TRAFFIC NEWS: Northbound I-5 Lane and Ramp Closures

From CalTrans news release:

FRAZIER PARK (Thursday, Dec. 17, 11:20 a.m.)—INTERSTATE 5 LANE AND RAMP CLOSURES December 21-24

On December 21-24 from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., the #1 lane (fast lane) on northbound Interstate …

Puppies Dumped in Snow, Man Arrested for Cruelty

Puppies Dumped in Snow, Man Arrested for Cruelty

By The Mountain Enterprise staff

Mario Cedillo, 27 of Decator Trail in Frazier Park pled ‘not guilty’ in a Ventura County courtroom December 2 to charges of felony animal cruelty. A witness had confronted him …

Weather News Update: Rain and Snow Finished for Now

FRAZIER PARK, PINE MOUNTAIN, LEBEC (Sunday, Dec. 13, 2009, 9:25 p.m.)—The National Weather Service reports no rain or snow in the forecast through Thursday, Dec. 17. Roads are open from I-5 to Pine Mountain.


New Hotel Prepares To Open

New Hotel Prepares To Open

Hiring Continues for Holiday Inn Express

By Patric Hedlund

Cheerful anticipation and hard work fill the halls of the new Holiday Inn Express as finishing touches are being put on the stately building in Lebec, …

Surprise Win Puts Cheer Team in National Contest

Surprise Win Puts Cheer Team in National Contest

A local team of pint-sized fireballs rocked Magic Mountain in November and now hope to conquer Las Vegas, but the Frazier Mountain Youth Cheerleading team needs your help to get there. They hope to raise …

Fantasy of Lights Holiday Faire and Parade

Fantasy of Lights Holiday Faire and Parade

Preparing for the December 5 Fantasy of Lights Holiday Faire and Parade in Frazier Park was part of the fun. Alpine Lumber’s Ginger Martin and daughters Violyt and Juliette painted the windows with images of …

News and Features

MAC Bylaws Before Board of Supervisors Tuesday, 9 a.m

The Kern County Board of Supervisors will be asked to approve Supervisor Ray Watson’s version of bylaws for a Mountain Communities MAC (Municipal Advisory Council) on Tuesday, Dec. 15 in Bakersfield at 9 a.m. (1115 ...

Quick Action May Make Roads Safer

Tom Cadd was worried about the hazards of icy roads in his Frazier Park neighborhood this week and decided to take action. One storm dumped six inches of snow on Monday and another storm was ...

Girl Scouts Light Christmas Tree

And Find a Sad Surprise

The Girl Scouts of America hosted their annual Tree Lighting and Caroling Ceremony on Friday, Dec. 4 in Frazier Park, just before the Fantasy of Lights Holiday Faire and Parade.


Good Friends Embark on A Musical Journey

By Valentina Katkov

Valentina Katkov of Lake of the Woods and Allie Jo Thomas of Pine Mountain have embarked on a 14 month musical journey with the Arts Council of Kern.

Chuck and Louise Fox ...

PMLC Student Wins Ribbon for Art Work

Pine Mountain Learning Center fourth grader Dallin Neeley shows his ‘Flamingo’ that won a ribbon at the Kern County Fair. Art teacher Denise Nelson submitted it for originality, color and composition.

More Scam Attempts Reported

Kern County Sheriff’s Office Financial Crimes Detectives have noted a dramatic increase in the number of scams reported. Most involve letters alleging the recipient is entitled to some sort of winnings or money from large, ...