Past Tense: April 10, 2014

65 years ago - 1949 More tracks of the mountain lion previously sighted around Ernie Maxwell’s cabin were spotted. The visitor seemed to be more...

Past Tense: Aug. 23, 2012

65 years ago - 1947 August rainfall was already 3.72 inches. Average for the whole month in recent years had been running 1.23 inches. •...

Past Tense: July 4, 2013

65 years ago - 1948 Five new street lights were installed in Pine Cove by the Improvement Club. 60 years ago - 1953 Paul and Alma Wood...

Past Tense: Jan. 26, 2012

65 years ago - 1947 The Chamber of Commerce announced that a deputy sheriff would be assigned to the area, and a new switchboard...

Past Tense: Feb. 20, 2014

65 years ago - 1949 The U.S. Forest Service reported that 90 inches of snow had fallen in Idyllwild since Oct. 1. 60 years ago -...

Past Tense: Sept. 13, 2012

65 years ago - 1947 Village folk and summer residents alike turned out for the official opening and dedication of the new community building.   60 years...

Past Tense: Dec. 2, 2011

60 years ago - 1951 Thanksgiving was followed by a beautiful snow fall that left 3 inches in Idyllwild and 8 inches in Tahquitz...

Past Tense – December 5, 2013

65 years ago - 1948 Work was begun on the Idyllwild Fire House between the Trading Post and Ice & Fuel.   60 years ago - 1953 Joan...

Past Tense: Dec. 22, 2011

65 years ago - 1946 Harold Sanborn, chair of the Chamber building committee, announced that every Friday was to be Labor Day. Lenny Poates...
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