OpEd: We Are ‘The Other 99%’

OpEd: We Are 'The Other 99%'

We have received photos and accounts from three Mountain Community residents who visited the “Occupy” movement in Los Angeles last week. Here’s an OpEd from one of them.

By Mindy Moffatt, Pine Mountain

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Lebec Water Board Votes On Management Contract

Election for New Board Is Nov. 8

By Patric Hedlund

The Lebec County Water District (LCWD) voted Tuesday, Oct. 18 to engage APTwater Services, LLC in a five year contract to manage and maintain their …

Cookin’ up the Gumbo

Cookin' up the Gumbo

Singing Group P5 Sets Event for Nov. 6

If you are feeling fun, fearless and ready to join in an adventure, save Sunday, Nov. 6 at 4 p.m. for a unique event at the new …

Breaking News: House on Fire in Lebec

House on Fire in Lebec

LEBEC, CA (Friday, Oct. 21, 2011 at 6:35 p.m.)—There is an unconfirmed report of one or two people seen running west from the scene of the fire prior to the fire being reported. There is …

News and Features

Falcon Varsity Loses to Bishop

BISHOP, CA (Friday, Oct. 21, 2011 at 9:30 p.m.)–The Mountain Enterprise’s intern sports reporter Tony Levesque reports that Frazier Mountain High School’s Varsity Falcon football team has lost to Bishop, 42-0 this evening in Bishop.


Condor Sightings Excite Hikers

By Patric Hedlund

The Merkord family, Ron and Lisa, hiked the western threshold of the Mountain Communities Saturday, Oct. 15. They let their 8-year-old son Jacob stay with his grandparents for the day, while Lisa, ...

CHP Officer Receives Recognition

By Robert Shuck, Fort Tejon CHP PIO Officer

On October 12, California Highway Patrol Officer Tony Christolear was presented the Meritorious Achievement Award by Chief Brian Smith at the Fort Tejon Area Office.

On July ...

Can a Landlord Enter a Tenant’s Home?

Kern County Sheriff’s Sergeant Mark Brown, in a conversation with The Mountain Enterprise on Tuesday, Oct. 18, provided basic facts about landlord-tenant disputes and law enforcement in the Mountain Communities. His comments:

Someone may own ...

Tourism Grant Applications Due by Nov. 14

This month the Kern County Board of Supervisors voted that $100,000 will be used to assist qualified groups to attract traveler spending to this region. The 2011-12 Tourism Promotion Grant Program is administered by the ...