Wildfires rage across California

Across California, more than 70 active wildfires were burning Monday. The California National Guard announced it was calling up nearly 350 members to help fight them. Soldiers will receive about three days of training and then be assigned to fire lines to assist Cal Fire and other agencies, said Capt. Will Martin, a California National Guard spokesman.

Source: Fires, smoke ravage Golden State from L.A. to Oregon border | The Sacramento Bee


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