Firefighters stopped two fires that broke out yesterday in Lake County. A fire that was first reported shortly before 6 p.m. in the area of Second and Hoover streets in Clearlake Oaks, involved four homes.
A wildland fire in Nice prompted evacuations. The fire, in the 2400 block of Lakeshore Boulevard at Stokes Avenue, was first reported shortly before 1:30 yesterday afternoon. Firefighters stopped forward progress by late afternoon.