News Update: Unanswered Questions

The Mountain Enterprise has been asking for clarification from both Tejon Ranch Company and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service about the real-world consequences if California condors die or if endangered species recovery is impaired …

Tejon Mountain Village Hearing is Thursday, Sept. 10

FRAZIER PARK (Tuesday, Sept. 8, 5 p.m.)—The public hearing before the Kern County Planning Commission for Tejon Mountain Village is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 10 at 7 p.m. [1115 Truxtun Avenue, in the Board of …

FMHS Hits Mark on CAHSEE Tests

Frazier Mountain High School sophomores who took the California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE) for the first time in 2009 scored better in both math and English than other Kern County sophomores. They also put …

Breaking News: Marijuana Grow Found Near Mount Pinos

PINE MOUNTAIN (Friday, Sept. 4, 2009, 2:39 p.m.) The following is a dispatch from Kern County Sheriff’s Office. Additional details will be reported when they become available.

On Friday, Sept. 4 at about 7 a.m., …

Restaurant Burns in Lake of the Woods

Restaurant Burns in Lake of the Woods

By Patric Hedlund

A structure fire in the former Rocio’s Mexican Restaurant and Bar in Lake of the Woods was put out at about 1 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1 by Kern County Fire Department firefighters. …

‘Hearing’ Tone Deaf To Mountain’s Goals

'Hearing' Tone Deaf To Mountain's Goals

By Patric Hedlund

A late-night public hearing about the proposed Frazier Park Estates in Lebec ended in a 2-2 vote by Kern County Planning Commissioners at about midnight on Thursday, Aug. 27. Another hearing has …

Next Up: Hearing on Tejon Mountain Village

The Kern County Planning Commission will hold a hearing September 10 (7 p.m.) to receive recommendations from Planning Department staff, ask questions of staff and receive the public’s input about the proposed Tejon Mountain Village …

Winners! $625,000 Grant Will Combat Substance Abuse

$625K Grant Will Combat Substance Abuse

The Mountain Communities Coalition Against Substance Abuse, McCASA, has won an expected $125,000 per year for five years—$625,000—to combat substance abuse here.

On Thursday, Aug. 27 the network of …

Released Bear Cubs Head Back to Civilization

Released Bear Cubs Head Back to Civilization

Three bear cubs—recently released on Tejon Ranch after their mother was killed by a Frazier Park resident—have been sighted apparently trying to return to contact with human dwellings. [See previous stories "Trapped," and

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Upcoming & Ongoing

Send Mountain Community events to or call 245-3794.

Now through Saturday, September 12

  • Vendor applications available for Frazier Mountain Community Church Craft Fair on September 12. $35/table or $50 for two. Deb Rehder …

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