YUCCA VALLEY MAN FORMALLY CHARGED IN CLAREMONT RAPE

A 34-year-old Yucca Valley man was formally charged by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office with multiple sex crimes against children. Joseph Davall is charged with seven felony counts, including four charges of sexual assault, two burglary charges, and making criminal threats. According to Claremont police, Davall broke into

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AREA FIRE FIGHTERS HOME FROM FIGHTING LA-AREA FIRE

Fire fighters from two Morongo Basin stations who were sent to fight the Colby fire early Friday morning returned to the Morongo Basin Sunday afternoon. Brush engines from Station 41 in Yucca Valley and from the Morongo Valley Fire Department left about 2 a.m. Friday, and returned home about 2:30

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NEW LAW WILL ALLOW TRANGENDER CHOICES IN SPORTS AND RESTROOMS

A controversial law takes effect Wednesday, January 1, which will allow transgender students in public schools to choose which restrooms they use, and whether they will participate on boys’ or girls’ sports teams. Los Angeles and San Francisco schools have had a similar law on the books for eight and

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JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK HIKER RESCUED AFTER GETTING WEDGED INTO ROCKS

A hiker from the Los Angeles area was rescued Sunday in Joshua Tree National Park after he became wedged between rocks. According to Park spokeswoman Jennie Albrinck, shortly before 2 p.m. Sunday, park rangers received a call that a 37-year-old man was scrambling on some rocks in the Quail Springs

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LOS ANGELES MAN WANTED FOR STABBING HIS WIFE ARRESTED IN YUCCA VALLEY

A Los Angeles murder suspect was arrested after police kicked in the door of his room at the Desert View Motel in Yucca Valley early Monday morning. 46-year-old Michael Kane, who teaches at a Tarzana elementary school, was being sought after allegedly chasing down and stabbing his estranged wife to

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MURDER SUSPECT ARRESTED IN YUCCA VALLEY HOTEL

A Los Angeles murder suspect was arrested after police kicked in the door of his room at the Desert View Motel in Yucca Valley early this morning. Following an intensive search by local Sheriffs working with Los Angeles Police, 46-year-old Michael Rodney Kane, was arrested without incident for allegedly chasing

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OFF-ROADERS CRASH INTO STEER, RESCUED BY ARMY HELICOPTER

Some off-road riders exploring Dixie Mine Road in Landers Sunday had an extra reason to be grateful to the military this Memorial Day weekend. Three men believed to be from the Los Angeles area were riding off-road motorcycles on Dixie Mine Road about 5:30 or 6 Sunday afternoon when one

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EAGLE MOUNTAIN MEGADUMP TRASHED, ONCE AND FOR ALL

Efforts by a subsidiary of Kaiser Ventures to establish a huge landfill operation at Eagle Mountain have received a succession of legal setbacks in recent years. A decision made earlier this week appears to be the final nail in the coffin. We mix our metaphors, as Dan Stork reports that

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“ACTRESS” AT THEATRE 29

The debut of a new original play, featuring an award-winning local author and a top cast from Los Angeles stages, opened at Theatre 29 last night. Reporter Corrisa Evans says get tickets today for this very unique theatrical experience… Theatre 29 will debut the second of their special “Original Play”

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