JOSHUA TREE HIGHLANDS ARTIST AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE TOMORROW

A special treat for art students and the public at Copper Mountain College tomorrow. Reporter Mike Lipsitz invites you to a presentation from the current Joshua Tree Highland Artist in Residence… The artist in residence is the newest trend in opportunities or artists. Visual artist John Haverty will discuss the

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COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS MEET TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Chapter of the Compassionate Friends, a support group for parents who have experienced the death of a child, meets tomorrow, Wednesday, November 9, and every second Wednesday of the month from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Helen Gray Education Center, located on the campus of

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SIX DRUG RAIDS IN YUCCA VALLEY AND LANDERS NET 8 ARRESTS, 1400 PLANTS

Eight people were arrested, and more than 1400 marijuana plants and 19 pounds of marijuana were seized during six drug raids in Yucca Valley and Landers Friday. According to a Sheriff’s report, the Marijuana Enforcement Team and Sheriff’s deputies went to four homes in Landers: in the 2700 block of

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COUNTY RELEASES RESULTS OF ROAD SURVEY FOR SOME UNINCORPORATED AREAS

Back in July, property owners in Copper Mountain Mesa, Flamingo Heights, Landers, and Yucca Mesa were surveyed to determine their support for increases in road maintenance fees in return for improved service. In this report, Mike Lipsitz brings us survey results and some background… The San Bernardino County Special Districts

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AUDITIONS FOR “SYLVIA” A COMEDY OF TAIL-WAGGING PROPORTIONS, AT THEATRE 29

The 2017 season opener at Theatre 29 is the hilarious comedy by A. R. Gurney, “Sylvia.” Director Eddie Tucker has set open auditions. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… “Sylvia” is a smart, silly, sophisticated, and occasionally salty comedy about relationships, nature, and growing older. Open auditions are set for

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THEATRE 29 ANNOUNCES BOARD ELECTIONS IN DECEMBER

The all-volunteer board of directors of the non-profit Theatre 29 will be reorganizing early next month and is looking for those interested in serving. Theatre 29 hold its annual board of directors elections and reorganization December 13, at 6 p.m. at the theater facility, 73637 Sullivan Road in Twentynine Palms.

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FOOD FOR LIFE LOOKING FOR THANKSGIVING VOLUNTEERS

Food for life, a faith-based Twentynine Palms non-profit group who provides meals for low-income families and individuals, needs volunteers to help with its Thanksgiving meal. Managing editor Tami Roleff tells you how to pitch in… Food for Life is gearing up for the holidays and looking for volunteers for the

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TODDLER BOOT CAMP AT THE JOSHUA TREE LIBRARY TOMORROW

The Joshua Tree Library is offering Toddler Boot Camp and pre-school story time. Preschool story time is on Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m. The theme for this week’s preschool story time is the letter “L” for ladybug. Toddler Boot Camp is every Wednesday through November 16 at 11:00 a.m. Toddler boot

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VENDOR SPACES AVAILABLE FOR SATURDAY UNITED METHODIST STREET MARKET

The Twentynine Palms United Methodist Church will hold a street market Saturday, November 12. Applications are still being taken for vendors. Spaces are $10 each. The street market will have food, arts, crafts, and household goods. To reserve a space, call 760-367-7338, Tuesday through Friday from 9 to noon.

TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL INTERACT CLUB THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE

The Rotary-sponsored Interact Club at Twentynine Palms High School believes no one should miss out on Thanksgiving dinner. Kirby Davis tells how you can help the club help those in need… The Twentynine Palms High School Interact Club wants to provide a complete Thanksgiving meal to 350 needy families this

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL WINS 12TH CONSECUTIVE BATTLE OF THE BELL

The Twentynine Palms Wildcats won their 12th consecutive contest over Yucca Valley 41-22, in the 49th annual Kiwanis Club Battle of the Bell. The Wildcats now lead the series overall with 31 wins. With the victory, the ’Cats finished in second place in the De Anza league with a 7-3

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HOW TO RETURN BALLOTS IN TIME FOR TUESDAY’S ELECTION

Area residents who are voting by mail must return their ballots to the county elections office in time for Tuesday’s election. The ballots may be mailed, but must be postmarked on or before Tuesday, November 8, and received within three business days following the election. To ensure your ballot is

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YUCCA VALLEY TO HOST VETERANS’ DAY TRIBUTE FRIDAY

Yucca Valley will host the Morongo Basin Veterans’ Tribute Friday, November 11, at the north side of the Yucca Valley Community Center. The event begins with a free breakfast at 8 a.m. in the Yucca Valley Senior Center for veterans, military, and public safety personnel and their families. The tribute

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QUARTERLY TRANSITION JOSHUA TREE MEETING TODAY

A quarterly membership meeting is planned today by Transition Joshua Tree. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has the details… Transition Joshua Tree invites you to learn about the Transition movement at a quarterly Membership Meeting and Potluck on Sunday, November 6 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Center for Healthy

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RETIRED TEACHERS TO MEET NOVEMBER 11

The California Retired Teachers Association will meet Friday, November 11, at 10:00 a.m. at the Helen Gray Center on Whitefeather Road in Joshua Tree. Twentynine Palms Junior High ROTC will present the Colors, and association members and families who have served in the U.S. Armed Services will be recognized and

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FEE FREE DAYS AT JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK

The National Park Service celebrates their centennial and offers a fee free day. Park Ranger Pam Tripp has more… The National Park Service turns 100 years old this year and wants everyone to celebrate. All national parks will waive entrance fees on November 11 for Veterans Day. At Joshua Tree

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THE ST. JOSEPH’S PLAYERS “THE KITCHEN WITCHES” SET TO OPEN

The St. Joseph’s Players’ production of “The Kitchen Witches” will have you in stitches! The show opens next Saturday, November 12 at St. Joseph Church in Yucca Valley. The Opening Night Gala will feature pre-curtain and intermission activities starting at 6 p.m., including heavy hors d’oeuvres, drinks, a prize raffle,

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MOTORCYCLIST INJURED, ARRESTED, IN DUI CRASH IN MORONGO VALLEY THURSDAY

A motorcyclist was arrested for suspected driving under the influence following a crash in Morongo Valley Thursday afternoon. About 4:20, Anthony Demars, 47, of Morongo Valley, was riding his 2014 Honda motorcycle westbound in the number 1 lane of the highway. The California Highway Patrol notes that due to Demars’

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MOJAVE STAR PARTY IN MOJAVE NATIONAL PRESERVE THIS SATURDAY

A National Park Service centennial star party brings a unique opportunity for local desert lovers this weekend. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells you how to hang out with the cool kids… California’s desert communities continue to celebrate the National Park Service centennial and highlight the region’s protected public lands with free

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL INTERACT CLUB HOLDING THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE

The Rotary-sponsored Interact Club at Twentynine Palms High School believes no one should miss out on Thanksgiving dinner. Kirby Davis tells how you can help the club help those in need… The Twentynine Palms High School Interact Club wants to provide a complete Thanksgiving meal to 350 needy families this

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