Mountain Folk: Hannelore “Anne” Clemens

  By Kelliey Matthews Office Manager and Executive Board Secretary High Valleys Water District   The High Valleys Water District celebrated the ending of an era Thursday, Nov. 22. Long-time...

Mountain Folk: McKnight to attend Naval Academy

Danielle McKnight, Hemet High School 2011 graduate, has been selected to attend the U.S. Naval Academy, class of 2016. After her graduation from...

Mountain Folk: Opliger then and now

Brandon Opliger (son of Rocky Opliger, retired US Forest Service, San Bernardino National Forest) in the left photo, taken approximately in 1989. Opliger was in an IFPD engine. His mother Lori (Friemoth) Richter worked for IFPD and Brandon was four or five years old. The right-hand photo is Brandon now, age 26, employed with the U.S. Forest Service, Cleveland National Forest, on the Palomar Hotshot Crew, out of Oak Grove Station.

Mountain Folk: A trip to the Getty

Thirty-six mountain folk and a well-behaved service dog traveled on a Town Hall Recreation bus outing to the Getty Museum in Los Angeles on...

Mountain Folk: August 11, 2016

Maureen McElligott of Idyllwild reently completed a master’s degree in Consciousness Studies at Holmes Institute in Goldon, Colorado. She is now a licensed minister with...

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Zachary Lattin of Idyllwild, a senior bachelor of science mechanical engineering student, was named to the fall 2017 President’s List at LeTourneau University in...

Bobcats and Sharks

The Bobcats take control of the ball and head down the field against the Blue Sharks. Photo by Jenny Kirchner

Mountain folk: August 29, 2013

“The Kind of Girl” is the winner of the seventh-annual Rose Metal Press Short Short Chapbook Contest. The author is Idyllwild Arts Academy teacher Kim...

Mountain Folk: Sept. 8, 2011

Caitlin Burns, daughter of Maureen Jones, will be competing this year for the Junior Miss California International title, Sept. 8 to 10, representing Idyllwild....

Mountain Folk: November 26, 2015

On Sunday, Nov. 15,  four Idyllwild residents raced in the Geico Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon in Las Vegas with about 50,000 runners. From left,...
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