An air tanker pilot is dead after crashing while fighting a wildfire in Yosemite National Park. Take a look at the most deadly wildland fires for firefighters.
June 30, 2013: Nineteen firefighters were killed batting the Yarnell Fire near Prescott, Ariz.
Aug. 4, 2003: Eight firefighters returning home from fighting the South Fork fire in Idaho were killed when their van collided head-on with a semitrailer in Roseburg, Ore.
Aug. 5, 2008: Nine firefighters were killed when a helicopter shuttling them from the front lines of the Buckhorn Fire near Weaverville, Clif., crashed.
Nov. 24, 1956: Eleven firefighters were killed while fighting the Inaja Fire in California's Cleveland National Forest.
Oct. 1, 1943: Eleven firefighters were killed while fighting the Hauser Canyon Fire in California's Cleveland National Forest.
Nov. 1, 1966: Twelve firefighters were killed while fighting the Loop Fire in California's Angeles National Forest.
Aug. 5, 1949: Thirteen firefighters were killed while fighting the Mann Gulch Fire in Helena, Mont.
July 6, 1994: Fourteen firefighters were killed while fighting the South Canyon Fire in Glenwood Springs, Colo.
Aug. 21, 1937: Fifteen firefighters were killed while fighting the Blackwater Fire in Wyoming's Shoshone National Forest.
July 9, 1953: Fifteen firefighters were killed while fighting the Rattlesnake Fire in California's Mendocino National Forest.
Oct. 3, 1933: Twenty-nine firefighters were killed while fighting the Griffith Park Fire in Los Angeles, Calif.
Aug. 20, 1910: Eighty-six firefighters were killed while fighting the Devil's Broom Fire in Silverton, Idaho.
Santa Barbara area Target customers must continue to trek to Ventura or Santa Maria, after the retailer backed out of plans for a new store in Goleta.
Weeks of meetings have resulted in a sweeping game plan to deal with the unsanctioned Isla Vista street party set for Halloween night. Sheriff Bill Brown plans a large law enforcement presence.
Santa Barbara Mayor Helene Schneider announced Thursday the creation of a new Bellosguardo Foundation and revealed the names of the Foundation's Board of Directors.
Locals and tourists got a treat in downtown Santa Barbara Wednesday afternoon just in time for Halloween.
Lompoc Police Chief Patrick Walsh has been on the job for about a month and now has a third officer who's been criminally charged this year while off-duty.
A controversial plan by the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indian Tribe to annex more than 1,400 acres of mainly agricultural land in the Santa Ynez Valley into its sovereign nation through the fee-to-trust process has cleared a major hurdle.
A dispute reportedly over cash, led to a felony drug arrest in the Santa Barbara harbor Wednesday night.
Air bags made by Takada are being recalled in 7.8 million cars made by nearly a dozen automakers including Honda, Toyota, Nissan, BMW and Chrysler.
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