CORONER RELEASES NAME OF MOTORCYCLIST KILLED IN HEAD-ON CRASH THURSDAY

The County Coroner has released the name of the Twentynine Palms man killed in a head-on crash in Wonder Valley Thursday. At 6:12 p.m., Nikos Lukaris, 43, was riding a 1981 600R Honda dirt bike westbound in the 86900 block of Amboy Road riding without proper lights or a helmet,

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WONDER VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF RANSACKING A HOME

A Wonder Valley man was arrested Sunday, accused of burglarizing a home. Sheriff’s deputies who were called to a home in the 4500 block of Blower Road in Wonder Valley about 9:30 a.m. discovered the home had been ransacked. Several items, including cans of food and a chainsaw, were stolen

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WONDER VALLEY COMMUNITY MEETING SATURDAY

The monthly Wonder Valley community meeting takes place Saturday, January 14 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Wonder Valley Community Center on Amboy Road. Up for discussion at this meeting is the increase in illegal off-road vehicle riding, and illegal dumping. County Fire has been invited to report on

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FIREPLACE SAFETY TIPS

As the weather turns cooler, many residents will throw another log on the fire to help stay warm. Managing editor Tami Roleff offers these safety tips for your fireplaces to decrease the chance of having a preventable home fire…

Follow these fireplace safety precautions to help you enjoy your fire

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CORONER WANTS PUBLIC’S HELP LOCATING KIN OF TWO FOUND DEAD IN WONDER VALLEY

The county coroner’s office is asking for the public’s help in locating next of kin for two people whose bodies were found in a house in Wonder Valley in October. According to the Sheriff’s Department, a friend went to a home in the 80500 block of Norman Road October 15

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WONDER VALLEY HOME DESTROYED BY FIRE THURSDAY NIGHT

A Wonder Valley home is a total loss following a fire Thursday night. Firefighters were called to the 3100 block of Shelton Road at 11:37 where they found the 2-story home 50 percent involved with flames when they arrived. Due to a lack of water in the area, the fire

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WONDER VALLEY COMMUNITY MEETING TOMORROW

Residents of Wonder Valley, east of Twentynine Palms, will get together for a community meeting tomorrow. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells us what will be discussed… The monthly Wonder Valley Community Meeting takes place tomorrow, November 12, from at 10 a.m. to noon at the Wonder Valley Community Center on Amboy

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WONDER VALLEY COMMUNITY MEETING THIS SATURDAY

A Wonder Valley community meeting will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, November 12, at the Wonder Valley Community Center on Amboy Road. On the agenda are discussions about forming a fire committee, illegal burning, and illegal ORV riding. A presentation will be given on mental health, which will cover depression,

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COPPER MOUNTAIN STUDENT ART SHOW AT GLASS OUTHOUSE, RECEPTION SATURDAY

An art show featuring the works of Copper Mountain College is at the Glass Outhouse Galley in Wonder valley. Reporter Mike Lipsitz invites you to a Saturday Reception… The best work of Copper Mountain College’s emerging visual art students is on display through November 27 at the Glass Outhouse Gallery.

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TWO BODIES FOUND AT A WONDER VALLEY HOME, DECEASED FOR WEEKS

The Morongo Basin Sheriff’s Department is investigating two bodies that were found in a Wonder Valley home Saturday morning. According to the Sheriff’s Department, a friend went to the home in the 80500 block of Norman Road about 8:20 a.m. and discovered the front door was wide open and a

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WONDER VALLEY COMMUNITY MEETING TOMORROW

Residents of Wonder Valley, East of Twentynine Palms, will get together tomorrow to discuss their common interests. Reporter Mike Lipsitz invites you to the Wonder Valley Community Meeting… The monthly Wonder Valley Community Meeting takes place tomorrow, October 8, beginning at 10 a.m. at the Wonder Valley Community Center on

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WONDER VALLEY COMMUNITY MEETING TOMORROW

The residents of Wonder Valley are invited to a community meeting tomorrow. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells us what will be discussed… The monthly Wonder Valley community meeting takes place Saturday, September 10, beginning at 10 a.m. at the Wonder Valley Community Center on Amboy Road. Up for discussion at this

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FREE FEDERAL FOOD DISTRIBUTION MONDAY

The third Monday of the month is the day for most of the monthly distributions of surplus federal food in the Morongo Basin. Reporter 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.

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FREE FEDERAL FOOD DISTRIBUTION MONDAY

The third Monday of the month is the day for most of the monthly distributions of surplus federal food in the Morongo Basin. Reporter 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.

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CORONER IDENTIFIES BODY FOUND IN DESERT SATURDAY

The county coroner’s office has identified the man whose body was found in the desert near Wonder Valley Saturday. A passer-by found Milton Galloway, 69, of Twentynine Palms, leaning against a fence near Gold Crown Road and Highway 62 about 11:45 a.m. Saturday morning. The coroner has not yet determined

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WONDER VALLEY RESIDENTS QUESTION PLANNED POWER OUTAGE NEXT WEEK

Although temperatures next week are not expected to be as hot as the sizzling high temps of 114 a few days ago, it’ll still be plenty hot, and residents and their pets are depending on their swamp coolers and air conditioners to keep cool during the heat of the day.

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TWO FREE HOME ENERGY WORKSHOPS MONDAY

The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County will hold two free home energy education workshops Monday, June 27. The workshops about the Home Energy Assistance Program will be held at the Reach Out Yucca Valley office, 7255 Joshua Lane, Suite C, and at the Wonder Valley Community Center on

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CONVICTED ARMED ROBBER ARRESTED AFTER WONDER VALLEY MOTORCYCLE THEFT

A Wonder Valley man, already on probation for Armed Robbery, was arrested Sunday, accused of stealing a motorcycle from his neighbor. According to a Sheriff’s report, a man in the 85800 block of Eddie Albert Drive in Wonder Valley called the Sheriff’s Department about 12:30 Sunday afternoon to say he

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WONDER VALLEY COMMUNITY MEETING TOMORROW

The residents of Wonder Valley will hold a meeting tomorrow. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells us where and why… The monthly Wonder Valley community meeting takes place tomorrow, June 11, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Wonder Valley Community Center on Amboy Road. The Copper Mountain College Fire Technology program

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CEMENT TRUCK ROLL-OVER CRASH IN WONDER VALLEY

We have limited details about a roll-over crash early this morning involving a cement truck in Wonder Valley. Wonder Valley firefighters were called to the roll-over at 6:19 this morning on Highway 62 at mile marker 63. They driver was in full cardiac arrest, and he was taken to Bush

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