Breaking News: Grass Fire at Templin Highway

TEMPLIN HIGHWAY (Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010, 10 a.m.)—A vehicle fire on the northbound off-ramp to Templin Highway  started a grass fire at approximately 5:05 a.m. this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol’s Traffic Incident …

Spirits Climb At Oktoberfest

Spirits Climb At Oktoberfest

Photos and Notes by Patric Hedlund

Young and old had a big twoday party in Lampkin Park in Pine Mountain over Labor Day weekend, and none were heard talking about politics or the latest unemployment …

Breaking News: Park Walkway Concerns Expressed

Park Walkway Concerns Expressed

FRAZIER PARK, CALIF. (Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010, 3 p.m.)–After a call was received at The Mountain Enterprise about workers "trenching near a large oak tree" this afternoon, a reporter went to the site and spoke …

Cuddy Valley 9/11 Ride Invites You to Join in

Cuddy Valley 9/11 Ride Invites You to Join in

By Patric Hedlund

Americans are being urged to fly their flags this year on Saturday, Sept. 11. The Mountain Community’s nine-year tradition of equestrians galloping through Cuddy Valley on that day—flying American flags, large and …

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Upcoming & Ongoing

Send Mountain Community events to or call 245-3794.

Ongoing through September—October

  • Archery season is open for bear through Sep. 12 and for deer through Sep. 26.
  • Barry Ailetcher is September’s Artist of the …

News and Features

Get Prepared: September Is Preparedness Month

The Red Cross is sending out reminders that September is National Preparedness Month. This is an excerpt:

Less than half of the people surveyed by the American Red Cross have taken steps to be prepared ...

New Pot Farm Found in Lebec

On August 24—the same day that saw the beginning of the Post fire on Lebec Road—another major law enforcement event involving at least two helicopters was occurring nearby.

A special task force that included ...

Drug Take-Back Goes National

Turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disposal Saturday, Sep. 25

Frazier Park Market 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

On September 25, a national collaborative effort with law enforcement agencies will be coordinated ...

Energy Fair Generates Heat, Light…and Enthusiasm

By Patric Hedlund

Solar chocolate, sun-baked honey cake, organic fruit, Popular Mechanics wind turbines, recycling heat pumps and a room full of 300 geeks can equal a seriously intriguing day.

The Pine Mountain Energy Fair ...