Big Bear News - Yucaipa, CA – 9/6/20: CAL FIRE Law Enforcement has determined the El Dorado Fire, burning near Oak Glen in San Bernardino County, was caused by a smoke generating pyrotechnic device, used during a gender reveal party. The fire began at 10:23 am on September 5, 2020 in the El Dorado Ranch Park in Yucaipa. The fire spread from the park to the north on to Yucaipa … [Read more...] about Cause of El Dorado Fire Released
Two fires have been reported this afternoon in Big Bear. A vegetation fire at Tip Top Mountain, east of Baldwin Lake near Forest Road 2N02 was reported to be between 3 to 5 acres as of 5pm. Due to the remote nature of this fire, tankers and helicopter aircraft are attacking the fire. The second fire is a lightning snag on a hill on the North Shore near the Solar … [Read more...] about Thunder Storms Bring Rain and Lightning Strike Fires for Big Bear
UPDATE: Big Bear News - Big Bear Lake - Mentone, CA - Big Bear Airport regrets to report that on Friday, June 5th, an airplane registered to Big Bear resident, Chris Hark was involved in a fatal accident near Redlands. It has been confirmed that two of the fatalities were Shery Doucette, an Airport employee, and her 11-year old daughter, Gineva. The third victim was the pilot, … [Read more...] about Three Perish in Plane Crash Friday Afternoon.
Big Bear News - Big Bear Lake, CA – Council member Bill Jahn announced that he will not seek re-election to the Big Bear Lake City Council in the upcoming November general election. He was first elected to the Big Bear Lake City Council in 2004 after serving on the City’s Planning Commission for two years. “I have enjoyed every minute of my public service,” Councilmember … [Read more...] about Council Member Bill Jahn to Retire After 16 Years of Service to the People of Big Bear Lake
BIG BEAR NEWS - SAN BERNARDINO – The San Bernardino Superior Court will reopen clerk’s offices with the exception of Big Bear and Needles starting on Friday, May 29, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Big Bear and Needles are scheduled to reopen in late June or early July. Court proceedings and hearings will begin to resume between June 1 and June 8.A number of new procedures … [Read more...] about San Bernardino Court Houses Partially Reopen Big Bear and Needles Will be Later