More Evacuations Ordered, Schools Closed as Thomas Fire Grows to 312 Square Miles, Remains 15% Contained

This is a developing wildfire story. Please check back for updates. The Thomas Fire on Sunday prompted school closures and additional evacuations in Santa Barbara County as it grew to 200,000 acres, or about 312 square miles. The fire remained 15 percent ...

Heavy Smoke From Numerous Fires Raging in SoCal Leads to Multiple Smoke Advisories and Air Quality Warnings

As the result of numerous fires raging across Southern California over the past week, heavy smoke has led to multiple air quality and smoke advisories across the region prompting many residents to take measures for breathing safely. On Sunday, a smoke ...