MANE STREET STAMPEDE WILD WEST SHOW IN PIONEERTOWN SATURDAY

The Mane Street Stampede Wild West Show performs this Saturday, September 23 on Mane Street at the Pioneer Bowl at 2:30 p.m. sharp in Pioneertown. Shows are free to the public. Come join the fun in the 70 degree weather. For more information call 760-366-3333 and ask for Paden. The

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NEIGHBORS NOT HAPPY WITH PROPOSED PIPE’S CANYON CAMPGROUND

In recent years, the steady increase of visitors to Joshua Tree National Park has put pressure on area hotels, Airbnb properties, and even campgrounds. Campgrounds in the National Park are routinely filled to capacity by Friday afternoon, leaving visitors to scramble for suitable spots to pitch their tent or park

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TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR ROTARY’S LOBSTERFEST

Enjoy a lobster dinner under the stars during the Rotary Club of Yucca Valley’s second annual lobsterfest near Pioneertown in September. Sara Snyder says pass the butter…

Tickets are now available for the second annual lobsterfest, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Yucca Valley. The event, which sold out last

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TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR YUCCA VALLEY ROTARY LOBSTERFEST

Enjoy a lobster dinner under the stars during the Rotary Club of Yucca Valley’s second annual lobsterfest in Pioneertown in September. Managing editor Tami Roleff says pass the butter… Tickets are now available for the second annual lobsterfest, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Yucca Valley. The event, which sold

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ARREST MADE IN CASE OF BODY FOUND SUNDAY IN PIONEERTOWN

A 23-year-old man was arrested late last night, accused of murdering a Yucca Valley man and leaving his body in a parked car in Pioneertown. About 9:15 p.m. Thursday night, Sheriff’s deputies went to the 7100 block of Barberry Avenue in Yucca Valley with a search warrant. After an investigation,

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DOG TEAMS CONTINUE THE SEARCH FOR MISSING HIKERS

One of the volunteers with Joshua Tree National Park Search and Rescue who has been out searching for the missing couple nearly every day with her search dog is a Pioneertown resident. Reporter David Haldane spoke with her and says she’s determined to see the search through…

Imagine that someone’s

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TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR 2ND ANNUAL LOBSTERFEST

Enjoy a lobster dinner under the stars during the Rotary Club of Yucca Valley’s second annual lobsterfest near Pioneertown in April. Sara Snyder says pass the butter…

Tickets are now available for the second annual lobsterfest, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Yucca Valley. The event, which sold out last

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HOMICIDE SUSPECTED IN DEATH OF MAN FOUND IN PIONEERTOWN

A man was found dead Sunday morning inside a vehicle in Pioneertown, and Sheriff’s deputies suspect foul play. According to the Sheriff’s department, authorities were called about 9:10 a.m. to the area of Skyline Ranch Road and Pioneertown Road. Deputies found Charles Brown, 63, of Yucca Valley, dead inside a

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PIONEERTOWN’S PAPPY AND HARRIET’S IN TOP 50 AMERICAN MUSIC VENUES

Courtesy Pappy and Harriet’s

A local honky-tonk has been named one of the top 50 American music venues by the online review site Yelp. Pappy and Harriet’s in Pioneertown was ranked at number 17 in the list, ahead of concert halls such as the Troubadour in West Hollywood, at

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VINTAGE WESTERN FILMED IN PIONEERTOWN TO BE SHOWN IN LANDERS TONIGHT

Tonight (June 23) the Morongo Basin Historical Society begins its monthly summer vintage film series, featuring movies that contain scenes filmed in Pioneertown and surrounding areas. Reporter Eric Knabe fills us in on tonight’s attraction…

The Morongo Basin Historical Society presents an evening of vintage westerns under the stars. The

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GUNFIGHTERS FOR HIRE HAS CHANGED ITS PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE

Gunfighters for Hire, an old-west re-enactment group in Pioneertown, has announced it has changed its performance schedule, effective immediately. The group has suspended its summer show schedule and will now perform only during the cooler months, from October to May. The gunfighters will perform the first and third Saturdays, starting

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CHANGES COMING TO OUTLYING LOCAL FIRE STATIONS

Change is in the air for San Bernardo County fire stations in the Morongo Basin’s outlying areas. Reporter David Haldane explains…

If you’re a part time firefighter paid to answer calls in Landers, Pioneertown or Rimrock, you’ll soon be out of a job. That’s the word from the county fire

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PIONEERTOWN COUPLE ACCUSED IN MOTHER’S CAR THEFT

A Pioneertown couple was arrested Saturday, accused of stealing a car from the woman’s mother. According to a Sheriff’s report, Dean Kee and Rachel Kee, went to Rachel’s mother’s home in Morongo Valley Thursday to demand money from her. When the woman refused to give them any money, Dean Kee,

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GRUBSTAKE DAYS PONY EXPRESS RIDE ENDS IN PIONEERTOWN TOMORROW

The Grubstake Days Pony Express ride tradition is back for 2017. The Pony Express rider will arrive at the Pioneertown Post Office at 1:00 tomorrow, rumor has some low-down varmints may try to bushwhack the rider. Reporter Eric Knabe has more… During Grubstakes Days, come out and cheer the Pony

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THE GRUBSTAKE DAYS PONY EXPRESS RIDES AGAIN THIS FRIDAY

The Grubstakes Days Pony Express rides again! Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… Bring your stamped mail to the Yucca Valley Chamber office or head in for a free post card and buy a $1 stamp from the chamber. Then drop your mail in the Pony Express Mailbox before May

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PIONEERTOWN MAN SCAMMED OUT OF ALMOST $2,000

A Pioneertown man was scammed out of nearly $2,000 Friday. According to the Sheriff’s Department, an unknown woman called the victim and said she was from the Federal Reserve Bank and that he was prequalified for a federal grant program. The victim was told to purchase two iTunes gift cards

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PIONEERTOWN TROUPE LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEER COMEDY WESTERN ACTORS

The Mane Street Stampede Wild West Show, based in Pioneertown, is looking for volunteer comedy western actors. No experience necessary. They are a non-profit group and donate part of their donations back to local children’s charities. For more information, call Paden at 760-366-3333.

TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR YUCCA VALLEY ROTARY LOBSTERFEST

Enjoy a lobster dinner under the stars during the Rotary Club of Yucca Valley’s second lobsterfest in Pioneertown in May. Managing editor Tami Roleff says pass the butter… Last year’s Lobsterfest, sponsored by the Yucca Valley Rotary Club, was a sell-out, and this year’s event promises to be bigger and

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PIONEERTOWN WOMAN ACCUSED OF FELONY SPOUSAL ABUSE

A Pioneertown woman was arrested about 11:15 Wednesday morning, after her husband said she punched and bit him. According to a Sheriff’s report, the man said he was driving and back-handed his wife, Rachel Kee, 47, in the face several times. Kee retaliated by punching her husband and biting him

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COUNTY BACKS OFF ON PIONEERTOWN, MORONGO VALLEY WATER RATE INCREASE

Last week’s Z107.7 report that water rates in Pioneertown and parts of Morongo Valley would be going up—way, way up—caught many by surprise. Well, ratepayers weren’t the only ones caught by surprise. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has part two of the story and this time there’s a happy ending… California’s Prop

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