The Valley Fire in Lake County, which started Saturday and has now spread into neighboring Napa and Sonoma counties, has already scorched at least 61,000 acres. As of Monday morning (September 14), the blaze had already destroyed 400 homes, killing at least one person and causing mandatory evacuations …read more

Source: The Lowdown

Updated Perimeter Map of Valley Fire and Other Major California Wildfires Burning Now 15 September,2015Matthew Green

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Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

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