Missing Person Michael Lynn Anderson


Big Bear City, CA, September 25, 2012, 2:00pm - The Big Bear Sheriff’s Station is requesting assistance from the public to be on the lookout for missing person Michael Lynn Anderson.  Anderson was last seen on August 5, 2012 at approximately 4:00 p.m.  Anderson and two friends drove from Big Bear up Van Dusen Canyon to the Belleville Cabin in … [Read more...]

Van Dusen Fire Contained

[UPDATED] - Big Bear City, CA, September 25, 2012, 7:45am  - The fire was 100% contained at about 7pm Monday, September 24,2012. [ORIGINAL STORY] - Big Bear City, CA September 24, 2012, 3:45pm - Fire Crews are on the scene of a small vegetation fire that was reported this afternoon in the Van Dusen Canyon Road area, north west of the Big Bear … [Read more...]

Fatal Collision On SR-18 (Updated)

Running Springs, CA, September 20, 2012, 10:22am - A two-vehicle accident in Running Springs yesterday killed one person and resulted in the closure of Highway 18 until 9:55 pm, according to the CHP. The accident occurred at about 5:30pm on SR 18 south of Live Oak Drive in Running Springs. A Ford Escape driven by 43 year-old Sean Gates and a … [Read more...]

Highway 330 Connector Closed For Police Activity

San Bernardino, CA, September, 12, 2012, 8am  – Police activity has temporarily closed the southbound Highway 330 connector to eastbound I-210.  The California Highway Patrol issued a SigAlert at about 5am  September 12  after a high speed car chase when a Corvette hit a transition road pillar, killing the driver, who has not yet been … [Read more...]

SR 330 Closed At I-210 Connector

San Bernardino, CA, September 12, 2012, 7:30am  - The Southbound connector of SR 330 to Eastbound I-210 in San Bernardino is closed due to police activity, a detour is available. The closure is scheduled to last until 1pm. … [Read more...]

John Grandi Passed Away September 3rd


Big Bear Lake, CA. September 4, 2012 - Newspaper columnist John Grandi passed away at Bear Valley Hospital on Monday, September 3, 2012. John was a legend in Big Bear Valley. More details will be released as they become available. … [Read more...]

Delmar Fire Near Bertha Peak

Holcomb Valley, CA, September 3, 2012 [Updated] - Firefighters have been able to keep the Delmar Fire from spreading. The blaze was reported at about 2:15pm this afternoon. The small Vegetation Fire near Bertha Peak in the Holcomb Valley area, was about 4 miles Northwest of Big Bear City has burned about 2 acres. The Forest Service initiated a … [Read more...]

Highway 330 Closed For Roadwork


Running Springs, CA, August 30, 2012 - Roadwork is taking place today on SR 330 and the road is closed in both directions. According to CalTrans, scheduled roadwork will continue until approximately 3pm today. SR 330 is closed from Highland Avenue to Live Oak. Use alternate routes and expect travel delays. … [Read more...]

Flash Floods Near Forest Falls And Mill Creek


Forest Falls, CA, August 17, 2012, 4:00pm - Flash flooding has been reported this afternoon in the Mill Creek area and Valley of the Falls Drive, in Forest Falls. Fire officials said the mud flow was about five feet deep. Highway 38 remains open. Flash flooding occurs along roadways, around underpasses, in normally dry washes and low lying areas. … [Read more...]

Small Vegetation Fire Near Erwin Lake


Erwin Lake, CA, August 15, 2012, 3:00pm - With a full response including air attack, firefighters quickly knocked down a small vegetation fire in the Erwin Lake Area near Deadman’s Ridge Road this afternoon. The fire burned less than one acre, no structures were threatened. Firefighters have a hose lay around the fire at this time.   … [Read more...]