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STONEWALL COMMEMORATION BY BOXOHOUSE

BoxoHouse will present an evening of art, music, and film Saturday, June 27, in commemoration of the Stonewall riots of 1969. The event will begin at 4 p.m. with the opening of “Stonewalled: A Commemoration and Celebration of the Stonewall Riots,” an exhibition of works by painter John Luckett and...
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TRANSITION JOSHUA TREE MEETING

Transition Joshua Tree will hold its quarterly general meeting at Mojave Desert Land Trust on Sunday, June 28.  The meeting runs from 6 to 9 pm.  It starts with a potluck – bring a drink or dish to share, and your own dishes and cutlery.  You can tour the dry...
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VA ON THE MOVE

VA on the Move will be in Twentynine Palms Tuesday, June 30. Reporter Taylor Thacker says make plans to take advantage of the valuable free services…

The VA on the Move will be visiting Twentynine Palms on June 30 and will be having services available for local veterans and their families....
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SKY’S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY SATURDAY NIGHT

Sky’s the Limit will host a star party Saturday, June 27. The star party will start at the Twentynine Palms observatory about 9 p.m. and end about midnight. The highlight of the evening will be the waxing gibbous moon, along with Saturn and its rings. Bring water, snacks, chairs, and...
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SPUDTACULAR AT THE TWENTYNINE PALMS UMC CHURCH

The United Methodist Church of Twentynine Palms will hold a “Spudtacular” baked potato dinner, this Sunday, June 28, starting at 5 p.m. Load up your potato with bacon and all the extras. Fix a salad, choose a drink, and end your meal with a dish of ice cream. The church...
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DRONES BLAMED FOR INCREASE IN FIRE, THE LATEST FIRE INFORMATION

Fire officials are blaming drones that shut down air tanker operations Wednesday for significantly increasing the size of the Lake Fire. The Lake Fire is now at 29,813 acres burned, an increase of 12,000 acres since Tuesday, and is 19 percent contained, down from a high of 38 percent. Firefighters had...
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HEAT AND SMOKE ADVISORIES

A smoke advisory has been issued for Yucca Valley, Morongo Valley, Lucerne Valley, and surrounding communities. If you see or smell smoke, be cautious and use common sense to protect your family’s health. Everyone should limit their time spent outdoors and avoid outdoor exercise when smoke is in the area....
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THE GREAT RACE COMES TO TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

The Great Race is a long-distance antique car rally, and it has a stop scheduled in Twentynine Palms. Reporter Dan Stork invites you to come out and visit with the drivers…

The City of Twentynine Palms will host a lunch stop on Saturday, June 27, for the 2015 Hemmings Motor News...
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HOME INVASION ROBBERY, ATTEMPTED BURGLARIES, BELIEVE RELATED IN YUCCA VALLEY

Sheriff’s deputies are searching for suspects in a home-invasion robbery from early this morning, and who are believed to be responsible for a spate of attempted robberies in Yucca Valley. According to Sheriff’s Sergeant Matt Yost, deputies were called to the 8000 block of Amador Thursday night at 11:40 p.m....
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MAN ARRESTED AFTER SHOTS ARE FIRED IN YUCCA VALLEY

A Yucca Valley man, who was a suspect in a case of shots fired in Yucca Valley Wednesday night, was arrested by the California Highway Patrol early Thursday morning when he was found driving a stolen car. According to Sheriff and CHP reports, J.R. Ballard, 19, went to a home...
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LEARN THE ABC’S OF WATER FROM THE MOJAVE WATER AGENCY

In the midst of a prolonged, statewide drought, learn more about the ABC’s of water from the Mojave water Agency. Reporter Cassie Zimarik tells you how to sign up…

With the new mandatory drought regulations, it can be tough to maintain your landscape. In the hands-on session titled “Putting Your Landscape...
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BLOOD DRIVE IN YUCCA VALLEY TOMORROW

LifeStream will conduct a community blood drive on Saturday, June 27, at Wal-Mart in Yucca Valley from 11 to 3. Donors will receive incentives. In addition, LifeStream now offers free cholesterol screening with every blood donation. Those aged 18 to 44 years may register for Be the Match bone marrow...
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SECOND WEEK OF YOUTH CAMP AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM

The Nature Museum Kids Camp begins its second week of a four week summer camp. You can register each week as the camp continues. Here’s reporter Rebecca Havely to tell you how…

Eat well, play well is the theme of the Yucca Valley youth camp at the Hi-Desert Nature...
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AN EVENING OF ART, MUSIC, AND FILM IN JOSHUA TREE

BoxoHouse will present an evening of art, music, and film Saturday, June 27, in commemoration of the Stonewall riots of 1969. The event will begin at 4 p.m. with the opening of “Stonewalled: A Commemoration and Celebration of the Stonewall Riots,” an exhibition of works by painter John Luckett and...
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SKY’S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY SATURDAY NIGHT

Sky’s the Limit will host a star party Saturday, June 27. The star party will start at the Twentynine Palms observatory about 9 p.m. and end about midnight. The highlight of the evening will be the waxing gibbous moon, along with Saturn and its rings. Bring water, snacks, chairs, and...
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EXTREME MIDGET WRESTLING AT TORTOISE ROCK CASINO TONIGHT

Some over-the-top fun tonight at the Tortoise Rock Casino. Managing editor Tami Roleff has more on Extreme Midget Wrestling…

Called the Best Alternative Act by “Night Club and Bar” magazine, Extreme Midget Wrestling is coming to Tortoise Rock Casino Friday night. The Baddest Little Show on Earth features wrestlers...
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STAR TWIRLERS SQUARE DANCE TONIGHT

The Star Twirlers Square Dance Club is hosting a Plus-level square dance at the Yucca Valley Elks Lodge at 55946 Yucca Trail in Yucca Valley tonight. Richard Brewer will be calling squares from 7:30 to 10:00 p.m. Lines will be cued from 7:00 to 7:30 p.m. and between...
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SPUDTACULAR AT THE TWENTYNINE PALMS UMC CHURCH

The United Methodist Church of Twentynine Palms will hold a “Spudtacular” baked potato dinner, this Sunday, June 28, starting at 5 p.m. Load up your potato with bacon and all the extras. Fix a salad, choose a drink, and end your meal with a dish of ice cream. The church...
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SMOKE CANCELS TWO OUTDOOR EVENTS

Due to the excessive heat and smoke in the air, the Mane Street Stampede Wild West Show in Pioneertown is cancelled this weekend. The car wash sponsored by the Yucca Valley High School marching band and color guard has been cancelled, and instead, the students will accept donations of water,...
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BURNS CANYON AND RIMROCK EVACUATED, THE LATEST ON THE LAKE FIRE

The San Bernardino County Fire Department ordered mandatory evacuations of Burns Canyon and the Rimrock areas about 10:00 p.m. last night. Pioneertown is now under a voluntary evacuation. Residents are concerned about the huge plumes of smoke coming from the Lake Fire near Morongo Valley and Pioneertown. A U.S. Forest...
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