City Council Reaffirms Restrictions on Large Weddings at Alpenhorn B & B

Big Bear Lake, CA, October 28, 2014 - The Big Bear Lake City Council was asked to consider an appeal from the Alpenhorn Bed and Breakfast regarding large weddings conducted on their grounds. Earlier this month, the city's planning commission approved a conditional use permit allowing weddings, but limited the size to 49 guests and in addition required the construction of an ADA … [Continue reading]

Vehicle Pursuit Results in Felony Arrest

Big Bear lake, CA, October 28, 2014 - Shortly before 5:00 a.m. this morning, a deputy of the Big Bear Sheriff's Station heard screaming coming from the Travelodge  in Big Bear Lake. He determined it to be a physical altercation between a male and a female. While making contact with the female, he noticed a male subject get into a vehicle and speed away from the location. … [Continue reading]

Thursday’s Assault Suspect Arrested

Big Bear Lake, CA, October 24, 2014 -During the course of follow up investigation, deputies from the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station identified the suspect of yesterday’s suspicious circumstances as 59-year-old Nelson Nodar.  Shortly after noon today, deputies contacted Nodar at his residence in Sugarloaf.  Nodar was taken into custody without incident and booked into the Big … [Continue reading]

Sara Russ Resigns as BVCHD Board President

Big Bear Lake, CA, October 24, 2014 - In a letter addressed to the Board of Directors of the Bear Valley Community Healthcare District dated October 20, 2014, Sara Russ announced her resignation as President of the Board, effective immediately. According to Russ, her husband recently accepted a teaching position at a local college, which unfortunately requires them to move off … [Continue reading]

Assault Suspect Being Sought Near High School

Big Bear Lake, CA, October 23, 2014 –  Today at approximately 2:30 p.m., deputies of the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station responded to a report of suspicious circumstances occurring in the vicinity of Big Bear High School.  An unknown Hispanic male adult riding a beach cruiser-style bicycle attempted to grab a 16-year-old female student by the arm as she was walking home after … [Continue reading]

County In Preparation for Possible Ebola Cases

San Bernardino, CA, October 23, 2014 -  San Bernardino County’s Department of Public Health Officer, Dr. Maxwell Ohikhuare told the County Board of Supervisors that even though there have not been any confirmed cases of Ebola in California, the San Bernardino County is prepared.  As an infectious disease, the Ebola virus symptoms may appear anywhere from 2 to 21 days after … [Continue reading]