Feb 23, 2018
What if?Editor E T Russell____February 23,2018____ The tragedy of Valentines Day, February 14, 2018, that occurred at MarjoryStoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, within minutes sent shockwavesthroughout our United States. We seem tohave more aftershocks while we seek normality but men...
Feb 19, 2018
“I believe this partnership will translate to exceptional medical service during times of critical need. It places a critical patient care team and an air ship in Big Bear Valley that will save lives,” stated Fire Chief Jeff Willis.Big Bear ValleyAIR MEDICAL SERVICES CommenceBIG BEAR...
Feb 19, 2018
CHAINS REQUIREDState Routes 18 * 330 * 38Monday February 19th Morning
Feb 18, 2018
It is our mission to be an Educated Conservative Voice inour CommunityTuesday evening February 20th, the Big Bear Valley Republicans Assembly will meetat 6:00 P.M. The public is invited to join the membership at the monthly meetings, that include informative political relatedprojects, guest speakers...
Feb 10, 2018
Victorville LANE CLOSURESFebruary 9, 2018, San Bernardino ____ The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will be closing one-lane in each direction of Interstate 15 (I-15) between Quarry Road and Meridian Road nightly between the hours of 8:00 P.M. and 4:00 A.M.The details of work ...
Feb 09, 2018
San Bernardino CountyDistrict Attorney MIKE RAMOS“The parole board hearings are now an adversarial process in which our prosecutors have to go in and battle with the California Board of Parole members who are looking for ways to release the ‘worst of the worst’ back into our ...
Feb 07, 2018
HOT AIR BALLOONSOver Chapman Heights NeighborhoodSan Bernardino County Sheriff-Yucaipa Police Department received numerous 9-1-1 calls regarding two hot air balloons that may have crashed in a Yucaipa residential area. Early morning Tuesday, February 6, Sheriff Deputies were dispatched immedi...
Feb 02, 2018
FANS DON’T Let Fans Drive DRUNKSUPER BOWL Sunday, February 4 football fans across the country will gather with friends and family to watch Super Bowl LII. The California Highway Patrol (Sacramento, California) is teaming up with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to remind m...
Feb 01, 2018
BVES Crews Worked Throughthe NightTo Replace Utility PoleJanuary31, 2018, Big Bear Lake, California____Bear ValleyElectric Service (BVES) fully restored power to customers, following a trafficincident (Tuesday,January 30th) that damaged autility pole and prompted an electric outage for approximately...
Jan 31, 2018
Questionable Issues in Death ofOne Man Dead and Another InjuredJanuary31, 2018San Bernardino County Sheriff HomicideDetail are conducting a murder investigation following the death of onemale and the shooting of another male, discovered at the scene of a Victorville home, Tuesday,January 30, 2018, a...
Jan 29, 2018
Congressman COOK Votes to Protect Young Athletesfrom SEXUAL ABUSEWashingtonD.C.____ U.S. Representative Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) Monday, January 29,2018 voted for S. 534, the ProtectingYoung Victims from Sexual Abuse Act of 2018. The bill passed the House withoverwhelming bipartisan support.S. 534...
Jan 25, 2018
ON……STATE of the STATE AddressBy Governor BrownSacramento, California, Thursday, January 25, 2018____Assemblyman Jay Obernolte (R-Hesperia) issued the following statement in response to the Governor’s State of the State:“In Govern Brown’s final State of the State a...
Jan 21, 2018
Paul Cook Voted to END SHUT-DOWNJan 22, 2018Washington D.C. ____ U.S. Representative Paul Cook (R- Apple Valley) voted today to end the three-day Schumer Shutdown of the federal government. The legislation cleared the Senate earlier in the day and passed the House with overwhelming support thi...
Jan 20, 2018
Small-engine & OccupantsSAFE at Santa’s VillageIn the San Bernardino MountainsBy E T Russell____ Wednesday, January 17, 2018, at approximately 11:30 A.M., the Twin Peaks Station and San Bernardino County Fire Personnel were dispatched to Sky Park at Santa’s Village, distress call...
Jan 19, 2018
It Took TEAMwork!!San Bernardino County SheriffSan Bernardino County Fire DepartmentCal FireUnited States Forest ServiceSan Bernardino County Sheriff AviationMonday, January 15, 2018, at 7:44 A.M., San Bernardino County Sheriff Deputies of the Central Station, responded to a fire call at Glen Hele...
Jan 17, 2018
Noon Tuesday Alarm Call Went Out toBIG BEAR DepartmentPhotos property of Big Bear Fire Dept 011618Tuesday January 18, 2018 Big Bear Fire Department was alerted of a structure fire at in Erwin Lake by a neighbor that saw smoke coming single-story from a home, located near Oak Road. Several unit...
