YUCCA VALLEY POOL OPENS

Fitness is part of the fun this summer at Yucca Valley High School. Managing Editor Tami Roleff has the schedule for their pool programs… The Yucca Valley High School pool will be open for water fun and fitness programs throughout the summer. These drop-in style programs do not require registration;

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COUNTY APPROVES MEALS ON WHEELS FOR YUCCA VALLEY, TWENTYNINE PALMS, AND JOSHUA TREE

During its regular meeting Tuesday, the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors approved a $9 million contract extension with Family Service Association to provide elderly nutrition program services in the Morongo Basin. FSA will continue to provide in-home meals to seniors in Yucca Valley, Joshua Tree, and Twentynine Palms and

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YUCCA VALLEY FIREFIGHTERS HELP MOVE RV STUCK AT BLACK ROCK CANYON CAMPGROUND

Yucca Valley firefighters went above and beyond the call of duty to help a family whose recreational vehicle got wedged next to a Joshua Tree in Black Rock Canyon campground in Joshua Tree National Park Wednesday night. According to County Probationary Firefighter Justin Hashimoto, the family from Northern California had

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN MANAGER TO BE GUEST ON UP CLOSE SHOW FRIDAY

Yucca Valley Town Manager Curtis Yakimow will be the guest on the Up Close Show tomorrow. Call in with your questions and comments about anything related to the Town of Yucca Valley: the potential sales tax proposal, town activities such as the summer concert series or the pool, new business

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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 10 to noon Friday, June 17. The distribution will be held at the Church of the Nazarene, 56248 Buena Vista Drive in Yucca Valley.

“THE NERD” OPENS NEXT WEEK IN YUCCA VALLEY

The St. Joseph’s Players is in rehearsals now for “The Nerd.” Reporter Rebecca Havely has more… The cast and crew of “The Nerd” is finding it hard to get through rehearsals without pausing for fits of laughter. The comedy, written by Larry Shue, is a laugh-out loud comedy. The talented

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WARREN VALLEY WATERMASTER MEETS TOMORROW

The Warren Valley Basin Watermaster board will hold its quarterly meeting Thursday, June 16. The board will vote on its budget for 2016/17. The meeting is set for 6 p.m. in the offices of the Hi-Desert Water District at Inca Trail and Highway 62 in Yucca Valley.

MEALS ON WHEELS MAY EXPAND TO JOSHUA TREE

The Meals on Wheels program in Yucca Valley is conducting a survey to see if the program should be expanded outside of Yucca Valley. Managing editor Tami Roleff fills in the details… The Meals on Wheels program in Yucca Valley is conducting a survey to determine if there is a

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HI-DESERT WATER EXPECTED TO APPROVE 5-YEAR PLAN AND BUDGETS TONIGHT

Hi-Desert Water District board members will look at a five-year plan and budgets tonight. Managing Editor Tami Roleff rakes a closer look… Among the items on the agenda for tonight’s meeting of the Hi-Desert Water District Board of directors, the directors will be asked to approve the final draft of

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TOWN OF YUCCA VALLEY ANNOUNCES SUMMER CONCERT SERIES SCHEDULE

The Town of Yucca Valley has announced its schedule for its 22 nd annual summer music festival, co-sponsored by Z107.7. Managing editor Tami Roleff has the line-up for the six-week concert series… The 22nd annual summer music festival sponsored by the Town of Yucca Valley begins July 9 with the

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SAVE THE DATE FOR YUCCA VALLEY CHAMBER AWARDS NIGHT

The Yucca Valley Chamber of Commerce will hold its installation of new officers and awards night Thursday, June 23, at the Roost at Hawk’s Landing Golf Course. Along with the installation of new officers, the chamber will recognize Walmart as the Yucca Valley business of the year (25 or more

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YUCCA VALLEY BLOOD DRIVE TOMORROW

LifeStream will conduct a community blood drive on Saturday, June 11, from 10 to 3:30, at the Yucca Valley Community Center. Donors will receive a VIP voucher to the Music Saves Lives tour. In addition, Desert Blood Services now offers donors free cholesterol screening with every blood donation. To make

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL APPROVES BIRTHDAY PARTY, SETS SPEED LIMITS

The Yucca Valley Town Council met last night. An $8,000 birthday party and speed limits dominated the meeting. Managing Editor Tami Roleff was at that meeting and files this report…

After being reassured by Town staff that most if not all of the $8,000 in costs to celebrate the 25th

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF BEATING UP HIS GIRLFRIEND

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Monday afternoon, accused of beating up his girlfriend. According to a Sheriff’s report, a witness called 911 shortly before 4 p.m. to report that a man and woman were fighting in the 6300 block of Hermosa Avenue. When deputies arrived, the woman, who was

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“THE NERD” OPENING TO BENEFIT YUCCA VALLEY KIWANIS CLUB

The St. Joseph’s Players will hold an opening night gala performance benefiting the Yucca Valley Kiwanis Club on Saturday, June 25. Reporter Rebecca Havely has all the details… Arrive at 6 p.m. for food and refreshments, a silent auction, and 50/50 drawing hosted by the Kiwanis Club of Greater Yucca

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YUCCA VALLEY AIRPORT BOARD MEETS TOMORROW

Some of the items the Yucca Valley Airport District Board of Directors will discuss at their meeting tonight, (Wednesday, June 8), are correspondence with the Local Agency Formation Commission and the Town of Yucca Valley; airport use agreements, an update on the gate and fencing; an extended financial audit; and

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YUCCA VALLEY TOWN COUNCIL: AN $8,000.00 BIRTHDAY PARTY, HOTEL LITIGATION

The Yucca Valley Town Council will meet in regular session tonight. Managing editor Tami Roleff has a closer look at an agenda that includes an $8,000 birthday party and a possible lawsuit with a local hotel… After recognizing the Star Twirlers Square Dance club, hearing an update for Southern California

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN CAUGHT STEALING A WATER TANK

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Friday night, accused of trying to steal a water tank from a foreclosed home. According to a Sheriff’s report, a neighbor called the Sheriff’s Department about 8 p.m. to report that a man, later identified as Rusty Scoggins, 53, was loading a large water

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION APPLICANTS SOUGHT

The Town of Yucca Valley is seeking applicants for its planning commission. Managing Editor Tami Roleff tells you how to apply… Applications are now being accepted for an open seat on the Yucca Valley Planning Commission. Residents who live within the town’s jurisdiction and are interested in serving on the

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HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM LECTURE TOMORROW: “PIONEERING WOMEN”

The Historical Society will host their second Wednesday lecture tomorrow. Reporter David Knutson says it will be about our pioneering women… As part of the Morongo Basin Historical Society’s Second Wednesday Lecture Series, the June lecture is titled “Pioneering Women of the Morongo Basin.” This presentation will be given by

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