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Crews Work To Keep Yosemite Fire From Giant Sequoia TreesFire crews strengthened old containment lines on Wednesday, as they tried to keep a blaze in Yosemite National Park away from a grove of treasured giant sequoia trees.
Thunderstorms Could Complicate Yosemite Fire Fight; Nearby Sand Fire 75% ContainedThe fire danger is high Tuesday morning as crews battle two massive wildfires in Northern California.
Amateur's Drone Almost Blocks Plane Fighting Sierra Foothills FireA private drone trying to record footage of a Northern California wildfire nearly hindered efforts to attack the flames from the air.
Cal Fire Lifts Evacuation Orders For Some Camino Residents Near Sand Fire Cal Fire is lifting evacuation warnings and orders for parts around Camino as firefighters continue to battle a wildfire that's destroyed 13 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills.
13 Homes Destroyed In Sand Fire Near Plymouth; Fire Near Yosemite GrowingFirefighters on Sunday battled a wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park destroyed one home and grew significantly overnight.
Sand Fire Triples In Size; Yosemite Blaze Threatens HomesA wildfire burning near vineyards and homes in Northern California has more than doubled in size, while a new blaze is threatening homes in Yosemite National Park.
Sierra Foothills Wildfire Claims 5 Homes; 750 Evacuated Near PlymouthA wildfire in Northern California has destroyed five homes and several other structures near vineyards in the Sierra Nevada foothills.