Jul 04, 2020
Black sedan AUDI with a broken left taillight ​ USFS photo 070320Officials seek person of interest inMount R Fire InvestigationSaturday July 4, 2020__ San Bernardino, CaliforniaSan Bernardino National Forest officials are seeking help from the public in identifying a person or persons of intere...
Jul 03, 2020
​In Big Bear LakeManufacturing & Distribution ofChild PornographyCA Friday, July 2, 2020__ Big Bear Lake, CA__ San Bernardino County Sheriff (SBCS) Investigators Crimes Against Children Detail (CAC), began an investigation into cyber tips that were reported by an Electronic Service Provider (...
Jun 30, 2020
Assemblyman ObernolteAnnounces Closure Rejected ofBARSTOW VETERANS HOMESacramento, CA___ Monday, June 29, 2020 Assembly Budget Committee Vice Chair Jay Obernolte (R-Hesperia) responded to the passage of California’s 2020-21 State Budget.“I am elated that the final budget rejects the p...
Jun 30, 2020
​No Seat BeltDriver SpeedingAngeles Oaks, CA___In the afternoon ofWednesday, June 24, 2020, a 35-year-old male, a resident of Los Angeles,California was driving a 2016 Hyundai Veloster westbound on State Route 38,west of Forest Road 1N86 (at milepost marker 24.77).A resident of Murrieta, California,...
Jun 26, 2020
Personal Fireworks ARE Illegalin Big Bear Valley San MOUNTAINSSee Something Say SomethingBig Bear Lake, CA, June 26, 2020___ Fireworks can be beautiful, but they can be unpredictable and deadly. Numerous fires have resulted from the use of personal fireworks, not to mention causing severe injuries...
Jun 26, 2020
​Assembly Bill#5 heavy-handed enforcementon small businesses & independent contractorsSenator Morrell states concern for Millions of Californians2020-21 State BudgetIncreased TaxesBeginning JULY 1stJun 2020, Sacramento, CA ___ Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) released the following ...
Jun 25, 2020
PAUL COOK SupportsIncreased TransparencyAccountability PerformanceIt was announced June 18,2020 in Washington D.C. U.S. that Representative Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley)joined as an original co-sponsor on the Just and Unifying Solutions to Invigorate CommunitiesEverywhere (JUSTICE) Act. ThisHouse Bil...
Jun 22, 2020
Loma Linda Man Arrestedfor Boys Burn InjuriesA two-year old boy was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center (ARMC) for second-degree burns, Monday, June 15, 2020.During the medical examination, pediatricians determined the burns were not caused by an accident. San Bernardino County Sheri...
Jun 21, 2020
​ Monday June 21 – Friday June 26Interstate 10Pennsylvania Ave in Beaumont to Main St in CabazonUpdate: I-10 Tune Up, Pavement Rehabilitation ContinuesRiverside, CA,__ June 21, 2020 __ The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is continuing construction on Interstate 10 (I-10)....
Jun 19, 2020
COVID-19 Hits Basic Academy TraineesJune 18, 2020____ At the Frank Bland Regional Training Center in Devore, California two Basic Academy trainees showed symptoms consistent with COVID-19 and were both tested, on Monday, June 8, 2020. Tuesday, June 9, 2020, the test results indicated one of th...
Jun 18, 2020
Assemblyman Jay OBERNOLTE Wants You To KnowMonday, June 15, 2020, the California Legislature fulfilled its constitutional duty to pass our annual state budget. In this budget, the Legislature closes a $54 billion deficit using a combination of budget deferrals, billions in borrowing, a $4.4 bill...
Jun 10, 2020
​Assemblyman Obernolte affirms, ‘… not a single Veteran inthis homemay ever be involuntarily displaced.’STATE Assembly and Senate AgreeAssemblyman JayObernolte represents the 33rd Assembly District, which includes the SanBernardino County communities of Adelanto, Apple Valley, Bak...
Jun 07, 2020
Rock Scaling FULL CLOSUREBegins Monday morning June 8thSan Bernardino, CA__ June 6, 2020The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) Maintenance crews will be rock scaling on State Route 18 (SR-18) in the ‘Arctic Circle’, from postmile 37.0 to postmile 44.33.A full closur...
Jun 02, 2020
​ New RestrictionsSan Bernardino National ForestTakes Steps to ReduceHuman-caused Wildfires95% of all wildfires in California are human causedMay 29, 2020 ___ San Bernardino, CA __ San Bernardino National Forest is enacting additional fire restrictions toprotect the health and safety of employees...
May 29, 2020
​TUESDAY June 2nd* Big Bear Lake FIRE Protection DistrictBOARD OF DIRECTORS STAFF Chairman David Caretto, Fire Chief Jeff Willis, Vice Chairman Rick Herrick, Assistant Chief/Fire Marshal Mike Maltby, Board Member Bob Jackowski, District Counsel Stephen Deitsch, Board Member Bill Jahn, Senior Fi...
