The Colorado Fire started Friday in Palo Colorado Canyon, a rural area in Monterey County, and had burned about 1,500 acres, said Michael Meddles, assistant chief with Cal Fire. It was 20 percent contained as of Saturday evening.
A rare Caravaca cross with two cross bars that probably originated in the town of that name in southeastern Spain. On the left is the cross before it was cleaned up. On the right is the cleaned-up version. (Travis Parno/Historic St. Mary’s City)