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Powerhouse Fire

    Recovery Workshop Held For Victims Of The Powerhouse Fire

    In response to the impact of the Powerhouse Fire, the Los Angeles County Supervisor’s Office held a recovery workshop for victims at Hughes-Elizabeth Lakes Union Elementary School on Tuesday.

    Powerhouse Fire Expected To Be Fully Contained By Monday Night

    The Powerhouse Fire is expected to be 100 percent contained by 6 p.m. Monday, according to Los Angeles County Fire officials. The fire will them move to a patrol status as crews focus on cleanup.

    Powehouse Fire 95 Percent Contained, More Than 30,000 Acres Burned

    Powerhouse fire is now 95 percent contained and fire personnel expect to fully contain the fire by Monday afternoon.

    30 Homes Destroyed in Powerhouse Fire

    30 homes were destroyed in the Powerhouse Fire as well as 28 outbuildings. It is 84 percent contained, and is not expected to grow any further. The total cost of the operation has risen to $20 million.

    Two Dozen Homes Lost In Powerhouse Fire, State Steps In To Help

    The Powerhouse Fire is now 78 percent contained, but 53 structures have been lost, including 24 homes. State and County officials are requesting a state of emergency be declared, which will open the doors to further assistance.

    Containment Holds On Powerhouse Fire; More Homes Destroyed

    County supervisors have declared a state of emergency for the Powerhouse Fire in order to increase the federal support of rebuilding efforts

    Forest Service Officials: 'Minimal Growth' Expected From Powerhouse Fire

    U.S. Forest Service crews report that the Powerhouse Fire is in the mop-up phases in the areas of Lake Hughes and Elizabeth Lake, and their evacuations are lifted

    Evacuations Lifted, Road Closures Updated For Powerhouse Fire

    Powerhouse Fire firefighters are reporting 60 percent containment and optimism; Road closures are still in place, but evacuations have been lifted

    Powerhouse Fire Burns 6 Homes, More Than 30,000 Acres

    Firefighters are reporting "cautious optimism" in fight against Powerhouse Fire, which has burned approximately 30,000 acres

    FEMA Will Reimburse 75 Percent In Powerhouse Fire Firefighting Costs

    Gov. Brown secured up to 75 percent reimbursement in federal funds from FEMA to help keep firefighting resources available as fire personnel battle the Powerhouse Fire.