Breaking News: Red Flag Fire Weather Warning

FRAZIER PARK, CA (Monday, Jan. 13 at 8:45 p.m.)–The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the Kern County Mountains in advance of high winds and low humidity conditions. =============================== URGENT – …

‘Thumbs up’ on preplanning grant for water companies

FRAZIER PARK and LAKE OF THE WOODS, CA- UPDATE (This story was first reported in The Mountain Enterprise on January 10. It reports about that the collaborative pre-planning grant submitted by two Mountain Community water …

Breaking News: Wildfire Awareness Expo on May 3

FRAZIER PARK, CA—(Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 4:20 p.m.) The Kern County Fire Department has released an announcement about a Wildfire Awareness Expo in Frazier Park to provide valuable information on wildfire awareness, hazard reduction, …

A Local Mystery: Is sludge being dumped in Lebec?

A Local Mystery: Is sludge being dumped in Lebec?

When politics, jobs and the law collide

 By Patric Hedlund

Over the past six months, Nikki Albertson  has been wondering about a mystery. From time to time she catches a whiff of something unpleasant as …

Tradition and change at the Frazier Park Market

Tradition and change at the Frazier Park Market

By Patric Hedlund (with research by Bonnie Kane, Historian for the Ridge Route Communities Museum & Historical Society)

Recent news that the Frazier Park Market has been sold was a surprise to employees and the …

News and Features

Working Sightseers Wanted: Ridge Route Saturday

January 11, 9 a.m. Ranch House Restaurant, Gorman

By Patric Hedlund

You’ve heard about the historic Ridge Route, the adventurous 1919 road that finally connected Northern and Southern California for the first time and defined ...

Givers were winners for the holidays

People throughout the Mountain Communities made the holidays memorable for strangers by generous giving through programs such as Toys for Tots and church-centered projects such as Operation Christmas Child out of Lebec Community Church. Some ...

Snobotics Launch 2014 Robotics Team

The clock is ticking and the excitement is high for the Frazier Mountain High School Snobotics robotics team. On January 4, the official kick-off at University of Southern California for the 2014 FIRST competition (For ...