REGISTER FOR THE ROUTE 62 CAR SHOW

The Route 62 Cruisers Car Club is taking registrations for its ninth annual car show. The car show will be May 21 at the Tractor Supply in Yucca Valley, starting at 9 a.m. This show is open to all makes and models of American and foreign, classic, collector vehicles, and

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FAMILY AND DOG SAFE AFTER YUCCA VALLEY DUPLEX FIRE

One dog was rescued, and a second dog died, in a house fire in Yucca Valley Tuesday. About 4:45 p.m. firefighters from Yucca Valley, Yucca Mesa, and Joshua Tree responded to a duplex fire in the 6400 block of Richard Drive, and found dark smoke billowing from the garage and

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL APPROVES PARTNERSHIPS, REVIEWS BUDGET

The Yucca Valley Town Council reviewed requests from 12 organizations and approved allocations of about $100,000 in partnership funds to eight of them (Reach Out Morongo Basin, $7,500; Yucca Valley Library, $5,000; Boys & Girls Club, $16,000; Yucca Valley Chamber of Commerce, $24,500; DRTA, $22,500; Rotary, Festival of Lights parade,

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BIZARRE VANDALISM AS JEEP RAMS YUCCA VALLEY HOUSE

Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a bizarre case of vandalism at a Yucca Valley house. According to a Sheriff’s report, the owners of a home in the 57900 block of San Andreas Road have reported that several times over the last two weeks, an unknown suspect has driven onto their property

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HI-DESERT WATER BOARD GETS SEWER UPDATE TONIGHT

The Hi-Desert Water District Board meets in regular session tonight. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says more sewer project business and updates are on the agenda… Among the items on the agenda for tonight’s meeting of the Hi-Desert Water District Board of Directors, the directors will select a candidate for the

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Tuesday afternoon baseball at Yucca Valley High School turned up all roses for the Trojans against Big Bear High School. Coach Brian Schoenborn said pitcher Travis Shartel was in complete command all afternoon. With eight runs, Shartel shut down the Bears through seven innings, giving up one run with two

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DEPUTIES SEARCHING FOR JEEP THAT INTENTIONALLY CRASHED INTO YUCCA VALLEY HOUSE

Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a bizarre case of vandalism at a Yucca Valley house. According to a Sheriff’s report, the owners of a home in the 57900 block of San Andreas Road have reported that several times over the last two weeks, an unknown suspect has driven onto their property

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NO REASON GIVEN AS POWER OUTAGES AFFECT TENS OF THOUSANDS OF RESIDENTS

A power outage throughout the Morongo Basin Monday left tens of thousands of residents without power for hours, some for as long as 18 hours. Residents in Joshua Tree, Twentynine Palms, Yucca Valley, Landers, Pioneertown, and Morongo Valley reported power outages between 8:30 and 9 a.m. While power was restored

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL MEETS TONIGHT

The Yucca Valley Town Council meets in regular session tonight. A busy meeting will deal with street sweeping, sales of vehicles, partnership funding and a budget review. Managing Editor Tami Roleff takes a closer look… Among the items on the agenda for tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Town Council,

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ARRESTED ON MORE THAN A MILLION DOLLARS IN WARRANTS

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Sunday morning on more than a million dollars in warrants. According to a Sheriff’s report, a deputy was searching for a drunk driver on eastbound Buena Vista in Yucca Valley about 2:45 a.m. Sunday. During the area check, the deputy found a vehicle driven

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FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION IN YUCCA VALLEY TOMORROW

The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino County will hold a free distribution of federal food from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 6. The distribution will be held at Pacific Clinics, 56020 Santa Fe Trail, Suite M, in Yucca Valley.

TOWN OF YUCCA VALLEY HOLDING RAT PACK TRIBUTE DANCE

Dinner and a tribute to the Rat Pack is being offered by Yucca Valley recreation Saturday, April 9. Reporter David Knutson has your invitation… Enjoy live entertainment featuring hits from the Rat Pack Trio of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, and Sammy Davis, Jr. at the spring Black and White dinner

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ASSEMBLYMAN MAYES HOLDS LOCAL OFFICE HOURS TOMORROW

Assemblyman Chad Mayes will hold office hours at the Yucca Valley Community Center Wednesday, April 6. Staff representatives will be available from 10 until 2 in the Mesquite Room to answer questions and help residents with any issues they may have with state government. Mayes encourages residents who are not

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YUCCA VALLEY WOMAN WANTED IN FEBRUARY FATAL HIT AND RUN ARRESTED

A Yucca Valley woman who was being sought for a fatal hit-and-run crash in February was arrested Thursday. About 2 a.m. February 28, Jerrod Cary, 32, of Yucca Valley, was walking southbound on Avalon Avenue just south of Sunnyslope Drive in Yucca Valley when he was hit by a 2007

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JOSHUA TREE WOMAN ARRESTED WITH PIPE BOMBS IN HER CAR

A Joshua Tree woman was arrested Friday morning, after a deputy found what appeared to be homemade pipe bombs in her vehicle. According to a Sheriff’s report, Deputy Shaunna Ables stopped a vehicle near Highway 62 and Balsa Avenue about 10 a.m. for having an expired registration. Driving the vehicle

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CHAPARRAL ARTISTS JUDGED PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW ENTRIES DUE APRIL 7

The Chaparral Artists Guild is holding an open judged photography show in April. Photographers may bring their photos, ready to hang, to Rainbow Stew in Yucca Valley on April 7, from 4:30 to 6, and April 8, from 10:30 to noon. A reception and awards ceremony will be held Sunday,

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REACH OUT BENEFIT ART AUCTION SEEKS DONATIONS

The fourth annual art auction benefit for Reach Out Morongo Basin is now being organized and donations are being sought. Reporter Rebecca Havely has more… The Art Auction Benefit will take place from 2 to 7 p.m. on Saturday May 7 at ArtFx & Furnishings in Old Town Yucca Valley.

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL BENEFIT GOLF TOURNAMENT THIS SATURDAY

There is still time to sign up to play golf and benefit Yucca Valley High School baseball. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says tomorrow is the deadline… Golf enthusiasts, prepare to tee off and support Yucca Valley High School baseball with a golf tournament fundraiser at the Hawks Landing Golf Club on

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YUCCA VALLEY FUGITIVE ARRESTED THURSDAY

A Yucca Valley woman who was being sought for a fatal hit-and-run crash in February was arrested Thursday. About 2 a.m. February 28, Jerrod Cary, 32, of Yucca Valley, was walking southbound on Avalon Avenue just south of Sunnyslope Drive in Yucca Valley when he was hit by a 2007

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ARRESTED FOR CHOKING WIFE, HITTING CHILDREN

A Yucca Valley man was arrested, accusing of choking his wife, and hitting his children during an argument. According to a Sheriff’s report, Justin Mosier, 32, of the 58800 block of Terra Vista Drive, became upset about 12:30 p.m. Thursday when his wife refused to give him the keys to

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