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FUN AND BASEBALL IN MORONGO VALLEY TUESDAY

Morongo Valley residents are invited to enjoy an evening of fun and baseball when the Youth Sports League parents play ball against the Morongo Valley fire fighters and friends. The game begins at 6 p.m. at the field on Park Boulevard on Tuesday, September 16. Community Services District Board President...
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MONDAY IS DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS TO JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK ART EXPO

A reminder to the local Morongo Basin Art Community that this Monday is the deadline for submissions to the Joshua Tree National Park Art Expo. Managing Editor Tami Roleff has details…

September 15 is the last day to submit an entry application for the Second Annual Joshua Tree National Park Art...
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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS; SCORES AND SCHEDULES

The Twentynine Palms High School Lady ’Cats Volleyball team lost to the Lions in three sets Wednesday. Coach Missy Franz said the team was lead by sophomore Tatiyanna Mackall with four kills and two blocks. Senior Hanna Beard and junior Courtney Stanford had three kills each. Koko Caberera had eight...
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NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE COMMEMORATES 9/11 ATTACKS

On this anniversary of the attacks on the New York City Twin Towers of September 11, 2001, President Obama has directed that all U.S. flags be lowered to half staff from sunrise to sunset today in observance of Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance. The presidential proclamation...
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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ARRESTED FOR DRUG SALES, WARRANT

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Wednesday afternoon, accused of selling drugs, and on a DUI warrant. According to a Sheriff’s warrant, deputies went to a home in the 7400 block of Church Street about 1:30 to arrest Michael Bagshaw, 55, who has a $100,000 warrant for his arrest for...
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THE STATUS OF THE PIONEERTOWN WATER PROJECT

High levels of fluoride, arsenic, and uranium in the wells in Pioneertown mean the residents can’t drink the water and have to have it hauled in. And the lack of drinkable water has also led to a building moratorium in the Pioneertown area. The County’s Special Water District has developed...
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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE ANSWERS CONCERNS FROM THE ACCREDITING COMMISSION

In July, Copper Mountain College received a letter from the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges letting the college know that the college was subject to enhanced monitoring due to several changes in the college’s annual financial report. Interim Superintendent/President Jeff Cummings put the letter on the Board of...
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NEW STATE BICYCLE LAW KICKS IN NEXT WEEK

Starting Tuesday, a new state law will kick in to benefit the safety of bicyclists. Reporter Taylor Thacker explains…
With children heading back to school, motorists should expect to see more children riding to and from school on their bicycles. The California Highway Patrol would like to remind the public...
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LACK OF FACTS STYMIE JOINT TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL AND WATER DISTRICT MEETING

Monday, the Twentynine Palms Water District had a joint meeting with the City of Twentynine Palms to discuss how to format a meeting on Fire Department issues. At the meeting to plan a meeting, no actions took place because the staff did not have all the facts thy needed to...
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ST. JOSEPH PLAYERS FUND-RAISING BARBECUE SATURDAY

Yucca Valley’s St. Joseph’s players, now in rehearsal for “Brighton Beach Memoirs” will serve up some good food as a fund-raiser Saturday. Reporter Cassie Zimarik gets out the napkins…
On Saturday, September 13, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. the cast of “Brighton Beach Memoirs” will serve a BBQ Dinner to...
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APPLICATIONS STILL AVAILABLE FOR YUCCA VALLEY SENIOR HOUSING

The organization behind the new low-income senior housing is still taking applications for apartments in the Dumosa Senior Village in Yucca Valley. The very-low rent apartments have already been leased; the apartments that are still available rent for between $567 and $629 monthly, depending on the applicant’s income. Interested seniors...
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YUCCA VALLEY SENIOR CLUB MEETS FRIDAY

The Yucca Valley Senior Club will resume their monthly meetings this Friday, September 12, at 10 a.m. at the Yucca Valley Senior Center located at the Community Center. All seniors and those interested in helping seniors are welcome.

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FOOD DISTRIBUTION IN JOSHUA TREE TOMORROW

Not all local federal surplus food distributions are on the third Monday of the month. Reporter Dan Stork tells about another one in Joshua Tree…
The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino will distribute surplus food to low-income residents on Friday, September 12, at the Way Station, 61722 Commercial Street,...
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LOCAL DEMOCRATIC CLUB MEETS SATURDAY

At Saturday’s meeting of the Morongo Basin Democratic Club, local Democrats will vote on endorsements for the November election, followed by a presentation from California Common Cause, a non-partisan, advocacy organization working to strengthen public participation and government accountability. Fellowship and a $10 breakfast begin at 9 a.m.; the meeting...
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RECEPTION FOR JOSHUA HIGHLANDS ARTIST IN RESIDENCY

The Joshua Tree Highlands Artist-in-Residence program will hold a reception Saturday. Managing Editor Tami Roleff has your invitation…
A New York artist has returned to Joshua Tree. Saul Melman, who was an artist in residence with BoxoHouse, will hold a reception for the Joshua Tree Highlands Artist Residency Exhbition. Melman...
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RUMMAGE SALE AT LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN CENTER

The Women’s Ministries of the Lighthouse Christian Center at 5475 Sunburst Ave., Joshua Tree will hold a rummage sale from 8 to 3 this Friday and 8 to 2 Saturday.

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TWENTYNINE PALMS YOUTH CLUB “KICKIN’ IT WITH THE MAYOR” EVENT SATURDAY

The Twentynine Palms Youth Club does great things for the kids of Twentynine Palms. Reporter Dan Stork says you have a chance to help the club, and get a great meal while doing it…
Come to “Kickin’ It with the Mayor” on September 13, and support the programs of the...
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LANDERS ELEMENTARY BACK-TO-SCHOOL MONTH TONIGHT

Landers Elementary School will hold a back-to-school night Thursday, September 11, from 6 to 7 p.m. Parents are encouraged to come meet their children’s teachers and see their classrooms. The sixth graders will hold a bake sale to raise money to send them to Science Camp.

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL POTATO BAR MONDAY

The Yucca Valley High School girls’ volleyball team will hold a potato bar dinner Monday, September 15, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. An auction will be held for a variety of decadent desserts. The potato dinner and auction will be held in the high school gym, at 7600 Sage Avenue...
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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ARRESTED FOR CHILD ABUSE

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Tuesday afternoon, accused of punching his daughter. According to a Sheriff’s report, two girls, 10-year-old and 15-year-old sisters, were fighting at a home in the 58800 block of Barron Avenue about 3:30 yesterday. After the 15-year-old hit the 10-year-old, the report states that Russell...
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