Jan 15, 2018
FAA Officials to Address Flight Path Concerns in LakeArrowheadWashington D.C. ____ Representative Paul Cook(R-Apple Valley) announced today that the Lake Arrowhead Municipal AdvisoryCouncil (MAC) will host a Community Meeting with Federal AviationAdministration (FAA) officials at 6:00 P.M., Thursday...
Jan 12, 2018
300% In One WeekPublic Health OfficerUrges SHOTS for EveryoneMonday,January 8, 2018____SanBernardino County Public Health Officer Lana Cao, “…. strongly encourages SanBernardino County residents to get the FLU SHOT. Initial influenza reports havesharply increased nearly 300% in the last...
Jan 10, 2018
Two Suspects StillAt-largeMonday, January 8, 2018, atapproximately 10:20 P.M., Hesperia Police Deputies responded to the 16900 blockof Main Street, following the report of an armed robbery. The victim was in aparking lot near the location when he was approached and robbed at gunpoint.The suspects we...
Jan 10, 2018
Associated withBig Bear Valley BurglariesBryan Castillo and Javier Morales ArrestedFriday,January 5, 2018, at approximately 11:30 A.M.,Apple Valley Police /Sheriff Deputies investigated a suspicious, 2016 GMCSierra pickup truck, parked in the south-west parking lot near the intersectionof Bear Valle...
Jan 09, 2018
By Big Bear Airport DistrictNew Video Shows Big Bear Airport District serves as economic catalystand EMS hub for remote San Bernardino Mountain CommunitiesSacramento, California – For more than 100 years, Special Districts have provided a multitude of essential services that enhance the l...
Jan 09, 2018
Chairman Paul Cook Meets with Under Secretary Tom ShannonWashington, D.C. –Representative Paul Cook (CA-08), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, held a meeting with the U.S. State Department’s Under Secretary for Political A...
Jan 08, 2018
BALD EAGLE ParentsHave Two Eggs In The NestThe female is the first Bald Eagle recorded to be hatched in theSan Bernardino Mountains, which was in 2012.San Bernardino, California, January 8, 2018 ____Last week, a Bald Eagle near Big Bear Lake laid two eggs, just in time for the public January Ba...
Jan 02, 2018
936 DUI ArrestsOn OUR ROADSCalifornia Highway Patrol, Inland Division Announced that 40 people died and 936 were arrested on California roadways during the New Years Maximum Enforcement Period.Many of which were not wearing their seatbelts. CHP will continue to provide education on the dangers o...
Dec 29, 2017
ASSULT with a Deadly WEAPON ARRESTFriday December 28, 2017, information from an informant indicated the suspect in this case was Jeremy Lambourne. Sheriff Detectives from the San Bernardino County Sheriff Department’s Specialized Enforcement Division (SED), surveilled a residence on Sunset...
Dec 28, 2017
California Highway Patrol 2017Chief of Police Travis Walker Dec 25 On Christmas Day, December 25, 2017, the California Highway Patrol mourned the loss (yet another) of one of their own, Officer Andrew Camilleri Sr. CHP Officer Camilleri Sr., was killed last night by a suspected impaired drive...
Dec 28, 2017
NEW RULES !Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo and Clark County Commission Chairman Steve Sisolak responded to questions during a news conference on New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas, Nevada, security at Metro Police Headquarters Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2017. Glass bottles, backpacks and coolers are n...
Dec 19, 2017
Final Versionof Tax Reform BillIn Washington D.C., Tuesday December19, 2017, Representative Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) voted in favor of the finalversion of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which passed theHouse of Representatives by a margin of 227-203. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will provide the ...
Dec 18, 2017
One FATALITY –Resulting from Off-Road COLLISIONSunday December 17, 2017, at approximately 1:50 P.M., Hesperia Sheriff Deputies and Police plus San Bernardino County Fire responders were dispatched to an injury, single off-road vehicle traffic collision. The incident location was in the des...
Dec 14, 2017
WATER Your Christmas TREE!Frequently !!Submitted by: San Bermardino County FireAs decorations continue to be put up, we want to remind you to water you Christmas tree. When a Christmas tree is cut, more than half its weight is water. With proper care, you can maintain the quality of your tree.Bel...
Dec 12, 2017
California Police Chiefs Association* California’s Taxpayer Advocates* Pro-Business Groups * Law EnforcementSacramento, California ____ Thursday December 7th, (R-Hesperia) received top marks from California’s leading taxpayer protection and pro-business groups, based on his 2017 voti...
Dec 06, 2017
Paul Cook Votes to STOPFinancing & Rewarding TERRORISMWashington D.C. ____ Tuesday December 5th, Congressman Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley), voted for House of Representatives H.R. #1164, the Taylor Force Act.The #1164 Bill, which passed the House of Representatives unanimously, would restrict U...
