BEAUMONT: Manzanita fire 43 percent contained

BEAUMONT: Manzanita fire 43 percent contained

BEAUMONT – Firefighters were optimistic today about containing a large brush fire that has burned for two days and has threatened rural communities throughout the Banning Pass. The blaze, dubbed the Manzanita Fire, had burned more than 6,300 acres as of this morning, and was 43 percent contained, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. […]

AGUANGA: Fire breaks out along 79

AGUANGA – A brush fire that broke out today alongside state Route 79 in Aguanga scorched about three acres before crews got it under control. The non-injury blaze was reported about 11:30 a.m., just east of state Route 371, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. Crews were able to fully contain the flames within […]