May 27, 2020
To Resume SUNDAY Services State’s New GuidelinesState Department of Public Health,in consultation with the County Department of Public Health San Bernardino County Board of SupervisorsMonday 25, 2020, 5:03 P.M. a News Release was issued to the press – San Bernardino County announc...
May 24, 2020
​ We Remember Them With HonorThe national day of remembrance of those who died while in the armed services of the United States of America, Memorial Day will be commemorated in Big Bear Lake, California Monday, May 25th 2020, only by a static display at the Big Bear Lake Veterans Memorial Park.US...
May 24, 2020
​ ​Join us in Barstow Monday Memorial Day​​Thank You, VETERANS!!
May 22, 2020
In Redlands 12 men + 1 male juvenileArrested for Solicitation for ProstitutionOn-line advertisements are more often used as a means for the commercialized traffickingSan Bernardino County Human Trafficking Task ForceSUSPECT(S): Twelve male adult suspects and one juvenile male suspect, ranging in...
May 20, 2020
Thursday May 23 2020 8:00 A.M08:25AM 5/21 8AM - THE UNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE WILL ONCE AGAIN BE BURNING IN THE BLUFF MESA AREA SOUTH WEST OF BIG BEAR. SMOKE AND FLAME WILL BE VISIBLE. PLEASE DO NOT REPORT TO 911.UNITS RESPONDING: MISC (BIG BEAR FIRE AUTHORITY ) NOTES: FIRE (THE USFS WILL BE...
May 16, 2020
​ To Be CLOSED by GovernorThe CalVet Barstow Veterans Home is a 220-bed facility, that opened in 1996, to provide independent living, intermediate care and skilled nursing to California Veterans. Mission: The mission of CalVet Homes is "to provide the state's aged or disabled veterans with re...
May 14, 2020
​Joshua Tree Fire Burns 150 AcresMonday morning, May 11, 2020, at 11:27 A.M., San Bernardino County Fire Responders were dispatched to a reported vegetation fire in the area of 29 Palms Highway & La Contenta Road in Joshua Tree. Units arrived in the area within six minutes to find smoke showi...
May 11, 2020
MormonSpring Road and State Route-18California Highway PatrolArrowhead Area(865)Running Springs, CAMay11, 2020 __ California Highway Patrol __Sunday afternoon, May 10, 2020, male motorcyclist wastraveling on a black 2019 Suzuki motorcycle, southbound on State Route 18. Approximately one mile from M...
May 10, 2020
State 33rd District AssemblymanJay ObernolteIt is an honor to represent you.Transparency +AccountabilityMay 8, 2020__ Sacramento, California__ In my time in the Legislature I have continuously fought formore transparency and accountability for tax and bond measures that are placedon the ballot for v...
May 09, 2020
​“Educate-Inspire-Prepare!”Bear Valley Superintendent of Schools Dr. Mary Suzuki states, “BVUSD's plans for reopening will be dependent on the County of Public Health and guidance from the County Office of Education. We are working on a variety of scenarios pending what the di...
May 08, 2020
​ Encouraged BUT OptionalMany Businesses Allowed toREOPEN Friday May 8thFriday, May 8. 2020__ San Bernardino, CA__ Face coverings are no longer required – but still strongly recommended – in San Bernardino County as the result of new health order requested by the Board of Supervisors....
May 07, 2020
Supervisor DennisHansbergerThe San Bernardino Countyannounces the passing of former Board of Supervisor Chairman Dennis Hansbergerof Redlands, California. Hansbergerserved on the Board of Supervisors representing the 3rd District for20 years, from 1972 until 1980 and then again from 1996 until 2008...
May 05, 2020
Reports of a Suspicious SmellLeads to Body in a BarrelSunday afternoon, May 3, 2020, travelers in the Big Bear Lake area of Glory Ridge on State Route-18, were overcome by a strong odor that led them to checking out the roadside, of the favorite turn-out. From the Glory Ridge viewpoint, Mt. Gorg...
May 05, 2020
​ IMPROVE SERVICE Unemployment ClaimsState Assembly, Sacramento, CA___ Wednesday, April 29, 2020 ___ Assemblyman Jay Obernolte (R-Hesperia) announced that he sent a bipartisan letter to the Governor asking him to expand the hours that EDD representatives can help Californians with their unem...
May 02, 2020
​Homicide Suspect LOUIS LUCEROExtradited to San Bernardino CountyUPDATE:The suspect Louis Lucero, was arrested in Eagle County, Colorado on an unrelated charge Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 12:28 P.M. Lucero will be held on the current charges, as well as the warrant for murder. He will be sched...
Apr 26, 2020
San Bernardino County Sheriff 40-King40King-6 Crew with Night Vision GogglesConducts Hoist RescueSaturday evening, April 25, 52-year-old Demet San was flying her paraglider when for unknown reasons, lost control and crashed in the area of Marshall Peake, in the San Bernardino Mountains. San was u...
Apr 25, 2020
​ To:Paycheck Protection Program“It’s critical that we protect the economic health of our small businessesand workers, as well as the physical health of all Americans.”Health Care Enhancement ActThursday April 23, 2020Congressman Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) expressed his support ...
