Photo Gallery: Residents relax as fire threat abates in California 11/11

Crews chop down trees in a fire-ravaged subdivision in Manton, Calif., Friday, Aug.  24,  2012. Residents of the tiny mountain town of Mineral, Calif., breathed easier Friday after air tankers and helicopters blunted the run of a massive wildfire in Northern California just outside Lassen Volcanic National Park. Sixty-four homes and 20 other buildings have been destroyed, mostly in the Manton area, since lightning ignited the blaze Saturday. AP photo