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'Perfect recipe for a major fire like this': Cal Fire chief on massive Caldor Fire burning in California

Henry Herrera, Cal Fire spokesperson, described the many conditions that fuel the Caldor Fire's flames as it continues to burn across Sierra Nevada
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'It will be a challenge to come back from this': Wildfire threatens to forever change clear blue waters of Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe is being threatened by a raging wildfire. It threatens to destroy the beautiful alpine lake, which attracts approximately 15 million
Satellite tracks vicious Caldor Fire spread in California in time-lapse video
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Satellite tracks vicious Caldor Fire spread in California in time-lapse video

A satellite orbited by Earth captured the Caldor Fire, which is raging close to Lake Tahoe. It shows the magnitude of the wildfire. The National
Surreal Photos Show the Fierce Battle Against Caldor Fire at a Tahoe Ski Resort
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Surreal Photos Show the Fierce Battle Against Caldor Fire at a Tahoe Ski Resort

South Lake Tahoe faces major risks The conditions on Sunday night were severe, but they could get worse tomorrow. Red flag warnings have been issued
The Caldor Fire Has Taken an Ominous Turn Toward Lake Tahoe
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The Caldor Fire Has Taken an Ominous Turn Toward Lake Tahoe

The West is burning in serious danger, even though the Gulf South is submerged. Fire officials placed residents of South Lake Tahoe under evacuation
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Lake Tahoe threatened by massive fire, more ordered to flee

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE (Calif.) Fire officials ordered additional evacuations around Tahoe Basin because a two-week-old blaze threatened the mountain
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California wildfire threatens popular tourist attraction Lake Tahoe

California's massive wildfire has now reached a tourist attraction. According to Trip Savvy, the Caldor Fire is rapidly approaching Lake Tahoe. It
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The Caldor fire is moving in on Strawberry. Can its historic lodge be saved?

As firefighters battle the Caldor fire, a spot fire is lit on the ridge just behind the Strawberry Lodge. (Jason Armond/Los Angeles Times) Michael
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Caldor Fire, 'knocking on the door' of Lake Tahoe area, becomes nation's 'No. 1 priority for firefighting resources'

STOCKTON (Calif.) A rapidly growing wildfire is approaching the Lake Tahoe basin. It has now become the No. 1 priority for firefighting resources in
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Co-founder of billion-dollar, Dallas-based real estate firm killed in plane crash

John Kenneth Den Dunn was the co-founder and CEO of Dallas-based real estate company, The Rainier Companies announced Monday. In 2003, Dunn and Tim