Feb 01, 2021
​ Arrests 4 for Illegal Marijuana Grow seized 2,665 Marijuana plants + 8.9 pounds of processed Marijuanaenlarge to see betterThe Marijuana Enforcement Team served 4 search warrants inthe 29 Palms area; 2 suspects tried to hide in a bunkerBeginning at 9:00 A.M. Wednesday, January 13, 2021, the Sa...
Jan 28, 2021
U.S. Representative OBERNOLTE Earns Key PositionsNatural Resources, Budget, Science,Space & Technology CommitteesWashington D.C.___ U.S. Representative Jay Obernolte (R - Hesperia) was awarded positions on the U.S. House of Representatives Committees on Natural Resources, Budget, and Scienc...
Jan 27, 2021
​San Bernardino CountyRecent Burn Areas at Higher Flood Risk Residents encouraged to PrepareJanuary 27, 2021__ The National Weather Service (NWS) is predicting heavy rainfall late Thursday evening into Friday, with rain levels at the 6,000-foot level; meaning rain will melt the snowpack. If th...
Jan 27, 2021
​ Firefighter InjuredMonday MorningSan Bernardino County Fire Crews were dispatced at 8:17 A.M. Monday January 25th, to a report of a residential structure fire; located in the 17200 block of Valley Boulevard in the City of Fontana. Multiple 9-1-1 callers stated a mobile home was on fire with so...
Jan 16, 2021
​ Increased Fire Weather Returns Target shooting to be temporarily prohibitedJanuary 13, 2021 San Bernardino, CA __Prescribed burning activities were temporarily suspended starting Wednesday due worsening weather conditions, including multiple incoming Santa Ana wind events, San Bernardino Na...
Jan 13, 2021
Congressman Jay ObernolteWednesday January13, 2021__ Washington D.C. __United StatesRepresentative Jay Obernolte (R- Hesperia) released the following statement on Wednesday’s impeachmentvote in the U.S. House of Representatives:“Our nation is by the people and for the people,but it can o...
Jan 01, 2021
40-King 6 Aviation Crew Conducted a Hoist rescue onClark Mountain in Mountain PassThursday, December 31, 2020, at 2:03 P.M., the San Bernardino County Sheriff Desert Dispatch Center received information from CHP, of a stranded hiker in the area of Clark Mountain. SBC Sheriff Aviation 40-King#6...
Dec 28, 2020
Green Tree Liquor Store in VictorvilleScene of ShootingPhoto courtesy of Victorville Daily PressRead additional story about Christopher Brim https://www.vvdailypress.com/story/news/2020/12/26/victorville-man-remembered-genuine-honest-and-funny-after-wednesday-murder/4049563001/Homicide Detectives a...
Dec 25, 2020
​San Bernardino County Sheriff Investigation Anti-tank Rocket PropelledGrenade LauncherDestructive Device Located duringHit & Run Collision InvestigationAfter midnight Friday, December 25, 2020, San Bernardino County Sheriff Deputies responded to an abandoned vehicle that was involved in a...
Dec 25, 2020
San Bernardino County Human Trafficking Task ForceIn Yucca Valley Investigation ofSuspected Juvenile Labor TraffickingTuesday, December 22, 2020 morning, San Bernardino County Human Trafficking Task Force were contacted by investigators from the San Bernardino County Sheriff Marijuana Enforceme...
Dec 23, 2020
​ From Our Big Bear Fire DepartmentSafe Winter HeatingBig Bear Lake, CA__WINTER 2020__The Big Bear Fire Department has some Hot Tips for Cold Weather to ensure safe winter heating. With the change in seasons in Big Bear Valley comes the need to warm our homes and businesses. Stay warm and safe d...
Dec 20, 2020
​San Bernardino County Investment Pool TAX Collector Reports Historic High BalanceDecember 2020___ San Bernardino, CA ___ San Bernardino County Auditor-Controller/Treasurer/Tax Collector (ATC) Ensen Mason announced, that the County Investment Pool reached a new record high cashbook balance of $...
Dec 17, 2020
​Issued by Fort Irwin Military Policein Wife’s Death by HusbandTuesday, December 1, 2020, Fort Irwin Military Police requested San Bernardino County Sheriff Specialized Detectives to conduct a death investigation at Fort Irwin, California. The Sheriff Detectives learned that Ervin Padgett ...
Dec 13, 2020
​ State Invests $565 MillionTransportation & ImprovementsIn 2021Awards $2 Billion Future ProjectsSan Bernardino, CA ___Thursday December 3, 2020, the California Transportation Commission (CTC) allocated more than $565 million for current projects – and approved $2 billion in future impr...
Dec 11, 2020
​SR-330 north of Live Oak DriveRunning Springs, Calif. – Early Wednesday December 9, 2020, at approximately 8:30 A.M, a 65-year old male from Green Valley Lake, California was driving a 2004 Jeep Liberty southbound on State Route 330 north of Live Oak Drive, near Running Springs.A 24-year-o...
