Mountain resident seeks plan for I-5 closures

Mountain resident seeks plan for I-5 closures

By Patric Hedlund

Claudio Escobedo is thinking ahead about the winter weather that appears to be rushing at us quickly. The Lake of the Woods resident works in Sylmar. He consulted with State Assemblywoman Shannon …

It takes a village…to plan a ZombieFest

It takes a plan a ZombieFest

By Patric Hedlund

An impressive balance of wacked imagination and careful planning describes the small tribe of young people gathered at Computers and Games on San Gabriel Trail in Frazier Park last weekend.

They were …

Peak to Peak Charter Update

Peak to Peak Charter Update

An occasional column by Finn Franti with technical assistance (typing) by Kelly Franti

So far, things are going great at Peak to Peak Mountain Charter School in the Los Padres National Forest. We have …

Lebec’s Chevron offers money to schools

We may all want to buy our next four tanks of gasoline at Chevron in Lebec. Manager Kevin Lundin called with excitement this month to say that he researched the “Fuel Your Schools Program” offered …

Vandal salting PMC roads with nails

By  Patric Hedlund

Beware, motorists. A vandal has been spreading one-inch roofing nails at intersections in the Pine Mountain community. Within the last two months, PMC management has become aware of about 20 residents whose …

News and Features

Recent rain and hail storm leads to four accidents

By Jeff Zimmerman, Neenach

A fierce, early-season hail storm hit the Gorman area Wednesday, Oct. 9, dropping rain and ice pellets the size of small peas onto a crowded Interstate 5 in the afternoon.

Four high-speed ...