Past Tense: May 2, 2013

65 years ago - 1948 A handful of energetic men, women and children scrambled up and down Strawberry Creek, building little dams. The purpose was...

Past Tense: May 9, 2019

This sign once stood where some of the Fern Valley water tanks are now. file photo

Past Tense: March 12, 2015

65 years ago - 1950 FM radio equipment was installed in Forest Service trucks and lookouts. 60 years ago - 1955 Registered voters served by the Idyllwild...

Past Tense: April 26, 2018

70 years ago - 1948 All major streams in the mountains had been stocked for the May 1 trout opener. Among the volunteers were a...

Past Tense: October 29, 2015

65 years ago - 1950 The Idyllwild Lions Club pledged to buy an extra U.S. Defense Bond in tribute to the 40th Infantry Division. 60 years...

Past Tense: May 16, 2019

Neither student nor teacher, “Herbie” was the newest figure at Idyllwild Elementary School in September 1972. Jimmy Cole (left) helped Nels...

Past Tense: June 27, 2019

Virginia Gray was dubbed Grandma Moses for her primitive American Christmas art she had painted for 23 years on the window...

Past Tense: March 6, 2014

65 years ago - 1949 With the help of a slide rule, Larry Smith estimated he had removed 8 tons of snow from his roof.   60...

Past Tense: Jan. 19, 2012

65 years ago - 1947 There were 300 families living year-round in the area. 60 years ago - 1952 Movie shows at Hillbilly Lodge ended...

Past tense: August 14, 2014

65 years ago - 1949 Jim Wellman displayed a 140-pound mountain lion, the 30th one he had killed in the mountain region since he began...
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