Dry Winds Pose Challenge As Kern County Crews Battle 500-Acre Shirley FireFirefighters have contained five percent of a 500-acre brush fire in Kern County.
Crews In Cherry Valley Contain 30 Percent Of Bogart FireFire lines have been completed around 30 percent of a brush fire early Saturday, and firefighters estimate the "Bogart Fire" has charred 100 acres near Cherry Park, north of Beaumont.
100-Acre Bogart Fire In Cherry Valley 10 Percent ContainedA brush fire that erupted Friday along the perimeter of a Cherry Valley park has burned at least 100 acres and was 50 percent contained.
3rd Man Convicted Of Starting Colby FireA third man was convicted Thursday of accidentally causing the 1,900-acre Colby wildfire after setting an illegal campfire in the Glendora Hills.
Firefighters, Police Hold Evacuation Exercise In Mandeville CanyonThe Los Angeles fire and police departments Sunday held an evacuation exercise in Mandeville Canyon, amid concerns that this year's drought conditions are similar to what caused the disastrous wildfire there in 1978.
Smoke Advisory Issued For Portions Of Riverside, OC CountiesAuthorities have issued a smoke advisory for portions of Riverside and Orange counties as winds push smoke into the area from multiple fires burning in San Diego County.
Humans Cause Vast Majority Of Wildfires NationallyHumans are the primary cause of fires and start roughly six times more blazes than lightning strikes in a given year, according to the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise, Idaho, which tracked fire causes between 2001 and 2013.
All 20,000 Evacuation Orders Off In San Diego Fire A wildfire that surged amid high heat and dry winds in drought conditions brought evacuation orders for more than 20,000 homes in and around San Diego, but all residents were told they could return home Tuesday night just a few hours later as cooler, calmer darkness fell.
1,600-Acre Etiwanda Wildfire Now 67 Percent ContainedFirefighters have made progress overnight against a wildfire that forced the evacuation of about 1,600 foothill homes east of Los Angeles.
Dramatic Video Shows Crews Battling Blaze That Destroyed 3 Homes In CrestlineDramatic video from the San Bernardino County Fire Department shows crews battling flames that destroyed three homes in Crestline Wednesday night.
Crews Battle 1K-Acre Brush Fire Near Rancho CucamongaCrews Wednesday were battling an approximately 800-acre brush fire in the San Bernardino National Forest.
C-130 Air Tankers Take Part In Aerial Firefighting Drills Near Channel IslandsPilots and flight crews are conducting aerial training exercises in Ventura County in preparation for what officials fear could be a dangerous wildfire season.
35-Acre Pine Fire Prompts Evacuations In GormanFirefighters are battling a quick-moving brush fire that's scorched more than 35 acres in the Tejon Pass.
Full Containment Expected Wednesday For Colby Fire Near GlendoraA wildfire that forced hundreds of residents out of their homes late last week was 78 percent contained on Sunday, authorities said.
FEMA OKs Funding To Help Battle Colby Fire In GlendoraThe Federal Emergency Management Agency has authorized funding to help fight the wildfire that's destroyed two homes in the foothills east of Los Angeles.