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Several Northern California Fires Force Evacuations

Whaleback Fire California
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The Whaleback Fire in northern California on July 30, 2018.

Six people are dead as a result of the powerful Carr Fire in Northern California, and seven people are still missing.

At the same time, there are a number of other fires burning in the area, forcing evacuations and causing concern.

To provide an update on where things stand, Sonja Hutson from NPR member station KQED in San Francisco joined The Show.

Lauren Gilger, host of KJZZ's The Show, is an award-winning journalist whose work has impacted communities large and small, exposing injustices and giving a voice to the voiceless and marginalized.