Smoke from the fast-burning Rim fire reached Yosemite Valley on Saturday, hampering crews’ work to contain it. The wildfire started two weeks ago and has fast become one of the largest fires in California history. Despite the smoke, the …
The giant wildfire burning at the edge of Yosemite National Park has not only destroyed buildings and threatened water supplies, electricity and sequoias, it has also unleashed a smoky haze that has worsened air quality more than 100 …
A large wildfire burning in and around Yosemite National Park in California for nine days in a row, razing 134,000 acres, is one of the largest blazes in the state's history. But the iconic national park and its environs have a long history with …
With claims of 20% containment and firefighting costs exceeding $20 million so far, the massive fire has been spreading since it was first reported in August 17. See more photos in the Yosemite Rim Fire gallery and Wildfire group.
YOSEMITE (CBS13) – Nearly eight months after the massive Rim Fire lit up the forests in and around Yosemite, the park announced that all areas within the park have been reopened. The fire – which started on Aug. 17, 2013 – forced parts …
The Rim Fire that burned during late summer this year was unprecedented in recorded history for the Sierra Nevada Mountains of Calfornia. I took a trip out to Yosemite over Veterans Day weekend to have a look at the aftermath of this …
A group of scientists from Montana are studying a section of the Rim Fire burn scar near Crane Flat in Yosemite National Park, focusing on forest composition, tree mortality and fuel accumulation since the devastating 2013 megablaze …
Click the photo to see larger. The Rim fire continued to spread Tuesday into Yosemite National Park, growing to 184,481 acres with just 20 percent containment. An evacuation advisory continues on the Highway 108 corridor from Tuolumne …