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Colby Fire Updates — Azusa, Yucca Ridge, Highway 39 evacuations in effect, 35% containment

The recent Colby Fire in Glendora was updated by the Inciweb Incident information system at 9:15 a.m., January 17, 2014. Though firefighters managed to reach 35% containment overnight, the Colby … Continue reading

January 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Three detained in cause of Colby fire in Glendora California, Southern California Red Flag concerns as winds continue to rise

Three individuals are in custody, on suspicion of recklessly starting a fire, following a 911 call to the Glendora police, said Glendora Police Chief Tim Staab in a press conference today. The … Continue reading

January 16, 2014 · 1 Comment

Falls Fire near Decker Canyon Evacuations ordered Monday, August 5, 2013

Update: 9:15 p.m. Latest reports from Cleveland National Forest state that the wildfire in Lake Elsinore, Ortega Canyon area has grown to 1500 acres. Per the report on Inciweb, “Evacuations … Continue reading

August 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Idyllwild Mountain Fire cause discovered – Electrical failure on private property

It was disclosed July 26, by the National Forest Service that the cause of the Mountain Fire wildfire blase was due to electrical failure on private property, answering the much … Continue reading

July 26, 2013 · 1 Comment

Mountain Fire 85% contained – expected full containment tomorrow

Update per InciWeb @ 9:17 a.m. The National Forest Service updates that the Mountain Fire has not grown, and indeed has stabilized since yesterday’s reported 85% containment — totaling 27,332 burn … Continue reading

July 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Breaking News: Mountain Fire Continues to burn toward Idyllwild, Palm Springs, weather remains a factor

With the Mountain Fire ravaging almost 25000 acres, now just mere miles from Idyllwild, California, burning through wild land, families remain displaced from their homes to wait, watch and pray. … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Breaking News: Mountain Fire Continues to burn toward Idyllwild, Palm Springs, weather remains a factor

With the Mountain Fire ravaging almost 25000 acres, now just mere miles from Idyllwild, California, burning through wild land, families remain displaced from their homes to wait, watch and pray. … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Breaking News: Mountain Fire Rages, Idyllwild Evacuates, as does Fern Valley, Trails End Community, San Jacinto State Park Wilderness, and more

Updated: 10:45 p.m. The Mountain Fire has changed direction, causing officials to declare evacuation for residents of Idyllwild and Fern Valley. (Full evacuation notices below, based upon supplied list, updated … Continue reading

July 18, 2013 · 5 Comments

Idyllwild’s Mountain Fire Grows to 14200 acres evacuations remain in order in Andreas Canyon Club

Update 10:45 a.m Per InciWeb: Highway 243 has been reopened in all directions, so all major highways are open. Motorists and residents in the mountain communities should expect to see … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · 1 Comment

Breaking News: Idyllwild’s Mountain Fire Causing Evacuations

Update at 7:52 p.m.  July 16, 2013: The Mountain Center Fire has a current estimated size of 9,000 acres – and is 10% contained. According to InciWeb information system, the … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · 1 Comment

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