COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE HOSTING 49 BUCK ART SALE SATURDAY

Copper Mountain College’s Fine Arts Program is again hosting the 49 Bucks Art Sale. Reporter Eric Knabe has all the artistic details… On December 2, at 4 p.m., artists from across the basin have donated their artistic talents towards over one hundred, 5 x 7 inch canvases, which will be

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COLLEGE SPORTS

The Copper Mountain College men’s basketball team swept all three games in the three-day, eight-team Home Motors Tournament at Allan Hancock College in Santa Maria last weekend. The Fighting Cacti won their first game Friday night against Yuba College, 83-77. Saturday, the men played Victor Valley and won 62-55, and

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE FESTIVAL OF WREATHS THIS SUNDAY

Copper Mountain College Foundation will host the 8th Annual Festival of Wreaths this Sunday, November 19. Reporter Eric Knabe has all the festive details… This event is the official start of the holiday season for the Morongo Basin, to raise money for local college students. The afternoon consists of a

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BASKETBALL TONIGHT

In college sports, the Copper Mountain College men’s and women’s basketball teams will play a double-header tonight against Imperial Valley College. The women will play their home opener in the Bell Center gym at 5 p.m., followed by the men at 7 p.m.

COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BOARD TAKES UP ARTICULATION

Copper Mountain College Board of Trustees will meet tomorrow. Reporter Eric Knabe fills us in on details… The Board of Trustees’ meeting will begin at 2:30 p.m. with a closed session meeting to discuss labor negotiations, they will then reconvene at 3 p.m. to open session. Following regular reports and

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INAUGURAL HOME BASKETBALL GAME AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE SATURDAY

Copper Mountain College will host its inaugural basketball game in the Bell Center Gymnasium, in Joshua Tree this Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 6 pm against Santa Monica College. There will be a double header against Imperial Valley College Tuesday, November 14, 2017 with the first women’s home game at

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ARTS CONNECTION ANNUAL CONFERENCE SATURDAY

Arts Connection, announces their fourth annual conference, “Site Specific: Creating Opportunities for Arts and Culture”. Reporter Eric Knabe has the details on this creative confluence… Arts Connection, the Arts Council of San Bernardino County will hold their fourth annual conference Saturday, September 30 in the Bell Center at Copper Mountain

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DARK SKY PARK CELEBRATION FOR JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK

Joshua Tree National Park has been designated an International Dark Sky Park by the International Dark Sky Association. A celebration of the designation is set for Saturday, August 12, at Copper Mountain College.

Representatives from the park and the community will be on hand to talk about the star gazing

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COLLEGE BOARD MEETS: REORGANIZATION AND TRUCK DRIVING CLASSES

Tomorrow looks to be a busy day for the Copper Mountain College board of trustees, starting with a board reorganization. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has this overview…

The Copper Mountain College board of trustees convene the regular monthly meeting at 2:30 p.m. tomorrow. And right off, trustees will adjourn to a

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CELEBRATION OF LIFE SET FOR SUSAN LUCKIE REILLY

A celebration of life service has been set for Susan Luckie Reilly. Susan Luckie Reilly, a long-time resident of Twentynine Palms, died June 22, on her 101st birthday. The service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at the Bell Center on the campus of Copper Mountain College in Joshua Tree.

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE TO AWARD 227 DEGREES

This spring, Copper Mountain College will award 227 degrees. The 2017 graducating class for vocational and registered nursing programs will be honored during a pinning ceremony followed by commecement. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has details… Copper Mountain College will recognize this year’s vocational and registered nursing program graduates during the time-honored

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FINAL BLACK ROCK SYMPOSIUM ON PARK PARTNERSHIPS TOMORROW

The popular Black Rock Symposium will continue on Friday, May 19, with a panel that will discuss partnerships between national parks and other organizations. Managing editor Tami Roleff has more… The fifth and final event in the popular Black Rock symposium will feature a panel that will discuss “Joshua Tree

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BOARD MEETS TOMORROW

Copper Mountain College Board of Trustees will meet tomorrow. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells us what’s on the agenda… Following a 2:30 closed session on contract renewal for President/ Superintendent Jeff Cummings, the CMC board of trustees will reconvene to open session at 3 p.m. Then following a public hearing on

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7TH ANNUAL STUDENT ART SHOW AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

This year’s Student Art Show at Copper Mountain College offers the artists an opportunity to get their works before the public and invites the community for a peak at new work from new artists. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells us how to see it all…

The 7th Annual Student Art Show

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BOARD CONSIDERS $100,000 FOR BELL CENTER SEATS

On the agenda for tomorrow’s 3 p.m. meeting of the Copper Mountain College board of trustees is a public hearing on contract negotiations with the California School Employee Association. Then under “action items” trustees will consider a slate of names for the California Community College Board, and likely approve an

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BLACK ROCK SYMPOSIUM FOCUSES ON DESERT PARK CHALLENGES

The popular Black Rock Symposium, sponsored by Copper Mountain College and Joshua Tree National Park, returns with a panel discussion on topics that affect Joshua Tree National Park and other California desert parks. Managing editor Tami Roleff has all the details on this free event…

The first event in the

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THE WINNERS OF THIS YEAR’S “TASTE OF MORONGO” EVENT

A large crowd of Morongo Basin food enthusiasts were on hand at the Bell Center in Joshua Tree Saturday night for the 2016 “Taste of the Morongo Basin.” The big winners for the night were the Middle Eastern Restaurant, taking the Judges’ Choice and best international, and Papa’s Smokehouse, taking

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$49 ART SALE AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE SATURDAY

A unique sale at Copper mountain College Saturday. Reporter Mike Lipsitz invites you to the 49 buck art sale… Back by popular demand, the Copper Mountain College’s Fine Arts Program opens the 49 Bucks Art Sale on Saturday, December 5 at 4 p.m. in the College’s Bell Center. Artists from

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COPPER MOUNTAIN FOUNDATION FALL GALA THIS SATURDAY

The Copper Mountain College Foundation will host their Annual Fall Gala is this Saturday. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has your invitation… “If You Can Dream It, You Can Achieve It.” That’s the theme for the Copper Mountain College Foundation’s Annual Fall Gala, an elegant black and white evening that includes dinner,

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE HOLDS FAREWELL PARTY FOR PRESIDENT/SUPERINTENDENT DR. ROGER WAGNER

Dr. Roger Wagner’s resignation as president of Copper Mountain College becomes effective July 14. Reporter Dan Stork says there will be a farewell party tomorrow…

The Board of Trustees of Copper Mountain College has invited the community to celebrate and say goodbye to Dr. Roger Wagner after seven years of

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