Several days of rain on Sierra Nevada forests appear to have stopped dangerous fire in its tracks.
Glimpses of a fire that has burned near Northern California’s Klamath River since mid-August.
As town assesses damage, it’s looking to one of its biggest employers to reopen soon.
Images of massive and rapidly growing wildfire burning near El Dorado County town of Pollock Pines.
King Fire, burning close to Lake Tahoe and U.S. 50, has consumed about 18,500 acres so far.
Fire near Oakhurst was one of several over the weekend, including a 3,000-acre blaze near Pollock Pines.
An unintended consequence of aggressive fire suppression: denser forests that consume more water.
As containment increases, officials start to reopen access to the popular attraction.
Homes briefly evacuated as fire sparked by highway accident spreads near Gold Rush-era town.