MDP training

Mountain Disaster Preparedness Disaster Aid Station personnel at a Saturday, Aug. 6 exercise.

IFPD to review 2009-10 audit

The Idyllwild Fire Protection District has scheduled a discussion of its 2009-2010 audit at its Tuesday, Aug. 16 meeting. In advance of the meeting,...

Teens graduate from law enforcement academy in Idyllwild

About three-dozen teenagers aspiring to careers in law enforcement will graduate today from a Police Explorer Academy in Idyllwild that requires physical fitness and offers a real-world look at police work. The Hemet Police Department hosted the academy at Camp Emerson, situated in the San Jacinto mountains, beginning on Aug. 7.

In October, Mt. San Jacinto to close two days a week

The California State Parks just announced service reductions due to the spring budget cut. The budget reductions total $11 million this fiscal year (Juy...

Call for listings in Idyllwild Phone Book

The Town Crier is starting work on the 2012 Idyllwild Phone Book and we want to ensure that all residents, businesses and organizations get...

Lost hikers airlifted

Riverside County Sheriff’s Department deputies and a helicopter crew responded about 6:53 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, to reports of three hikers lost in the...

Unauthorized signs mark Idyllwild

Several unauthorized signs sprouted around town this weekend. Here, little politicking on the ICC sign. “This was not approved and does not signify an endorsement,” said ICRC President Dawn Sonnier.

Scaly feast

A quick rustle in the leaves and this yellow-striped racer had a fence lizard meal in its stretchy jaws.

Missionary shares experience of living in Haiti

At the Aug. 3 Idyllwild Rotary Club meeting, President-elect Steve Espinosa presents a gift to Klaus Fechner, a missionary helping and living in Haiti, for being the Rotary’s guest speaker.

IFPD candidates speak at forum

On Wednesday evening, Aug. 3, the Idyllwild Fire Protection District election forum attracted more than 40 people to the Idyllwild Nature Center.