Yosemite National Park
Yosemite National Park James Costello

Firefighters battle 500 square kilometre Yosemite blaze

FIRE FIGHTERS are battling to control a large blaze burning in the popular Yosemite National Park in California.

The blaze, which is burning across 500 square kilometres, is only 5% under control and has threatened 5000 homes.

The BBC reports the fire is also threatening a major reservoir serving San Francisco.



Decision to be made on $6.5 million airport expansion

Decision to be made on $6.5 million airport expansion

The council will this week award a tender for the terminal upgrade

CANCELLED: The town where festivals and events go to die

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Full list of Anzac Day services across the Northern Rivers

Full list of Anzac Day services across the Northern Rivers

All the details of where to honour our servicemen and women

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