PENNIES FOR PATIENTS

The Twentynine Palms High School fundraiser for Leukemia is back. ROP broadcasting student Hugh Carpenter has more… Twentynine Palms High School’s annual fundraiser for leukemia patients known as “Pennies for Patients” is back in action for the month of February. And with a rewarding incentive system now in action, Twentynine

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HARRISON HOUSE TO OFFER PERMACULTURE LECTURE

Harrison House Music and Arts is adding “Ecology” to its name, and as its first major event, it will host a three-day permaculture lecture in April. To prepare for the lecture, Harrison House is holding a work party March 5 and 6, in which those interested in permaculture will prepare

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29 PALMS ART GALLERY MEMBERS URGED TO SUBMIT FOR EXHIBIT

Members of the 29 Palms Art Gallery are urged to submit their works for an upcoming exhibit. Managing editor Tammi Rolloff has all the details… Twentynine Palms Artist Guild members are invited to enter art in the gallery’s annual judged members’ show. Intake days are Sunday, February 28, from 3

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GROVES CABIN THEATER EXTENDS RUN OF “THE SEAHORSE”

Due to the success of the current show at The Groves Cabin Theatre, they have decided to add a performance to the run of “The Seahorse”. The two-actor play features Scott Cutler and Rebecca Havely, directed by award winning actor/director Abe Daniels. Z107.7’s Tami Roloff said of the play, “The

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JOSHUA TREE’S CENTENNIAL HIKING CHALLENGE

If you’re up for a challenge, this is for you. Joshua Tree National Par is sponsoring a centennial hiking challenge. Here’s Park Ranger Pam Tripp with all the details… Joshua Tree National Park is sponsoring a Centennial Hiking Challenge in honor of the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service

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FIRE EXPLORER MEETINGS

Future fire fighters can get involved now by attending fire explorer meetings. ROP broadcasting student Malisha Martinez has more… Twentynine Palms fire explorers is a great way to get involved in the community to be a future firefighter. Meetings are twice a week on both Monday and Saturday in Twentynine

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FREE GOSPEL CONCERT TONIGHT

The Seventh Day Adventist Church in Yucca Valley will hold a free gospel concert tonight, at 6 p.m. The concert will feature Curtis Wright and Friends. The church is located at 8035 Church Street.

YUCCA VALLEY FLUTE CIRCLE MEETS TONIGHT

Yucca Valley Flute Circle meets today from 4 to 6 p.m. at Rainbow Stew in Yucca Valley. Flute makers Marvin and Jonette Yazzie will share insights into making and playing Native American flutes. Marvin Yazzie, a Navajo Nation Tribal member, and his wife Jonette, were raised in the Four Corners

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SKY’S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY TONIGHT

Sky’s the Limit Observatory and Nature Center will hold its weekly star party tonight, February 27. The event begins at 6:15 p.m. and will end about 10:15 p.m. Volunteers will set up manual and battery-operated telescopes and guests may use them or bring their own. Jupiter will be bright and

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CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT TO BE FILED AGAINST  SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY JAILS 

The Prison Law Office will file a class action lawsuit in federal court Monday, February 29 alleging that the conditions in the San Bernardino County Jails violate the U.S. constitution. The County of San Bernardino denies the allegations, but has been working with the Prison Law Office for more than

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11-YEAR-OLD SUSPECTED OF SETTING A FIRE IN A LOCAL SCHOOL

Sheriff’s deputies cited an 11-year-old Twentynine Palms boy they suspect set a fire in a restroom at school Wednesday afternoon. According to the Sheriff’s Department, the boy, who was not identified due to his age, asked to use the restroom at Bright Futures Academy, in the 5400 block of Luckie

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THE DROUGHT CONTINUES, SOME WATER-SAVING TIPS

If you thought El Nino would miraculously solve the severe California Drought, it did not. Mandatory Water Restrictions continue here in our Morongo Basin. Reporter Rebecca Havely has some water saving tips… It’s been said many times, and will be said again and again: water equals life in the desert.

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COLLEGE HEALTH SCIENCES AND NURSING OPEN HOUSE TOMORROW

Copper Mountain College Health Sciences and Nursing Departments are hosting an open house tomorrow, Saturday February 27, from 9 a.m. to noon in the 200 Quad to promote the Health Sciences Programs. Community liaisons, clinical partners, and many other representatives will be in attendance during this educational event. CMC will

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FULL SERVICE MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES OFFERED LOCALLY

Services are now available locally for residents experiencing severe mental health issues. Reporter David Knutson tells you how to get help from the Full Service Partnerships… Full Service Partnerships provide the most intensive level of services for consumers with serious mental illness who are experiencing severe impacts on their level

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PRICE OF GAS GOING UP RAPIDLY, WE’LL TELL YOU WHY

If you’ve been enjoying our falling gasoline prices you’d better fill up, because experts say prices will jump about 30 cents today and will keep on climbing. Consumer Watchdog warns that gas prices on the street will spike after the Los Angeles wholesale market jumped 52 cents per gallon Thursday.

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COUNTY OFFERS FREE TAX PREPARATION SERVICES

San Bernardino County offers free tax preparation services to eligible individuals and families. Managing editor Tami Roleff fills in the details… If your household earned income was less than $54,000 in 2015, you may be eligible for free tax help from the county through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.

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YUCCA VALLEY FLUTE CIRCLE MEETS TOMORROW

Yucca Valley Flute Circle meets this Saturday, February 27, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Rainbow Stew in Yucca Valley. Flutemakers Marvin and Jonette Yazzie will share insights into making and playing Native American flutes. Marvin Yazzie, a Navajo Nation Tribal member, and his wife Jonette, were raised in the

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SKY’S THE LIMIT STAR PARTY TOMORROW NIGHT

Sky’s the Limit Observatory and Nature Center will hold its weekly star party Saturday night, February 27. The event begins at 6:15 p.m. and will end about 10:15 p.m. Volunteers will set up manual and battery-operated telescopes and guests may use them or bring their own. Jupiter will be bright

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FREE GOSPEL CONCERT TOMORROW

The Seventh Day Adventist Church in Yucca Valley will hold a free gospel concert Saturday, February 27, at 6 p.m. The concert will feature Curtis Wright and Friends. The church is located at 8035 Church Street.

SPAGHETTI DINNER AT VFW TONIGHT

The Joshua Tree Veterans of Foreign Wars Post will offer a spaghetti dinner tonight, from 4 to 6, complete with salad and garlic bread, for $7. The Joshua Tree VFW post is located on Veterans Way north of the highway in downtown Joshua Tree.