Sending love and protection to all who have been affected by this tragedy, and holding the magick that the fire shall go around those that we love, providing a shield from harm.
At least 17 people have died in Northern California fires that continue to ravage multiple counties, while the Anaheim Hills fire in Southern California has scorched between 5,000 to 6,000 acres.
Fire officials reported 17 fire-related deaths as of Tuesday evening. Eleven died in Sonoma County, three in Mendocino County, two were in Napa County and one was in Yuba County. Local hospitals are treating others for injuries.
At least 1,500 structures have been destroyed in more than 15 Northern California fires, covering collectively more than 115,000 acres.
Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency for Napa, Sonoma and Yuba counties.
The Canyon 2 fire in Anaheim Hills has burned 7,500 acres, destroyed 24 structures and injured one person. Many evacuation orders were lifted today.
These places have burned down: the Fountain Grove Inn, the Hilton, the Round Barn, and houses in Fountain Grove; Willie’s Wine Bar, Cricklewood, Cardinal Newman High School, Jack London Lodge, Trader Joe’s, K-Mart, Molsberry's Market, Paradise Ridge Winery, William Hill Estate Winery, Benziger Winery, Silverado Country Club, Signorello Winery, most of Larkfield and Kenwood, Stornetto Dairy, Chateau St Jean, Sonoma Lavender Farm, Hopper Lane businesses, Arby's, McDonald’s, Applebee’s, Puerto Valarta, Coffey Lane Park (all of it), Cloverleaf Ranch.
We have some news that Isis Oasis in Geyserville is offering sanctuary for refugees from the fires.