Breaking News: Skimming Ring Suspects Wanted

Skimming Ring Suspects Wanted

Photographs of those who have allegedly been seen placing credit card "skimming" devices in self service gas station card readers were released by Bakersfield Police Department today. Many Mountain Community residents reported identity theft incidents …

Mountain Boys & Girls Club Cheerful…but Worried

Mountain Boys & Girls Club Cheerful...but Worried

By Linda MacKay

The Boys & Girls Club of Frazier Mountain celebrated its third year of operation in June and it has touched the lives of over a thousand of our Mountain Community’s children and …

We Wish You a Merry Christmas

We Wish You a Merry Christmas

from the staff of The Mountain Enterprise

Mrs. Penner’s kindergarten class from Frazier Park School showed up at The Mountain Enterprise’s door to serenade us with Christmas carols. Publisher Gary Meyer and staff member Cat …

Happy Holidays and a Joyful New Year

Happy Holidays and a Joyful New Year

“Who Needs Toys?!” Asks Robin Barrington who sends this greeting from “your friends at Robin’s Nest,” a family daycare in Los Padres Estates.

Call for Resignations Not Heeded by PMC Board

Call for Resignations Not Heeded by PMC Board

By Patric Hedlund

There were festive holiday wreathes and trees bright with baubles in the Condor Room of the Pine Mountain clubhouse as about 160 members of the association filled all the seats, lined the …

Coroner’s Backlog Delays Reports

By Patric Hedlund

Supervising Deputy Coroner John Van Rensselaer said Monday, Dec. 21 that toxicology and lab test results have been received for case files on Jukka Hellsten, 42 and Carl ‘Scotty’ Shropshire, 49. Both …

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Upcoming & Ongoing

Send Mountain Community events to or call 245-3794.

Thursday, December 24

  • Christmas Eve Candlelight Service 6 p.m. Mountain Park Baptist Church, 7008 Ivins Drive, Lake of the Woods. 248-6513
  • Christmas Eve Community Candlelight …

News and Features

Holiday Inn Express Hires, Trains Staff

The manager of the Holiday Inn Express, opening up this month in Lebec, said 300 applications for employment were received following The Mountain Enterprise news story about them this month. They will have about ...

New Mamma Mia Serves Homemade Italian Cuisine

Reported by George Garrigues

Somebody ripped off Silvina Friera’s U.S. flag, and she was as mad as a hornet.

“I love this flag,” she said, and held it to her cheek. Six months ago Friera ...

Reminder to Polish Up Those Address Numbers

Help Them Help You—

If a fire or medical emergency occurs at your home or business, will first-responders be able to find you in time to offer effective aid? A Kern County ordinance wants to ...

PFC Birtell Comes Home For Holidays

By Janie Birtell

Private First Class Dustin Alan Birtell, a longtime resident of Pine Mountain, graduated from Army Basic Training in Fort Sill, Oklahoma on December 4. He received an Expert Marksmanship Medal for the ...