Two fires are keeping firefighters busy in Tehama County Sunday. The first broke out around 1:30 pm and threatened homes along South Avenue near Columbia Avenue in Corning. Firefighters used a helicopter to make drops from overhead.
The strong winds fueled the flames before it was contained at 15 acres. The flames burned within a few feet of homes and a garage.
The second fire broke out around 2:30 pm about 14 miles west of Red Bluff near Highway 36 & Vestal Road. It's burning in a very remote area. At last check it had burned about 3 acres.