Suspect Arrested for Possession of Heroin for Sale

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 26, 2015 - Shortly after 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 24, deputies of the Big Bear Sheriff's Station responded to a call of a suspicious person at residence in Big Bear Lake. The homeowner reported seeing a male subject wearing a hoodie milling around the property.The male subject was found by deputies hiding under a … [Read more...]

Lucky Kayakers get Quick Rescue from Big Bear Lake Patrol

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Big Bear Lake, CA February 12 , 2015 -  Spending time on the lake in a boat or kayak in the winter months can be a deadly combination even if the sun is out and temperatures are a balmy 50 degrees.  Always use caution, wear a life vest and realize that regular patrol of the lake is not possible in the colder months.   The water is cold and … [Read more...]

Body Found in Lake Positively Identified

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Big Bear Lake, CA, January 9, 2015 - The San Bernardino County Coroner has positively identified the female found in Big Bear Lake on Thursday, January 8, 2015 as missing person Lisa Ann Cimbaluk. Examinations will be conducted in order to determine the cause of death. The investigation is being handled by the San Bernardino County Sheriff's … [Read more...]

Big Bear Sheriffs Asking for Public’s Help in the Search for Lisa Cimbaluk of Irvine

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Big Bear Lake, CA January 5, 2015 -  Early yesterday morning, deputies from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Office Big Bear Station discovered the snow covered vehicle of a missing woman at the Woodland Trailhead in Fawnskin. Lisa Cimbaluk was reported missing from Irvine on 12-29-2014 by her parents. Deputies and volunteers searched the … [Read more...]

Burglary Arrest Clears Multiple Cases

Big Bear Lake, CA, November, 17, 2014 - Last Thursday, November 13, deputies of the Twin Peaks Sheriff's Station arrested Jason Daniel Hernandez, a resident of Big Bear Lake, in conjunction with a residential burglary that took place in Twin Peaks. On Friday, the Multiple Enforcement Team of the Big Bear Sheriff's Station conducted further … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

DWP Hands Over Rimforest Water

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Big Bear Lake, CA:  October 3, 2014 - In 1989, the City of Big Bear Lake acquired the water systems that the City of Big Bear Lake, Department of Water and Power (DWP) currently operates and maintains.  The systems include the majority of the Bear Valley plus the small water system of the unincorporated community of Rimforest, near Lake … [Read more...]

Busy Labor Day Weekend in the Valley

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Big Bear, CA, Sept. 4, 2014 - As the unofficial end of the summer season, Labor Day Weekend and all the visitors it brings to the valley is something local businesses in Big Bear look forward to every year. Judging by the never ending line of traffic heading west from Big Bear City towards Big Bear Lake and the checkout lines at the grocery store, … [Read more...]

MWD Celebrates 50th Anniversary

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Big Bear, CA, August 16, 2014 - In the late 1950s and early 1960s, southern California was in the midst of an extended drought. Due to large demands on water from Big Bear Lake for irrigation down the hill, the lake had been reduced to little more than a large mud puddle. Although the dam was originally constructed to provide irrigation water … [Read more...]

Fireworks in Big Bear: The Best in SoCal

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Big Bear, CA, June 28, 2014 - On Friday July 4th, Big Bear residents and visitors to our valley will be treated to one of the largest and most unique fireworks displays in all of southern California. Shot from a barge in the lake, the fireworks are brilliant in our clear mountain air and we get the added bonus of their reflections on the … [Read more...]