Tag Archives: Bobcat Fire

Southern California Edison Focus in Wildfire Probe

Conductor line and tree branches considered in Bobcat Fire     SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Investigators are looking into the possibility that tree branches hitting Southern California Edison electrical equipment may have sparked a fire in the mountains near Los ...

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Few Resources, Old-Growth Forest Allowed for California Fire’s Growth

Only about 100 firefighters were initially dispatched when the Bobcat Fire began     By CHRISTOPHER WEBER Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lack of firefighting resources in the hours after it was sparked allowed a fast-moving wildfire to ...

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Bobcat Fire Threatens Homes Near Los Angeles

Wildfire is one of the largest ever in Los Angeles County     By CHRISTOPHER WEBER Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — An enormous wildfire that churned through mountains northeast of Los Angeles and into the Mojave Desert was still ...

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Wind, Low Humidity Help California’s Bobcat Fire Grow

Wildfire has doubled in size     By STEFANIE DAZIO Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The destruction wrought by a wind-driven wildfire in the mountains northeast of Los Angeles approached 156 square miles (404 square kilometers) Sunday, burning structures, ...

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Desert Communities Told to Evacuate as Winds Stoke Flames

Fire that started Sept. 6 had already doubled in size over the last week     By MARCIO JOSE SANCHEZ and CHRISTOPHER WEBER Associated Press JUNIPER HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Strong winds stoked a wildfire burning for nearly two weeks ...

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California Bobcat Fire Destroys Homes as Winds Push Flames

Wildfire explodes in size     By MARCIO JOSE SANCHEZ and CHRISTOPHER WEBER Associated Press JUNIPER HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Strong winds pushed a wildfire burning for nearly two weeks in mountains northeast of Los Angeles onto the desert floor ...

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