Whittier Fire up to 7,800 acres

July 9, 2017 Raiza Giorgi

The Whittier Fire is now up to 7,800 acres according to Los Padres fire officials. The brush fire that broke out near Camp Whittier and Lake Cachuma Saturday afternoon around 2 p.m. was thought to have […]

1,000 acres burned in Rey Fire

August 19, 2016 Raiza Giorgi

Star Report The Rey Fire has consumed more than 1,000 acres and 20 percent contained since igniting yesterday afternoon, according to Santa Barbara County Fire officials. The fire started Thursday afternoon just before 3 p.m. […]

Highway 154 closed due to Rey Fire

August 18, 2016 Raiza Giorgi

More than 500 acres have burned in the Rey Fire near Paradise Road between Santa Ynez Valley and Santa Barbara, according to fire officials. The fire started Thursday afternoon just before 3 p.m. near the […]