Sandalwood Fire 25 Percent Contained, Kills 1, Burns 800 Acres In RiversideAuthorities confirmed one person has died in the Sandalwood Fire, but would not say yet whether it was a man or a woman. Residents of the Villa Calimesa Mobile Home Park, where several structures burned down, say they believe an 89-year-old woman who went missing during the evacuation has died.
1 Dead, Dozens Of Homes Destroyed By Saddle Ridge Fire In Porter Ranch; 100K FleeFire officials say the Saddle Ridge Fire has grown to 4,700 acres as of daybreak Friday, after initially being reported as a 1-acre blaze at 9 p.m. Thursday. One man has died of a heart attack amid the wildfire, which damaged 25 homes.
Hill Fire: Full Containment Expected This WeekWhile the exponentially larger Woolsey Fire rips through Thousand Oaks and Malibu, firefighters continue to make good progress on the Hill Fire in nearby Newbury Park.
Smoke Advisory In Effect Across Orange County, Inland AreasThe Southern California Air Quality Management District says air quality may reach unhealthy levels across much of Orange County, and into Riverside and San Bernardino County.
Raging NorCal Wildfire Kills 2, Destroys Dozens Of Homes, Forces Thousands To FleeAn estimated 37,000 people have fled. Sixty-five structures have been destroyed, and 5,000 other buildings were threatened.
Temecula Man Booked For Felony Arson As Cranston Fire Roars Through IdyllwildBrandon McGlover, 32, has been booked on three counts of felony arson, including maliciously setting fire to property, but he could face more as the investigation into the Cranston Fire continues, according to Cal Fire. McGlover is being held on $1 million bail.
SoCal Approaching 2 Full Weeks Of Red Flag WarningsSouthern California saw its eleventh day of red flag warnings Thursday, the longest run forecasters can remember.
Summer's First Heatwave Hits Southern CaliforniaThe first heat wave of the summer revs up in earnest Thursday, raising wildfire concerns for hillsides teeming with rain-fed brush.
Light Rain Showers Slick Roads In Southern CaliforniaMonday will remain mostly cloudy with the chance of rain set at 40 to 50 percent.
Wildfire Near Lake Isabella Explodes In Size, Burns At Least 50 HomesA new wildfire on Thursday burned 50 to 60 homes and forced hundreds of people to evacuate from rural communities in Central California northeast of Bakersfield, authorities said.
NWS Issues Hard Freeze Warning For Antelope ValleyA hard freeze warning will remain in effect until 9 a.m. for the Antelope Valley.
Brush Fire Prompts Evacuation Of Cal State University, San Marcos CampusA brush fire has prompted the evacuation Wednesday of California State University at San Marcos.
Mills Fire In San Bernardino County 20 Percent ContainedAuthorities Saturday continued to investigate the cause of a fast-moving brush fire in San Bernardino County.
Crews Reach 30 Percent Containment Of Rancho Palos Verdes Brush FireA slow-moving brush fire has scorched more than 5 acres in Rancho Palos Verdes.
Investigators Suspect Arson In Pasadena House FireInvestigators believe arson was the cause of a house fire in Pasadena that injured a firefighter and caused a total of $800,000 worth of damage, a fire official said Sunday.