Jan 21, 2019
BigBearLake.netCurrent WEATHER * RAIN *ROADSSan Bernardino MountainsJanuary 21, 2019Today’s WEATHERhttp://www.bigbearlake.net/weatherTemperature 20.1°Winds 1.8 mphGusts up to 6.6 mph NEMonday, January 21, 2019High Temp 33 Low Temp 16Partly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers i...
Jan 20, 2019
Assemblyman Obernolte, … “ someone with a strong economic background.”Legislative Analyst Gabriel PetekAssemblyman Jay ObernolteState Assembly, Sacramento, CaliforniaAssemblyman Jay Obernolte 33rd District (R-Hesperia) announced Thursday, January 17, 2019, that Gabriel Petek...
Jan 20, 2019
Fatality at Lower Passing LaneThursday evening, January 17, 2019, 6:39 P.M. __ A Sig Alert was issued for State Route 330 below the Lower Passing Lane, at the 3000 foot level, originally reported as a Traffic Collision, upon investigation discovery of a male body that had been the victim of a ...
Jan 20, 2019
Sheriff Deputies Locate Unregistered loaded semi-automatic PistolShortly after 7:00 A.M. Wednesday, January 16, 2019__Big Bear Sheriff Deputies conducted a traffic stop for a moving violation in Big Bear Lake, on a vehicle near the intersection of Big Bear Boulevard and Summit Boulevard. The Dep...
Jan 18, 2019
BIG BEAR LAKE City CouncilInvites In-put!!The City of Big Bear Lake Council for Year 2019 are(L-R) Councilmen Bill Jahn, David Caretto, Mayor Randall Putz, Rick Herrick and Bob JackowskiBIG BEAR LAKE, California__January, 2019__The City of Big Bear Lake continually strives to provide transparenc...
Jan 17, 2019
Taking the Reins in Santa Barbara CountySan Bernardino County Fire Chief Mark Hartwig Tuesday, January 15th, accepted an offer to serve as fire chief for Santa Barbara County Fire. After serving nearly eight years at the helm of the San Bernardino County Fire Protection District, Chief Hartwig&r...
Jan 16, 2019
PAUL COOK on Steve King's Racist RemarksWashington D.C.____Representative Paul Cook issued the following statement January 9th on Rep. Steve King's recent controversial and racist remarks:"Unfortunately, Rep. Steve King's latest remarks regarding white supremacy are only the latest example in a...
Jan 15, 2019
Congressman CookCalifornia Desert Protectionand Recreation ActWashington D.C.__Representative Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley), Wednesday,January 9, 2019, joinedwith Representative Juan Vargas (D-Imperial Valley) and Representative Pete Aguilar (D-Redlands) inintroducing the California Desert Protection a...
Jan 14, 2019
SNOW in theSan Bernardino MountainsAt 3:49 P.M. Sunday, January 13, 2019, the National Weather Service has predicteda Winter Storm in the San Bernardino Mountains, beginning Monday late morning. Heavy snowfall is possible with the snow level hovering around 5000 feet. The storm could continue un...
Jan 13, 2019
Assemblyman Jay Obernolterepresents the 33rdAssembly District,which includesthe San Bernardino County communities of Adelanto, Apple Valley, Baker,Barstow, Big Bear City, Big Bear Lake, Big River, Crestline, Fort Irwin,Hesperia, Johnson Valley, Lake Arrowhead, Lenwood, Lucerne Valley, Needles, OakHi...
Jan 12, 2019
Governor Newsom'sProposed 2019-20 State BudgetSacramento,California, State Senate– Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) January10, 2019 issued the following statement in response to Governor Gavin Newsom’sstate budget proposal for 2019-20:“Thegovernor pledged in his inaugural ...
Jan 11, 2019
Timber Processing FacilityIn Big Bear VicinityLand Exchange Bill Passes HouseWashington D.C.____Representative Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) announced Monday December 10, 2018 that his Bill HR 5513, the Big Bear Land Exchange Act, passed unanimously in the House of Representatives this afternoon.H...
Jan 11, 2019
Announces Funding to ModernizeBig Bear Lake Water InfrastructureWashington D.C.____Representative Paul Cook (R-Apple Valley) December 5, 2018 announced that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) approved a loan of $12,000,000 and a grant of $3,000,000 to the City of Big Bear Lake to...
Jan 10, 2019
Advisory Members Meeting42271 Moonridge Road * Big Bear Lake, CA 92315909-866-4631 www.bearvalleyusd.orgThe newly formed, Bear Valley Unified School District Education Foundation has scheduled its next meeting for Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 6:00 P.M. at the School District Office. This meeting...
Jan 08, 2019
Paving & Guardrail PROJECTContinues in the San Bernardino MountainsJanuary 8, 2019____The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is continuing work to complete the State Route 18 (SR 18) paving and guardrail project. Although the paving portion of the project is completed, some o...
Jan 08, 2019
REVISED DATES : Full Ramp ClosuresPavement Rehabilitation ProjectJanuary 8, 2019____San Bernardino MountainsThe California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) Maintenance Crews continue to work on the Interstate 10 (I-10) Pavement Rehabilitation Project in the City of Redlands, between Oran...
