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JP Crumrine

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

PHOTOS: Media tours Highway 74 work

Photos by JP Crumrine Following a press conference at the Cranston Station in Valle Vista the media was...

ARF Brewfest canceled for 2019

The winter rains caused local highway closures, which have now caused the Animal Rescue Friends of Idyllwild to cancel its annual Brewfest....

Limited access to Hemet within six weeks

Caltrans will have escort vehicles available The Mountain Disaster Preparedness organized a community meeting to hear about the...

While highway closures continue, Caltrans alerts public there is access to...

Courtesy Caltrans The closures of Highway 74 from Mountain Center to Hemet and Highway 243 north...

Highway 74 being repaired, hillsides less vertical

Work to repair, restore, and make Highway 74 safer between Valle Vista and Mountain Center continued Wednesday, March 12.

Forecast shows precipitation abating

The National Weather Service forecasts below-average precipitation in Southern California for the next six to 10 days, through Wednesday, March 20. Courtesy...

When departments help others, costs are reimbursed

As the Idyllwild Fire Protection District moves forward with its plan to offer a ballot measure to increase its parcel (unit) fee,...

Flu activity in California higher than nationwide

Nationwide, influenza activity was elevated at the end of February, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention expects the high...

Fern Valley Water cancels board meeting

The Fern Valley Water District has canceled its scheduled March 15 board meeting. A quorum of the board would not be available...

New roadway collapse on Highway 243; but work continues

Late Tuesday afternoon, March 12, another sink hole on Highway 243 was revealed. This damage was near mile post 10.75 and occurred...
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