Soberanes Fire

UPDATE: Soberanes Fire grows to 23,500 acres

The Soberanes Fire continues to grow Tuesday night. According to Cal Fire the fire has now burned 23,500 acres and remains 10 percent contained. 

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World's funniest cop is in our neighborhood

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CSUMB opens campus to firefighters battling the Soberanes Fire

Dozens of firefighters are staying at the dorms, while others are sleeping at camp sites at California State University, Monterey Bay.

Soberanes Fire

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UPDATE: Soberanes Fire grows to 23,500 acres

The Soberanes Fire continues to grow Tuesday night. According to Cal Fire the fire has now burned 23,500 acres and remains 10 percent contained. 

Big Sur tourism feeling the heat from Soberanes Fire

The Soberanes Fire, now in its fifth day, has come during the peak summer tourist season in Big Sur.

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Smoke filled sky from Soberanes Fire

UPDATE: Carmel Valley air quality reaches unhealthy levels

Smoke from the Soberanes Fire is producing unhealthy air quality on the Central Coast.

Rossi Street shooting victim dies

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Carmel Fire meeting

Residents near Soberanes Fire evacuate as community gathers for more information

More than 500 people packed the auditorium at Carmel River Elementary School for a community meeting hosted by Cal Fire.

Cal Fire helicopter

Crews focus on Carmel Highlands Tuesday as Soberanes Fire rages

Fire officials say Carmel Highlands is a major area of concern for firefighters battling the Soberanes Fire along Highway 1 in Big Sur.

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World's funniest cop is in our neighborhood

With so much negative press centered around law enforcement over the past few months…

CAL FIRE AT CSUMB

CSUMB opens campus to firefighters battling the Soberanes Fire

Dozens of firefighters are staying at the dorms, while others are sleeping at camp…

Soberanes Fire

UPDATE: Soberanes Fire grows to 23,500 acres

The Soberanes Fire continues to grow Tuesday night. According to Cal Fire the fire…

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