Farm workers pick crops with Springs Fire in background. (AP Photo)

Hot spots still seen at Springs Fire

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — Southern California firefighters continue to patrol the big wildfire burn area near Camarillo and Thousand Oaks. The Ventura County Fire Department said Wednesday that as vegetation dries out following light rain, […]


(AP Photo)

Springs fire 90 percent contained

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — A big Southern California wildfire has been reduced to ashes and embers but authorities say it’s still a threat. Mike Lindbery of the Ventura County Fire Department says the blaze in […]


A bulldozer clears a firebreak near a wildfire burning along a hillside, Thousand Oaks, California. (AP Photo)

Calm, moist air aids fight against So Cal wildfire

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) – A big cool-down in weather calmed a huge wildfire burning in Southern California coastal mountains Saturday, and firefighters worked to cut miles of containment lines while conditions were favorable. High winds […]



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