One of the largest California bushfires in decades has roared largely unchecked for a 10th day, moving perilously closer to a reservoir that provides most of San Francisco's water supply. The eastern flank of the so-called Rim Fire blazed …
A wildfire that shut down a major gateway to Yosemite National Park on Monday night has more than doubled in size, forcing evacuations and effectively cutting off westbound traffic out of the forest, officials said. About 2,500 homes west …
Firefighters are planning to take advantage of cooler weather predicted for Friday to make progress in battling the blaze, …
The Rim Fire burns through trees near Yosemite National Park, Calif., on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013. Firefighters gained some ground Tuesday against the huge wildfire burning forest lands in the western Sierra Nevada, including parts of …
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 …
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 …
Lester Scofield, who still works there, said the Rim Fire came within 1,000 yards …
The Rim fire burning in and around Yosemite National Park grew overnight Sunday, with smoke causing air quality issues inside the park. The fire burned an additional 8,000 acres over the last day and has now consumed 231,000 acres. It’s …
IT IS SO STEEP, IT IS MORE DOZERS AND HAND CREWS. 2500 HOMES ARE THREATENED BY THE RIMFIRE NEAR YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, AND SOME ALREADY LOST THEIR HOMES, LIKE THEM. MY DAUGHTER IS …
Dense smoke from a wildfire burning in and around Yosemite National Park on Saturday hampered both suppression efforts and the prized views sought by holiday weekend tourists. For the first time since the blaze broke out in a neighboring …