CHURCH YARD SALE THURSDAY AND FRIDAY IN YUCCA VALLEY

The Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Yucca Valley will hold a yard sale Thursday and Friday, March 8 and 9. Sale hours are 8 to 4. There will be antiques, collectables, furniture, appliances, and more. The church is located at 8035 Church Street.

YUCCA VALLEY FELON TOSSES LOADED GUN DURING FOOT PURSUIT

A Yucca Valley felon is suspected of tossing loaded gun while fleeing from deputies. The convicted felon was arrested Sunday, accused of being in possession of a loaded firearm. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies were called to the 58900 block of David Avenue in Yucca Valley just after 11

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED IN STRONGARM ROBBERY OF HOT DOGS

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Friday, accused of strong arm robbery. According to a Sheriff’s report, Michael Matson, 41, walked into the gas station convenience store in the 56200 block of 29 Palms Highway about 9:30 p.m. Thursday and grabbed a hot dog. When Matson was confronted by the

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL MEETS TONIGHT

The Yucca Valley Town Council has a full agenda for tonight’s meeting. Managing editor Tami Roleff says making the change to electoral districts is just one item that will be discussed tonight…

Among the items on the consent agenda for tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Town Council, council members

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3 YUCCA VALLEY RESIDENTS ACCUSED OF BREAKING INTO STORAGE UNIT

Three Yucca Valley residents were arrested Saturday morning, after a storage unit was broken into Thursday night. Sheriff’s deputies were called to the storage facility in the 6600 block of Prescott Avenue about 6 p.m. Friday for a burglary. Employees showed deputies video surveillance that showed three people entering the

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF HITTING WOMAN WITH FRYING PAN

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Friday, accused of hitting a woman with a frying pan. Sheriff’s deputies were called to the area of Mesa Drive and Avalon Avenue in Yucca Valley just before 4 p.m. Friday. The woman told deputies that Minh Nguyen, 56, hit her with a cast

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VENDORS SOUGHT FOR YUCCA VALLEY EARTH DAY COMMUNITY FAIR

The deadline for vendors and exhibitors to register for the Hi-Desert Nature Museum’s annual Earth Day fair in Yucca Valley is coming up soon. Reporter Tanisha Cureton fills in the details… Each April, the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley celebrates Earth Day with a community fair. This year’s fair

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CHAPARRAL ARTISTS SEEKING SUBMISSIONS FOR JUDGED SHOW

Artists are invited to submit their art to the Chaparral Artists Guild judged fine art show. Intake will be Thursday, March 8, from 4:30 to 6, and Friday, March 9, 10:30 to noon at Rainbow Stew in Yucca Valley. A reception and awards ceremony will be held Sunday, March 11,

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YUCCA VALLEY LIBRARY SEEKING ADULT LITERACY TUTORS

The Yucca Valley Library is seeking tutors to assist in several areas of both the library and its programs, including its adult literacy program. Reporter Andrew Dieleman has the details… The programs offered by the San Bernardino County library system are designed to help every member of the community develop

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CHAD MAYES OFFICE HOURS IN YUCCA VALLEY TOMORROW

District staff representatives for Assemblyman Chad Mayes will hold office hours at the Yucca Valley Community Center Wednesday, March 7. Staff representatives will be available from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the Mesquite Room to answer questions and help residents with any issues they may have with state government.

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FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION IN YUCCA VALLEY TOMORROW

The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County will distribute free surplus food Wednesday, March 7, at the Pacific Clinics, 56020 Santa Fe Trail, Suite M, in Yucca Valley, from 3 to 5.

GOLF TOURNAMENT TO BENEFIT YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL

The Yucca Valley baseball boosters are having their third annual golf tournament. Reporter Eric Knabe has all the details… Golf enthusiasts, prepare to tee off and support Yucca Valley High School baseball in the third annual golf tournament fundraiser. The Yucca Valley baseball boosters are having a golf tournament March

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCHEDULES

In high school sports today, the Yucca Valley High School baseball and softball teams will play Desert Hot Springs High School. Baseball will be at home, starting at 3:15; softball will be away starting at 3:30. The Yucca Valley Trojan swim team will host its first swim meet of the

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16-YEAR-OLD RUNAWAY HOME, 33-YEAR-OLD BOYFRIEND ARRESTED

After 12 days on the run, a 16-year-old runaway girl is back home, and her 33-year-old boyfriend is behind bars. On the night of Feb 20, the Yucca Valley girl left her home about 9:30 p.m. in a cab and went to a tattoo parlor in the 56300 block of

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GRAND THEFT ARREST AT WALMART WHEN GETAWAY TRUCK WON’T START

A stolen get-away truck that didn’t start helped deputies arrest a Tujunga man accused of shoplifting more than $1400 worth of merchandise from Walmart Thursday. According to a Sheriff’s report, Julian Sarkissian, 29, went to the Yucca Valley Walmart about 1 p.m. Thursday and put $1,475 worth of merchandise into

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF BEATING A WOMAN WITH A ROPE

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Thursday, accused of beating his girlfriend with a rope. According to a sheriff’s report, Denver Pinkerton, 47, was arguing with his girlfriend last Sunday, February 25, when Pinkerton grabbed her by the hair and threw her to the ground. The woman told deputies on

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PROGRAMS FOR KIDS UNDER 5 AT THE JOSHUA AND YUCCA VALLEY LIBRARIES

For the next month, the Joshua Tree and Yucca Valley libraries are offering programs for children up to age 5. On Tuesday mornings at 11 a.m. is preschool story time for children ages 3 to 5. The story time promotes a love of reading and provides an opportunity for socialization

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ADULT BOOK CLUB AT THE YUCCA VALLEY LIBRARY

The Yucca Valley Library will hold a book club for adults who are interested in discussing books they love, or who are looking for recommendations of new books to read. The adult book club will be held Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m. at the library. Then following the book club, the

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FREE ESSENTIAL OILS CLASSES AT RAINBOW STEW

If you are wondering what essential oils are all about, Rainbow Stew in Yucca Valley will hold free informational introduction classes. You’ll be able to experience the oils and see for yourself how many uses they have. Classes will be held Tuesdays, March 6, 13, 20, and 27, at 1

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VENDORS NEEDED FOR EARTH DAY FAIR IN YUCCA VALLEY

The deadline for vendors and exhibitors to register for the Hi-Desert Nature Museum’s annual Earth Day fair in Yucca Valley is coming up soon. Reporter Eric Knabe has the details…

Each April, the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley celebrates Earth Day with a community fair. This year’s fair is

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