Lake Fire

Man Allegedly Posing As Firefighter Arrested Near WildfireDavid Battle of San Bernardino was arrested Saturday near the 49-square-mile blaze in the San Bernardino National Forest. The fire is 60 percent contained Tuesday.
Wet Weekend Helps Fight Against Massive Fire Near Big Bear LakeA damp weekend helped firefighters stop the growth of a huge Southern California wildfire.
30,000 Acre Lake Fire Rages On For 10th DayAuthorities told CBS2's Tom Wait on Thursday that they were narrowing on arson as the cause.
30K-Acre Lake Fire 40 Percent Contained, Most Evacuations LiftedState fire officials say the blaze that began June 17 in the San Bernardino Mountains has burned more than 47 square miles of desert brush and forest timber.
Officials To Public: 'Don't Fly Drones Over, Near Wildfires'Authorities have issued a warning to the public Friday after they say two flying drones disrupted wildfire operations in Southern California this week.
Investigators Believe Lake Fire May Have Been Intentionally Set; Flames Spread To 36 Square MilesThe blaze about 90 miles east of Los Angeles has charred 36 square miles of timber and brush since June 17. As of Thursday, it was only 21 percent contained.
Cal Fire: Drone Grounded Firefighting Aircraft Near Big Bear LakeFixed wing air craft had to be grounded Wednesday evening due to FAA regulations, after a drone was seen flying over the Onyx Summit area around 5:30 p.m., Cal Fire officials say.
17,525-Acre Lake Fire South Of Big Bear Lake Now 33 Percent ContainedFirefighters continued to battle a wildfire Tuesday that they say remained active in the San Bernardino mountains south of Big Bear Lake.
Cost To Battle 17,000-Acre Lake Fire Grows To Estimated $6.9MThe Lake Fire reportedly had grown to 17,405 acres and was 30 percent contained as of 6 a.m. Tuesday.
Cooler Weather To Help Crews Battling Massive Forest Fire Near Big Bear LakeA high pressure system that pushed temperatures into the triple digits in SoCal over the weekend is drifting east, allowing a gradual cooling trend into the middle of the week.
Lake Fire Continues To Burn As Nearly 2,000 Work Overtime To Put It OutAuthorities said about 1,900 firefighters were working around the clock to battle the blaze.
Lake Fire Grows To 16K Acres; 15 Percent ContainedApproximately 1,300 firefighters are battling the blaze that erupted Wednesday. Water-dropping helicopters and planes are being used in the fight.