Jan 04, 2019
WINTERin the San BernardinosJanuary 4, 2019____ California Department of Transportation(Caltrans) District 8 is alerting the traveling public that the NationalWeather Service (NWS) is predicting rain and snow in Southern Californiabeginning Saturday, January 5th through Sunday, January 6th. Snow el...
Jan 04, 2019
Maintenance Crews Repair POTHOLESSan Bernardino Mountains ____ The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) Maintenance crews will be repairing pothole on State Route 330 (SR-330) near the City Creek Fire Station. Repairs will begin Tuesday morning, January 8 at 9:00 A.M. until 4:00 P....
Dec 30, 2018
Keep Roadways SAFEDuring the New Year’s TrafficSan Bernardino County SheriffThe New Year’s holiday is a way to spend time with family and friends ringing in another year, but also a time when people can make poor choices that put themselves and others at risk on the road.To help spre...
Dec 10, 2018
Malabar Way HomePhotoCourtesy BIG BEAR FIRE DEPTDecember 10, 2018, 9:44 A.M.____ A Big Bear City residential structure firewas reported on Malabar Way between Brewer Way and Gilroy Drive, Mondaymorning.Uponarrival of BigBear Fire Engine #283 (Sugarloaf) Fire Fighting Crews observed a single-familyt...
Dec 06, 2018
Morning to Midnight WARNINGCALTRANS District 8San Bernardinos Winter WonderlandCarry Chains! It’s the Law!Be prepared for challenges in Winter Weather Road Conditions. Drive safely.The NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE issued a Winter Storm Warning Thursday December 6,2018, morning for the San Bernardi...
Dec 05, 2018
Big Bear Lake * Lucerne * Running Springs______________________What is happening with the ATMs?The First Foundation Bank Team is so excited to announce an important development regarding the Automatic Teller Machines at the Big Bear Lake, Lucerne, and Running Springs locations. Beginning Friday...
Dec 02, 2018
Big Bear Fire Units RespondSaturday EveningBig Bear Fire Department units responded to a report at 7:33 P.M., of residential structure fire in the 200 block of Riverside Avenue in the Sugarloaf community. Upon arrival the Fire Fighters found a two-story residence with active smoke and flames co...
Nov 30, 2018
World AIDS Day2018World AIDS Day 2018 Theme Announced – “Know Your Status”UNAIDS estimates that more than 9.4 million people living with HIV still do not know their status.September 11, 2018Event: World AIDS Day 2018 - Know your statusTuesday, 11 September 2018 (PANCAP Coordinati...
Nov 30, 2018
Running Springs >Big Bear Lake > Forest FallsArrowhead Regional Division-Running Springs California Highway Patrol initiated a pursuit of a possible DUI driver, Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at approximately 2:30 P.M.A Silver Ford Edge, traveling up-bound State Route-18 in the Lakeview Poin...
Nov 30, 2018
Grand Marshall David ArquetteThe Shortest CHRISTMAS ParadeSaturday in Blue JayA major participant the Mountain Fifes & Drumfeatures many local youth in the 2017 Christmas ParadeThe Winter-wonderland of the San Bernardino Mountains with its chill of the mountain air and the surrounding fragra...
Nov 29, 2018
Criteria for Inclement WeatherIf there is a question as to whether a snow day or inclement weather day will be called or not, the Superintendent, Manager of Transportation, and Director of Maintenance and Operations begin checking weather reports and road conditions at 3:00 A.M. They actually dr...
Nov 27, 2018
STORM ALERT !Mountain Motorists PREPARETUESDAY November 27, 2018__San Bernardino____ The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting the traveling public that a significant winter storm will arrive in the Inland/Mountain/Desert communities of Riverside and San Bernardino coun...
Nov 26, 2018
ROTARY of Big Bear LakeHOSTS 30th Annual for SENIORSWednesday December 5thDoors Open 10:00 A.M.The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake invites the Seniors of the Big Bear Valley to the 30th Annual Senior Holiday Luncheon. This year’s festivities will be held from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M., Wednes...
Nov 21, 2018
NO Caltrans Lane CLOSURESAND SNOW?The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District 8 (San Bernardino) is giving everyone a break – there will be no planned lane closures for the Thanksgiving holiday from Wednesday, November 21 at 6:00 A.M., to Monday, November 26 at 6:00 P.M....
Nov 15, 2018
In Big Bear Lake At BEAR CREEK RESORTFire Big Bear Fire Crews Contain Fire to Attic AreaPHOTO COURTESY Big Bear Fire DepartmentBig Bear Lake, CA, November 15, 2018____Upon arrival to work early Thursday morning, a Bear Creek Resort employee realized that smoke was coming from a double cabin and ...
Nov 12, 2018
One Injured Suspect In Stable ConditionOntario Police Officers arrested a suspect, Monday, November 12, 2018 at 1:07 A.M. who had previously tried to run them down, while fleeing in a stolen truck. The incident resulted in two separate officer involved shootings.In the early morning, Ontario Pol...
