Angeles National Forest

Acton, California (Photo: Google Maps)

Girl, 9, walks to get help after crash kills dad

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 9-year-old girl crawled out of a mangled SUV, climbed out of a canyon and walked about a mile in the middle of the night to find help after surviving a highway crash that killed her father in Southern California, authorities said.


Los Angeles skyline with the San Gabriel Mountains in the background

Half dozen stranded hikers rescued in mountains

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A half-dozen stranded hikers have been rescued safely in Southern California mountain areas.


Human remains found near LA-area forest grave

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities have found human remains in a Los Angeles-area forest, days after hikers found a shallow grave nearby.


Lawsuit leaves 'Meatball' cold

GLENDALE (CNS) – The saga surrounding the now-famous bear captured in Glendale and being kept in San Diego County took another twist today, with a Colorado wildlife sanctuary filing a lawsuit over the caged ursine. […]


Campgrounds reopened following Williams Fire

ARCADIA (CNS) – San Gabriel Canyon in the Angeles National Forest has been reopened for recreational use following the full containment of the Williams Fire, and authorities today said the blaze that scorched 4,192 acres […]


Williams Fire 91 percent contained

GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) – A wildfire in a rugged area of the San Gabriel Mountains northeast of Los Angeles is expected to be fully contained by early Thursday. The U.S. Forest Service says the fire […]


Meatball's fate is now in limbo

ALPINE (CNS) – Efforts were under way today to raise funds to create a permanent home in Alpine for a 400-pound black bear captured in Los Angeles County after ambling out of the Angeles National […]


Williams fire 48 percent contained, thanks to John

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Firefighters braced for drier weather Thursday after remnants of a tropical storm helped them gain ground on a 4,180-acre blaze in the San Gabriel Mountains northeast of Los Angeles. Crews were […]


Light rains, lower temps aid battle against Williams blaze

  LOS ANGELES (AP) – Firefighters are braced for drier weather today, but remnants of a tropical storm have helped them gain ground on a blaze in the San Gabriel Mountains northeast of Los Angeles. […]


Rain aids battle against Williams fire

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Rain arrived Wednesday to help in the assault on a 3,800-acre fire in the San Gabriel Mountains northeast of Los Angeles. Remnants of Tropical Storm John brought the precipitation and darkened […]





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