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Butte County Sheriff Holds Media Briefing for Camp Fire

Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea held a media briefing to answer questions about the Camp Fire around 12:30 p.m. on Sunday.

Posted: Nov 11, 2018 2:01 PM
Updated: Nov 11, 2018 2:06 PM

BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea held a media briefing to answer questions about the Camp Fire around 12:30 p.m. on Sunday.

Action News Now reporter Laura Eng asked questions provided by viewers on social media for Honea to answer. 

Key takeaways: 

  • There are no plans for repopulation efforts at this time as the fire is still too dangerous 

  • The fire poses no immediate threat to Chico, but he still wants residents to be prepared

  • There have been price-gouging rumors and they have passed this information along to the District Attorney's office 

  • There is currently no information on looters, but he may be able to release more tonight at the press conference

  • The wind did not drive the fire toward Berry Creek, but that could change at any moment

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 910438

Reported Deaths: 17386
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Los Angeles3006147000
Riverside667321295
San Bernardino627741072
Orange587251447
San Diego54941870
Kern33881416
Fresno30858436
Sacramento25445484
Santa Clara24313388
Alameda23391461
San Joaquin21630489
Contra Costa18694242
Stanislaus17686397
Tulare17495286
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Imperial12882336
San Francisco12152140
Monterey1139991
San Mateo11149159
Santa Barbara9814120
Merced9465155
Sonoma9402136
Kings824683
Solano738476
Marin7089128
Madera502074
Placer417857
San Luis Obispo414132
Yolo320759
Butte308752
Santa Cruz280225
Napa196215
Shasta188930
Sutter183712
San Benito144215
El Dorado13284
Yuba129310
Mendocino112921
Tehama8808
Lassen7661
Lake69515
Glenn6573
Nevada6168
Humboldt56710
Colusa5506
Calaveras34218
Amador33016
Tuolumne2714
Inyo22715
Siskiyou1930
Mono1802
Del Norte1781
Mariposa782
Plumas680
Modoc290
Trinity260
Sierra60
Alpine30
Unassigned00
Chico
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Oroville
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Paradise
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Chester
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Gusty winds and very dry conditions are continuing to result in a Red Flag Warning for high fire danger today. Temperatures will also be much warmer this afternoon. Dry and mild weather returns on Wednesday and continues through this weekend.
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