Breaking News: Merrill ‘Curly’ Baughman dies at 99

Merrill 'Curly' Baughman dies at 99

FRAZIER PARK, CA (Monday, April 6, 2015 at 11:30 a.m.)—Kern County Sheriff’s Department Community Service Volunteer Merrill ‘Curly’ Baughman passed away peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, April 4 at about 11 a.m., according to …

Attorney: L.A. didn’t know Lebec is in Kern County

Attorney: L.A. didn’t know Lebec is in Kern County

By Patric Hedlund

Kern County Counsel Charles Collins did not mince words in his opening thrust March 27 about the serious consequences of L.A. City Sanitation Department dumping massive amounts of green waste in Lebec …

Where to find The Mountain Enterprise

Pick up your print copy of The Mountain Enterprise at many locations:

Frazier Park Frazier Park Post Office Dollar General Caveman Cavey’s Pizza Frazier Park Pharmacy La Sierra Mexican Restaurant Ace Hardware / Frazier Park …

Motorhome fire at Flying J raised local questions

Motorhome fire at Flying J raised local questions

By Gary Meyer and Patric Hedlund

A Tradewinds motorhome was gutted by fire at Flying J in Lebec on Thursday, March 26. Jim Schaaf of Reno, Nevada was traveling south with…(please see below to view …

The story behind the grand jury report

COMMENTARY: Kern County Grand Jury Report about the El Tejon Unified School District

By Patric Hedlund

The Kern County Grand Jury issued a report two weeks ago about the El Tejon Unified School District. We …

Easter ‘Round the Mountain

Easter Services

These are the Easter events sent to us this month. There is also an Easter egg hunt April 4 at Frazier Mountain Park, 11 a.m. sharp (see ad page 14). Pine Mountain Club …

News and Features

The story behind the grand jury report

COMMENTARY: Kern County Grand Jury Report about the El Tejon Unified School District

By Patric Hedlund

The Kern County Grand Jury issued a report two weeks ago about the El Tejon Unified School District. We ...

Attorney: L.A. didn’t know Lebec is in Kern County

By Patric Hedlund

Kern County Counsel Charles Collins did not mince words in his opening thrust March 27 about the serious consequences of L.A. City Sanitation Department dumping massive amounts of green waste in Lebec ...

CA snow pack gone: 25% cut in water use mandated

By Anne Duhm, TME

Mandatory 25% reductions in water use in cities and towns across California was ordered on April 1 by Governor Edmund G. “Jerry” Brown, Jr.

Unfortunately, the executive proclamation from the ...

Vehicle vs. home collisions in Pine Mountain

Has the revolt of the machines begun? Two vehicles smashed into Pine Mountain community homes in the past two weeks. Above: on March 17 a Lowe’s delivery big rig loaded with concrete pavers for 2235 ...