New Wildfire Burning Near Weitchpec

Vegetation FireA 1/4 acre fire is burning near Weitchpec. The slow-moving fire was reported about 8:11 p.m. near Pearson’s Store but on Dowd Road, according to Cal Fire Battalion Chief Paul Savona.

A number of resources are responded including an air attack, a helicopter, three engines, a water tender from Orleans, a hand crew and Yurok Fire.



  • Great not another

  • Firebug go far away. We went to a wedding by the tribal office today. The fire retardant was on the roadway and we were so thankful no one lost their home in that fire. Now some asshat lites another! Hope the new fires is out out quick!

  • momma said knock it off

    Which village idiot started this one? You aren’t giving firefighters something to do. You’re killing everything else in the process.

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