Tag Archives: Loyalton Fire

Firefighters Battle California Fires in Extreme Heat

Nearly 30 fires burning in rural or forest lands     By JOHN ANTCZAK Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — California firefighters battled destructive wildfires Monday as a lengthening heat wave roasted the state. Thousands of homes were at risk ...

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Wildfire Smoke Causes Postponed Reopening of Reno Schools

Poor air quality due to the Loyalton Fire smoke     By SCOTT SONNER Associated Press RENO, Nev. (AP) — After weeks of debating how best to begin the new school year amid the COVID-19 pandemic, school officials in Reno ...

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Lightning Sparks New Wildfires Across California

Triple-digit temperatures through the weekend     LOS ANGELES (AP) — A rare summer thunderstorm brought lightning that sparked several small blazes in Northern California on Sunday and stoked a huge wildfire that has forced hundreds of people from their ...

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