• Essential California: The aerial war against the Holy fire

    7 days ago - By LA Times

    Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It is Saturday, Aug. 11. Here's what you don't want to miss this weekend: TOP STORIES This fire might be won from the air. A squadron of 12 fixed-wing planes and 14 helicopters pounded the Holy Fire, an epic aerial assault that is...
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  • All-out aerial assault helps firefighters save homes in Holy fire: 'They're fighting so hard'

    7 days ago - By LA Times

    Tera Swick watched in horror as monster flames raced down a mountain Friday morning and toward her mother's neighborhood. She and her family had been tracking the Holy fire during the last few days, watching it gain steam then stall as it climbed through the Santa Ana Mountains from Orange County...
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