Leave a cloud of dust behind with Idle Wheels

This time of year you’ll see a lot of people hitting the road, heading out in some kind of recreational vehicle, bound for places unknown. One of those RVs is ours, an older unit, looking similar to a 747 without the wings. This is one of those instances where bigger isn’t always better. But George […]

County Fire Safe Council aims to prevent fires

On a hot, breezy afternoon in late September 1992, a small fire was reported near the Cleveland Corral Visitor Information Station, about eight miles east of Pollock Pines. Within seven minutes, the fire was 15 acres in size. Four minutes later, the fire was 75 acres in size and was spreading through treetops a quarter […]