Nov 29, 2017
+ Identity = 2 Arrests oryALERT!Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 12:55 A.M., Rancho Cucamonga Police responded to the report of mail theft in Rancho Cucamonga, near the area of Redbud Place and Firethorn Street. Deputies searched the area and located the vehicle described by the reporting party. Dep...
Nov 26, 2017
Big Bear LakeRESIDENTIAL STREETSCity Council Big Bear Lake and Staff are persistently working towards constructing a community in which Winter is enjoyable for both residents and visitors alike. In an effort to do so, the City of Big Bear Lake will be imposing a series of enforcements that inclu...
Nov 24, 2017
SNOW DAY/INCLEMENT Weather Info:Winter 2017-2018First of all, Bear Valley Unified School District would like to thank all of the media for their support in reporting school closures for our School District. Being in a Mountain Community, it is very helpful to us when our school closure informa...
Nov 22, 2017
YIELD & OBEYAt ALL School ZonesPhoto courtesy of San Bernardino County Sheriff / Colorado River Sheriffs Department xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxIncreasing traffic safety is an integral part of the San Bernardino County Sheriff's strategic plan. In an ongoing...
Nov 22, 2017
San Bernardino RoadsPossible Lane ClosuresChief Public and Media Affairs Officer Terri Kasinga, California Department of Transportation District #8, announced Wednesday November 22nd, that Caltrans has issued a moratorium on planned “Lane Closures” from today (November 22nd ) beginni...
Nov 17, 2017
Signed Into LawAuthored By Assemblyman ObernolteSacramento, California ____ Assemblyman Obernolte (R-Hesperia) announced today that Governor Jerry Brown signed eight of the bills he authored into law this year.“My legislative package this year focused on government efficiency and transparen...
Nov 17, 2017
Congressman PAUL COOK VotesCut Taxes >> Create JobsWashington D.C. ____ Congressman Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) on November 16th voted in favor of House Representatives #1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which was approved by the House of Representatives on a 227-205 vote.The Tax Cuts and Jobs A...
Nov 16, 2017
NO BOMB Threat!Thursday November 16th a few minutes before 12:00 P.M. noon, a 9-1-1 call was made to San Bernardino County Fire Department, reporting a suspicious device (possibly a bomb) found at a mobile home park in Mentone, California.Near Crafton and Plumwood on Nice Street, a maintenance ...
Nov 15, 2017
It is the mission of Bear Valley Unified School District to educate, inspire, and prepare all students by creating innovative learning environments where students can thrive academically, contribute to society, and lead healthy, purposeful lives.BIG BEAR MIDDLE SCHOOLBegins 2019-2020The Governi...
Nov 15, 2017
$.12 - $.20 @ gallon = $$$GAS TAX$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$It is our mission to be an Educated Conservative Voice in our CommunityIt’s NO NEWS News….. Gas Prices have skyrocketed!! No thanks to the increase o...
Nov 14, 2017
San Bernardino CountySheriff Aviation UnitSunday, November 12th, at 12:30 P.M, San Bernardino County Fire responded 9-1-1 of a traffic accident involving a single motorcycle rider on State Route-38, near mile marker 25. The adult male rider was thrown over the side of the highway landing approx...
Nov 12, 2017
Near YucaipaSingle Vehicle CollisionResults in One FatalitySaturday November 11, 2017, at 12:23 A.M., San Bernardino County Sheriff / Yucaipa Deputies responded to the area of Outer Highway 10 and Live OakCanyon Road regarding a single vehicle collision. The reporting party relayedinformation that t...
Nov 09, 2017
Delayed Re-opening of Frontage RoadCaltrans Extends Closure in VictorvilleSan Bernardino / District 8 California Department of Transportation will close both directions of Frontage Road between Falchion Road and Bell Mountain/Stoddard Wells Road to construct three drainage pipe structures al...
Nov 07, 2017
REPRINT -Marine Corps News | by Staff Sgt. Brian KesterThe time for celebration and pageantry is once again at hand with the Marine Corps birthday set to take place November 10th.What does the celebration mean to Marines across the globe? To Gen. John A. Lejeune, obviously, it meant a great deal...
Nov 05, 2017
“I would like to encourageeveryone who can attend to please stop by and learn what is going on inSacramento. But more importantly, I would like to hear from my constituents.Please join me and share your ideas and concerns.”Assemblyman Jay Obernolte(R-Hesperia) invites the residents of Ne...
Nov 04, 2017
Bear Valley ElectricCustomer Service A PRIORITYCity of Big Bear Lake, California ____ Bear Valley Electric Service Director Paul Marconi today issued the following statement to commemorate the utility’s growth to 24,000 customers:“Bear Valley Electric Service is excited to announce th...