WILDFIRES STILL BURNING

Crews Defy Extreme Heat

Gusty Winds

Make Steady Progress on Sherpa Fire

The 5-day-old blaze, to the west of Santa Barbara, is now at 54% containment as it nears 8,000 acres, but officials are hopeful that firefighters can gain full control by midweek.

 

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