(CNN)-- It was a rare bright spot on an otherwise hazy, smoke-filled horizon. As firefighters worked to get a grip on one of the largest wildfires in California's history, an evacuation advisory was lifted Thursday for residents in Tuolumne City, a ...
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The Rim fire near Yosemite National Park has grown to 105,620 acres -- or roughly 165 square miles -- in its sixth day of burning largely out of control through steep, rugged terrain. Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday declared a state of …
Federal authorities have moved to dismiss the charges against a hunter accused of sparking the massive Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park because of the death of two witnesses in the case. The indictment alleged that 33-year-old …
A wildfire raging in the northwest part of Yosemite National Park was expected to advance farther into the park on Tuesday and continue to threaten a reservoir that supplies most of San Francisco's water. The so-called Rim Fire has charred …
The tourist hotspot Yosemite Valley and its iconic attractions, including the El Capitan rock formation, currently are safe, miles from the Rim Fire's reach. However, the blaze was on the edge of the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir, which serves 2.6 …
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Almost 40 percent of the area burned by the Yosemite National Park Rim Fire is nothing but charred land, fire ecologists say. The third-largest wildfire in California history has left a barren moonscape in the Sierra Nevada mountains that …
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, CA - AUGUST 24: Smoke from the Rim Fire lingers over the O'Shaughnessy Dam at Hetch Hetchy Reservoir on August 24, 2013 in Yosemite National Park, California. The Rim Fire continues to burn out of …
Firefighters gained ground Monday on the Rim fire raging in and around Yosemite National Park as it grew to the size of Chicago, charring nearly 150,000 acres. As it continued to push up from the southwest, firefighters got a slight reprieve …
The Rim Fire Map 2013 grew Sunday as the Yosemite wildfire neared the Hetch Hetchy Watershed and prompted a Groveland Ranger District update. The Rim Fire has grown substantially since last Wednesday. At the time, the current …
Despite stubborn heat and wind over the Labor Day weekend, firefighters battling the Rim fire burning into Yosemite National Park tightened ... An employee at the Twain Harte fire station said Tuesday that McNeal was out fighting the …