3 WOMEN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULTS

Three local women were arrested Thursday in separate incidents, accused of various assaults. Shortly before 2 a.m., Chelsey Gibson, 21, was arguing with her husband in the 6500 block of Morongo Road in Twentynine Palms, when he said she bit him. After an investigation, Chelsey Gibson was arrested on suspicion

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SUMMER CLOUDS

In the midst of the continuing heat, we are teased – and occasionally blessed with relief – by celestial billows. Ranger Pam Tripp talks about summer clouds… They gently move in, sometimes from the east, sometimes from the west. And sometimes they just seem to stall and gather off in

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3 WOMEN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULTS

Three local women were arrested Thursday in separate incidents, accused of various assaults. Shortly before 2 a.m., Chelsey Gibson, 21, was arguing with her husband in the 6500 block of Morongo Road in Twentynine Palms, when he said she bit him. After an investigation, Chelsey Gibson was arrested on suspicion

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SOS NEEDS SHUTTLE DRIVERS TOMORROW

Soldiers Organized Services, or SOS, needs volunteer drivers to transport Marines from the Palm Springs Airport to the base in Twentynine Palms on Sunday. Drivers are needed between 4 and 10 p.m. Drivers would pick up the Marines at the Palm Springs USO, just north of the main entrance to

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MORONGO UNIFIED ADMINISTRATIVE CHANGES

The Morongo Unified School District will be making four administrative changes at the principal level for the coming school year. According to retiring Superintendent of Schools Jim Majchrzak, Twentynine Palms High School Principal Amy Woods will become the Director of Secondary Curriculum for the District. Replacing her at TPHS will

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“PERILS OF GOLDILOCKS” CONTINUES AT THEATRE 29

The “Perils of Goldilocks” is in the second week of its run at Theatre 29. Special Assignment Reporter Les Taylor says it’s just right for everyone… ”The Perils of Goldilocks,” the popular summer youth theatre production now on stage at Theatre29 in Twentynine Palms, continues to delight audiences young and

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“PERILS OF GOLDILOCKS” CONTINUES AT THEATRE 29

The “Perils of Goldilocks” is in the second week of its run at Theatre 29. Special Assignment Reporter Les Taylor says it’s just right for everyone… ”The Perils of Goldilocks,” the popular summer youth theatre production now on stage at Theatre29 in Twentynine Palms, continues to delight audiences young and

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SOS NEEDS SHUTTLE DRIVERS TOMORROW

Soldiers Organized Services, or SOS, needs volunteer drivers to transport Marines from the Palm Springs Airport to the base in Twentynine Palms on Sunday. Drivers are needed between 4 and 10 p.m. Drivers would pick up the Marines at the Palm Springs USO, just north of the main entrance to

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MORONGO UNIFIED ADMINISTRATIVE CHANGES

The Morongo Unified School District will be making four administrative changes at the principal level for the coming school year. According to retiring Superintendent of Schools Jim Majchrzak, Twentynine Palms High School Principal Amy Woods will become the Director of Secondary Curriculum for the District. Replacing her at TPHS will

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FREE MEAL TOMORROW IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Food for Life, a non-profit ministry designed to feed the hungry, will be serving a free meal from 3 to 5 every Saturday afternoon at the Little Church of the Desert Community Hall in Twentynine Palms. Volunteers from the Spirit and Truth Worship Center will serve up baked chicken with

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“THE PERILS OF GOLDILOCKS” CONTINUES AT THEATRE 29

“The Perils of Goldilocks” continues at Theatre 29 this weekend. This delightful summer youth production is under the direction of John Wright and features a cast of 20 with Marissa Thomas in the title role. Act one tells the story of Goldilocks, with a few new characters thrown in, while

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OPENING RECEPTION TONIGHT FOR SUMMER SCORCHER ART

“It’s Gonna Be a Scorcher! – Impressions of Summer Heat” is the theme for the Art in Public Places summer exhibition at the Twentynine Palms Visitor Center and Gallery in downtown Twentynine Palms. The opening reception will be tonight, from 5:30 to 7:30, with refreshments and music. The show will

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SOS NEEDS SHUTTLE DRIVERS FOR MARINES ON SUNDAY

Soldiers Organized Services, or SOS, needs volunteer drivers to transport Marines from the Palm Springs Airport to the base in Twentynine Palms on Sunday. Drivers are needed between 4 and 10 p.m. Drivers would pick up the Marines at the Palm Springs USO, just north of the main entrance to

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RESIDENTS RECEIVING FIRE TAX BILLS

Bills are going out from the state for last year’s fire prevention tax. Reporter Dan Stork explains what you’re obliged to do with them, as well as how to appeal them…

The Board of Forestry adopted new boundary lines in May that will exclude some property owners from fee assessment

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JOB FAIR ANNOUNCED FOR NEW TURTLE ROCK CASINO IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

The desert’s newest casino, Tortoise Rock in Twentynine Palms, will hold its first job fair Tuesday, July 23 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will take place at the Little Church of the Desert located at 6079 Adobe Road in Twentynine Palms. Interviews will be held on site,

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BURRTEC REGULAR THURSDAY PICKUP TO BE FRIDAY

Burrtec Waste and Recycling Services will be closed in Independence Day, July 4. Waste and recycling collection will be delayed by one day for the remainder of the week.

NO MBTA BUS SERVICE ON FOURTH OF JULY

The Morongo Basin Transit Authority will NOT operate service on Thursday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day and will resume its regularly scheduled service on Friday, July 5.

“PERILS OF GOLDILOCKS” FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, SUNDAY MATINEE

Theatre 29 is offering “The Perils of Goldilocks” in air-conditioned comfort this Friday and Saturday evening and a Sunday matinee this weekend. Special correspondent Les Taylor says the funny show is not just for kids……. “The Perils of Goldilocks,” the popular summer youth theater production now on stage at Theatre

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NEW COOK BILL PRIORITIZES VETERAN’S CLAIMS

A backlog of veterans’ claims led Congressman Paul Cook to introduce a measure to expedite the most urgent cases. Reporter Dan Stork describes the new bill…

Representative Paul Cook of Yucca Valley has presented the Prioritizing Urgent Claims for Veterans Act, H.R. 2382, to the House Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on

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KEEP YOUR DOGS SAFE DURING 4TH OF JULY FESTIVITIES

When the fireworks boom for the Independence Day celebration, it’s a lot of fun for people, but not for your dogs. Managing editor Tami Roleff says keep your dogs safe during the Third and Fourth of July events… While most people love the fireworks on the Fourth of July, the

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