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The Red Cross assists Napa County fire evacuees and their pets at Middletown High School Wednesday morning. (CBS SF)

Napa County Wildfire Devours 3,800 Acres; Hundreds Moved To Emergency Shelters

Evacuations remain in effect for hundreds of homes in the Pope Valley area as firefighters worked through the night to battle a vegetation fire in Butts Canyon that has rapidly spread to 3,800 acres.

07/02/2014

Chopper 5 over the "Butts Fire" in Napa County on July 1, 2014. (CBS)

Fire In Napa County Burns Nearly 3,200 Acres, Mandatory Evacuations Continue

Temperatures have dropped and humidity has risen, giving an edge up to firefighters battling a vegetation fire in Butts Canyon that has rapidly spread to 3,200 acres.

07/01/2014

Smoke rises from the Butts Fire in Napa County. (KPIX)

Cooler Weather, Calm Winds Good News For Firefighters Battling Huge Napa Blaze

A battle to extinguish a wildfire consuming thousands of acres in Northern Napa County is being aided by mild weather.

07/01/2014

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PHOTOS: Napa County’s Butts Canyon Wildfire Explodes Past 3,200 Acres

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07/01/2014

Smoke billows from a grass fire in the Santa Teresa Hills of South San Jose.

Grass Fire In South San Jose Scorches 125 Acres, 2 Firefighters Injured

Two firefighters were taken to a hospital with heat injuries Monday in a 125-acre vegetation fire southeast of San Jose that stood at about 50 percent contained by late afternoon, a fire official said.

06/30/2014

KPIX 5 reporter Simon Perez took this photo of a helicopter dousing flames on a fire in Fairfield on June 20, 2014. (CBS)

5-Alarm Fire Contained In Fairfield Area After Evacuations, Buildings Burned

A 5-alarm grass fire in the Cordelia area west of Fairfield was contained Friday evening at around 5 acres, after several structures were burned and numerous homes were evacuated.

06/20/2014

Cal Fire pulls water out of a reservoir for a fire at Big Basin Redwood State Park. (@BCGCSuper/Twitter)

Crews Calm Big Basin Blaze In Santa Cruz County

Cal Fire crews have contained a 3-acre brush fire that started Wednesday morning in Big Basin Redwoods State Park in Santa Cruz County.

06/18/2014

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3-Alarm Brush Fire Mostly Contained After Threatening Antioch Homes

A resident suffered smoke inhalation at the scene of a three-alarm vegetation fire that threatened about 40 homes in Antioch Tuesday evening, a Contra Costa County fire marshal said.

06/17/2014

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Crews Battling 2-Alarm San Jose Brush Fire

San Jose fire crews responded Monday morning to a 2-alarm brush fire burning in San Jose.

06/16/2014

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2-Alarm Grass Fire Burns 1 Acre In Suisun City

Fire crews got control of a two-alarm fire that burned about an acre of grass in Suisun City Sunday afternoon.

06/15/2014

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