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Wildfire Leaves Behind Devastation For Some Returning To Mariposa

FRESNO (CBS/AP) — Steve Valdez was back at work Saturday at a hardware store, days after his home and those of his neighbors were incinerated in a gigantic wildfire that swept through a rural area of California near Yosemite National Park. 620 palabras más


Growth Of Detwiler Fire Slows, Mariposa Evacuations Lifted

MARIPOSA (AP) — An aggressive wildfire sweeping through California foothills covered with dense brush and trees destroyed dozens of homes but spared a historic Gold Rush-era town popular with tourists bound for Yosemite National Park, officials said Friday. 542 palabras más


Detwiler Fire Near Yosemite Scorches Over 100 Square Miles

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (AP) – A blaze burning in foothills west of Yosemite National Park destroyed dozens of structures and forced thousands to flee Gold Rush-era towns but fire crews have been able to stop it from reaching a threatened community in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada. 637 palabras más


San Francisco to Sequoia - Day 5

On Day 5 we said goodbye to San Francisco and hello to the start of a journey to 2 National Parks.

We checked out of our hotel and headed over to City Rent a Car. 721 palabras más

Dozens Of Structures Burn In Detwiler Wildfire Raging Near Yosemite

FRESNO (CBS / AP) — A surging wildfire raced through California mountains and foothills west of Yosemite National Park on Wednesday, forcing thousands to flee tiny, Gold Rush-era towns, destroying 29 structures and wafting a smoky haze over the park’s landmark Half Dome rock face. 650 palabras más


45,000-Acre Blaze Rages Near Yosemite, Thousands Evacuate

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A blaze in the rugged mountains outside of Yosemite National Park is threatening 1,500 structures and forcing thousands of nearby residents to flee their homes as it rages toward a historic Gold Rush era town. 475 palabras más


California Wildfire Destroys 8 Structures Near Yosemite National Park

FRESNO (AP) — Tall grass from a deluge of winter rains is fueling wildfires throughout the western U.S., damaging more than a dozen homes in Nevada and forcing residents from communities on the outskirts of Yosemite National Park in California, authorities said Tuesday. 429 palabras más