HARBISON CANYON (CNS) - A fire of unknown origin blackened about three open acres east of Lakeside Monday, briefly threatening several homes but causing no structural damage or injuries.
The blaze erupted in hilly terrain off the 8000 block of Bar Ranch Trail in the Harbison Canyon area about 12:30 p.m., according to Cal Fire.
Ground crews and personnel aboard two air tankers and two helicopters had the flames under control within an hour, said Mike Mohler, a fire captain with the state agency.
The cause of the blaze was under investigation.
A pilot suffered apparent non-life-threatening injuries Wednesday during a hard landing at the Ocotillo Wells Airport in Borrego Springs, authorities said.
The Mega Millions jackpot for Friday night's drawing hit $900 million on Wednesday after no one matched all six numbers Tuesday.
The Yes on Prop 6 Gas Tax Repeal Campaign hit the road Wednesday for two weeks of "Rush Hour Rallies."
The Del Mar International Horse Show will feature Olympic gold medalists, celebrity equestrians and local riders competing for nearly $300,000 in prize money.
Women-owned businesses are growing at a rate faster than you can imagine and on October 19th, Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) will host a free networking event for women.
Hillcrest residents on Tuesday gathered at a community forum to voice their concerns about the neighborhood’s growing homeless crisis.
The Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego on Tuesday released a ceremonial gunfire noise advisory for Wednesday, October 17th from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. and again for Friday, October 19th, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
The City of Chula Vista honored a pair of Parks employees who stepped in to save a family from a house fire.
Warm temperatures will continue warming up through the weekend. Santa Ana wind event will produce low humidity and gusty winds. Offshore flow will weaken Wednesday.