YUCCA VALLEY SUMMER CONCERT SATURDAY

The Yucca Valley Summer Concert Series will present its final concert of the series Saturday night. Sara Snyder says the popular band, “The Answer,” will be featured…

The last concert of the 23rd annual Yucca Valley summer concert series is Saturday, August 12, with the classic rock band, The Answer.

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MORONGO UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT CHANGES LOCATION OF STAFF DEVELOPMENT SESSION

In an update to a story we aired Wednesday about the Morongo Unified School District holding a half-day staff development session August 17 in the Thunderdome at Joshua Springs Calvary Chapel in Yucca Valley, Tom Baumgarten told Z107.7 News that the training session has been moved to Yucca Valley High

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ARREST MADE IN CASE OF BODY FOUND SUNDAY IN PIONEERTOWN

A 23-year-old man was arrested late last night, accused of murdering a Yucca Valley man and leaving his body in a parked car in Pioneertown. About 9:15 p.m. Thursday night, Sheriff’s deputies went to the 7100 block of Barberry Avenue in Yucca Valley with a search warrant. After an investigation,

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ARREST FOR ATTEMPTED MURDER MADE FOR TWO STABBINGS LAST WEEK

A Yucca Valley woman was arrested Thursday, accused of trying to kill two people last week. On Tuesday, August 1, deputies were called to the 55300 block of Santa Fe Trail when a woman said Ronnie Zink, 21, came to their home about 6:30 p.m. and stabbed Desiree Ramirez, 37,

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CONVICTED SEX OFFENDER ACCUSED OF CHILD ABUSE

A registered sex offender who was arrested Thursday, accused of giving two teenage girls alcohol and drugs. About 5:30 p.m. Child Protective Services learned that Randy Myers, 58, a registered sex offender, had given two 14-year-old runaway girls alcohol, marijuana, and methamphetamine over two days at his home in the

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FINAL SUMMER CONCERT IN YUCCA VALLEY SATURDAY

The Yucca Valley Summer Concert Series will present its final concert of the series Saturday night. Sara Snyder says the popular band, “The Answer” will be featured…

The last concert of the 23rd annual Yucca Valley summer concert series is Saturday, August 12, with the classic rock band, The Answer.

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TRESPASSER TAKES SHOWER, WASHES CLOTHES, IN VACANT HOME

Evidently this trespasser is trying to stay clean. Sheriff’s deputies were called to a vacant home in the 56100 block of Nez Perce Trail in Yucca Valley about 1 p.m. Wednesday. The unknown suspect broke into the house at night, used the shower, washer and dryer, and left behind a

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ANOTHER CHURCH BURGLARY IN YUCCA VALLEY

One day after St. Joseph’s of Aramathea Church reported a burglary, another Yucca Valley church was burglarized. The Desert Hills Presbyterian Church in the 56700 block of Mountain View Trail was burglarized sometime Wednesday night when the suspects broke a window in the office and stole cash and Stater Brothers

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF ATTEMPTED MURDER

An argument between roommates resulted in one man being accused of attempted murder. According to the Sheriff’s Department, Andrew Hinman, 44, was arguing with his roommate Christopher Greco, 41, in the 57400 block of Chipmunk Trail about 4:30 a.m. Tuesday because Greco refused to leave the home. A man called

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WILL CANNABIS CULTIVATION, MANUFACTURING BE COMING TO YUCCA VALLEY?

Yesterday the Town of Yucca Valley received a notice of intent from two residents indicating that they planned to circulate a petition to revise the town’s ordinances to allow the cultivation and manufacture of cannabis and cannabis-related products. The proposed ordinance would not allow cannabis stores or dispensaries to operate

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HI-DESERT WATER DISTRICT DISCUSSES LOW-INTEREST LOAN CUSTOMER SEWER HOOK-UPS

The Hi-Desert Water District had a preliminary discussion at its regular meeting last night about how the district would secure a low-interest loan from the State Revolving Fund, that would go to Yucca Valley residents to help them connect to the sewer system. The loan will go directly to the

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PARADISE PARK KIDS SPLASH

The Town of Yucca Valley Recreation Department has invited kids ages 5 to 17 to visit Paradise Park Friday to play in a free mini water park. Reporter Eric Knabe gets out his swim trunks… On Friday, August 11, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., the Town of Yucca Valley

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CLASS REGISTRATION BEGINS AT HIGH SCHOOLS

Black Rock High School will hold intake for new students beginning today through August 16, by appointment only. All returning students will receive their schedules on the first day of school, August 21. The school’s open house assembly will be held October 13. Registration for classes at Twentynine Palms High

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SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER UPSET OVER TRAINING AT CHURCH

They say you shouldn’t discuss politics or religion among friends. One of those rules was breached at last night’s Morongo Unified School District Board of Education meeting, causing tempers to briefly flare. Reporter David Haldane, who was there, explains…

Is it OK for public school employees to be trained at

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BURGLARS HIT YUCCA VALLEY

Burglars have been hitting Yucca Valley again. At least four burglaries were reported Monday. A resident in the 56400 block of Cedarbird Road told deputies that sometime between July 30 and August 6, someone broke in through the garage and stole guns and electronics. A house sitter in the 7400

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YUCCA VALLEY SQUATTERS ARRESTED

Three people were arrested Monday night on various charges, after they were found squatting in someone’s Yucca Valley home. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies were asked to check a home in the 7400 block of Alaba Avenue for squatters. When deputies arrived about 8:30 p.m., they found Shalom Wellong,

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HI-DESERT WATER DISTRICT BOARD MEETS TONIGHT

At tonight’s meeting of the Hi-Desert Water District Board of Directors, the board will hold a workshop to discuss loan requirements for a low-interest loan from the State Revolving Fund for customers to use to connect their homes and businesses to the new sewer project. Other items on the agenda

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YUCCA VALLEY AIRPORT AGENDA

Some of the items the Yucca Valley Airport District Board of Directors will discuss at their meeting tonight are a progress report on the consultant’s report and noise abatement rules. Under new business, directors will approve payment for cleaning up the weeds and new fencing. The meeting starts at 6:30

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PEACE CHANTING AT RAINBOW STEW TONIGHT

Rainbow Stew invites the public to an evening of peace chanting. Reporter Eric Knabe provides the details…

Come to Rainbow Stew the evening of Wednesday, August 9, at 7 p.m. for an evening of peace chanting. Plan on arriving no later than 6:50 p.m. The doors are locked and chanting

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TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR 2ND ANNUAL LOBSTERFEST

Enjoy a lobster dinner under the stars during the Rotary Club of Yucca Valley’s second annual lobsterfest near Pioneertown in April. Sara Snyder says pass the butter…

Tickets are now available for the second annual lobsterfest, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Yucca Valley. The event, which sold out last

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