Some Lake Fire Evacuees Allowed To Return Home FridayThe Lake Fire has scorched 29,365 acres and is 52% contained as of Friday evening.
Evacuations Remain In Place As Battle Continues Against Lake Fire4,570 buildings remain threatened and about 100 homes remain under mandatory evacuation orders.
Crews Gain Ground On Lake Fire, Full Containment Not Expected Until Sept. 2The blaze has destroyed at least 12 structures and 21 outbuildings.
Firefighters Continue To Battle Massive Lake Hughes Fire, Structures Remain ThreatenedFirefighters Saturday continued to battle the massive fire in the Lake Hughes area that was threatening nearby structures.
Evacuations Remain In Place As Stubborn Lake Fire Burns Near Lake HughesMaking the firefight even more dangerous will be a scorching heat wave sweeping the region Friday afternoon and remaining through Monday.
Thousands Of Homes Still Under Threat From Lake FireOfficials say three structures were destroyed and 5,420 threatened. No injuries have been reported.
Evacuations Ordered, Roads Closed As 'Explosive' Lake Hughes Brush Fire Spreads To 10,000-Plus AcresSome areas burned in this 'explosive' 10,000-plus acre fire for the first time since 1968, officials said.
Bikini-Clad Woman Wanted In Lancaster, Lake Hughes TheftsAuthorities are searching for a woman who was captured on video, stealing from a home while clad in a bikini.
Small Plane Crashes In Mountainous Area Near Lake HughesAuthorities investigated the circumstances surrounding a small plane crash Friday that occurred in the mountainous area west of Lake Hughes.
County Supervisor Mike Antonovich To Request Local State Of Emergency Following Recent StormsIf approved, the declaration will free up state resources to help with cleanup and recovery.
Roads Reopen, Most Stuck Vehicles Freed From California MudOfficials hoped to reopen the lanes by Thursday at the latest.