I don't normally do this, but given the terrible wildfires now hitting the state, I thought it was worth doing a reprise of some posts on the subject from earlier this summer. Of course, there's more information in the original posts, if you want…
Doug Stanglin and John Fritze, USA TODAY
– Nov 17, 7:40 AM
The Camp Fire swept through the county, destroying the retirement town of Paradise, population 27,000, and heavily damaged the outlying communities of Magalia and Concow. It destroyed more than 9,800 homes and at its height drove out 52,000 people.
The Washington Post
– Nov 17, 5:46 PM
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