• Father Accepts Plea Bargain: Guilty Of Five Child Abuse Counts

    By G.T. Houts San Bernardino, CA – Aaron Wayne Degrise, a 20-year-old Big Bear father, accepted a plea bargain Monday (July 28) and was found guilty of five felony child abuse and mayhem charges. A felony count of torture was dropped. Judge Michael Dest presided over what was to be a preliminary hearing when the change of plea was entered […]

    Father Accepts Plea Bargain: Guilty Of Five Child Abuse Counts
  • 40 Years Of Life-Saving Care On The Mountain – Bear Valley Community Hospital

    By Michael P. Neufeld Big Bear Lake, CA – On June 23, 1974, Brenda Boss and Assemblyman Jerry Lewis cut the ribbon in front of the new Bear Valley Community Hospital.  The hospital actually opened its doors on July 5, 1974, and has provided 40 years of life-saving emergency care in Big Bear Valley. To mark four decades of service, […]

    40 Years Of Life-Saving Care On The Mountain - Bear Valley Community Hospital
  • PHOTO UPDATE: MCH’s Le Grand Picnic Raises In Excess Of $150,000

    By Michael P. Neufeld PHOTO UPDATE: Monday, July 28 – 4 p.m. Lake Arrowhead, CA – Mountain Community Hospital’s Le Grand Picnic — UNDER THE BIG TOP — raised in excess of $150,000, according to preliminary numbers with silent auction items still being tabulated. SPECIAL THANKS go out to the steering committee that included: Mary Kay Bachman, Patsy Bailey, Pat […]

    PHOTO UPDATE: MCH's Le Grand Picnic Raises In Excess Of $150,000
  • UPDATE: Two Missing Females On Horseback Found

    By Michael P. Neufeld UPDATE: Monday, July 28 – 10:15 a.m. Angelus Oaks, CA – The San Bernardino County Sheriff;s Department has found the two females and their horses. Sheriff’s Department spokesperson Jodi Miller informed ROTWNEWS.com that the women were at the Mission Creek  Preserve in Riverside County.  “It is unknown at this time how or what caused them to […]

    UPDATE: Two Missing Females On Horseback Found
  • BUSINESS: Albertsons Buys Safeway (VONS) For $9.2 Billion

    By Michael P, Neufeld Big Bear Lake, CA – The VONS in Big Bear Lake — pending Federal Trade Commission approval — could soon be owned by Albertsons under a $9.2 billion deal that shareholders have already approved. VONS, which is owned by Safeway based in Pleasanton in Northern California, has 279 stores in Southern California and Albertsons 181.  Safeway […]

    BUSINESS: Albertsons Buys Safeway (VONS) For $9.2 Billion
  • Yacht Club’s MARGARITAVILLE Offers A License To Chill

    By Michael P. Neufeld Crestline, CA – The Lake Gregory Yacht Club is offering a “license to chill” during its Third Annual Margaritaville Party on Saturday, August 23, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Leisure Shores Community Center in Crestline. A no-host Tiki Bar swill be serving margaritas, beer and wine and there will be appetizers, cheeseburgers in paradise […]

    Yacht Club's MARGARITAVILLE Offers A License To Chill
  • Three LifeStream Blood Drives Scheduled For July 29

    By Michael P. Neufeld Mountain Communities – LifeStream urgently needs all blood types and is dispatching LifeStream Bloodmobiles to three mountain locations on Tuesday, July 29 — two in Big Bear Lake and one in Blue Jay. BIG BEAR LAKE BIG BEAR PROFESSIONAL FIREFIGHTERS – A Guns and Hoses First Responders Blood Drive  will be staged Tuesday, July 29, as […]

    Three LifeStream Blood Drives Scheduled For July 29
  • Two Supervisors Oppose North Peak Wind Project

    By Michael P. Neufeld Lucerne Valley, CA – San Bernardino County Supervisors James Ramos and Robert Lovingood are opposed to the planned 16.4-acre North Peak Wind Project that would overlook much of the Victor Valley. The two supervisors have sent a letter to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Director Neil Kornze strongly opposing  the project. The letter cited the anticipated […]

    Two Supervisors Oppose North Peak Wind Project
  • Lake Gregory Now Boasts 2,500 Additional Pounds Of Rainbow Trout

