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More Resources Continue to Aid Local Fires

If you drive around Grass Valley and Nevada City, or especially up and down Highway 20 towards Marysville, you’ll likely see a lot of fire engines from different places throughout the state. Even though progress is being made on the fires, Cal Fire spokesman Jeremy Rahn says more resources are still being brought in…

Listen to Jeremy Rahn 1

There are now over 15-hundred personnel deployed to the Wind Complex, with almost all of them staying at the Nevada County Fairgrounds. Rahn says the relief is needed, with firefighters working 24-hour shifts…

Listen to Jeremy Rahn 2

According to CalFire’s morning update, there are 156 engines, 47 water tenders, 13 helicopters, 15 dozers, and 27 hand crews. Air operations are not being used at this time.

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