It was a busy year for news in Lake Elsinore-Wildomar.
It was election year, but crime, fire and public safety were among the most popular subjects for you, the readers.
The following list is based on page views, reflecting which news drew the most attention on Lake Elsinore-Wildomar Patch in 2012.
Which reports resonated most with you? Which reports are you surprised to see on this list? And which are you surprised did not make the list?
30. Ortega Highway One Of California’s Bloodiest
29. Local Strip Club Owner And Reality TV Personality Nabbed
27. UPDATE: 'Volcano' Fire Caused by County Weed Abatement Worker
26. Cornerstone Christian Football Player In Critical Condition
25. UPDATE: Woman Who Died in Crash Identified
24. UPDATE: Missing Autistic Wildomar Teen Found Safe
23. UPDATE: Police Shooting Reported In Lake Elsinore
22. Boy Clings To Life As Police Seek Driver Who Left Him For Dead
21. April 17 Tax Day Post Office Hours
20.UPDATE: Storm Baseball Fireworks Mishap Injures Three
19. Suicide Suspected: Man Killed After Slamming Into Lazey J's Roadhouse
18. Which Peanut Butter Brands Are Being Recalled? Here’s The Latest List
17. Boy's Killer Hangs Himself At San Quentin
16. FATAL CRASH: One Lane Reopens On Railroad Canyon Road
15.Pizza Hut Guy Collared At Lake Elsinore Checkpoint
14. Obama And Romney Square Off Tonight: 2012 Presidential Debate Schedule
13. Earthquake Alert Issued By California Emergency Management Agency
12. Corona 7-Eleven Sells Mega Millions Winning Lottery Ticket
10. UPDATE: Stinky Smell Hits Southwest Riverside County
9. UPDATES: Wildomar Fire Devastates Neighborhood
8. Baby Girl Born On 15 Freeway In Lake Elsinore
7. Busted: Massive Teen Party Based On 'Project X' Movie
6. Grisly Details Emerge As Police Hunt For Alleged Lake Elsinore Killer
5.Lake Elsinore Falls Into Black Hole; Senate Rules Committee To Step In
4. Mother And Sons Arrested By Gang Taskforce And Special Enforcement Team In Lake Elsinore
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2. Police Officer And Church Pastor Charged In Child Abuse Scandal