LOCAL VOTER TURNOUT HIGH FOR TUESDAYS ELECTION

With the national and state ticket, town council members, and tax measures on the ballot, voters turned out in big numbers in Yucca Valley. Managing Editor Tami Roleff said voter turnout was high throughout our Morongo Basin… Roughly half of registered voters in Yucca Valley rocked the vote in Tuesday’s

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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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REMINDER: TOMORROW IS THE CALIFORNIA PRIMARY ELECTION

Just a reminder that the state primary election is tomorrow. Tuesday, June 7. The polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Voters can find their assigned polling place on the back cover of their Voter Information Guide; online at SBCountyElections.com, or by calling the elections office at

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CANDIDATE FILING DEADLINE FOR JUNE ELECTIONS THIS FRIDAY

This Friday is the deadline to file to run for offices to be decided in the June presidential primary election. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells us what offices are open and how to file… A handful of offices representing Morongo Basin will be on the 2016 presidential primary ballot on June

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ELECTION DAY TODAY IN YUCCA VALLEY FOR MEASURE X

Today is election day in Yucca Valley for Measure X. Measure X would permit one medical marijuana dispensary per 10,000 residents to operate in the town. Polls are open until 8 p.m. tonight. Check your voter’s guide for your polling station, or call 800-881-VOTE.

COMPLETE LOCAL PRELIMINARY ELECTION RESULTS

Here are the preliminary results from yesterday’s elections; provisional and some absentee ballots remain to be counted. Two races are relatively close, but are unlikely to change:

Yucca Valley Town Council: Rick Denison, Merl Abel, and Bob Leone. Twentynine Palms City Council: John Cole, Dan Mintz, and McArthur Wright (Adam

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TODAY IS ELECTION DAY

Tuesday is Election Day. There are 851,684 voters in San Bernardino County who are eligible to vote in the election, according to the county Registrar of Voters. Here are some things you may need to know before going to the polls: San Bernardino County has 413 polling places that will

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MORONGO BASIN DEMS TO OFFER FREE RIDES TO POLLS TOMORROW

While nearly half of California’s voters have already mailed their ballots, the remainder are expected to go to the polls election day. If you need transportation to the polls to vote or to turn in a vote-by-mail ballot on Tuesday, the Morongo Basin Democratic Club has organized an Election Day

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FINAL UNOFFICIAL RESULTS FROM YESTERDAY’S PRIMARY ELECTION

Here are the final, unofficial results from yesterday’s primary election. Four years ago, voters approved the “top two” system, in which the top two candidates for statewide and congressional offices—regardless of political party—advance to the general election in November. Yucca Valley resident Paul Cook has a commanding lead for the

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ELECTION DAY IS TOMORROW, WE REVIEW AND ENDORSE

In this opinion piece: Tomorrow, Tuesday, June 3, is state primary election day in California. Morongo Basin voters have several local candidates running for county and state-wide offices in tomorrow’s election. In partisan races, the two candidates with the most votes for each seat will appear on the ballot in

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