Big Bear, CA. – On 03/13/2019, at approximately 09:43 AM, Arrowhead CHP officers responded to the scene of a two-vehicle traffic collision on SR-18, near mile post marker 41.00. A 31-year-old male from Elk Grove, CA was driving a white 2004 Honda Civic, and travelling northbound on SR-18 at an undetermined speed. Scott Anderson, an 80-year-old resident of Big Bear Lake, CA, was … [Read more...] about FATAL TRAFFIC COLLISION ON SR-18 IN THE ARCTIC CIRCLE
After more than 125 people fanned out across Southern California’s Inland Empire to participate in the last public bald eagle count of the season, a bald eagle in Big Bear laid a second egg at a nest where a live webcam is placed. It was laid at approximately 5:25 p.m. The first egg was laid on Wednesday, March 6. The incubation period for bald eagle eggs averages around … [Read more...] about Eagle Update: Second Egg Laid! Baby Eagle in Our Future?
Big Bear Lake, CA – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will begin emergency slope repairs on State Route 18 (SR-18) in Big Bear near the Big Bear Dam. During the work there will be a one-way flagging operation. Please be advised there will occasionally be a 30-minute full closure in the area. The emergency work will require the contractor to work 7 days a … [Read more...] about Emergency Slope Repairs on SR-18 in Big Bear
Running Springs, CA – On January 17, 2019, at approximately 6:38 PM, Arrowhead Area CHP Officers responded to the scene of a vehicle vs. pedestrian traffic collision on SR- 330, at the 3,000 foot level. Upon arriving on scene, officers located a body in the northbound lane of SR-330, near the 3000 ft. level. It was determined the pedestrian was struck in the northbound lane … [Read more...] about CHP Seeks Assistance Locating Fatal Hit and Run Driver
Big Bear Lake, CA – UPDATE as of: 12/31/18 4:30 PM BVES is aware of an outage in the Eagle Point area, affecting approximately 250 residential customers. Crews have responded and are making repairs. The estimated time of restoration is 6:30 PM. Updates will be provided as they become available. Original Post: Bear Valley Electric Service (BVES) is alerting customers of a … [Read more...] about Bear Valley Electric Service Alerts Customers of Outage in Eagle Point area
Big Bear, CA - December 10, 2018 – A residential structure fire was reported on Malabar Way between Brewer Way and Gilroy Drive in Big Bear City at approximately 9:44 a.m., Monday, December 10, 2018. Upon arrival, fire crews observed a single-family two-story dwelling with heavy smoke and flames coming from the front and back of the home. Crews were able to confine the … [Read more...] about Malabar Way Home Burns in Morning Fire