Mike Mohler

(AP Photo)

Julian wildfire containment drops

JULIAN, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire threatening dozens of vacation homes in the Southern California desert has grown by 500 acres. State fire officials say the blaze scorched about 4.5 square miles in San Diego […]


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

Second wildfire near Julian in San Diego County

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A fire in San Diego County wilderness has scorched 450 acres of dry brush but is not burning near structures. State fire Capt. Mike Mohler says the blaze southeast of Julian […]


Marine aircraft fighting Southern California fire

(AP) – The Marines sent in helicopters Wednesday to help battle wildfires threatening hundreds of homes in Southern California’s rugged backcountry. Eight CH-53 Super Stallions and CH-46 Sea Knights from nearby bases were sent to […]



Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 28,184 other followers