In spite of the Wildomar Fire burning in the La Cresta area of Murrieta near Wildomar and Lake Elsinore, it’s business as usual for Murrieta Valley Unified School District and Lake Elsinore Unified School District, officials announced earlier this morning.
CORONA – With containment at only 15 percent, fire officials say they’re confident today of expanding the encirclement of the wind-fanned Canyon Fire, which has scorched some 2,000 acres around the Orange-Riverside county border, prompting the evacuation of around 1,500 people from about 500 Riverside County homes. The blaze broke out about 1 p.m. Monday […]
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters, along with the U.S. Forest Service, are on scene of a wildland fire in the unincorporated area of Lake Elsinore, according to Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department.
HEMET – Numerous residents have been evacuated from the Columbia Courtyard Apartments and Columbia Street has been closed between E. Devonshire and E. Florida Avenues after several palm trees were reportedly set ablaze by an unknown man Sunday, Nov. 13. The apartments that were evacuated are located at 157 Columbia Street in Hemet. Calls began flooding into City […]
The Summit fire was reported at 12:25 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 23 and burned 100 acres south of Big Bear Lake near Snow Summit Mountain Resort in the San Bernardino National Forest. The fire is now 50 percent contained and firefighters are challenged by steep rugged terrain, rolling debris, and numerous standing dead trees. The […]
UPDATE – July 3, 1:30 p.m. The U.S. Forest Service is reporting the Lake Fire, which burned more than 48 square miles in the San Bernardino mountains, at 80 percent contained today. The blaze has charred 31,359 acres, burned one residential home and three outbuildings as of the 8 a.m. report issued by the agency […]