Nov 10, 2018
HEROS among us and WE HONOR themCity of VictorvilleMonday November 12thThe 22nd Annual Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony hosted by the City of Victorville will be in Old Town Victorville, California, Monday November 12th beginning at 9:00 A.M.A variety of marching bands, entertainers and military...
Nov 08, 2018
November8 2018StateRoute 38First Responders Looking for Potential ARSONISTTheBig Bear Fire Department, Big Bear Sheriff Station, and California Highway Patrol are currentlyresponding to reports of multiple small fires off State Route-38 near HatcheryRoad (Sugarloaf – Erwin Lake – Lake W...
Nov 06, 2018
Assemblyman Jay Obernolte represents the 33rd Assembly District“YES” on Proposition 6There has been intense debate lately about Proposition 6, the voter initiative that would repeal the recently enacted gasoline and vehicle registration tax. Special interests in California are spend...
Nov 04, 2018
Through WINTER 2019VIDEOS - Winterizing The Arctic Circle 01bhttps://youtu.be/9ZbwDBsdqw8Winterizing The Arctic Circle 02https://youtu.be/MgnLOr8orecImportant to: Travelers onSan Bernardino Mountain RoadsCaltrans District 8 Public Information Officers: TERRI KASINGA, EMILY LEINEN, SHANE MASSOUDOct...
Nov 02, 2018
Hospitalizedwith Major InjuriesPolice respondedto a report of a vehicle versus pedestrian, Wednesday evening, October 31, 2018. The accident occurred at approximately 7:00 P.M.,at Bear Valley Road near Central Road.Upon arrival theofficers located a male down, in the roadway Apple Valley. They lear...
Nov 01, 2018
Help USEND Voter FraudMark Meuser’s priority is to guide the Secretary of States office out of the antiquated 19th Century and into the 21st Century. The people of California deserve an open and accessible government that works for them, not against them.California needs a Secretary of St...
Nov 01, 2018
On Campaign TrailMark Meuserfor Secretary of StateI’m Mark Meuser and I know I can serve You, Californians best as your Secretary of State!One year ago, I announced that I was running to be your next California Secretary of State. This year, I have made 810 campaign appearances while visit...
Nov 01, 2018
LANECLOSURESaturday November 3rd__San Bernardino__California Department ofTransportation (Caltrans)Maintenance crews will be closing the #2 lane oneastbound State Route 210 (SR-210) from Highland Avenue to approximately theState Route 330 (SR-330) interchange for maintenance repairs.The maintenance ...
Oct 30, 2018
Capture ofMail BomberCondemnsPolitical ViolenceWashington D.C.___October29, 2018____At least 12 pipe-bombs were sent to the homes of prominentpolitical and media figures. Law enforcement apprehended a man in connection tothis act of terrorism earlier this morning.Congressman Cook released the follow...
Oct 29, 2018
PLANNEDTuesdayand Thursday MORNINGSBig Bear Lake, California ____Bear Valley ElectricService (BVES) would like to alert customers from Garstin Drive and MoonridgeRoad, west to the Big Bear Lake Dam that their electric service will be temporarilyinterrupted on Tuesday, October 30th, and Thursday, Nov...
Oct 23, 2018
Valley Fire 100 % ContainmentSan Bernardino National Forest officials announced the VALLEY FIRE was declared 100 percent contained at 4:00 P.M. Monday, October 22, 2018.The decision was based on infrared flights, recent weather, especially the significant rainfall on October 13th, and no recent...
Oct 22, 2018
“Get out and vote November 6th !“Prop 10 is deeply flawed and will make our California housing crisis worse by making housing less available and less affordable.”Vote NOProp 10!Thanks for asking!Annette
Oct 20, 2018
Recovering from Ambush Gunfire“Senseless!” states Assemblyman ObernolteFriday October 19, 2018 UPDATESan Bernardino County Sheriff Deputy Robert Jahn is recovering, in stable condition at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in Colton, from critical wounds received when he and partne...
Oct 18, 2018
San Bernardino County SheriffDeputy ROBERT JAHNThursday, October 18, 2018Just after midnight, Thursday morning a gun-battle ensued between several men and San Bernardino County Sheriff Deputies, in Adelanto, California, San Bernardino County. A Sheriff Deputy was critically wounded when shot b...
Oct 17, 2018
RIGHT-of-WAY ?Guidelines Regarding TemporaryPolitical SinageCaltrans District #8 Informs the Public ____A major aspect of campaigning and running for office involves the placement of campaign signs. Caltrans, like cities and counties, has rules regulating the placement of these signs to ensure th...
Oct 15, 2018
ATTENTIONBIG BEAR VALLEY Residents
Oct 14, 2018
CommunityComraderyConsiderationUnderstandingAccording to MARIKAY Lindstrom the Big Bear Airport is one of two of the most challenging airports in California; the other is Catalina Island; to be greatly appreciated by experienced pilots. In fact, it is essential for a new pilot checked-out with an...