Sep 2, 2013 9:09 AM by Lacey Steele

Rim Fire keeps gaining ground in California

The wildfire burning on the outskirts of Yosemite National Park is now the fourth largest in California history.

Firefighters say they've made good progress, and the fire is now 45% contained.

A fleet of aircraft continued dropping water and fire-retardant chemicals over the weekend.

The two-week-old fire has burned almost 225-thousand acres.



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