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Today's expected rain has firefighters optimistic for a fast-approaching end to the fires but also concerned about ash runoff and stuck fire engines.
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What now? Public meetings today about the fires
Santa Rosa doctor takes harrowing motorcycle ride to help save preemies during fire
Bay Area chefs serve up free meals to those affected by fires
Driver jumps from burning car during wild Santa Rosa to Novato chase
Bear caught on video peeking into Tahoe-area businesses
360-degree videos show extent of local wildfire damage
Ahead of rainy season, officials race to remove toxic debris
Evacuated east Santa Rosa residents relieved to finally go home
First responders rushed to save lives as their own homes were burning

Mendocino County IDs 5 victims in Redwood Valley fire

The fast-moving blaze caught most of its victims in their homes. Three people appear to have died as they were fleeing the blaze, investigators said.

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See how the recent fires measure up against some of the largest North Coast fires of the past half century.
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Stunning, devastating before and after photos of the Wine Country wildfires.
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