Gap fire

Gap Fire update

Seiad Valley, Calif. — The Gap Fire in Northern California is continuing to near containment. Firefighters said the fire has grown to nearly 32,800 acres and is 85% contained as of Monday night. The increase in acreage is from vegetation burning inside …

Residents affected by Gap Fire allowed home

Horse Creek, Ca., — Some good news for residents in Horse Creek, all mandatory evacuations have been lifted. There are just two advisory evacuations left for the Hamburg community and the east end of Lad road. The fire is also now 65% contained. …

Gap Fire grows to over 17,000 acres

Seiad Valley, Calif. — Crews are hoping cooler temperatures will help efforts fighting the more than 17,000-acre Gap Fire in Northern California. There are no longer any mandatory evacuation notices. However, evacuation advisories are still in effect. That means people in the …

Gap fire grows, mandatory evacuations lifted

Seiad Valley, Cal.- The Gap Fire near Seiad Valley, California has grown to 9,820 acres. More than 1,100 firefighters and crew members are working around the clock to contain the fire. According to federal fire crews, the Gap Fire continues to spread …

Gap Fire grows, Highway 96 re-opens

Update (08/30 12:00 p.m.) — According to the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office, the Gap Fire has destroyed 9 structures and 14 outbuildings so far. 6 of the structures were homes, 3 of which are believed to have been vacation homes. Seiad Valley, …