Firefighters north of Big Sur battle the Soberanes Fire in August. Finally contained, it is perhaps the most expensive wildfire in U.S. history.
Firefighters north of Big Sur battle the Soberanes Fire in August. Finally contained, it is perhaps the most expensive wildfire in U.S. history. Vern Fisher The Associated Press file
Firefighters north of Big Sur battle the Soberanes Fire in August. Finally contained, it is perhaps the most expensive wildfire in U.S. history. Vern Fisher The Associated Press file

While Congress fiddles, California burns

October 17, 2016 4:00 PM