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Missing Mountain Biker from Corona found dead in Cleveland National Forest

Weather was a prohibitive factor in searching for missing mountain biker, Andres Marin. At approximately 10 a.m. on March 2, 2014, his body was located on the North Main Divide … Continue reading

March 3, 2014 · 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

Mountain Fire is still burning? Expected containment Friday July 26

The Riverside County Mountain Wildfire was contained by 68% last night, with low probability of expansion, and expected full containment date if Friday, July 26, 2013. All residents can return … Continue reading

July 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mountain Fire – No return for evacuees yet, Idyllwild, Fern Valley–Trails End, Morris Ranch, Camp Joe Sherman residents return home

UPDATE: 10:01 p.m. July 20, 2013 The following current update was sent via inciweb by the National Forest service: On July 20, firefighters made tremendous progress on containing the wildfire. … Continue reading

July 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Breaking News: Mountain Fire Pine Cove Evacuation Notice Given as wildfire advances

Per the National Forest Service incident web site, updated at 11 a.m. July 19, 2013: The Riverside County SheriffÂ’s Department has issued an Evacuation Warning for the community of Pine … 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 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

Mountain Fire evacuation from Idyllwild family’s point of view

Historical author, Joanne Bischof is just one of the displaced Idyllwild residents who gathered with her family, outside of Garner Ranch near Lake Hemet to watch the firefighters do what … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · 5 Comments

Mountain Fire Update: Burn area grows to 22800 acres 6000 still displaced in and around Idyllwild

UPDATE: Per the National Forest Service at 9:20 a.m. the Mountain Fire settled last night, allowing fire crews to attack it from the south. Northern crews put in “extraordinary effort … Continue reading

July 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

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