Following an investigation by KPBS media partner 10News on broken fire alarms in a San Diego school district, the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department is taking action.
Heartland Fire Chief Rick Sitta offers tips for San Diegans to keep safe while preparing holiday meals.
The offenders left the Vista Detention Facility before dawn Friday en route to the training facilities in central California, according to county officials.
The weather will pose an elevated risk of wildfire in San Diego County starting Wednesday, meteorologists said.
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The blaze started on a blistering hot fall day between Ramona and Julian when a lost hunter started a signal fire. Weeks later, 15 people were dead, 273,000 acres were scorched and more than 2,200 homes were destroyed.
Smoke from a controlled burn in the Jamul area will be visible over the East County today.
Routine firefighting training on the ground at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar sent smoke in the air that was visible from nearby neighborhoods.
That dark smoke you see rising in the San Diego sky may look scary, but it's actually MCAS Miramar's Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting crew taking part in a routine training exercise.
It took engine crews about 15 minutes today to quell a fire that damaged a trolley stop at San Diego State University.
An Air Force cargo plane could be just the medicine to improve the aging fleet of the U.S. Forest Service firefighting aircraft. County supervisors hope federal officials agree with their assessment.
The De Luz fire that started Saturday afternoon on Camp Pendleton could be fully contained by Tuesday.
The brush fire burning on Camp Pendleton has scorched 2,500 acres, and is now 41 percent contained. Families forced to evacuate from base housing on Saturday returned home on Sunday.
A brush fire that broke out Sunday morning in Lakeside is 100 percent contained. It's the second fire to burn amid the weekend's red flag warning.
Santa Ana wind conditions have firefighters preparing for the worst.