Apr 24, 2020
Congressman PaulCookThis first wave of HUD grants will help provide ourlocal governments with vital resourcesApril,2020__Washington D.C. __CongressmanPaul Cook (R-Apple Valley) announced that funding from the federal governmentto fight COVID-19 is on the way in the form of U.S. Department of Housing...
Apr 22, 2020
​ Food for TRUCKERS From FOOD TrucksState Authorized Food Trucks to Operate at Rest Areas During COVID-19April, 2020__ Sacramento, CA__ Following Friday’s Executive Order by Governor Gavin Newsom and a Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) rule change, Caltrans is allowing temporary oper...
Apr 21, 2020
Courtesy Video Interstate 5in LA County-BurbankPublic Service AnnouncementBurbank I-5 Closure36 Hour Weekend ClosureClick > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=anlMUxpUIZsTHANK YOU!Caltrans District 7 PIO Alisa AlmanzanCaltrans District 8 PIO Terri Kasinga
Apr 20, 2020
​Emergency COVID-19 SuppliesWILL BE DeliveredCaltrans Issues Special PermitsAuthorizing Clear Road AheadApril, 2020__ Sacramento, CA__Caltrans will temporarily issue special permits for overweight trucks transporting emergency supplies in support of COVID-19 relief and prevention efforts follow...
Apr 19, 2020
More Hungry, LESS FoodFriday, April 17, 2020__ Big Bear Lake, CA__At the Moonridge Road triangle, south of Captains Anchorage and behind Walgreens, Believers Chapel, a place of worship that has become a place of warmth and friendship to many when in need of supplies and food. Recently, the fami...
Apr 19, 2020
Coming April 28thEmployment Development Dept NEW CALL Center​Good News! We have been pushing the State to devote more personnel and funding to ensure that those economically affected by the coronavirus crisis have access to the Federal and State unemployment benefits they’ve earned. The ...
Apr 18, 2020
Pavement Rehab ProjectApril 18, 2020__ San Bernardino CaliforniaDepartment of Transportation (Caltrans) continues work on a $42 millionproject to replace the #3 and #4 lanes on Interstate 15 (I-15) in and nearTemecula from the Riverside/San Diego County line to just north of the TemeculaRiver Bridge...
Apr 18, 2020
​California Secretary of State Alex PadillaDear Californian,April 16, 2020As of last week, more than 46% of all households across California have responded to the 2020 Census! That’s 6.9 million households — making California the state with the most households that have already resp...
Apr 17, 2020
​ Consider…..Risks * Group Gatherings * Social Distancing * Stay at Home Orders & Care for Shut-ins * School Schedules/Programs* Childcare* Medical Issues * Closest Hospital * Testing * Hire or Fire Employees * etc.etc. ??BEFORE Re-Open> Governor Newsom recently announced six fa...
Apr 16, 2020
The Chief says, No $$$$ = NoCurbside ChippingBig Bear Fire Suspends Popular Chipping Program for 2020 Season April 15, 2020 Big Bear Lake, CA ___ Big Bear Fire Department announces that it will suspend its popular chipping program for the 2020 season. This grant-funded program has been highly...
Apr 15, 2020
​Lake Arrowhead Multi-level HomeHeavily Damaged By FireApril 15, 2020 ____ Tuesday morning at 11:34 A.M. San Bernardino County Fire Crews were dispatched to a reported residential fire in the 27000 block of Alpen Drive in Lake Arrowhead.ME92, already in the area from an additional fire call, a...
Apr 14, 2020
San Bernardino County Investment Pool Breaks MarkEnsen Mason San Bernardino County Auditor April 14, 2020___San Bernardino, CA ___San Bernardino County Auditor-Controller/Treasurer/Tax Collector Ensen Mason today announced that the County Investment Pool closed at the end of last week on Apri...
Apr 13, 2020
Our Nation’s Founding PrinciplesProf. Kristen Morrell Rutter and Senator Mike Morrell Dear Friends and Neighbors,During this COVID-19 Outbreak Season, when many families are adjusting to providing education at home, my office has collected resources and tools that we hope might be useful ...
Apr 13, 2020
​CONFIREVital Member of County Fire TeamApril 13, 2020___ Each year the second full week in April is dedicated to those who serve as public safety dispatchers and communications personnel. San Bernardino County Fire Department honors the dedicated call-takers and dispatchers of the Consolidated ...
Apr 12, 2020
CaliforniaClimate CreditYOUR April 2020 Utility Bill will include a credit identified as the“California Climate Credit.” Yourhousehold and millions of others throughout the state will receive this crediton your utility bills. This credit may help offset energy costs from higherusage as ...
Apr 11, 2020
​County Offices & AttractionsIn Big Bear ValleyPreschool Services (Head Start) Big Bear Alpine Zoo at Moonridge County Branch LibraryPreschool Services (Head Start)Big Bear Alpine Zoo at MoonridgeCounty Branch LibrariesCounty Museums & historical sites All Big Bear Valley Recreation &...