Banning

Multiple structures burn in the Poppet Flats area as the Silver Fire roared through the area along Hwy 243 between Banning and Idyllwild, Calif. on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013. (AP Photo/The Press-Enterprise, Frank Bellino)

Interactive guide to the Silver Fire

An interactive showing the location and statistics of the Silver wildfire, including photos, can be viewed here.

08/08/2013

Multiple structures burn in the Poppet Flats area as the Silver Fire roared through the area along Hwy 243 between Banning and Idyllwild, Calif. on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013. (AP Photo/The Press-Enterprise, Frank Bellino)

Southern California wildfire grows extensively (see photos)

BANNING, Calif. (AP) — A thousand firefighters battled a growing wildfire in the inland mountains of Southern California early Thursday, trying to save small communities where some home have been lost and an estimated 1,500 […]

08/08/2013

(AP Photo)

Fire near Banning 80 percent contained

BANNING, Calif. (AP) — An 11-day-old wildfire burning in the San Bernardino National Forest north of Banning is now 80 percent contained. The U.S. Forest Service says firefighters Wednesday will patrol the nearly 6-square-mile fire […]

06/19/2013

California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection air tanker dropping fire retardant. (AP Photo)

Week-old SoCal wildfire 63 percent contained

BANNING, Calif. (AP) – Firefighters are making slow but steady progress against a wildfire that has been burning in a rugged wilderness area of the San Bernardino National Forest near Banning for a week. U.S. […]

06/16/2013

Firefighting aircraft

Banning fire 40 percent contained

BANNING, Calif. (AP) — A fire that destroyed a home in rural Southern California is 40 percent contained but winds are kicking up and could make hard work for hundreds of firefighters battling it. Riverside […]

05/02/2013

Aircraft bombarding flames in new Calif. wildfire

BANNING, Calif. (AP) – Air tankers and a water-dropping helicopter are bombarding flames cracking through Southern California bush and brush east of Los Angeles. U.S. Forest Service spokesman John Miller says up to 30 acres […]

09/17/2012

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