Dec 10, 2020
One fully involved unit, another slightly damagedPhoto courtesy of Mountain Reporter Malia DietzTriplex Fire on Beaver LaneDecember 7, 2020___ Upon arrival at 5:30 P.M. Friday, December 4, 2020 on Beaver Lane in Big Bear Lake, Firefighters of the Big Bear Fire Department, observed a two-story...
Nov 29, 2020
​ Tiva is Okay!She was located unharmed late MondayUPDATE Nov 30, 2020 PM: The San Bernardino County Sheriff Central Station received a call at approximately 9:30 P.M. from a Loma Linda resident, reporting that a juvenile matching Tiva’s description was near Mountain View Avenue and Barto...
Nov 27, 2020
Unidentified ManFound Deceasedin San BernardinoSanBernardino CountySheriff-Coroner & InvestigatorsFriday, October 16, 2020, at 5:07 P.M., a 9-1-1 call was received reporting that the body of an adult Hispanic male had been found in the 900 block of Mill Street in San Bernardino.Both San Bernardi...
Nov 27, 2020
​Stevie McCarter and Kyle Musselman of Yucaipa arrested by CAC DetectivesWillful Harm to ChildrenSunday, November 15, 2020, investigators from San Bernardino County Sheriff/ Yucaipa Station, contacted the Specialized Investigations Division, Crimes Against Children Detail (CAC) regarding a two...
Nov 17, 2020
​ Declared 100% ContainmentAPPLE, El DORADO & SNOW Fires​​San Bernardino Forest El Dorado air attackSan Bernardino, CA November 16, 2020___San Bernardino National Forest officials announced Monday that three major fires have reached 100% containment. The Apple, El Dorado and Snow fires were ...
Nov 15, 2020
ROCK SCALINGState Route 38Repair El Dorado Fire DamageSan Bernardino, CA November 2020 ____The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has initiated a $3.5 million Director’s Order to begin an emergency project to repair damages to State Route 38 (SR 38) as the result of the E...
Nov 07, 2020
​Threatened to Harm 2 VictimsThursday November 5, 2020___San Bernardino County Sheriff Deputies of the Big Bear Sheriff Department, responded to a report of suspected child molestation.The reporting party advised the Sheriff Deputies, that they had located a video of an adult male subject, identi...
Nov 05, 2020
#1 Nov 6 – 9 2020CALTRANS STORM ALERT STORM ALERT Friday to MondaySAN BERNARDINO – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting the traveling public to storm events forecasted by the National Weather Service this weekend. Motorists are advised to bring chains ...
Nov 05, 2020
​ One Fatality + Multi Minor InjuriesOccupants from Irvine​Single Vehicle Over-the-side SR-330, north of Milepost Marker 35.20Running Springs, CA ___ October 31, 2020, Saturday at 1:22 P.M., emergency units including CHP and USFS, responded to a report of a single vehicle accident, going over the...
Nov 04, 2020
Thursday morning November 5thGeneral Manager Paul Marconi explains the Bear Valley Electric Wildfire Mitigation Planat 2019 workshop for public Visit bvesinc.comTemporary Outages in the Minnelusa Canyon Area,while BVES Crews manage vegetation growth near the Power InfrastructureNovember 3, 2020___ ...
Nov 03, 2020
Keeping The PEACECaptain MitchDattilo of the San Bernardino County Sheriff Department Big Bear Station is pleased that recent rallies, parades and political demonstrationshave been peaceful. Possibly because ofthe covid-19 regulations that were imposed 0n citizens throughout the country, gettingout...
Nov 02, 2020
​Rick Herrick believes, “The California dream is real, but we need a state government that gets back to basics: using science to combat COVID, reducing homelessness, ending traffic gridlock, keeping housing affordable, and making sure our students get a world-class education. Our Californ...
Oct 31, 2020
​Heading into Election DayBipartisan Coalition of Influential Local Leaders Support Obernolte for CongressHesperia, CA ___ October 30, 2020 Friday___Assemblyman Jay Obernolte announced he is heading into Election Day with an overwhelming number of local leaders endorsing him, from all politica...
Oct 28, 2020
UPDATE #4 Blue Ridge Fire Closures in Caltrans District 8CALTRANS District 8 San Bernardino CountySan Bernardino, CA__ Wednesday October 28, 2020___The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting motorists of road closure updates in Riverside and San Bernardino counties due ...
Oct 27, 2020
CALTRANS District 8 & 12Riverside, San Bernardino & Orange CountiesSan Bernardino, CA__ Tuesday October 27, 2020___The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting motorists of road closures in Riverside, San Bernardino and Orange counties due to the Blue Ridge and San...
Oct 27, 2020
Early morningPursuit Ends withThursday, October 22, 2020, at 2:40 A.M., California HighwayPatrol Officers were asked to takeover a pursuit that was initiated with the Chino Police Officers involving a stolen vehicle. The pursuitentered the freeway in Chino, where CHP took over as the pursuit contin...
Oct 26, 2020
Vegetation FIREYorba Linda – Chino Hills​Monday October 26, 2020 at 1:19, San Bernardino County Fire Crews responded to a vegetation fire located at the Green River Golf Course. The 100+ acre fire was spreading at a rapid rate to the west and threatening structures in the eastern Yorba Lind...
