Kelsey Lahr

freelance writer for Slate

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On Monday, Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency for Napa, Sonoma and Shasta counties due to wildfires. Three people have died.

After so many fires, one woman moved out of the state due to concerns for its future

On Monday, Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency for Napa, Sonoma and Shasta counties due to wildfires. Three people have died.

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