US Forest Service
Ventura County fire crews and U.S. Forest Service Crews were fighting a 3 acre brush fire in Fillmore near the edge of the Los Padres National Forest on Thursday afternoon.
Authorities said about 1,900 firefighters were working around the clock to battle the blaze.
Officials have dubbed the blaze “the Lake Fire.”
A 190-acre fire in the Angeles National Forest above Glendora is expected to be completely extinguished Tuesday, a U.S. Forest Service spokesman said.
No one ever said looking for bald eagles was for the birds.
A man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of growing an estimated $5 million worth of marijuana in Lancaster, according to authorities.
A former U.S. Forest Service accountant has been sentenced to four years in prison for embezzling $1.4 million while working for the agency in California.
The USDA Forest Service Thursday released transcripts of recorded telephone calls made during the outbreak of the deadly arson-caused Station fire.