FIRES NEWS SAN BERNARDINO

Manzanita Fire Burns Near Running Springs

Firefighters rushed to contain a 27-acre fire in the San Bernardino National Forest. The “Manzanita Fire” forced the closure of Highway 330 Friday afternoon. The fire was reported around 3:30pm. Within an hour the fire was holding on a ridgetop allowing crews to make progress on fighting it. Several aircraft made drops while crews hiked Read More…

FIRES HEMET NEWS

Two Killed, Thousands of Homes Threatened by Fairview Fire in Hemet

This story was updated 9/8/22 Two people were killed as a fire rapidly spread through Hemet Monday afternoon. The fire broke out near Fairview avenue and Bautista road around 3:30pm. High winds pushed the flames allowing the fire to rapidly grow in size. The “Fairview” fire has exploded to 23,919 acres and seven structures have Read More…