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Death toll in Calif. wildfires reaches 29, with hundreds of people missing

Washington Post 198 sources

A near-term reprieve seems unlikely for localities faced with relentless fires that show few signs of being tamed and a rising death toll that has already reached historically grim heights.

California wildfires: Death toll climbs to 31

BBC / News

The fires raging across northern wine counties are now the state's deadliest in 84 years.

California Wildfires Death Toll Rises to 29 as Vast Region Is Scorched

On the front lines, exhausted crews are stretched to their limits as they try to slow wildfires that have grown so big, so fast.

California wildfires: Death toll climbs to 31 as dozens of fires blaze

USA TODAY

Fast-moving fire threatens to outrun thousands of firefighters.

Live updates: Death toll climbs to 31 in Northern California wildfires, ID’s released

SFGate

Latest developments in the North Bay fires: 9:15 p.m. Federal aid for Sonoma County residents: The Federal Emergency Management Agency said Sonoma County residents whose homes or businesses have been damaged or destroyed can apply for…

Death toll from Northern California fires jumps to 31; names of 10 victims released

Fire crews began to make slow progress against wildfires that have killed at least 31 people in Northern California’s wine country as officials continued the grim search for more bodies amid the ashes.

‘Just ash and bone’: Death toll in California wildfires reaches historically grim heights

As the death toll reached 31, officials said this is now the deadliest week of wildfires in California history.

Death toll rises to 31 in California wildfires, hundreds missing

Reuters / UK / World

SONOMA, Calif. (Reuters) - Firefighters gained ground on Thursday against wildfires that have killed at least 31 people in Northern California and left hundreds missing in the chaos of mass evacuations in the heart of the state's wine…

A Look Back at California’s Deadliest Wildfires

In 1933, a 47-acre blaze killed 29 people in Los Angeles. The men fighting the fire were largely unprepared for the task.

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