FAIR HOUSING BOARD MEETS IN JOSHUA TREE TOMORROW

Race, disability, or other personal characteristics should not limit your options when choosing a place to live. Join the Inland Fair Housing and Mediation Board tomorrow, Tuesday, October 14, from 10 to noon for a free informative workshop. The workshop will be held at the Morongo Basin station of the

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FREE ENTERTAINMENT SATURDAY FOR PIONEER DAYS IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

This Saturday is the big Pioneer Days parade in Twentynine Palms. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says free entertainment follows the parade at Luckie Park… Three local bands will provide live musical entertainment during the Pioneer Days festivities all afternoon on Saturday, October 18. Performing from noon to three p.m. is

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MORONGO BASIN UNITY HOME MASQUERADE BALL THIS SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Unity Home will hold a masquerade party Saturday, October 18. The event includes food, drinks, contests, a silent auction, and a chance to win prizes. The John Waybrant Band will provide music. Tickets are $20. The masquerade party will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. at

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STROKE AWARENESS SEMINAR TUESDAY AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER

The danger of stroke is persistent and knowing what to do is important. The Hi-Desert Medical Center will present a free stroke awareness seminar Thursday. Reporter Caitlin Logan tells you how to register… When a stroke occurs, seconds matter. That’s why it’s good to know that Hi-Desert Medical Center has

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL BAND SWEEPS THE COMPETITION AT HIGH DESERT FIELD SHOW

The Yucca Valley High School marching band traveled to Barstow High School to participate in the 30th Annual High Desert Field Show Tournament on Saturday, October 11. The band swept their class taking sweepstakes (first place) in all categories: music, auxiliary and percussion. They also came away from the tournament

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATES FORUM, PART 2 OF 2

The six candidates for three seats on the Twentynine Palms City Council participated in a forum sponsored by Z107.7 News at Theatre 29 on Thursday evening. A full house heard two-minute opening and closing statements from each candidate, and one-minute responses to 12 questions posed by moderator Gary Daigneault. Reporter

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MORONGO UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT CELEBRATES NATIONAL SCHOOL LUNCH WEEK

To recognize the National School Lunch Program and the 30 million children it serves every day, Morongo Unified School District schools will recognize National School Lunch Week from October 13 through 17. Created by President John F. Kennedy in 1962, National School Lunch Week is a weeklong celebration of the

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TWENTYNINE LIBRARY TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL TEEN READ WEEK

During Teen Read Week, October 12-18, teens are invited to the Twentynine Palms Library to guess which book is inside the jar at the circulation desk. Correct guesses will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a gift card. Each participant will also receive a free book.

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SOCCER SEASON COMING TO TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL

Soccer season is coming up at Twentynine Palms High School. ROP Broadcast student Chris White says players are being recruited…

Soccer season is coming up for the Twentynine Palms high school. As for all sports, you must have a physical on file before participating in anything. For those of you

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES AND SCHEDULES

The Yucca Valley High School varsity football won their first league game this past Friday against Desert Mirage, 23-16. The game went into double overtime and the Trojans’ defense stepped up in the end to seal the victory. The Trojans were down after the first half, but William Perrance came

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FALL CAMPING

This is the best time of the year for camping in the desert. Ranger Pam Tripp tells where to go in Joshua Tree National Park…

With cooler weather in sight, campsites in Joshua Tree National Park will once again start to fill on the weekends. While most of our nine

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE FOUNDATION FALL DINNER

The Copper Mountain College Foundation will host its annual fall dinner October 25 in the brand new Christine Proudfoot Student Activity Center, as part of the center’s dedication ceremony. The theme this year is Jewel in the Desert, An Archeological Dig. Tickets are $75 per person, or help sponsor a

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OKTOBERFEST!

The Kalifornia Krauts (in “native” costume) will play at the Yucca Valley Oktoberfest.

It’s polka time! Managing Editor Tami Roleff says: get ready for Oktoberfest…

Time to dig out the lederhosen and dirndls. Oktoberfest is returning to Yucca Valley. The day-long event will feature live music, dancing, food, and

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TRI-VALLEY LITTLE LEAGUE REGISTRATION

The Tri-Valley Little League is now registering boys and girls ages 4 to 16 for the 2015 season. Discounts are available for three or more children in a household, or if players are registered October 18 or October 25. Registration will be held in the Yucca Room of the Yucca

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FAIR HOUSING WORKSHOP

Race, disability, or other personal characteristics should not limit your options when choosing a place to live. Join the Inland Fair Housing and Mediation Board Tuesday for a free informative workshop at the Morongo Basin station of the San Bernardino Probation Department, 63665 Twentynine Palms Highway in Joshua Tree. The

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PARTICIPATE IN THE GREAT CALIFORNIA SHAKE OUT!

This Thursday is the Great Shakeout. Reporter Cara Conway has your reminder…

Join family and friends as you participate where ever you are in the event of an earthquake! ‘The Great California ShakeOut Earthquake Drill’ is a state-wide drill at 10:16 AM on October 16th. “Drop, cover and hold on”

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ACTING CLASS AT THEATRE 29

Theatre 29 will offer on-going weekly acting classes for those who want to study and learn more about acting. The classes will be led by Abe Daniels, who has 30 years of acting experience and has received several awards from the Desert Theatre League. Students will explore acting techniques using

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS MONDAY

Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, the Yucca Valley High School girls’ volleyball team will host Twentynine Palms High School Wildcats in Yucca Valley. Match time is 4:30. The Yucca Valley and Twentynine Palms girls tennis teams will also face each other tomorrow in Yucca Valley. First serve is

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MAIL BALLOTS DELIVERED TO VOTERS

Mail ballots will be delivered to voters on the permanent mail ballot list beginning Saturday, October 11, for the November 4, 2014 Statewide General Election.

Voters can still sign up to receive a mail ballot by filling out the Mail Ballot Application found in their Voter Information Guide, by downloading

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REPEAT ARRESTEE ARRESTED AGAIN

A man who was arrested twice in one week as a suspect in two burglaries, was arrested again Thursday, accused of driving under the influence. According to a Sheriff’s report, a deputy conducted a traffic stop on a pick-up truck at Avalon Avenue and Luna Vista Lane in Yucca Valley

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