LONE PINE FIRE update: 7-7-16

Staff Writer

Good news! Everything is re-opened this morning after the Lone Pine Fire including the Whitney Portal Rd., Hogback Rd, the Whitney Portal campgrounds, the Whitney Portal Store, residences near Whitney Portal, and the Lone Pine Campground. Permits for Mt. Whitney, Meysan Lakes, and North Fork are being issued today. Cal Fire reports the fire is 30 acres and 50 percent contained this morning. Please slow down for our firefighters who are still working in the area and have a safe, happy, Fourth of July weekend.