Public Assistance Requested in Attempted Burglary

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Big Bear City, CA, February 26, 2015 - The Big Bear Sheriff’s Station is asking for the public’s assistance to identify three suspects involved in a commercial burglary that occurred in the early morning hours of February 26th.  Shortly after 3:30 a.m. on Thursday, deputies of the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station responded to a burglary alarm at … [Read more...]

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...]

Soroptimist of Big Bear Valley Awards Locals in Community Service

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Big Bear Lake, CA, February 20, 2015 - Soroptimist International of Big Bear Valley honored three local women, one business and one organization on Thursday, February 19th at their annual awards ceremony entitled this year "Live Your Dream: Education and Training Awards for Women".  The Soroptimist Ruby Award was presented to Patty Hafen and … [Read more...]

Dental Screening Day Coming to Big Bear Elementary Schools

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Big Bear, CA, February 19, 2015 - The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake will conduct its annual dental screening program at all three local elementary schools on Wednesday, March 4. The program will be held from 8:00 am until noon at Big Bear Elementary, North Shore Elementary, and Baldwin Lane Elementary schools. All Kindergartners and 1st graders who … [Read more...]

Big Bear Fire Fighters Climb For Life

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Big Bear, CA, February 13, 2015 - The Scott Firefighter Stairclimb is a race up downtown Seattle's Columbia Center. On March 8, six members of the Big Bear Fire Department will be running up 69 flights of stairs in full fire gear and Self Contained Breathing Apparatus in order to raise money to fight blood cancers. All proceeds benefit the Leukemia … [Read more...]

Bear Valley Unified School District Board Appoints a New Member

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Big Bear Lake, CA, February 11, 2015 - Following Monday’s Special Board Meeting of the Bear Valley Unified School District, the Board appointed new member, Cathy Herrick to fill the seat vacated by Dr. Ken Turney’s sudden passing.  Candidates Herrick and Elaine Tennity were interviewed in a public meeting prior to voting.  Following about an … [Read more...]

P-3 Aerial Firefighting Fleet To Be Revived

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San Bernardino Mountains, CA, February 7, 2015 - Orion Aerial Firefighters is a company dedicated to return the P-3 Orion aircraft to aerial firefighting service. It is currently raising funds to bring these aircraft back to the fleet of air tankers. Dale Head, CEO of Orion Aerial Firefighters, says, "The US Forest service has a shortage of … [Read more...]

Fire Explorers Wanted!

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 4, 2015 -Fire Exploring Post #232 is a local organization for high school and early college age adolescents, designed to help them explore the career field of firefighting.  Operating within a sub-division of the Boy Scouts of America called Learning For Life, Fire Exploring is an after school organization taught by … [Read more...]

Potential Public Exposure to Measles in SBD County

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Big Bear, CA, February 4, 2015 - The County of San Bernardino Department of Public Health has confirmed six cases of measles within the County as of February 2, 2015. These cases are either initial exposures or linked as secondary cases in conjunction with the recent outbreak associated with Disneyland. It is possible that County residents may have … [Read more...]

A Busy Month for the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station

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Big Bear, CA, January 28, 2015 - Shortly before 2:00 p.m. on January 27, deputies of the Big Bear Sheriff's Station conducted a traffic stop in Sugarloaf. The passenger in the vehicle, a 24 year old white male, was known to deputies to be on active parole. The driver, a 20 year old white male, was found to have an active felony warrant in … [Read more...]