HOW MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION PLAYS OUT HERE IN THE MORONGO BASIN

With the passage of Proposition 64, The “Adult Use of Marijuana Act” (AUMA), personal recreational use of marijuana is now permitted in the state of California, but under strict guidelines. Z107.7 News contacted our local city managers who said the passage of Prop 64 will change how marijuana use is

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TWENTYNINE PALMS METHODIST CHURCH STREET MARKET TOMORROW

The Twentynine Palms United Methodist Church will hold a street market Saturday, November 12. Applications are still being taken for vendors. Spaces are $10 each. The street market will have food, arts, crafts, and household goods. To reserve a space, call 760-367-7338, from 9 to noon.

MAN INJURED FOLLOWING CRASH ON QUAD IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

A 19-year-old man received head injuries following a crash on an ATV Wednesday afternoon. According to the Sheriff’s department, the man, who was not identified, and a passenger were riding a quad on a sidewalk southbound on Mesquite Springs Road about 2:15 p.m. The man misjudged a turn near El

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FREE FLU SHOTS TODAY IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

With the quickly approaching flu season, Reach Out Morongo Basin will host a flu shot clinic for the community at the Twentynine Palms Senior Center Wednesday, November 9, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Please bring ID and proof of insurance. Vouchers for free flu shots will also be available. Call

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TWENTYNINE PALMS WOMAN CONVICTED IN PENNSYLVANIA MURDER, DISMEMBERMENT

A Twentynine Palms woman has been convicted of first-degree murder in the 2002 slaying and dismemberment of a man whose charred remains were later found in barrels at a waste disposal site in eastern Pennsylvania. Jurors in Pennsylvania convicted 48-year-old Stacy Britton of Twentynine Palms of first-degree murder on Monday

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ARRESTED AFTER HIGH-SPEED CHASE MONDAY

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Monday afternoon, after deputies said he led them on a high-speed chase through the Morongo Basin. The chase started just after 1 p.m. as Thomas Stokell, 39, led deputies and CHP officers eastbound on the highway, before he was finally captured in the 6200

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DISPUTE OVER DOGS RESULTS IN TWENTYNINE PALMS ARREST

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Saturday following a dispute with his neighbors over the neighbor’s dogs. According to a Sheriff’s report, dogs belonging to a resident in the 5500 block of Mariposa Avenue got out about 5:30 p.m. The owner and his brother tried to catch the dogs when

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VICTIM ARRESTED AFTER ASSAULT IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

A Twentynine Palms man with warrants for his arrest was arrested early Saturday morning, after he called for help during an assault. According to a Sheriff’s report, Darrell Chavez, 48, was drinking with two friends at his home in the 71200 block of Indian Trail about 2 a.m. One of

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN SUSPECTED OF DEALING HEROIN

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Friday, accused of dealing drugs. According to a Sheriff’s report, a deputy stopped a vehicle near Sullivan Road and El Sol Avenue about 5:40 p.m. Inside the vehicle was Malachi Richer, 19. After an investigation, Malachi Richer was arrested on suspicion of possession of

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

The 2017 season opener at Theatre 29 is the hilarious comedy by A. R. Gurney, “Sylvia.” Director Eddie Tucker has set open auditions. 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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THEATRE 29 ANNOUNCES BOARD ELECTIONS IN DECEMBER

The all-volunteer board of directors of the non-profit Theatre 29 will be reorganizing early next month and is looking for those interested in serving. Theatre 29 hold its annual board of directors elections and reorganization December 13, at 6 p.m. at the theater facility, 73637 Sullivan Road in Twentynine Palms.

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FOOD FOR LIFE LOOKING FOR THANKSGIVING VOLUNTEERS

Food for life, a faith-based Twentynine Palms non-profit group who provides meals for low-income families and individuals, needs volunteers to help with its Thanksgiving meal. Managing editor Tami Roleff tells you how to pitch in… Food for Life is gearing up for the holidays and looking for volunteers for the

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VENDOR SPACES AVAILABLE FOR SATURDAY UNITED METHODIST STREET MARKET

The Twentynine Palms United Methodist Church will hold a street market Saturday, November 12. Applications are still being taken for vendors. Spaces are $10 each. The street market will have food, arts, crafts, and household goods. To reserve a space, call 760-367-7338, Tuesday through Friday from 9 to noon.

TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL INTERACT CLUB THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE

The Rotary-sponsored Interact Club at Twentynine Palms High School believes no one should miss out on Thanksgiving dinner. Kirby Davis tells how you can help the club help those in need… The Twentynine Palms High School Interact Club wants to provide a complete Thanksgiving meal to 350 needy families this

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DON’T MISS TWENTYNINE PALMS WEED SHOW THIS WEEKEND

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society will again host its annual Weed Show at the Old Schoolhouse Museum. Managing editor Tami Roleff says don’t miss this delightfully quirky event… Now in its seventh decade, the Weed Show is one of Twentynine Palms’ oldest and most unique artistic traditions. This year’s Weed

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FALL BACK ONE HOUR: DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME ENDS SUNDAY

Spring forward, fall back. Yes, it’s that time again. Edica Gonzalez reminds us to not only change our clocks, but also smoke alarm batteries… Daylight Saving Time ends tonight, which means it’s time to change our clocks again. In March, we “spring” forward one hour, so on the first Sunday

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CHRISTOPHER LEE FOUND GUILTY OF 1ST DEGREE MURDER OF ERIN CORWIN

Guilty. Guilty of murder in the first degree with the special circumstance of lying in wait. That was the verdict reached by a jury of 10 women and two men after deliberating about 3 hours over the fate of Christopher Lee, who killed his lover and next-door neighbor Erin Corwin

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DELIGHTFULLY QUIRKY TWENTYNINE PALMS WEED SHOW THIS WEEKEND

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society will again host its delightfully quirky annual Weed Show at the Old Schoolhouse Museum. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details… Now in its seventh decade, the Weed Show is one of Twentynine Palms’ oldest and most unique artistic traditions. This year’s Weed Show theme is

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A REMINDER TO SET YOUR CLOCKS BACK SATURDAY NIGHT

Spring forward, fall back. Yes, it’s that time again. Edica Gonzalez reminds us to not only change our clocks, but also smoke alarm batteries… Daylight Saving Time ends Saturday night, which means it’s time to change our clocks again. In March, we “spring” forward one hour, so on the first

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING TONIGHT

The Twentynine Palms City Council will hold a special meeting tonight to consider purchasing a property in connection with Project Phoenix. The property, on the 6500 block of Yucca Avenue, is expected to cost $75,000 plus closing costs. The meeting gets underway 5:15 p.m. at City Hall on Adobe Road.