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57 Buildings Destroyed In Alpine Fire

July 8
By City News Service

As of Sunday afternoon, the West Fire was 92 percent contained, with 505 acres burned.

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Alpine Fire 30 Percent Contained Saturday Morning

July 7
By City News Service

As of 8:30 Saturday morning, the fire has destroyed 18 structures and damaged eight more.

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California Fire Kills 1 As Heat Stokes Blazes In Western US

July 6
By Associated Press

A wildfire raging through drought-stricken timber and brush near California's border with Oregon killed one person and destroyed multiple structures as it burns largely out of control, authorities said Friday.

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Fire Destroys Homes, Burns Hundreds Of Acres In Alpine

July 6
By City News Service, KPBS News

CalFire officials say firefighters have stopped the forward spread of the West Fire in Alpine which has so far burned 400 acres and is 5 percent contained.

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National Weather Service Warns Of Dangerous Heat

July 5
By Jade Hindmon

Get ready for a heat wave. Temperatures are expected to jump into the triple digits in some parts of San Diego County, and officials want everyone to take the warnings seriously.

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Growing Wildfires In US West Mean More Red On July 4

July 4
By Associated Press

Large wildfires grew across the American West on Wednesday, keeping thousands of people out of their homes for the July 4 holiday and forcing some strict bans on fireworks to prevent new fires from igniting in the hot, dry region.

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San Diego Shelters Expecting An Increase In Lost Pets This Fourth Of July

July 4
By Matt Hoffman

Fireworks can scare pets and cause them to run away, but there are ways to keep your pet calm this Fourth of July.

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Substance Abuse Treatment Gets Boost From San Diego County

July 4
By Ebone Monet

The county will triple spending on treating addiction over the next three years.

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Don't Even Think About Playing With Fireworks In San Diego. Here's Why.

July 4
Shyla Nott | inewsource

For many Americans, the Fourth of July isn’t complete without fireworks. But if you’re thinking of firing off a few in San Diego County, don’t.

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County Officials Urge Dog Owner Caution During Fourth Of July Fireworks

July 3
By City News Service

San Diego County officials Wednesday reminded residents to keep a close eye on their dogs during Fourth of July fireworks shows.

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Holiday Drivers Reminded To Not Drive Under The Influence

July 2
By Bennett Lacy and Donald Bloodworth

Law enforcement in San Diego and across the state are focusing on DUI enforcement during the Fourth of July.

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Wind Spreads California Fire As Other States Battle Blazes

July 2
By Associated Press

A massive wildfire in rural Northern California has exploded in size and forced evacuations in hot, dry weather that is sweeping through several Western states where blazes are threatening thousands of homes.

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Evacuations Ordered As Winds Fuel Northern California Fires

July 2
By Associated Press

Evacuations were ordered as dry, hot winds fueled a wildfire burning out of control Sunday in rural Northern California, sending a stream of smoke some 75 miles south into the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Court Nixes Challenge To Rare California Bullet Stamping Law

June 29
By Associated Press

The California Supreme Court threw out a lawsuit Thursday that sought to block an unusual law requiring new models of semi-automatic handguns to stamp identifying information on bullet casings when shots are fired to make it easier to solve crimes.

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National City Firefighter Injured At Brush Fire Near Plaza Bonita Mall

June 28
By City News Service

A National City firefighter suffered burns to his lower back Thursday while on scene of a brush fire that began in a riverbed near the Plaza Bonita Mall.