Lake County

KPIX 5 reporter Andria Borba snapped this photo of the Jersualem Fire in Lake County on August 10, 2015. (CBS)

3rd Lake County Fire Now Fully Contained After Burning 25,000 Acres

The Jerusalem Fire that burned more than 25,000 acres in Lake County and the northern tip of Napa County was fully contained by Monday evening, Cal Fire officials said.

08/25/2015

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Peterson Fire Chews Through 215 Acres In Lake County

A new fire in Lake County has now burned through 215 acres of vegetation.

08/24/2015

Wildfire Flames

400-Acre Fire Erupts In Lake County As Wildfires Rage Across California

More than 12,000 firefighters are battling 17 wildfires across California. Saturday, a new fire erupted in Lake County.

08/22/2015

Trees and brush burn as firefighters light backfires while battling the Wragg fire nears Winters, California on July 23, 2015. The fire has grown to over 6,000 acres and is 15 percent contained. AFP PHOTO / JOSH EDELSON        (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

8,000-Acre Wragg Fire Sparked By Vehicle Exhaust

Vehicle exhaust contacting dry grass caused the 8,000-acre Wragg fire near Lake Berryessa in Napa County last month, Cal Fire said Friday.

08/14/2015

The Jerusalem Fire burning in Lake County on August 12, 2015. (CBS)

Jerusalem Fire Burns Into Northern Tip Of Napa County, 50 Percent Contained

The 23,500-acre Jerusalem Fire in Lake County has burned a small area of the northernmost tip of Napa County near Knoxville, a Cal Fire spokesman said.

08/14/2015

Jerusalem Fire on August 11, 2015. (CBS SF)

Jerusalem Fire In Lake County Grows To 22 Square Miles, Only 5 Percent Contained

The Jerusalem Fire in Lake County grew Tuesday, prompting more evacuations, many of them residents who had recently returned home after a nearby massive blaze first threatened their homes.

08/11/2015

KPIX 5 reporter Andria Borba snapped this photo of the Jersualem Fire in Lake County on August 10, 2015. (CBS)

Jerusalem Fire In Lake County Burns 6,000 Acres, Evacuations Ordered

A wildfire that broke out several miles south of the massive Rocky Fire in Lake County has forced the second evacuation of residents who were forced out of their homes days earlier.

08/10/2015

A plume of smoke from the Jerusalem Fire in Lake County. (CBS)

Lake County ‘Jerusalem Fire’ Explodes To 3,000 Acres In Just Hours

A wildfire that ignited in Lake County several miles south of the Rocky Fire quickly spread to 3,000 acres Sunday, forcing evacuations according to Cal Fire.

08/09/2015

Cal Fire firefighters use a hose to douse hot spots during a backfire operation to head off the Rocky Fire on August 3, 2015 near Clearlake. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Officials Lift Evacuation As Cool Weather Helps Firefighters Battling Rocky Fire

All evacuations were lifted Saturday after cooler weather helped firefighters gain more ground against a Northern California wildfire that has forced hundreds of people from their homes.

08/08/2015

Cal Fire firefighters use a hose to douse hot spots during a backfire operation to head off the Rocky Fire on August 3, 2015 near Clearlake. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Rocky Fire Evacuees Return Home As Blaze Reaches 50 Percent Containment

Most residents who evacuated during a fierce Northern California wildfire have been allowed to return home as crews reopened two highways that were used as fire breaks.

08/07/2015

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