National Guard Sending Helicopter Fleet To Aid Firefighters Battling 14 Northern California Wildfires

The California National Guard is sending in a fleet of helicopters to back up firefighters battling flames raging across the northern half of the state.

07/30/2015

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Man Arrested, Suspected Of Starting Grass Fire Near Sacramento That Forced Evacuations

Authorities say they suspect a man of starting a grassland fire near Sacramento that forced people from their homes and destroyed power lines.

07/27/2015

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