Fire Season 2014: Oakhurst Area Schools Closed But Open Thursday

UPDATEAll schools will be open on Thursday and will be on normal schedule.Some people in Oakhurst have been allowed back into their homes.

Hundreds had been forced out after a wildfire in that area burned through over 600 acres.

The Junction Fire is 40% contained and firefighters expect to get a better grip on it Wednesday.

Highway 41 is back open, which is good news for people heading to Yosemite.

Schools in the Oakhurst area are still closed.

Oakhurst and Wasuma Elementary, Oak Creek Intermediate and Yosemite High are all closed for a second day because of the wildfire.