LOCAL MEDIA COMBINE TO SPONSOR HOLIDAY BUSINESS DECORATING CONTEST

‘Tis the season! You can get into the holiday spirit by entering your business in the annual Holiday Decorating Contest, co-sponsored by Z107.7 Radio and the Hi-Desert Publishing Company. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says all it takes to enter is a phone call…

Z107.7 and Hi-Desert Publishing team up again for

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A REMINDER TO ADD ICE TO YOUR CELLPHONE CONTACTS

If you are badly injured in a crash or other accident, rescue personnel may not know who to contact to let them know you are hurt. Adding an In Case of Emergency, or ICE, contact to your cell phone can help emergency personnel contact your friends or loved ones if

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Z107.7 ADDS MORE LOCAL PROGRAM TO SUNDAY AFTERNOON LINE-UP

An extra half hour of unique local programming will be added to Z107.7’s schedules Sunday afternoons. Z107.7 is gaining another local, quirky show, starting this Sunday, November 27. Jill Carey Michaels, an artist, performer, and author of “Debutante without a Dress” and “No Customer Service” left New York and stopped

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DRUNKIN’ DONUTS LEAD TO AN ARREST

When 30-year-old Zakary Whitehill admitted to a Sheriff’s deputy shortly after midnight last Saturday that he “should not be driving” it came as no surprise. According to the Sheriff’s report, the Joshua Tree resident had been doing donuts in the dirt lot just north of Del Taco on the highway

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL MEETING CANCELLED

The City of Twentynine Palms City Council regular meeting scheduled for this evening has been canceled. The next regular meeting of the Twentynine Palms City Council will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, December 13.

AUDITIONS FOR “SYLVIA,” A TAIL-WAGGING COMEDY, AT THEATRE 29 MONDAY

The 2017 season opener at Theatre 29 is the hilarious comedy by A. R. Gurney, “Sylvia.” Director Eddie Tucker has open auditions set. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… “Sylvia” is a smart, silly, sophisticated, and occasionally salty comedy about relationships, nature, and growing older. Open auditions are set for

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYER TOP-RANKED IN INTERCEPTIONS

A Twentynine Palms Football player has hit the top ranks both nationally and in the state. After Derek Sutherland’s 12th interception of the year in the CIF playoff win over Katella new rankings were released. Derek Sutherland is now tied for number 2 in the nation for interceptions by high

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN FLEES AFTER CRASH, HELD FOR DUI HIT AND RUN

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Friday, accused of causing a crash on the highway, and then fleeing the scene. Sheriff’s Deputy Ryan Arthurton was called to Twentynine Palms Highway and Indian Cove Road just before 5 p.m. Friday for a two-vehicle crash. When he arrived, he found that an

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TWO MEN ACCUSED OF BREAKING INTO A TWENTYNINE PALMS BUSINESS

Two men were arrested Friday, accused of breaking into a Twentynine Palms business Thursday night. According to a Sheriff’s report, a business owner in the 4900 block of Adobe Road reported that an incident at the business on Thursday caused damage to the exterior of the building, which prevented him

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REGISTERED SEX OFFENDER IDENTIFIED, ARRESTED, IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

A Twentynine Palms registered sex offender was arrested earlier this month, accused of not registering his address as required by law. According to a Sheriff’s report, Deputy Dennis Tollefson stopped Lawrence Navarette, 56, who was riding a bicycle without proper lighting, about 10 p.m. November 9 near Cholla Avenue and

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FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION IN YUCCA VALLEY TOMORROW

The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County will hold a distribution of federal surplus food 10 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, November 22, at the Twentynine Palms Community Food Pantry, 6450 Stardune Avenue.

TWENTYNINE PALMS ANIMAL SHELTER ACCEPTING FOOD DONATIONS

The Twentynine Palms animal shelter, Palms ‘n Paws, is housing more than 100 dogs and nearly 30 cats, all waiting to be claimed by their owners or to be adopted by new owners. Feeding so many animals is expensive, and the shelter is accepting pet food donations. Kirby Davis has

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL WINS 2ND ROUND CIF PLAYOFF, SEMIS AT HOME FRIDAY

In a huge upset in regional High School sports, the Twentynine Palms High School Wildcats defeated the #1 rated undefeated Katella Knights in Anaheim by a score of 26-7 in a CIF-SS Division 11 second-round game Friday night. The win will bring the semi-final round to Twentynine Palms this Friday.

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FREE FEDERAL FOOD DISTRIBUTION

The third Monday of the month is the day for most of the monthly distributions of surplus federal food in the Morongo Basin. Edica Gonzalez has the times and places… The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino will distribute surplus food to low-income residents of the Morongo Basin Monday. The

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NEW CROSSWALK LIGHTS IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

The City of Twentynine Palms Public Works Department recently replaced and improved the pedestrian crosswalk lights at the intersection of Tamarisk and Highway 62. These new lights are LED. They also installed LED enhanced warning signs at the crosswalk.

LIFETREE CAFÉ TO EXPLORE TECHNOLOGY AND RELATIONSHIPS

Explore the positive and negative impacts of technology has on your life at Lifetree Café. Here’s reporter Sara Snyder with more… The consequences of living online will be explored at Lifetree Café Sunday, November 20. The 4 p.m. program, entitled “Living Online: Provocative Thoughts from the Author of ‘Is Google

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SEIZED DOGS AVAILABLE FOR ADOPTION

More than 50 dogs seized by San Bernardino County Animal Care and Control from two properties in Landers will be available for adoption on Monday. The dogs are part of an investigation of animal neglect in which 55 dogs were seized November 2 by Animal Control. Labradoodles, golden retrievers, terriers,

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FESTIVAL OF WREATHS SUNDAY

The holidays are upon us. Here’s reporter Mike Lipsitz with your invitation to the festival of wreaths… For many, the Copper Mountain College Foundation Festival of Wreaths event signals the Basin’s start of the holiday season. This year’s seventh annual Festival of Wreaths, which raises funds for CMC students, is

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ARRESTED FOR CHOKING WOMAN

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested on suspicion of spouse abuse Wednesday. According to the Sheriff’s Department, deputies were called to 6600 block of Mariposa Avenue in Twentynine Palms about 8 a.m. following a report of a domestic disturbance. Deputies say that 39-year-old Francisco Nunez had allegedly choked a woman

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TWENTYNINE PALMS ROBOTICS TEAMS ADVANCE IN TOURNAMENTS

The Twentynine Palms High School robotics team, known as the STEAMCats (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics), surprised the competition and recorded their first robotics tournament win in school history and is going to the state championships. The SteamCats—and their counterparts in the junior high school—were ranked 22nd and 27th

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