Public urges Idyllwild water to permit new construction

For a water district meeting, the public turnout for the June 17 Idyllwild Water District board meeting was impressive. At least seven people attended...

County agrees with Friends’ request for library funding

Riverside County has agreed to expand funding for operation of the Idyllwild Library, Verne Lauritzen, Supervisor Chuck Washington’s chief of staff, told the Town...

Fire in San Gorgonio Wilderness; not near here

Our Hill currently is experience a good deal of smoke drifting south from the San Gorgonio Wilderness in the greater Big Bear area on...

Busy week for rescuing hikers in local wilderness

Last week, different agencies conducted two lifesaving rescues in the San Jacinto wilderness area. The first occurred Wednesday, June 10. About 9:30 p.m., Riverside County...

PCWD adopts budget: Approves rebate program for conservation actions

The Pine Cove Water District board last week unanimously approved several resolutions and actions dealing with financial matters. Approved were the traditional $30 stand-by fee,...

Esnard resigns from Pine Cove water board: Applicants have until...

Mike Esnard, Pine Cove Water District president, resigned effective the end of the June 10 board meeting. “… I hereby am submitting my resignation, as...

Two-vehicle collision requires medical transport

A two-vehicle collision on Tollgate Road, near the intersection with Lake Lane, sent two people to off-Hill hospitals and blocked the well-trafficked street for...

Head-on fatal Anza collision now ‘attempted murder’

A previously reported head-on fatal collision in Anza has now been reclassified as “attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon” by the California...

Free composting workshop in Idyllwild on Saturday

The Riverside County Department of Waste Resources will host a free backyard composting workshop in Idyllwild on Saturday June 20. The free “how-to” backyard composting...

Steele’s videos extol Idyllwild

As the Town Crier earlier reported, CBS shot a video a few weeks back with PGA Tour golfer Brendan Steele showing off his Idyllwild...
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