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  1. IDYLLWILD: Feds sue to recoup $25 million in Mountain Fire costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Press-Enterprise

    A $25 million federal lawsuit targets a property owner and two caretakers, say their negligence caused the 2013 Mountain Fire that ripped through the San Jacinto Mountains, threatening Idyllwild. "An investigation determined that the fire started when an electrical discharge inside of an improperly maintained electrical junction box 'shot sparks and hot material out of the box and onto...vegetation below," according to the lawsuit filed Thursday, July 14, in Los Angeles.


  2. San Jacinto MountainsIDYLLWILD: Complete closure of 243 planned for rock scalingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Press-Enterprise

    A boulder approximately 18 feet in diameter fell onto SR 243 at Dead Man's Curve in Pine Cove at around 10 p.m. Sunday night, Jan. 10. The highway will completely close between Sunrise and Franklin drives on July 6, 2016 while Caltrans crews perform a scaling operation to remove excess debris. Caltrans will completely close State Route 243 for at least seven hours on Wednesday, June 6, for a rock scaling operation.


  3. San Jacinto MountainsHEMET: City open to joint public safety talks -- to a degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    Colleen Diaz works in the city of Hemet's dispatch center for police and fire in 2012. The city is rejecting, for now, a request from neighboring San Jacinto to provide a quote on the cost of providing fire disptach services.


  4. EDITORIAL: Make your property safer from wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    If you live in an Inland Empire mountain or foothill community and haven't yet taken steps to make your home safer from wildfire, you can't reasonably put it off any longer. The fires burning across Southern California and the oppressive heat we're baking in are proof it's time to act.


  5. Paying for fire servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    Calimesa, one of region's smallest cities, is taking on the Riverside County Fire Department, and its mayor says he won't blink. The department, which is part of Cal Fire, has informed Calimesa that it will stop providing services July 1, 2017, unless the city adds a third firefighter, who's also a paramedic, to its crew.


  6. San Jacinto MountainsIDYLLWILD: 'Runaway Ruth' drives southland for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    An 80-year-old Los Angeles woman who drove her Cadillac around Southern California for over 24 hours was located about 120 miles from home in Idyllwild on Thursday, June 8. The ordeal began about 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, when Bennie Ruth Bowell - dubbed "Runaway Ruth" by officers - left home to grab a quick lunch at a restaurant, according to a California Highway Patrol news release. Family members waited for about an hour before they called the Los Angeles Police Department to file a missing person's report.


  7. San JacintoSAN JACINTO: Council embarks on new fire services planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    In a potentially precedent-setting move, San Jacinto city leaders will look to an agency other than Riverside County for fire protection and emergency medical services. The City Council this week agreed to join forces with the Idyllwild Fire Protection District in forming a joint powers authority, a government coalition that oversees the financing and operation of a public service.


  8. Bob PratteBOB PRATTE: Idyllwild 'critter cam' captures one big catRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    Do not approach a mountain lion. If you encounter one, do not run; instead, face the animal, make noise and try to look bigger by waving your arms; throw rocks or other objects.


  9. EDUCATION: What are Mt. San Jacinto College's expansion plans?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    A preliminary proposed footprint for Mt. San Jacinto College's future campus in Wildomar.


  10. DECISION 2016: Sure enough, partisan politics enter a Riverside County supervisors raceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    Washington is touting his record as a councilman in Murrieta and later Temecula as proof he can be an effective supervisor for the Third District, which includes Hemet, San Jacinto, Idyllwild and Anza. And he argues that Lane is the one who backs new taxes.


  11. Inland Weather: Flood advisory issued for Banning, Cabazon, IdyllwildRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    "At 2:53 p.m., Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms," says the National Weather Service alert issued at 3 p.m. Monday, May 15. "Some locations that may experience flooding include Interstate 10 between Beaumont and Cabazon Highway 243 between Banning and Idyllwild." Earlier, forecasters predicted a 40 to 70 percent chance of rain in the San Bernardino and San Jacinto Mountains -- and nearby desert areas.


  12. MurrietaDECISION 2016: Three-way battle for Riverside County supervisorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    Top Professional and Community Activities: Mayor of Murrieta; former Murrieta planning commissioner; former board member, Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest County; Murrieta Citizen of the Year, 2007. Top Professional and Community Activities: Former Temecula and Murrieta councilman; served on board of directors for Temecula Chamber of Commerce; Habitat for Humanity Inland Valley and the Inland affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, among other organizations.


  13. Lake ElsinoreENVIRONMENT: Lawsuit challenges county land swapRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    When: Approved by Riverside County and 14 cities in 2003 to conserve disappearing habitat for 146 protected plants and animals, several listed as endangered or threatened with extinction. Governance: Established the Western Riverside County Regional Conservation Authority, which has representatives from the county and 18 cities, to acquire and manage habitat lands to create an interconnected 500,000-acre wildlife reserve between the Cleveland National Forest and the San Bernardino Mountains.


  14. Moreno ValleyCOMMUNITY NOTES: Riverside Republican Women to meet, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    A household hazardous waste collection event is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 16 at the corporate yard at 15670 Perris Blvd. The event, presented by the city and county, is open to all Riverside County residents. RIVERSIDE - Riverside Republican Women, Federated will hold a fashion show, fundraiser and membership luncheon 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 15 at the Victoria Club.


  15. San Jacinto MountainsCOMMUNITY NOTES: Idyllwild Master Chorale to perform, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    DragonMarsh metaphysical supply store invites the community to participate in its annual Best Dressed Peep Contest "Peep Show," where participants can create art out of marshmallow Peeps and partake in other Peep-related activities. The contest will take place from noon to 4 p.m. on March 26 at the Riverside Main Library, 3581 Mission Inn Ave. HEMET - The Diamond Valley Arts Center's Wine, Art and Jazz Music Night on Sunday, March 20 will feature the Peter Curtis Trio.


  16. RiversideSCHOOLS: Children become students of Seuss for Read Across AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    Seuss got the idea for the 1937 book while on a cruise and found himself inspired by the rhythm of the ship's engine. 3. "Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now!" It was released in 1972.


  17. Inland Forecast: Unseasonably warm -- well into next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    Sure it's winter in California, though the closest rain is in the Pacific Northwest and you'd have to travel to the Canadian border to find a snowstorm, weather maps indicate. Riverside hit a record high 90 degrees Wednesday, Feb. 10, breaking the old mark of 89 that was set in 1907.


  18. REGION: Five shops to buy sweet Valentine treatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    El Buen Cacao in Idyllwild sells two different heart-shaped boxes for Valentine's Day The large one will cost $16 for 12 small truffles and the small one will cost $7 for 3 of our regular sized truffles. Products are all currently available on its website for online purchase on the "shop" section.


  19. Political EmpireRIVERSIDE COUNTY: Who's the top fundraiser in the Third District supervisor race?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    Milne, Washington and Randon Lane are running for a four-year term to represent the Third District on the Board of Supervisors. The district includes Murrieta, Temecula, Hemet, San Jacinto, Idyllwild and Anza.


  20. San Bernardino MountainsREGION: Snow visitors asked to clean up their actRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | The Press-Enterprise

    Recreation, transportation and public safety agency representatives met Friday, Jan. 29, to ask mountain visitors to clean up after themselves. An electronic board with a "Don't litter" message on Highway 330, use of inmate crews to clean up after tourists and a suggestion to put off snow play to a weekday are among steps officials are taking to cut the impact of snow seekers on mountain communities.


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