LA CONTENTA BACK-TO-SCHOOL NIGHT TOMORROW

La Contenta Middle School in Yucca Valley will hold its back-to-school night for parents Thursday, September 1. Parents will have the opportunity to visit their children’s classrooms and meet their teachers from 6 to 7:45 p.m. Parents should bring their child’s schedule. An overview will be given of the curriculum,

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AN ARREST FOR STOLEN PROPERTY, DRUGS IN YUCCA VALLEY

A Yucca Valley man with a warrant for his arrest for possession of stolen property was arrested Friday. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies received a tip that Jason Delay, 44, was at a home in the 58800 block of Yucca Trail about 5:30 p.m. Saturday. When deputies arrived, Delay

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FORMER YUCCA VALLEY MAYOR, HOSPITAL BOARD MEMBER ELLIN LOVELESS RETIRING

A local businesswoman with a remarkable record of community service is retiring. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says Ellin Loveless will host a goodbye this Thursday and Friday… A new chapter is beginning Friday for a long-time Yucca Valley resident. Ellin Loveless, the owner of Advanced Hearing Solutions, is retiring after

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Coming up in high school sports today, the Twentynine Palms High School volleyball team will travel away to play Indio High School. First serve is at 4:30 p.m.

Also today, the Joshua Springs volleyball team will travel to Victorville to play Excelsior Charter School. Their match begins at 5:30

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF ATTEMPTED MURDER AFTER STABBING

A Yucca Valley man has been accused of attempted murder after a stabbing. Sheriff’s Deputy Shane Crowl said on Friday, August 26, deputies were called to a report of a stabbing in the 7100 block of Airway Avenue in Yucca Valley about 1:20 pm, . Responding deputies found the victim,

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CHP INVITES YOU TO FOR COFFEE WITH A COP

The local CHP station is inviting you out for coffee. Managing editor Tami Roleff say “coffee a with a cop” is tomorrow… Got a beef or just want to say “thanks for a job well done?” Well, tomorrow is your chance to get up close and personal with the Morongo

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MOJAVE TRAILS MONUMENT SCOPING SESSION IN YUCCA VALLEY WEDNESDAY

Residents are invited to share what they value most about the Mojave Trails National Monument during a meeting with staff from the Bureau of Land Management. The public will be able to provide comments on specific interests and concerns in an open house format. These sessions will be held in

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ALL THREE LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAMS TAKE WINS FRIDAY NIGHT

Three of our local high schools took home a win in Friday night play. The Yucca Valley High School Trojan Varsity team dominated Riverside Prep High School, winning 45 to 6. Coach Andrew Amosa said the defense was stout all night long with EJ Featherstone leading the team with 11

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YUCCA VALLEY WOMEN’S AGAPE TO MEET THURSDAY

Yucca Valley Women’s Agape International will host speaker Christine Potter at the club’s monthly meeting, Thursday, September 1. The meeting will be held at 5 p.m. at the Sizzler in Yucca Valley. The cost is $16.60. For more information, call Sonya Fox at 760-369-1318 or Bobbie Brewer at 760-409-9016.

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JOSHUA SPRINGS VOLLEYBALL TEAM IN ACTION

Coming up in high school sports today, the Joshua Springs volleyball team will play Noli Indian School at the Soboba Sports Complex. The match starts at 5:30.

SATURDAY CAR SHOW TO BENEFIT TRI-VALLEY LITTLE LEAGUE

Most everyone knows that nothing goes with baseball better than hotdogs, apple pie, and Ford. Assignment reporter Mike Lipsitz tells us how to enjoy these all-American favorites for a good cause… Tri-Valley Little League and the Route 62 Cruiser’s invite you to the Tri-Valley Little League Car Show on Saturday,

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF ASSAULTING HIS WIFE

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Friday afternoon, accused of assaulting his wife. According to a Sheriff’s report, Forrest Carter, 32, became enraged about noon when his wife of one year admonished him for the way he was treating his 12-year-old daughter. The report states Carter grabbed his wife by

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PIONEER PASS GOLF CHALLENGE A TWO-DAY EVENT

A two-day extreme golf challenge is planned at Hawk’s Landing Golf Club. Reporter Rebecca Havely tells you how to register for the extreme challenge… Save the date—September 2 and 3—for the Pioneer Pass historic golf challenge. Two full days of golf, fun and food, includes 18 holes on the links

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HI-DESERT PREGNANCY CENTER FUNDRAISER SATURDAY NIGHT

The Hi-Desert Pregnancy Clinic will hold their annual fund-raiser next month. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says save the date… The High Desert Pregnancy Clinic will hold its annual fundraiser, “A Night for Life Under the Stars,” on Saturday, September 24. This semi‐formal evening will feature entertainment by the Luminators, with

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PART OF GOLDEN BEE DRIVE IN YUCCA VALLEY TO BE CLOSED FOR 6 WEEKS

Street renovations will close a residential street in Yucca Valley for about six weeks. As part of the Sage Estates housing subdivision project in Yucca Valley, Golden Bee Avenue will be closed between Sage Avenue and Aster Street, effective immediately. The street work is estimated to be completed by mid-October.

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MOTHER ARRESTED AFTER CHILD FOUND ALONE IN YUCCA VALLEY PARK

A Yucca Valley woman was arrested after her young child was found alone in a park Sunday evening. According to a Sheriff’s report, a park visitor reported about 6 p.m. that a 4-year-old had been at Jacob’s Park, at the corner of Hopi and Onaga Trails, for over an hour;

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YUCCA VALLEY POST OFFICE HAS 11 WINDOWS SHOT WITH BB’S

The Sheriff’s Department is investigating vandalism at the Yucca Valley post office Sunday afternoon. According to a Sheriff’s report, an employee was working in the back of the post office when he heard a loud crash at the front of the building about 5:30 p.m. When he came out to

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DEPUTIES “ESCORT A MAN TO THE GROUND” AFTER BASEBALL BAT INCIDENT

Yucca Valley deputies “escorted” a man to the ground Saturday morning, when he refused to follow their orders. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies responded to a home in the 6400 block of Hermosa Avenue for a vehicle burglary report. While there, David Scott, 24, of the 58500 block of

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WEDNESDAY DEADLINE FOR COMMENTS ON YUCCA VALLEY TAX MEASURES

If you want to make a written ballot comment, for or against, the proposed Yucca Valley sales tax measures, Wednesday is the deadline. Managing editor Tami Roleff tells you how to submit…

Yucca Valley residents will vote on two tax measures in November. Measure Y will enact a ½ percent

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ROAD CONSTRUCTION ON OLD WOMAN SPRINGS ROAD

CalTrans has announced that it will be performing road maintenance on Old Woman Springs Road Monday, August 28. From 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., lanes will be temporarily closed between Marmac Road in Landers to Midway Avenue in Lucerne Valley.