HEALTHCARE DISTRICT BOARD DONATES PUBLIC FUNDS TO A PRIVATE CHARITY

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District Board of Directors met in regular session last night, with a resolution to donate district funds to Mara’s Christmas Wish project. Reporter Eric Knabe has the highlights…

The resolution broke into a lengthy discussion before its vote.

Originally, Secretary Joe Sullivan felt the proposed amount

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HEALTHCARE DISTRICT TO DISCUSS GIFT OF PUBLIC FUNDS TONIGHT

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District will meet tomorrow night reporter Eric Knabe has the agenda… The Morongo Basin Healthcare District will start tomorrow in a regular meeting with a recognition of the MBHD Health Fair Committee and presentation by CFO Scott Wartell. The board will then go on to two

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A NEW VAN AND A CHECK FOR THE MORONGO BASIN HEALTHCARE DISTRICT

The Morongo Basin Transit Authority presented a new van and a check for more than $17,000 to the Morongo Basin Healthcare District at its meeting earlier this month. The 2017 Ford Transit-350 van and check for $17,579 came out of the MBTA’s Transportation Assistance Grant program, which funds vehicles and

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HEALTH CARE DISTRICT GETS GOOD NEWS AND GOOD NEWS

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District Board of Directors met in regular meeting last night, Reporter Eric Knabe has the highlights…

The meeting began on a high point with the Morongo Transit Authority presenting checks for the two MBTA transportation grants in which they will purchase a new van that will

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HEALTHCARE DISTRICT HEARS FROM SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District board of directors met last night in regular session. Reporter Eric Knabe fill us in… The meeting began with a presentation by Tom Baumgarten of the Morongo Unified School District. The presentation showed how the district‘s framework of a multi-tiered system of support is a

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MORONGO BASIN HEALTHCARE DISTRICT BOARD MEETS TONIGHT

There will be a regular meeting of the Morongo Basin Healthcare District today. Reporter Eric Knabe fill us in on the details… The Morongo Basin Healthcare District meets in a regular session this evening at 5:30 p.m. Tom Baumgarten, superintendent of Morongo Unified School District, will have a presentation. Then,

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FREE WOMEN’S WELLNESS SEMINAR TOMORROW

A free women’s wellness seminar will present issues relevant to women, such as uterine fibroids, pelvic disorders, peri- and post-menopause, and the importance of screenings for early detection of cancers and osteoporosis. Dr. Andrea Randall, a gynecologist with the Morongo Basin Community Health Center, will take questions following the seminar.

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FREE WOMEN’S WELLNESS SEMINAR MONDAY

A free women’s wellness seminar will present issues relevant to women, such as uterine fibroids, pelvic disorders, peri- and post-menopause, and the importance of screenings for early detection of cancers and osteoporosis. Dr. Andrea Randall, a gynecologist with the Morongo Basin Community Health Center, will take questions following the seminar.

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FREE HEALTH AND COMMUNITY RESOURCE FAIR IN TWENTYNINE PALMS SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District, in partnership with the City of Twentynine Palms and Hi-Desert Medical Center, are hosting a free Health and Community Resource Fair, this Saturday, October 14 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Luckie Park in Twentynine Palms. Z107.7 will broadcast live as you are invited

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MEET LOCAL FIRST-RESPONDERS AT A PANCAKE BREAKFAST SATURDAY

Meet some of the Morongo Basin’s first responders at a pancake breakfast. Presented by Joshua Tree Search and Rescue, the breakfast is set for Saturday, September 16, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Twentynine Palms Visitor’s Center on the corner of Highway 62 and Desert Queen Avenue. Chat with

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HEALTHCARE DISTRICT TO LOOK AT SLIDING SCALE FEES TONIGHT

The governing board of the Morongo Basin Healthcare District will meet tonight and discuss setting up a sliding fee discount program for its low-income residents. Managing editor Tami Roleff has more… At its meeting tonight, the Morongo Basin Healthcare District’s governing board will discuss setting up a sliding fee discount

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HEALTHCARE DISTRICT SETS SPECIAL MEETING FOR CEO PERFORMANCE EVALUATION

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District board of directors will hold a special meeting at 3 p.m. Monday, July 17. The sole item on the agenda is a performance evaluation of the chief executive officer Jackie Combs. The meetings will be held in district offices at 6530 La Contenta Road, Suite

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MORONGO BASIN HEALTHCARE DISTRICT BOARD IN CLOSED SESSION TOMORROW

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District will hold a special, closed session meeting Wednesday, June 28 at 4 p.m. The sole item on the agenda is a performance evaluation of the chief executive officer, Jackie Combs. The meeting will be held in the district’s office at 6530 La Contenta Road, Suite

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MORONGO BASIN HEALTHCARE BOARD MEETS THIS AFTERNOON

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District board of directors will hold a special meeting at 2 p.m. this afternoon, Wednesday, June 21. The sole item on the agenda is a performance evaluation of the chief executive officer, Jackie Combs. The board will take up the evaluation again in another closed session

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“SUMMER SPLASH” IN JOSHUA TREE SATURDAY

Kick off your summer fun with a 5K splash run/walk in Joshua Tree. The Summer Splash event, set for Saturday, June 17, is co-hosted by the Joshua Tree Parks and Rec Department, Rotary Club, and Morongo Basin Healthcare District. The event at Sunburst Park in Joshua Tree is from 9

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SPECIAL MEETING SET FOR MORONGO BASIN HEALTHCARE DISTRICT

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District will hold a special meeting at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 1. The sole item on the agenda is a performance evaluation of the chief executive officer Jackie Combs. The meeting will be held in district offices at 6530 La Contenta Road, Suite 100, in Yucca

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HEALTH AND RESOURCE FAIR THIS SATURDAY IN YUCCA VALLEY

Young and old, students, veterans, kids, and seniors will all discover something of value at an upcoming free event. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells you how to take advantage… You’re invited for fun and information at the Health and Community Resource Fair, Saturday, May 13, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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TAKE A HIKE WITH JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK SUPERINTENDENT THIS SUNDAY

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District and Joshua Tree National Park have partnered on a project designed to promote wellness through exercise and even help patients healing from illness, injury or surgery. Called “Take a Hike,” this free program enables local medical providers to write a prescription good for 90-days’ entrance

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“TAKE A HIKE” WITH PARK SUPERINTENDENT DAVID SMITH APRIL 23

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District and Joshua Tree National Park have partnered on a project designed to promote wellness through exercise and even help patients healing from illness, injury or surgery. Called “Take a Hike,” this free program enables local medical providers to write a prescription good for 90-days’ entrance

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COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE CENTERS PROVIDING DENTAL CARE

The Morongo Basin Community Health Centers provide dental services to residents of the Morongo Basin. There are two clinics in the Morongo Basin: one in Twentynine Palms, and one in Yucca Valley. Managing editor Tami Roleff says no one is turned away based on their inability to pay… The Morongo

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