WILDFIRE REDUCING

Wildfire evacuation area being reduced.

The Santa Barbara wildfire is being contained, thanks to some 2,000 fire fighters and a fleet of aircraft.

The County of Santa Barbara has stated that most mandatory evacuations within the Sherpa Fire will be reduced to evacuation warnings on Wednesday at 5 a.m.

Only landowners, residents and their farm laborers will be allowed to enter the following locations:

Venadito Canyon

Canada de la Destiladera

Las Flores Canyon and east of the Refugio burn area east to and including Calle Lippizana near the Equestrian Center

El Capitan Canyon will remain closed with a tentative reopening on June 25th next.