Creek Fire Evacuees Tell Their Tales of Escape and Wait

White flecks fell from the sky as if heaven were shedding dry skin. Instead, it was ashes from the 78,000-plus acre Creek Fire — burning in the mountains in Fresno and Madera counties and forcing evacuations of the residents there. Emergency officials ar...

Rapidly Growing Creek Fire Forces Evacuation of North Fork

The Madera County mountain community of North Fork was ordered to evacuate at 2 p.m. on Monday as winds fanned the growth of the Creek Fire. #CreekFire mandatory evacuation orders being issued for the town of North Fork. — Madera Co. Sheriff (@MaderaSherif...