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JP Crumrine is news editor of the Idyllwild Town Crier newspaper.

New manager for transfer station

Management of the Idyllwild Transfer Station has changed hands, as of Nov.1, with CR&R Inc. of Stanton buying the contract that Waste Management Inc....

Verizon landline phone service acquired by Frontier

Early in 2016, Verizon landline customers on the Hill should expect Frontier Communications of Connecticut to take over their phone service. The two corporations announced...

Medicare and Social Security disability protected from major cost increases

  Infrequently do decisions in our nation’s capital have immediate and direct consequences for Hill residents. But last week’s budget compromise benefits Medicare Part B...

SCE begins adjusting rate structure: Changes continue through 2019

Electric rate changes, approved in July, will begin to appear on customer bills this month, Southern California Edison said in a notification last week. On...

Flu season — vaccines available

Riverside County health officials, as well as the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, are urging residents to get the 2015-16 flu shot. Flu...

Increase in dead and dying trees causing state emergency

Last Friday, Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency due to the number of dead and dying trees resulting from the four-year drought....

Rain pummels the mountains

The Hill has received more rain and for longer periods than Monday night but the 0.76 inches that fell in Pine Cove was the...

IFPD may seek property tax increase

Whatever the current financial situation of the Idyllwild Fire Protection District, the commission is confident there are sufficient funds to continue to cover its...

Ruiz campaign stockpiles cash

Rep. Dr. Raul Ruiz, less than halfway through his second term, continues to receive substantial campaign contributions. Through the end of September, Ruiz had...

Idyllwild Water revises water emergency ordinance: Audit says budget and reserves...

At its Oct. 21 meeting, the Idyllwild Water District board approved two major policy documents. First, the board approved a revised ordinance for water...
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