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Hemet Man Killed By Boulder In San Jacinto Riverbed

Officials say a Hemet man died after he was pinned under a boulder in the city of San Jacinto on Saturday afternoon.



1 Killed In Fire At Former Department Store In Banning

A fire that tore through an abandoned department store where transients often seek shelter killed a person Saturday morning, Banning police said.


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CalFire Prepares Crews For The Frontlines

The fire raging at a CalFire facility Wednesday had enough fuel to overwhelm the men and women in uniform, making their training session as realistic as possible.


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Crews Battling 3-Acre Fire In Rialto

The wind-driven Sycamore fire spread to five acres Monday evening near the El Rancho Verde Country Club, located in the 19400 block of East Country Club Drive.

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Calif. To Hire Several Hundred Firefighters

California is set to hire several hundred seasonal firefighters to respond to the increase in wildfires across the state.


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Firefighters Get A Handle On Jurupa Valley Brush Fire

Crews have made progress containing a brush fire that scorched 311 acres and damaged two structures on the Jurupa Valley side of the Santa Ana River bottom.


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RivCo Officials Send Warning To Culprits Shooting At ‘Explosive Targets’

Riverside County officials joined Thursday to send a serious message to culprits who use “exploding targets” for shooting practice –stop now or be prosecuted.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/11/2012

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Corvette Driver Critical After His Car Overturns In Aguanga

A driver is in critical condition after crashing and overturning his Corvette in Aguanga Sunday morning, a fire department spokeswoman said.


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Crews Battle Wildfire Off Highway 243 Near Idyllwild

A fire burning in Riverside County has scorched between five to 20 acres.


10 Acre Brush Fire Sparked In Riverside

A ten acre brush fire burned Friday afternoon near UC Riverside.


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Gov. Brown Signs Bill Imposing $150 Firefighting Fee On Rural Homeowners

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a $150 annual wildfire protection fee for property owners in fire-prone areas California.