Caldor Fire: Exhausted Crews Continue To Battle Blaze Threatening Lake Tahoe

With cooler temperatures and lighter winds this weekend, firefighters are building massive containment lines in an all-out effort to extinguish the threat near South Lake Tahoe. The relentless Caldor Fire has already burned more than 200,000 acres and tens of thousands of homes are still at risk. NBC’s Steve Patterson reports for Weekend TODAY.

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Lake Tahoe Evacuated As Caldor Fire Spreads

The Caldor Fire has burned more than 200 thousand acres and forced evacuations from Lake Tahoe, which would normally see hundreds of thousands of visitors ahead of Labor Day. NBC News’ Jake Ward breaks down the latest on efforts to save Lake Tahoe and how local businesses are coping with the lack of tourists.

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CA Wildfires Incinerate Thousands Of Acres In One Day, Threaten Lake Tahoe

The devastating Caldor fire has forced many to leave the Lake Tahoe area. NBC News’ Jacob Ward reports on the impact of the fire.   

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