TWO MEN TRACKED FROM YUCCA VALLEY BURGLARY AND ARRESTED

Two men were arrested Thursday for a burglary in Yucca Valley. According to a Sheriff’s report, the residents of a home in the 54600 block of Martinez Trail came home about 2:30 p.m. and discovered the sliding door in the back of the home had been shattered. After performing a

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AUDITIONS FOR “JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT” AT THEATRE 29

Theatre 29 is holding auditions for the hit musical, “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” tonight for 12 male and 8 to 10 female singer/dancers. With all the details, here’s reporter Rebecca Havely…

The story of Joseph and his many colored coat is a classic Bible story, told through song

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FAA ESTABLISHES MILITARY AIRSPACE OVER JOHNSON VALLEY FOR MARINE EXERCISE

The Federal Aviation Administration has approved a temporary special use airspace in support of an exercise taking place at the Marine Corps Air-Ground Combat Center in August. The temporary special use airspace allows the Marine Corps to undertake required, large-scale, combined-arms and maneuver training during the exercise. This temporary special

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YUCCA VALLEY REVENUE OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE MEETS TONIGHT

The residents charged with overseeing the spending of new sales tax revenue for the Town of Yucca Valley meet tonight. Managing Editor Tami Roleff has details…

The Yucca Valley Revenue Measure Oversight Commission will meet tonight. Among the items on the agenda, the commission will be asked to provide a

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FILM “THE KID’S MENU” TO BE SCREENED IN YUCCA VALLEY TOMORROW

The documentary “The Kids Menu” will be shown at the Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 8035 Church Street in Yucca Valley preceded by a light vegetarian meal tomorrow, Tuesday, July 11, at 6:00 p.m. “The Kids Menu” is a feature documentary from the team that brought you “Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead.”

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BOOK SIGNING AT CAMPBELL HOUSE IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW A RARE OPPORTUNITY

The Joshua Tree National Park Association invites you to a rare opportunity. Reporter Eric Knabe provides the details…

On July 11, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m., Larry Dilsaver will be at the Campbell House to give a short lecture followed by a book signing. In his newly released book, “Preserving

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RED CROSS NEEDS BLOOD DONATIONS

An emergency call for blood has been issued by The American Red Cross. With more here’s reporter Anthony Abraria…

The American Red Cross is facing a critical blood shortage and has issued an emergency call for blood and platelet donors of all types. During the last two months, about 61,000

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ADD ICE TO YOUR CELL PHONE

Adding an In Case of Emergency, or ICE, contact to your cell phone can help emergency personnel contact your friends or loved ones if you are badly injured in an accident and can’t speak for yourself. Reporter Edica Gonzalez explains this simple idea…

Your emergency contact person should be someone

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TILES AVAILABLE FOR THEATRE 29 SERENITY GARDEN

Theatre 29 has big plans for its new Serenity Patio just to the east of the theater building. This area includes a giant Simi Dabah sculpture, reminiscent of the iconic Comedy and Drama masks, a beautiful garden, and seating area. Managing editor Tami Roleff says that you, too, can be

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MORONGO BASIN SEXUAL ASSAULT SERVICES SEEKS VOLUNTEERS

Volunteers are being sought for Morongo Basin Sexual Assault Services. A few minutes of your time can help someone take back years of their life. Every two minutes, another woman, man or child is sexually assaulted and the effects can be devastating. Morongo Basin Sexual Assault Services offers free state

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TWO MEN ACCUSED IN YUCCA VALLEY BURGLARY

Two men were arrested Thursday for a burglary in Yucca Valley. According to a Sheriff’s report, the residents of a home in the 54600 block of Martinez Trail came home about 2:30 p.m. and discovered the sliding door in the back of the home had been shattered. After performing a

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JOSHUA TREE HIGHLANDS ART EXHIBITION TODAY

The Joshua Tree Highlands Artist Residency will hold a free art exhibition today. A preview is set for 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. and the evening showing is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The exhibition will include works by artists Ryan Parra, Marium Rana and Tom Birkner with a

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TURN AROUND, DON’T DROWN

With a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms today and Sunday, there is a chance of flash flood. Flash floods can strike any time and any place with little or no warning. In mountainous or flat terrain, distant rain may be channeled into gullies and ravines, turning a wash into rampaging

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ART RECEPTION TONIGHT IN JOSHUA TREE

Gallery 62 will hold an opening reception for its July art show during the Second Saturday art crawl, tonight, July 8. Featured artists for the exhibition, “Territory Extraordinary,” are Cory Hamilton, Snake Jagger, Aaron Moshier, Ron Turner, and James Hagerty. The reception is set for Saturday, 6 to 8 p.m.

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TAKE PRECAUTIONS WHEN HIKING IN THE SUMMER HEAT

If you’re planning a hike in the summer heat at Joshua Tree National Park be sure to take the essential precautions. Here with some helpful hiking tips is Park Ranger George Land…

Hot summer weather is upon us, but that doesn’t mean you have to give up hiking in the

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COOLING CENTERS IN THE MORONGO BASIN

With temperatures well above 100 degrees this weekend, residents can go to cooling centers to get out of the heat. Managing editor Tami Roleff lists where the cooling centers are…

Residents are reminded that pets are vulnerable to high temperatures too. Some signs of heat distress can include heavy panting,

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CAMPFIRE TALK TONIGHT IN JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK

Park rangers from Joshua Tree National Park will hold an evening campfire talk in the park Saturday night. There are many creatures who come out after the sun goes down. Join a ranger for a 45-minute presentation to learn about animals who are active at night. The talk will be

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TWO MEN ACCUSED OF YUCCA VALLEY BURGLARY

Two men were arrested Thursday for a burglary in Yucca Valley. According to a Sheriff’s report, the residents of a home in the 54600 block of Martinez Trail came home about 2:30 p.m. and discovered the sliding door in the back of the home had been shattered. After performing a

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EXCESSIVE HEAT AND AIR QUALITY WARNINGS IN THE MORONGO BASIN

The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for today and tomorrow. Temperatures are expected to reach 110 to 120 degrees in the lower elevations with lows of 80 to 90 degrees. The intense heat may create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are likely; especially for

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CRITICAL BLOOD SHORTAGE, RED CROSS NEEDS BLOOD DONATIONS

With a national blood shortage, the Red Cross is urging blood donors to answer an emergency call. Reporter Anthony Abraria tells you how to help…

The American Red Cross is facing a critical blood shortage and has issued an emergency call for blood and platelet donors of all types. During

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