The Rim Fire, the third largest fire in California recorded history, started Aug. 17 in the Stanislaus National Forest. It quickly spread to nearby Yosemite National Park totaling more than 250,000 acres or roughly 395 square miles at the …
Firefighters from Napa County have returned home safely after spending many days fighting the Rim Fire in Yosemite, one of the biggest wildland fires in California history. Each local fire agency is billing the state for the costs of sending their …
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. It ripped through parts of Yosemite, the Rim Fire. The blaze wreaked havoc on the area …
it has so far had little or no direct impact on Yosemite Valley, a popular spot for tourists and home to many of the park's iconic attractions, including the El Capitan rock formation. Authorities don't know what started the Rim Fire -- although …
The logging bill approved Thursday refines a measure introduced last September as the Yosemite Rim Fire Emergency Salvage Act, a response to a weeks-long fire that burned 257,314 acres in Mariposa and Tuolumne counties. The blaze …
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. — A large wildfire in California is now burning inside …
As crews advanced against a giant wildfire around Yosemite National Park, fire commanders said they would maintain use of a Predator drone to give them early views of any new flare-ups across in the remote and rugged landscape. The …
Firefighters report that the Rim Fire burning in the Yosemite Area is 35% contained Friday night. Just under 5,000 firefighters are working to contain the blaze, which has now burned over 213,000 acres . The fire has caused …
The blaze is only seven per cent contained. A firefighter watches the flames of the Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park, Calif., on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013. (Photo credit: Jae C. Hong /AP Photo) A burned car sits on the side of the road after …
The Rim Fire is now the largest in the United States in 2013 and ... and pine in the Sierra Nevada Range near and in Yosemite National Park. The fire started on August 17 and has destroyed 111 buildings; it is threatening 4,500 more. …