LAKE ELSINORE: Rose fire at half containment

LAKE ELSINORE – A brush fire that erupted on the west end of Lake Elsinore and has scorched more than 200 acres was half contained today. The “Rose” fire, which was first reported about 2:20 p.m. Monday in the 14800 block of Amorose Street near Grand Avenue on the edge of the Cleveland National Forest, […]

RAINBOW: Firefighters contain small blaze

RAINBOW: Firefighters contain small blaze

RAINBOW – Cal Fire crews needed about 20 minutes today to knock down a small brushfire on the far northern border of San Diego County. The blaze, dubbed the “Strawberry Fire,” was reported at 2:15 p.m. in the Rainbow area east of Fallbrook and Interstate 15. It scorched an estimated two acres before firefighters had […]

SAN CLEMENTE: Camp Pendleton fire at 10 percent containment

SAN CLEMENTE – A 700-acre brush fire that started near the northwestern reaches of Camp Pendleton has spread into San Clemente, where it’s being fought today. The blaze was reported about 6:15 p.m. Wednesday off Cristianitos Road, near the San Mateo Campground, according to Camp Pendleton’s Public Affairs Office. Camp Pendleton’s Cristianitos Gate was closed […]

UPDATE: BEAUMONT: Hundreds of firefighters bring 6,300 acre “Manzanita” blaze under control

UPDATE: BEAUMONT: Hundreds of firefighters bring 6,300 acre “Manzanita” blaze under control

UPDATE Friday, June 30, 6 p.m. HEMET — The “Manzanita Fire,” which began burning Monday, June 26 and continued burning for several days has finally been brought under control and firefighters have reported 100% containment on the stubborn fire that began after a vehicle lost control while being driven on SR-79 Lamb Canyon and careened […]

 Wildfire Blackens Hillside near Lake Elsinore

LAKE ELSINORE – A wildfire erupted today on a hillside just west of Lake Elsinore, scorching about three acres before crews got it under control. The non-injury blaze was reported shortly after 3 p.m. near Fairview and Orange streets, just east of the Ortega (74) Highway, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.   With […]

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