A U.S. Air Force plane drops fire retardant on a burning hillside in the Ranch Fire in Clearlake Oaks, Calif., Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Josh Edelson)
August 06, 2018 - 7:42 pm
LAKEPORT, Calif. (AP) — Twin Northern California blazes fueled by dry vegetation and hot, windy weather grew Monday to become the largest wildfire in state history, becoming the norm as climate change makes the fire season longer and more severe. The two fires burning a few miles apart and known as...
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Smoke from Yolo County Fire drifting over Vallejo
(Photo credit: R. Del Rosario/KCBS Radio)
KCBS Radio Morning News
August 03, 2018 - 5:59 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- The Bay Area has largely escaped any smoky consequences of the wildfires burning to our north--until now. The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued an advisory about smoke, mostly from the fires in Mendocino County, blowing into the North Bay and possibly...
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