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BREAKING NEWS: Fire Breaks Out in Hills Above Temecula/Murrieta near DeLuz

Originally posted on Info Pepper:
Credit: Maggie Avants A Fire broke out Wednesday afternoon, June 4, in the DeLuz area above Temecula, according to reports. [Like Lane Media on Facebook…

June 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Multiple fires rage in San Diego County, #TomahawkFire, #BernardoFire, #PoinsettiaFire, #HighwayFire

  Last updated at 9:51 p.m. May 14, 2014 Wildfires claimed more than 9,000 acres in San Diego County on Wednesday, May 14, 2014, ravaging homes and forcing several thousand … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · 2 Comments

Ready, Set, Go campaign with CalFire, and the U.S. Forest Service, reminds that just one spark is all it takes for disaster in Southern California Fire Season

Early May is reserved for Wildfire Awareness Week. Last week, Riverside County Supervisor Jeff Stone, together with Cal Fire and U.S. Forest Service notables gathered in Hemet to recommit their … Continue reading

May 13, 2014 · 1 Comment

Wildfire in Murrieta at Los Alamos Road chars wild land, stops short of evacuations near Clinton Keith, road closures remain in effect

By Maggie Avants Aggressive firefighting kept a vegetation blaze that broke out Sunday afternoon in Murrieta to 7 acres, a fire official said.  Flames were reported at 1:22 p.m. on … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

BREAKING NEWS: Record winds gusting through San Bernardino, Etiwanda Preserve Fire forces mandatory evacuations north of Rancho Cucamonga

Update – 2:05 p.m., April 30, 2014: The Etiwanda Preserve Wildfire Fire started around 8 a.m. on Wednesday April 30, is still roaring and growing due to wind driven wildfire. As … Continue reading

April 30, 2014 · 1 Comment

230 Evacuated from Camp Pendleton DeLuz Fire at 1500 acres as Santa Ana winds calm Sunday

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. — With Santa Ana winds dying down by 12 p.m. today, the De Luz Fire at Campa Pendleton was reported at 1,500 acres and 15% containment at 12:01 … Continue reading

October 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Falls Fire Lakeland Village Evacuations Lifted, Decker Canyon Remains Evacuated

Latest updates, as of 12 p.m. Through Inciweb: The Falls Fire wildfire began on the Trabuco Ranger District August 5, 2013. It is now located off of the Ortega Highway … Continue reading

August 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Idyllwild Mountain Fire 100% Contained says San Bernardino National Forest Service

San Bernardino, Calif., July 30, 2013 – Fire officials declared the Mountain Fire 100% contained at 6 p.m. last night, July 30, 2013. Residents and visitors may occasionally see smoke towards … Continue reading

July 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Up Close and Personal with Idyllwild Mountain Fire Photographer, Jenny Kirchner

A picture is worth a thousand words. The pictures photographer Jenny Kirchner took behind the Idyllwild Mountain Fire wildfire lines even took CNN broadcaster, Wolf Blitzer‘s, breath away. Jenny Kirchner, an … Continue reading

July 26, 2013 · 3 Comments

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

BREAKING NEWS: Evacuation lifted for Idyllwild, Fern Valley, Pine Cove residents

Per the report from the National Forest Service InciWeb site: The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, in cooperation with the CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department/OES and Idyllwild Fire Protection District, is … Continue reading

July 21, 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

UPDATE: MOUNTAIN WILDFIRE — help And donations for Animals evacuated

The National Forest Service declared Saturday morning, July 20, that the Mountain Fire wildfire has reached upwards of 27,200 acres and is now 25% contained. Riverside County’s wildfire update states … Continue reading

July 20, 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 Sheriff’s Department has issued an Evacuation Warning for the community of Pine … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · Leave a 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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