    By Michael P. Neufeld Crestline, CA -ATTENTION RAINBOW TROUT ANGLERS! Lake Gregory Recreation Company has just added 2,500 rainbow trout — most 2 to 6 pounds and several 6 pounds plus to Lake Gregory in Crestline. It was quite a site when the Calaveras Trout Farm truck from Snelling (near Modesto) backed down the ramp by the Boat House and […]

    Lake Gregory Now Boasts 2,500 Additional Pounds Of Rainbow Trout
  • School Districts Post Back To School Calendars

    By Michael P. Neufeld Mountain Communities – The 204-15 academic calendars for the Rim of the World and Bear Valley Unified School Districts have been posted on their individual websites. Students start on different dates in August but are scheduled to complete the academic year on the same day in June. RIM OF THE WORLD UNIFIED Rim of the World […]

    School Districts Post Back To School Calendars

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Father Accepts Plea Bargain: Guilty Of Five Child Abuse Counts

Father Accepts Plea Bargain: Guilty Of Five Child Abuse Counts

July 29, 2014 at 12:02 am

The 20-year-old father of a then 22-month-old girl — Aaron Wayne Degrise — has accepted a plea bargain and has been found guilty of five felony counts of child...

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Yacht Club's MARGARITAVILLE Offers A License To Chill

Yacht Club’s MARGARITAVILLE Offers A License To Chill

July 28, 2014 at 12:02 am

The Third Annual Lake Gregory Yacht Club Margaritaville Party will offer a “license to chill” to go along with dancing under the stars, games, raffles and more....

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Undocumented immigrants picketed the White House on Monday, urging advocacy groups to refuse meetings with President Barack Obama until he includes them in the talks. [...]
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In an escalation of tensions, the Obama administration accused Russia on Monday of conducting tests in violation of a 1987 nuclear missile treaty, calling the breach a very serious matter and going public with allegations that have simmered for some time.The treaty... [...]
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The record $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft Corp. Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer is headed toward completion without the consent of Donald Sterling, capping three months of controversy over the billionaire owner's racist... [...]
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Montel Williams, who has been advocating for a VA Surge to clear the backlog of veterans needing healthcare, is skeptical of the bipartisan, bicameral deal announced Monday to fix the problem. [...]
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Supervisor Ramos Now Vice President Of SBD Airport Authority

Supervisor Ramos Now Vice President Of SBD Airport Authority

July 26, 2014 at 12:02 am

Third District Supervisor James Ramos is now vice president of the San Bernardino International Airport Authority. (Contributed Photo) By Michael P. Neufeld San Bernardino,...

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BUSINESS: Albertsons Buys Safeway (VONS) For $9.2 Billion

BUSINESS: Albertsons Buys Safeway (VONS) For $9.2 Billion

July 28, 2014 at 12:02 am

The VONS supermarket in Big Bear Lake is located at 42170 Big Bear Boulevard.  (ROTWNEWS,com File Photo) By Michael P, Neufeld Big Bear Lake, CA – The VONS in Big Bear...

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Father Accepts Plea Bargain: Guilty Of Five Child Abuse Counts

Father Accepts Plea Bargain: Guilty Of Five Child Abuse Counts

July 29, 2014 at 12:02 am

The 20-year-old father of a then 22-month-old girl — Aaron Wayne Degrise — has accepted a plea bargain and has been found guilty of five felony counts of child...

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SHERIFF'S LOGS - Sunday, July 27, 2014

SHERIFF’S LOGS – Sunday, July 27, 2014

July 28, 2014 at 12:01 am

Mountain Communities – The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department has released the daily incident reports for the Big Bear Station, City of Big Bear Lake...

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SHERIFF'S LOGS - Sunday, July 27, 2014

SHERIFF’S LOGS – Sunday, July 27, 2014

Mountain Communities – The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department has released the daily incident reports for the Big Bear Station, City of Big Bear Lake and Twin Peaks Station. Here are the logs for Sunday, July 27: BIG BEAR STATION Date Time Agency Call No Report No Call Type Dispo Location 7/27/2014 11:46:02 PM BB BB142080041 459A FAL 2** HOLMES […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Bear Fire Held To Less Than An Acre

BREAKING NEWS: Bear Fire Held To Less Than An Acre

By Michael P. Neufeld Big Bear Lake, CA – The Bear Fire, reported at 9:31 a.m. near the Big Bear Dam, has been held to less than an acre, according to scanner transmissions. Firefighters were dispatched to the area for a smoke check and located a small vegetation fire with a slow rate of spread. At about 10 a.m., firefighters […]

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