SKY’S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY TOMORROW

Sky’s the Limit will host a star party Saturday, November 21. The star party will start at the Twentynine Palms observatory about 5:45 p.m. and end about 9 p.m. The highlight of the evening will be the dramatic craters and mountains on the bright gibbous moon. Check Sky’s The Limit’s

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TENDER LOVING CHRISTMAS BLANKET DONATIONS

Tender Loving Christmas is collecting donations to distribute to convalescent homes residents. Assignment reporter David Knutson has more… Tender Loving Christmas is asking for blanket donations for their donation to convalescent homes for the holidays. If you can help by donating any knitted, crocheted, or sewn blankets, you can drop

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GOSPEL CONCERT IN YUCCA VALLEY SATURDAY NIGHT

The Seventh Day Adventist Church will hold a free gospel concert Saturday at 6 p.m. In addition to local talent, Pastor Curtis Wright—a world-class banjo player and fourth-generation musician—will be featured. Besides the banjo, Wright plays the violin, mandolin, harmonica, guitar and the Indian flute, and has played with Buck

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO HELP WITH THANKSGIVING MEAL IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Volunteers are needed for the annual Betty Garret Thanksgiving meal at Little Church of the Desert in Twentynine Palms. Volunteers are needed to work on Thanksgiving Day, November 26, to decorate, serve the meals in the hall, as well as deliver meals. If you are interested in volunteering, call Teresa

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MORONGO BASIN TRANSIT ATHORITY 100 DAYS COLLISION FREE

For the second time this year, the Morongo Basin Transit Authority has marked 100 days without a collision or injury. As of Thursday, November 12, MBTA operators and maintenance employees have not been involved in a preventable collision, nor has there been any injury that could have been prevented. In

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COUNTY PAYS $3.75 MILLION IN FATAL CAR CRASH INVOLVING MORONGO BASIN SHERIFF'S DEPUTY

Z107.7 News has learned that the County Board of Supervisors approved a $3.75 million settlement with the widow and children of a Twentynine Palms man who was killed in a traffic collision with a Sheriff’s deputy 2 ½ years ago, but due to squabbling among the family, the settlement hasn’t

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MARINE KILLED IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CAR CRASH

A 19-year-old Marine stationed at the Marine Base in Twentynine Palms was killed early Wednesday morning in a car crash in Tulare County. According to the California Highway Patrol, Layne Johnson, a private first class armorer with VMU-1, was driving northbound on Highway 99 near Traver when he apparently fell

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DRUG TAKE-BACK DAY TOMORROW AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER

The Hi-Desert Medical Center is holding another drug take-back day tomorrow. Assignment reporter David Knutson has the details… Every year, thousands of pounds of prescription drugs end up in landfills, posing a danger to the environment. The Hi-Desert Medical Center is hosting a Drop-Off Event for unwanted prescription drugs and

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THREE JOSHUA TREE RESIDENTS ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH YUCCA VALLEY BURGLARIES

Three Joshua Tree residents were arrested Tuesday in connection with a burglary in Yucca Valley. During a follow-up investigation into the burglary, deputies went to a home in the 61500 block of Palm Vista Drive in Joshua Tree, where they found Christopher Harris, 37, Dawn Demaray, 23, and Tara Palkman,

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ARRESTED FOLLOWING SPOUSE ABUSE

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Tuesday afternoon, after a neighbor saw him punching a woman. According to a Sheriff’s report, a neighbor called to report that a man, identified as James Burke, 23, had pinned a woman down on the couch and was hitting her. When the neighbor confronted

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DAVID FALOSSI SCULPTURE INSTALLED IN JOSHUA TREE

A new treat for Joshua Tree residents and visitors. World-class Yucca Valley sculptor David Falossi has created a stone sculpture in the Turtle Island area. Reporter David Haldane spoke with Falossi…

“Spirit climb.” That’s the name of a new sculpture soon to be dedicated in downtown Joshua Tree. And

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SKY’S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY TOMORROW

Sky’s the Limit will host a star party Saturday, November 21. The star party will start at the Twentynine Palms observatory about 5:45 p.m. and end about 9 p.m. The highlight of the evening will be the dramatic craters and mountains on the bright gibbous moon. Check Sky’s The Limit’s

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JOSHUA TREE VFW SERVING EARLY THANKSGIVING DINNER TOMORROW

The Joshua Tree Veterans of Foreign Wars Post will offer a an early Thanksgiving dinner Saturday, November 21, from 2 to 5 p.m. The dinner includes turkey, vegetable, mashed potatoes, and gravy for $9. The VFW Post is located at 6402 Veterans Way in downtown Joshua Tree.

YUCCA VALLEY GOURD FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND

The annual gourd festival is going on in Yucca Valley this weekend. Assignment reporter Ashton Henry has your invitation… The seventh annual gourd festival is coming to Yucca Valley on Saturday, November 21, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, November 22,, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The free event

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TENDER LOVING CHRISTMAS NEEDS VOLUNTEERS

Tender Loving Christmas needs volunteers. Reporter David Knutson puts out the call…. So much to do, so little time do it. Tender Loving Christmas needs hundreds of volunteers for their 32nd annual Christmas Day feast at the Yucca Valley Community Center. Anyone interested in becoming a volunteer is invited to

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YARD AND VENDOR SALE IN FLAMINGO HEIGHTS TOMORROW

Saturday, November 21, the Flamingo Heights Community Association is having their yard, craft, vendor sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Many new vendors with great gift ideas, as well as some lovely yard sale items. The address is 55977 Perris Avenue, just west of Old Woman Springs.

GOSPEL CONCERT IN YUCCA VALLEY SATURDAY NIGHT

The Seventh Day Adventist Church will hold a free gospel concert Saturday at 6 p.m. In addition to local talent, Pastor Curtis Wright—a world-class banjo player and fourth-generation musician—will be featured. Besides the banjo, Wright plays the violin, mandolin, harmonica, guitar and the Indian flute, and has played with Buck

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UNDEFEATED TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM IN PLAYOFFS TONIGHT

The undefeated Twentynine Palms High School Wildcat football team will play in the second round CIF playoffs tonight. The team will travel over 300 miles to take on defending the CIF champion Nipomo Titans, who are 6 and 5. The game begins at 7 p.m. at Nipomo High School. Directions

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YUCCA VALLEY AND TWENTYNINE PALMS CROSS-COUNTRY TEAMS IN CIF-FINALS

Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, the Yucca Valley and Twentynine Palms High School cross-country teams will participate in the CIF finals meet in Walnut.

A SPATE OF BURGLARIES IN JOSHUA TREE

At least seven Joshua Tree residents reported burglaries Monday and Tuesday. According to Sheriff’s reports, a neighbor was notified by a security company about 3 p.m. Monday that a burglar alarm for a home in the 5800 block of Sunset Road had been activated. The neighbor saw that the back

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