YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL HEARS PLANS FOR RESIDENTIAL SEWER CONNECTIONS

The Yucca Valley Town Council heard a presentation last night about what residents will need to do with their septic tanks when the sewer project is completed. Residents of single family homes will need to get a permit, estimated to cost about $180, for the lateral pipe that will connect

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ADD EMERGENCY CONTACTS TO YOUR CELL PHONE

Adding an In Case of Emergency, or ICE, contact to your cell phone can help emergency personnel contact your friends or loved ones if you are badly injured in an accident, or become unconscious due to heat stroke, and can’t speak for yourself. Reporter Edica Gonzalez explains this simple idea…

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF CHILD MOLESTATION

A Yucca Valley man was arrested early Friday morning, accused of molesting a child and spouse abuse. According to limited information from the Sheriff’s Department, a woman called for deputies about 2 a.m. Friday morning. Dispatchers could hear the woman telling a man to stay away from her daughter, and

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BIZARRE ROAD RAGE IN YUCCA VALLEY FRIDAY  

The Sheriff’s Department is investigating a bizarre assault in Yucca Valley Friday afternoon. According to a Sheriff’s report, a man riding a Yamaha motorcycle stopped for a traffic light on eastbound Highway 62 at Old Woman Springs Road about 1:30 p.m. The driver next to him in the number 2

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MULTIPLE VEHICLE THEFTS, BURGLARIES IN YUCCA VALLEY

The Sheriff’s Department is investigating multiple vehicle thefts and burglaries in Yucca Valley from the weekend. On Friday, a white Kia Optima was reported stolen from a driveway in the 8500 block of San Vicente Drive, a utility trailer was reported stolen from the 58700 block of Barron Drive, and

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL MEETS TONIGHT

After a routine consent agenda, the Yucca Valley Town Council will be asked to repeal regulations the town inherited from the county concerning roads. Then the council will hear information about the town’s upcoming plans for whether permits will be required for residents who have to hook up to the

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YUCCA VALLEY CHAMBER INSTALLS NEW OFFICER

The Yucca Valley Chamber of Commerce installed its newest officer, Tom Huls, owner of Big O Tires. Sharon Cisneros performed the installation at the latest board of directors meeting at Pacific Western Bank. Huls will serve a three-year term as director and chairman of the marketing committee.

CANDIDATES FOR YUCCA VALLEY, SCHOOL BOARD, HEALTHCARE DISTRICT, COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

The deadline to file for a seat on the Yucca Valley Town Council has also been extended, since incumbent George Huntington is not seeking re-election. So far, four candidates have filed papers with the county elections office to run for two open seats on the Yucca Valley Town Council. Those

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REGISTRATION BEGINS AT YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL 

Registration for students enrolled at Yucca Valley High School begins today. Monday, August 15, is for freshmen only; all grade levels may register Tuesday and Wednesday. Registration hours for all three days are 7 to 11 a.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. There is not a late registration time. New

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REGISTRATION BEGINS AT YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

Registration for students enrolled at Yucca Valley High School begins Monday, August 15, for freshmen only. Enrolled freshmen should bring their completed paperwork to the high school library between 7 and 11 a.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. New students who have not enrolled yet should call and make an

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ST. JOSEPH’S PLAYERS OPEN AUDITIONS TONIGHT IN YUCCA VALLEY

The St. Joseph’s Players Community Theatre of Yucca Valley are holding open auditions for two productions tonight Saturday, August 13, at 6 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Church 56312 Church Street in Yucca Valley. Directors Rebecca Havely and Abe Daniels will cast the comedy, “Kitchen Witches” and the drama “A Few

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DOGS PRESUMED DEAD IN YUCCA VALLEY HOUSE FIRE

Two dogs died in a fire that destroyed a Yucca Valley home Thursday morning. Firefighters from Yucca Valley, Yucca Mesa, and Joshua Tree were called to the 7000 block of Palomar Avenue at 11:15 a.m. Smoke was pouring from attic vents in the home when fire fighters arrived. Flames were

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“THE ANSWER” AT YUCCA VALLEY SUMMER CONCERT SATURDAY

The Yucca Valley Summer Concert Series will present Its final concert of the series Saturday night. Managing editor and emcee Tami Roleff says the popular band, “The Answer” will be featured… The last concert of the 22nd annual Yucca Valley summer concert series is Saturday, August 13, with the classic

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REGISTRATION BEGINS AT YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL 

Registration for students enrolled at Yucca Valley High School begins Monday, August 15, for freshmen only. Enrolled freshmen should bring their completed paperwork to the high school library between 7 and 11 a.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. New students who have not enrolled yet should call and make an

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL CAR WASH TOMORROW

Yucca Valley High School Trojan Volleyball will have a CAR WASH, Saturday, August 13, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Napa Auto Parts parking lot.

YUCCA VALLEY SQUATTER ARRESTED FOR GIVING FALSE NAME

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Monday after he gave a false name to a deputy when he was accused of squatting at a home. According to a Sheriff’s report, a woman went to a home in the 8800 block of Imel Street in Yucca Valley about 1:30 p.m. and

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SEARCH WARRANT RESULTS IN THREE ARRESTS IN YUCCA VALLEY

Three Yucca Valley residents were arrested Tuesday morning during two search warrants in Yucca Valley. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies went to a home and business in the 900 block of Cambria and the 55400 block of Yucca Trail about 9:14 a.m. Tuesday to serve a search warrant. At

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MORONGO VALLEY MAN LEADS DEPUTIES ON HIGH-SPEED PURSUIT FROM YUCCA VALLEY TO JOSHUA TREE MONDAY NIGHT

A Morongo Valley man was arrested Monday night after leading deputies on a high-speed pursuit through Yucca Valley residential neighborhoods and on the highway to Joshua Tree. According to a Sheriff’s report, Benjamin Johnson, 39, was in the old Stater Brothers parking lot in the 57000 block of 29 Palms

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION ADDS NEW MEMBER, GETS UPDATES

The Yucca Valley Planning Commission met in regular session last night. After swearing in a new commissioner, they went on to business and an update on upcoming housing and commercial projects. Managing editor Tami Roleff was at that meeting, and files this report… After swearing in Margie Trandem as the

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YUCCA VALLEY AIRPORT BOARD MEETS TONIGHT

Some of the items the Yucca Valley Airport District Board of Directors will discuss at their meeting tonight, (Wednesday, August 10), are correspondence with the Local Agency Formation Commission; airport use agreements, an update on the entry gate; an extended financial audit; and budget review and approval. Under new business,

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