HI-DESERT WATER DISTRICT MEETS TONIGHT

The Hi-Desert Water District Board meets tonight, Managing Editor Tami Roleff checks the agenda….

The Hi-Desert Water District Board of Directors will hold its regular meeting at 6:00 tonight. Among the items on the consent agenda, the directors will be given a financial review of the water district. The Board

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LA CONTENTA MIDDLE SCHOOL SHOWCASE TONIGHT

Students of La Contenta Middle School will hold their second annual La Contenta Lion Showcase tonight, June 4. Students will perform on stage, display their artwork, showcase their written work, and show off projects. The doors open at 5 p.m. and the show starts at 6 p.m. The Showcase will

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL MEETS TONIGHT, MAY NAME NEW MANAGER

The Yucca Valley Town Council meets in regular and then closed session tonight. A full meeting sees a slurry seal contract, 2014-15 budget, partnerships, and just maybe a new Town Manager. Managing Editor Tami Roleff takes a closer look… The Yucca Valley Town Council will begin its meeting tonight with

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LOCAL CHP OFFICER GETS CALIFORNIA HERO AWARD

A Morongo Basin CHP officer received an award Saturday in Sacramento from the California Chapter of Mothers against Drunk Driving. Officer Jake Griffith of Yucca Valley was honored by Mothers Against Drunk Driving for his outstanding work as a drug recognition expert, or DRE. A drug recognition expert, by examining

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RUMMAGE SALE AT EVANGELICAL FREE CHURCH THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

The Evangelical Free Church in Yucca Valley will hold a rummage sale from Thursday, June 5, through Saturday, June 7. The church is located at 6804 Mohawk Trail. The sale features large items such as exercise equipment and furniture, kids’ clothes/toys, adult clothes and shoes, small items, kitchen supplies, tools,

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VETERANS’ SEVICES BEING OFFERED LOCALLY

The County Veterans Affairs Office in San Bernardino sends a service representative to the Morongo Basin two days a week. Misty Taylor is at the County Building, 56357 Pima Trail, in Yucca Valley every Tuesday from 9 to 3. Taylor visits Twentynine Palms twice a week. On Wednesdays, she is

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PACIFIC CLINICS OFFERING CHILDREN’S INTENSIVE SERVICES

Troubled children and families have resources here in the Morongo Basin offering support and help. Managing Editor Tami Roleff tells you who to call…. The Children’s Intensive Services, or CIS, strives to support the family unit, engage the family in treatment, and reduce the risk of out-of-the-home placement, significant school

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PACIFIC CLINICS OFFERING AN ARRAY OF RESOURCES LOCALLY

As a public service, Z107.7 News is publicizing the availability of a wide range of programs that focus on areas of mental and behavioral health. Reporter Dan Stork describes the Pacific Clinics Family Resource Center… The Pacific Clinics Family Resource Center in Yucca Valley offers various programs that are tailored

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CACTUS SEWABLES MEET MONDAY

Cactus Sewables Quilt Guild will meet Monday, June 2, in the Yucca Room of the Yucca Valley Community Center. Doors open at 12:30 p.m.; the meeting begins at 1 p.m. This will be their last meeting until September.

DINOSAURS ON DISPLAY AT THE HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM

A new exhibit opens today at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley. Reporter Taylor Thacker says “Hatching the Past” looks at the life of dinosaurs….. The Hi-Desert Nature Museum will present a new temporary exhibition, “Hatching the Past,” on display May 30 through September 22. This exhibit takes a

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NEXT ROUND OF YUCCA VALLEY HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION STARTS MONDAY

Just when you thought road construction on Highway 62 was finally done in Yucca Valley, a new project is scheduled to start Monday, June 2. The Highway 62 Traffic and Pedestrian Improvements project will include construction of curbs, gutters, sidewalks, and raised median islands from Apache to Palm Avenues. In

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MENTAL CRISIS WALK-IN CLINIC OPEN 24/7 IN YUCCA VALLEY

A walk-in clinic for urgent mental health services is now open 24/7 in Yucca valley. Reporter Sara Snyder tells you how to get this valuable service… The Crisis Walk-In Clinic, or CWIC, provides urgent mental health services to residents of the Morongo Basin. Some of the services CWIC offers are

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MORONGO BASIN YOUTH SOCCER REGISTRATION IN YUCCA VALLEY

The Morongo Basin Youth Soccer Association will register players on the next three Saturdays at the Yucca Valley Community Center. Parents may register their children from 10 to 3 May 31, June 7, and June 14. The cost is $90 per player and birth certificates are required for both new

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION HEARS WIDE-RANGING VIEWS ON HOME OCCUPATION PERMITS

Between 40 and 50 people turned out last night for a public workshop held by the Yucca Valley Planning Commission on home occupation permits. The residents split up into small groups—with the Planning Commissioners roving around and listening and participating in the discussion—and talked about what they felt should—and shouldn’t

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ARRESTED FOR LEWD, DRUNKEN INCIDENT AT COMMUNITY CENTER

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Monday evening after he started harassing several girls at the Yucca Valley Community Center. According to a Sheriff’s report, Michael Clark, 43, was drunk and with his young son at the community center when he started touching the girls in an inappropriate manner. Boys

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL RENNAISSANCE ADADEMIC AWARDS TONIGHT

The Yucca Valley High School’s Annual Renaissance Academic Awards Night will be held tonight at 6:30 p.m. in the Trojan Gymnasium. The Jazz Band, under the direction of Bill Barrett, will perform at 6:00 p.m. The award program will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Yucca Valley High School students will be

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YUCCA VALLEY WOMAN ARRESTED FOR FELONY CHILD ABUSE, 5-YEAR-OLD IN COMA

A Yucca Valley woman was placed under arrest Thursday after investigation of a baby brought to the hospital with severe head injuries. The Sheriff’s Department said on May 18, deputies responded to the home of Hannah Thompson, 21, in the 8600 block of Palomar Avenue in Yucca Valley with Fire

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SHERIFF’S HELICOPTER USED TO CATCH MAN EVADING ARREST FRIDAY

A Yucca Valley Man was arrested Friday afternoon after a Sheriff’s helicopter and deputies were called in to search for him. About 11:30, a Deputy on routine patrol in the Paradise Valley neighborhood of Yucca Valley when he spotted David Vasquez, 40. When Vasquez saw the deputy he took off

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THE WINNERS OF THE 64TH ANNUAL GRUBSTAKE DAYS PARADE

The 64th annual Grubstake Days Parade was held Saturday at a new route in Yucca Valley. The parade went east on Onaga Trail from Church Street to Sage Avenue. Organizers reported a moderate turnout along the parade route. The Yucca Valley Chamber of Commerce released the judged winners of the

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION HOME OCCUPATION WORKSHOP TONIGHT

The public is invited to a meeting tonight to discuss the criteria for a home occupation permit in the Town of Yucca Valley. Managing editor Tami Roleff has your invitation… The Yucca Valley Planning Commission will hold a public workshop tonight to discuss regulations for home businesses. The commission is

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