Oct 26, 2020
Oct 25, 2020
San Bernardino County Sheriff Deputy-involved ShootingSBCD Specialized Investigations DivisionFriday October 23, 2020, at approximately 4:39 P.M.___San Bernardino County Sheriff Deputies/Morongo Basin Station were conducting a business check at the Tortoise Rock Casino when the suspect, Joseph ...
Oct 24, 2020
Assemblyman Jay ObernolteCalifornia CANMinimize the DevastatingImpacts of Wildfires​California Wildfires By: Assemblyman Jay ObernolteOctober 2020__This year is sure to go down as one of the worst wildfire seasons in California’s history. It is October and already over four million acres ha...
Oct 13, 2020
​Hemet Woman Dies From InjuriesIn Accident at Big Bear Blvd, north of Fox Farm RoadOctober 13, 2020____ San Bernardino County Sheriff /Big Bear Department is currently investigating a fatal traffic collision, that occurred at approximately 2:05 P.M. yesterday afternoon, October 12, 2020.A motorcyc...
Oct 11, 2020
​ Congressman Paul Cook Announces U.S. Transportation Emergency Relief FundingTrona and Ridgecrest July 2019October 2020___ Congressman Paul Cook announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a $551,326 Emergency Relief (ER) Grant to help rebuild and repair roads and highways...
Oct 11, 2020
WOMAN of the YEARRecognized by​Assemblyman JayObernolte (R-Hesperia) has honored Dana Hernández of Victorville as the 33rdAssembly District 2020 Woman of the Year.The Woman of the Year ceremony is held annually and celebratesCalifornia’s extraordinary women. The first ceremony was held ...
Oct 05, 2020
Due to El Dorado Fire DamageRoad Repairs Began October 2ndPlease use State Route 330 or 18 to avoid delays to Big Bear Lake.October 6, 2020, San Bernardino, CA ___ The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has initiated a $3.5 million Director’s Order to begin an emergency pro...
Oct 02, 2020
I-10 Bridge Maintenance ProjectSan Bernardino CountyCalifornia Department of Transportation (Caltrans)8 District # San Bernardino continues construction on the $4.9 million bridge maintenance project on Interstate 10 (I-10) in San Bernardino County. The project limits range from the Los Angeles/S...
Sep 27, 2020
https://www.ttnews.com/articles/truck-parking-shortage-costs-drivers-4600-year-expert-saysInterstate 10 Corridor Coalition for Truck ParkingSeptember 27, 2020___ The Interstate 10 Corridor Coalition (Coalition), a partnership of state departments of transportation for California, Arizona, New Me...
Sep 26, 2020
Day #19 SNOW CREEK Fire September 26, 2020SNOW CREEK FIRE Hot Shots Photo courtesy of Inciweb Sept 2020Location: Snow Creek, Riverside County, Date Started: September 17, 2020 San Bernardino National ForestInjuries: 1Acres Burned: 6,254Full Containment Expected: October 1, 2020Percent Contain...
Sep 26, 2020
SHERIFF Asksfor Public’s HelpSunday September 20th the CaliforniaHighway Patrol located Carlos Alexander Baltazar’s vehicle at State Route-18and Delta Avenue (northeast of Big Bear City).Thursday September 24th, CarlosAlexander Baltazar was reported missing by his family.San Bernardino C...
Sep 24, 2020
​ Big Bear Interagency HotshotMemorial Service​San Bernardino National Forest, Santa RosaIn remembrance of fallen USDA Forest Service firefighter Charles Edward Morton, a memorial ceremony will be held Friday, September 25, 2020, at 11:00 A.M., at The Rock Church located at 2345 South Waterman A...
Sep 23, 2020
​ Opening RAINBOW LANE near Onyx Summit Ø September 23, 2020 4:30 P.M Yucaipa, CA __ As a result of firefighters gaining additional containment on the El Dorado Fire over the past several days, incident commanders have allowed for the opening of Rainbow Lane near Onyx Summit. Access m...
Sep 21, 2020
RememberingA Big Bear InteragencyHOT SHOTSan Bernardino, CA__September 22, 2020 ___Regrettably, the USDA Forest Service/San Bernardino NationalForest announced late Monday the death of Charles Morton. The Big BearInteragency Hotshot Squad Boss died while actively engaged in firefighting the El Dorad...
Sep 19, 2020
Herrick commentsDevastating Wildfires and Forests Controlneed to be focus of every legislative session.Air ​attack on the El​ Dorado Fire 09-2020September 17, 2020__ Big Bear Lake, CA__Rick Herrick, candidate for California’s 33rd Assembly District and Mayor of Big Bear Lake, shares concer...
Sep 16, 2020
SBCSD 40-KingDouglas Kircher Arrested for Attempted MurderSBCSD BearcatFriday, September 11, 2020, Yucaipa Police Officers responded to a ‘shots fired’ report at 12:46 A.M. to a Yucaipa residence in the 13300 block of Roberts Road. The reporting party stated they had seen the suspec...