Readers Write: Wake up Idyllwild, by Jeff Smith …

Editor: First, just a short question for Mr. Smith: Just where are you getting the information that Cal Fire already has a county contract in...

Out Loud: IWD …

Raising a director’s compensation from $50 to $100 a meeting (including committee meetings) in 2013 hit a nerve. By voting out two Idyllwild Water District...

Creature Corner: March 17, 2016

Last week in “The Days of our Nine Lives,” Jake from State Farm introduced himself, and London, the newest cat, was telling the others...

Past Tense: March 17, 2016

65 years ago - 1951 A civilian flyer  crashed in the Dutch Flat area. Rescuers had found him stumbling barefoot along the highway,  after spending...

Journal From the James: Oasis de los Osos, our desert sister...

Many of our readers are familiar with the James Reserve from our writings and public talks. However, few know that the James officially consists...

Past Tense: March 10, 2016

65 years ago - 1951 The Forest Service announced that, beginning in summer, it would issue a special certificate to everyone who climbed to the...

Creature Corner: March 10, 2016

Last week in “The Days of Our Nine Lives,” the cats and Doodlebug the terrier were discussing the wonderful possibility of finding forever families...

Out Loud: Idyllwild Arts weekend …

We joked at the news meeting last week that this edition would be the Idyllwild Arts issue and we appear to have succeeded in...

Past Tense: March 3, 2016

65 years ago - 1951 Snow plows were busy with a 2-foot snowfall. 60 years ago - 1956 Chamber Membership Chair Glenn Froehlich reported that reaching the...

Creature Corner: March 3, 2016

When we left off last week in “The Days of Our Nine Lives,” two new ARF members, Doodlebug, the terrier-mix, and Oliva, the kitten,...
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