California is set to hire several hundred seasonal firefighters to respond to the increase in wildfires across the state.
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.
Riverside County officials joined Thursday to send a serious message to culprits who use “exploding targets” for shooting practice –stop now or be prosecuted.
A driver is in critical condition after crashing and overturning his Corvette in Aguanga Sunday morning, a fire department spokeswoman said.
A fire burning in Riverside County has scorched between five to 20 acres.
A ten acre brush fire burned Friday afternoon near UC Riverside.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a $150 annual wildfire protection fee for property owners in fire-prone areas California.