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  1. California Statewide Fire Summary: King Fire over 80,000 AcresRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    Over 7,800 firefighters continue to battle 7 major wildfires burning in California. Overnight crews made progress on several fires including full containment on the destructive Boles Fire in Siskiyou County and the Silverado Fire in Orange County.

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  2. Silverado Fire now 95 percent containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | San Bernardino County Sun

    The six-day-old Silverado Fire, which has burned close to 1,000 acres, was nearly surrounded today, and most firefighters were on “mop-up” duty. The 968-acre blaze was 95 percent contained with 378 firefighters on the job, according to Jake Rodriguez, a spokesman for the U.S. Forest Service.

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  3. Silverado Canyon Brush Fire 95 Percent ContainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Patch.com

    The six-day-old Silverado Fire, which has burned close to 1,000 acres, was nearly surrounded today, and most firefighters were on "mop-up" duty. The 968-acre blaze was 95 percent contained with 378 firefighters on the job, according to Jake Rodriguez, a spokesman for the U.S. Forest Service.

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  4. VVC mulls moving football games to SilveradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Victorville Daily Press

    The Victor Valley College football team will take on Los Angeles Southwest College at Silverado High School's new stadium on Saturday night, and the high school field could become the Rams' permanent home in the future. "We will get a chance to showcase our team this week at a gorgeous facility against an outstanding opponent," wrote head coach Dave Hoover on the team's Facebook page.

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  5. Silverado Canyon Residents Prepare For Mudslides After Fires Strip HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | CBS Local

    Tuesday's flash floods sparked fears of mudslides for residents in Silverado Canyon, where crews battled fires over the weekend. "It's very, very steep, there's not much left," resident Sherry Meddick said.

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  6. Metal Sheet Ignited 1,000-Acre Brush Fire: AuthoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | NBC Los Angeles

    A metal sheet put up by a resident to keep out rodents was to blame in the fire that has been burning in the Cleveland National Forest since Friday Less than a week after a 1,000-acre fire torched the hillsides of Silverado Canyon, officials are warning residents in the area of the potentially hazardous materials that could be in their yards, including metal and glass, that could reflect off the sun and spark a fire. Vikki Vargas reports for NBC4 News at 6 p.m. from Silverado Canyon Tuesday, Sept.

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  7. Flash-flood warning issued for eastern O.C., Silverado Canyon burn zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Orange County Register

    A flash-flood warning has been issued today for the eastern portion of Orange County, including the Silverado Canyon area, where a brush fire recently burned nearly 1,000 acres. Along with Silverado Canyon, the flash-flood warning also includes Rancho Santa Margarita, Coto De Caza and the Trabuco area, according to the National Weather Service.

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  8. Sheet metal reflection cause of Southern California fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KTVU Oakland

    ... Steve Concialdi. The reflection off the sheet metal ignited a wooden border and nearby grass and then spread into Silverado Canyon, prompting the evacuation of 200 homes. That evacuation order was lifted late Sunday and the 1A1 2-square-miles fire ...

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  9. Sheet metal reflection cause of California fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... Steve Concialdi. The reflection off the sheet metal ignited a wooden border and nearby grass and then spread into Silverado Canyon, prompting the evacuation of 200 homes. That evacuation order was lifted late Sunday and the 1½-square-miles fire ...

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  10. Hundreds flee as 11 wildfires blaze across CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Times reports. More than 1,000 firefighters backed by nine helicopters worked around the clock to contain the Silverado Fire, which broke out Friday in the Cleveland National Forest and spread rapidly on Saturday. A mandatory evacuation order ...

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  11. Vegetable garden barrier blamed in Silverado Canyon fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Los Angeles Times

    Orange County Fire Authority firefighters extinguish hot spots near homes on Silverado Canyon Road as crews battle the Silverado Fire in the Cleveland National Forest on Saturday. Orange County Fire Authority firefighters extinguish hot spots near homes on Silverado Canyon Road as crews battle the Silverado Fire in the Cleveland National Forest on Saturday.

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  12. Vegetable Gardener Accidentally Started Silverado Fire, Investigators SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Patch.com

    The four-day-old Silverado Fire, which has burned nearly 1,000 acres, was apparently ignited by the sun reflecting off metal sheeting put up by someone trying to keep rodents out of a vegetable garden, a fire official said. The two-foot high metal sheeting was wrapped around a wood border, and the reflected rays ignited the wood and grass in a backyard in the 30500 block of Silverado Canyon Road about 10:30 a.m. Friday, according to Orange County Fire Authority Capt.

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  13. Crews battle 11 major California wildfires amid drought, heat waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Yahoo!

    ... woods. More than 1,000 firefighters backed by nine helicopters worked around the clock to contain the Silverado Fire, which broke out Friday in the Cleveland National Forest and spread rapidly on Saturday. A mandatory evacuation order affecting 217 ...

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  14. Silverado fire containment reaches 80%; evacuations liftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Orange County Register

    Firefighters made significant progress against the Silverado Fire overnight, reaching 80 percent containment, the U.S. Forest Service said Monday. Mandatory evacuation orders for residents living east of 30311 Silverado Canyon Road were lifted Sunday evening, but Silverado Canyon Road remains closed for non-residents at Santiago Canyon Road, officials said.

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  15. Silverado Canyon Fire Now Contained 80 PercentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Patch.com

    The four-day-old Silverado Fire in the Cleveland National forest in eastern Orange County was 80 percent contained today, and fire crews continued to battle the heat as they worked to completely surround the 968-acre blaze. Fire crews made significant progress overnight extending the containment line, according to the latest update on the U.S. Forest Service Inciweb site.

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  16. Excessive Heat Warning Continues MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | CBS Local

    ... power to thousands of residents. The hot temperatures were also making it difficult for firefighters battling the Silverado Fire in the Silverado Canyon of the Cleveland National Forest. As of Monday morning, the fire, which had torched 968 acres, ...

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  17. Silverado Fire (Orange County) Started 9/12/2014, updated 9/12/2014Read the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Cal Fire

    Please click the link above for more information from the Cleveland National Forest.*** The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protecton is unable to guarantee the accuracy of this translation and is therefore not liable for any inaccurate information resulting from the translation application tool.

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  18. Fun festivals for all in fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Examiner.com

    ... There are cultural and religious exhibits and a fantastic international market place. Visit irvinefestival.org Silverado Days is a 3 day event at the William Peak Park in Buena Park, 7225 El Dorado Drive, Buena Park. 714 562-3873. Festivities begin ...

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  19. Hundreds flee 2 California wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | SFGate

    Firefighters work on a brush fire in Silverado Canyon in Orange County, Calif. on Friday, Sept.

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  20. Day 3: Silverado Canyon Fire Downgraded to 968 AcresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Patch.com

    Day three of the Silverado Fire in eastern Orange County ended with the size of the blaze being downgraded from 1,600 acres to 968 acres, and with fire lines now scratched out around 50 percent of the flames. The Sunday evening assessment from the Cleveland National Forest is based on having more firefighters on the ground to better measure the scope of the fire, Orange County Fire Authority spokesman Bob Poole said.

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