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Fire engulfs Greenville, leveling businesses | Evacuations, maps, updates

PLUMAS COUNTY, Calif. — --- Thursday's updates are at /article/news/local/wildfire/dixie-fire-evacuations-maps-updates-aug-5-2021/103-3c4a14cb-c52c-4029-bdba-2f44c278e699. --- The Dixie Fire tore through the Greenville on Wednesday evening, destroying businesses and homes as the sky was cast in an orange glow. A photographer on assignment for The Associated Press described seeing a gas station, hotel and local...
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actionnewsnow.com

Dixie Fire engulfs much of Greenville

GREENVILLE, Calif. (AP) - A fast-moving wildfire has engulfed a Northern California town, leveling much of the downtown and several homes. The Dixie Fire tore through Greenville on Wednesday evening, destroying businesses and homes as the sky was cast in an orange glow. A photographer on assignment for The Associated...
GREENVILLE, CA
wildfiretoday.com

Dixie Fire spreads north, Sheriff orders evacuation of Chester, CA

Strong winds gusting to 20 mph and low relative humidity Tuesday caused the Dixie Fire to grow substantially with extreme fire behavior in two areas, prompting the Plumas County Sheriff’s office to issue a mandatory evacuation of Chester. The town had a population of 2,145 in 2019. Many other areas are also under evacuation orders.
CHESTER, CA

Wildfire leaves California town in ashes: 'We lost Greenville'

A wildfire devastated a town in California on Wednesday as firefighters struggle to contain the flames. “We lost Greenville tonight,” Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-Calif.) said in a Facebook video Wednesday. “There’s just no words,” LaMalfa said in the emotional video describing the impact the fire left on towns in California.
CALIFORNIA STATE
KCRA.com

Dixie Fire: More active fire behavior expected as blaze grows

The town of Greenville in Plumas County was mostly leveled Wednesday as California's largest active wildfire picked up in activity, the Associated Press reports. The Dixie Fire tore through Greenville on Wednesday evening, destroying businesses and homes as the sky was cast in an orange glow. A photographer on assignment for The Associated Press described seeing a gas station, hotel and bar burned to the ground.
PLUMAS COUNTY, CA
krcrtv.com

Greenville Rancheria Tribal facility destroyed by Dixie Fire in Greenville

The community of Greenville was completely evacuated before the town was destroyed by the Dixie Fire. Dozens of buildings and homes burned, including the Greenville Rancheria Medical and Dental clinic in Greenville, Ca. Staff members for the rancheria said the only thing left standing for Greenville Rancheria after the fire...
GREENVILLE, CA
actionnewsnow.com

New evacuations ordered for the area of Greenville and Crescent Mills

PLUMAS COUNTY, Calif. - New evacuation orders have been issued due to the Dixie Fire, according to the Plumas County Sheriff’s Office. The Sheriff’s Office has issued evacuations for Greenville and Crescent Mills. This included Round Valley Reservoir, Dixie Canyon, Indian Falls, Long Valley, Dixie Canyon south to Indian Falls...
PLUMAS COUNTY, CA

Photos of California’s Dixie Fire

The Dixie Fire, which started two weeks ago in California’s Plumas County, has grown to become the state’s largest wildfire this year, burning more than 215,000 acres so far. Thousands of residents are under evacuation orders as the blaze has burned several dozen buildings, and threatens thousands more. Gathered here are images of the residents and firefighters working to save what they can and slow the fire—which is reported to be 23 percent contained at the moment.
CALIFORNIA STATE
13newsnow.com

Greenville burns to ashes in raging Dixie Fire | Evacuations, maps and updates

GREENVILLE, Calif. — People in the tiny mountain town of Greenville are mourning after California's largest fire incinerated much of the downtown. Authorities say at least 100 homes in and around the Sierra Nevada community burned as the wind-driven Dixie Fire exploded Wednesday and Thursday. On Thursday, fire officials described...
GREENVILLE, CA

Video Shows Historic California Town of Greenville Destroyed by Wildfire

A small community in Northern California has been razed by wildfires overnight. Video footage taken from the Plumas County town of Greenville on Wednesday night showed apocalyptic scenes of many leveled buildings, raging flames, and bright red skies. The Plumas County Sheriff’s Office issued an urgent evacuation order as the flames approached the historic town, writing on Facebook: “If you are still in the Greenville area, you are in imminent danger and you MUST leave now!! Evacuate to the south to Quincy. If you remain, emergency responders may not be able to assist you.” Pandora Valle, a spokesperson with the U.S. Forest Service, told The San Francisco Chronicle that “firefighters are fighting for the town of Greenville.” However, there are no details on the extent of the damage or casualties. The three-week-old Dixie Fire has grown to more than 428 square miles stretching across both Plumas and Butte counties.
CALIFORNIA STATE
SFGate

Dixie Fire rips through 18,000 acres in a day, hits 181,289 acres

- Cal Fire: See incident reports from Cal Fire's website. - Maps: View maps from the U.S. Forest Service. - Road closures: Get updates from Caltrans District 2's Twitter feed. - Evacuations: Find the latest information from Cal Fire. California's Dixie Fire straddling Plumas and Butte counties is 19% contained...
PLUMAS COUNTY, CA
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