Coulterville http://kvpr.org en Near the Rim Fire, Some Residents Decide to Stay Put http://kvpr.org/post/near-rim-fire-some-residents-decide-stay-put <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Rim Fire is now the <a href="http://www.fire.ca.gov/communications/downloads/fact_sheets/20LACRES.pdf">seventh largest wildfire</a> in California history, growing to nearly 180,000 acres overnight. Over 3,700 firefighters are battling the blaze which is now 20 percent contained. It has destroyed 111 structures, with many more threatened. Late yesterday officials expanded the evacuation area, as the fire continues to spread to the east and southeast. Tue, 27 Aug 2013 19:41:32 +0000 Joe Moore 20664 at http://kvpr.org Near the Rim Fire, Some Residents Decide to Stay Put