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Bennett, Grass Valley

Bennett, East Bennett and Lava Rock Drive in Grass Valley. Minimal activity and smoldering. All closures lifted. August 28, 2021 at 8:05 PM The fire is now fully contained. August 28, 2021 at 8:40 AM 95% containment, still mopping up. August 27, 2021 at 10:02 AM Morning update from CAL FIRE has 80% containment. August […]

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Spenceville

Spenceville, structure fire with extension to the vegetation on Spenceville Road in Penn Valley. August 25, 2021 at 2:50 PM This is the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office. The Evacuation Warning for zone NCO-E013, has been lifted. Use caution as there are still emergency personnel working in the area. August 25, 2021 at 2:30 PM Air Attack […]

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Grizzly, North San Juan

Grizzly, Tyler Foote Crossing and Jackass Flats Road on the San Juan Ridge in Nevada County. August 24, 2021 at 9:19 PM Firefighters are starting mop-up operations, they’ll be committed for two hours at least. August 24, 2021 at 9:10 PM Wet line around the fire. Forward progress stopped. August 24, 2021 at 9:00 PM […]

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Caldor, Eldorado NF

Caldor, Eldorado NF, USFS. IMT 2 (GB Team 7). Sixteen miles northeast of Plymouth, CA. Chaparral, closed timber litter and timber. Minimal fire behavior with smoldering. Area, road and trail closures in effect. October 23, 2021 at 9:57 AM With the slight break in the weather, crews are continuing to clean culverts, chip material, and […]

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Glen, Yuba County

Glen, Meadow Lane and Willow Glen Road, 5 miles northwest of Dobbins in Yuba County. Minimal fire behavior with creeping and smoldering observed. August 19, 2021 at 8:20 PM The fire is now in patrol status. Suppression repair continues. August 17, 2021 at 7:26 AM No growth over several days. Final report unless a significant […]

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Purdon, South Yuba

Purdon Road, Nevada City in Nevada County. August 11, 2021 at 3:09 PM Engines are being released back to their stations. Here is the crew of the CAL FIRE Helicopter from Columbia. They were assigned to the Ravine incident in Colfax and arrived at scene shortly after the fire was reported. Thanks to reader Heidi […]

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Iowa, Colfax

Iowa, Robbers Ravine in Colfax, Placer County. August 11, 2021 at 4:23 PM Per PCSO: All residents under evacuation for the Iowa Fire can now return to their homes. All areas have been re-opened. August 11, 2021 at 3:07 PM Old Loggers Road remains closed, correction. August 11, 2021 at 2:46 PM Cape Horn Road […]

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Ravine, Colfax

Ravine, Robbers Ravine, Colfax in Placer County. August 11, 2021 at 7:12 AM A structure fire started around 2:00 am in the perimeter on the 26000 block of Old Loggers Lane. Resources worked overnight and are being released now. August 10, 2021 at 7:34 PM All aircraft is leaving the fire, Air Attack is returning […]

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Pleasant, San Juan Ridge

Pleasant, Vicki Drive off Pleasant Valley Road on the San Juan Ridge, Nevada County. August 10, 2021 at 1:42 PM Pleasant IC is starting t0 release some engines back to their stations. August 10, 2021 at 1:28 PM Pleasant IC requests two additional water tenders, code 2 only, and confirms the forward progress has been […]

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Loma, Yuba County

Loma, Loma Rica Road in Loma Rica, Yuba County. Grass and oak woodlands August 8, 2021 at 3:58 PM All aircraft has been released from the fire. Air Attack 230 returning to Grass Valley Air Attack Base. The fire was determined to be equipment caused. Homeowner was cutting weeds, per CAL FIRE. August 8, 2021 […]

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Gold, was School, NSJ

Gold Country Mobile Home Park, School Street off Sweetland Road in North San Juan. August 3, 2021 at 8:29 PM Dozer and hose lines are being completed. Mop-up operations will take a few hours. August 3, 2021 at 8:20 PM IC is requesting the closest engine and one crew to continue in, all others still […]

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Brunswick, Grass Valley

Brunswick, Brunswick Road and Idaho-Maryland Road in the Brunswick Basin, Grass Valley. August 2, 2021 at 12:20 PM This is the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office. The Evacuation WARNING for zone GRS-E271 has been lifted. Residents of Loma Rica Ranch may return to their homes. Use caution as there are still emergency personnel working in the area. […]

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Backbone

Backbone, Snowtent Road off Graniteville on the San Juan Ridge in Nevada County. Heavy timber, very difficult access. July 26, 2021 at 12:02 AM Fire is now fully contained. Resources at scene will be committed for another four hours. July 25, 2021 at 11:17 PM Backbone IC is starting to release engines and water tenders […]

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Fly, Quincy

Fly, Plumas NF, USFS. Four miles north of Quincy, CA. The Fly Fire has merged with the Dixie Fire. All data related to the Fly Fire will now be reported under the Dixie Fire. July 25, 2021 at 6:46 PM The Fly Fire has merged with the Dixie Fire. All data related to the Fly […]

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Frenchtown, Oregon House

Frenchtown, Frenchtown-Dobbins Road in Oregon House in Yuba County. Heavy brush and timber. July 21, 2021 at 6:47 PM Reduction in acreage due to more accurate mapping. No fire growth today. Final report unless a significant change occurs. July 21, 2021 at 10:03 AM All evacuations have been lifted. Please use caution in the area […]

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Ponderosa, Weimar

Ponderosa, Ponderosa Terrace on Ponderosa Way in the Weimar area, Placer Hills. Road closures and evacuations have been lifted. July 16, 2021 at 6:35 PM Evacuation orders are being lifted, evac warnings still in place. Please watch for fire equipment in the area. July 16, 2021 at 6:22 PM Mop-up and overhaul of the fire […]

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Dixie, Jarbo Gap

Dixie, Butte Unit, Cal Fire. Unified command between IMT 1 (Cal Fire Team 1) and IMT 1 (GB Team 1). Fifteen miles northeast of Paradise, CA. Timber, light slash and brush. Active fire behavior with wind-driven runs, group torching and short-range spotting. Several communities, numerous structures and infrastructure threatened. Evacuations, area, road and trail closures […]

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Pleasant, San Juan Ridge

Pleasant, Pleasant Valley Road, between Birchville and Sweetland Nevada County. Power lines are down. July 12, 2021 at 12:57 PM CAL FIRE NEU update July 12, 2021 at 12:05 PM IC estimates 1-2 hours of mop-up time. The fire is contained and the cause of the fire is under investigation. July 12, 2021 at 11:55 […]

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