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Last evacuation orders rescinded in damaging Lake County fire

Lower Lake - All evacuation orders for a small Northern California town were lifted Sunday and residents were allowed to return after firefighters contained a 4,000-acre blaze that tore through the south end of Clear Lake.

Massive Blue Cut fire in Southern California destroys 96 homes

San Bernardino - Nearly 100 homes and more than 200 other buildings have been destroyed by the giant Blue Cut fire in Southern California wildfire that is burning 60 miles east of Los Angeles.

Authorities were aware of suspect in Northern California wildfire

Lakeport - The man suspected of starting this week's Northern California wildfire that devastated a Lake County town and displaced thousands of nearby residents had been an inmate firefighter while serving a five-year prison sentence on drug and firearms charges.

Clearlake man accused of starting latest Northern California fire

Lower Lake - A 40-year-old Northern California man has been accused of starting a destructive wildfire that has burned thousands of acres and destroyed at least 175 homes in a small town on the south tip of Clear Lake.

Famed California hot springs retreat destroyed by Valley fire

Middletown - The New Age church that owns and operates Northern California's famed Harbin Hot Springs resort is promising to rebuild after Saturday's devastating wildfire that completely destroyed the historic retreat.

Blame those hazy skies, spectacular sunsets on wildland fires

Monterey - Got haze? San Francisco Bay Area residents are in for another two days of smoky air as rising temperatures combined with wind-blown manifestations of Northern California wildland fires.

Evacuations lifted as firefighters control California wildfire

Clearlake - Hundreds of residents of the Northern California counties of Lake, Colusa and Yolo were allowed to return to their homes Saturday after firefighters gained control over an unpredictable fire that burned more than 100 square miles of scenic hill country.

Chicago-area police find 15 dogs dead in freezer during sting

Lowell - Authorities of north-west Indiana's Lake County made a shocking discovery over the weekend as they responded to a complaints from the neighbors of a local dog breeder. The 62-year-old woman resides on West 254th Ave., near Schneider, Indiana.

Picture Gallery of Storm Damage in Lake County, Florida

Photos showing the damage inflicted by the deadly tornadoes that swept through Central Florida last week.
 

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ASHES: The remains of a parking lot and surrounding buildings in the city of Lower Lake  Calif.  are...
ASHES: The remains of a parking lot and surrounding buildings in the city of Lower Lake, Calif., are shown after the Clayton fire swept through town, destroying scores of businesses and homes.
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DRYING UP: Photo shows retreating water line at Indian Valley Reservoir in Lake County in July of la...
DRYING UP: Photo shows retreating water line at Indian Valley Reservoir in Lake County in July of last year.
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DESTRUCTION: Only the chimney and hot-water heater remain of this fire-ravaged home in Middletown  C...
DESTRUCTION: Only the chimney and hot-water heater remain of this fire-ravaged home in Middletown, Calif., after the Valley Fire burned through the Lake County community on Sept. 18.
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