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What's next for those displaced by the Thomas Fire?
From this Episode:
Scorched homes in the Ventura foothills
Nick Bonge stands in front of his home of over 20 years, now burned to the ground.
A ghost town in Ojai as fire blazes in the mountains
The Thomas fire has been burning in the hills above Ojai since Monday night. Stephanie O’Neill lives in Ojai and has been reporting there since the fire broke out.
Farmers lose electricity, water pipes, and crops
At the moment, firefighters are trying to keep the flames from crossing the Ventura County line into Santa Barbara and the farmland and residential areas of Carpinteria. One...
Rebuilding and searching for new housing in a housing crisis
As the smoke clears, the question turns to rebuilding homes and structures that have been lost. Where does somebody start? And, what happens when a fire meets a housing...