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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YUCCA VALLEY WOMAN SUING THE COUNTY FOR FALSE ARREST

A Yucca Valley woman has filed a federal lawsuit against San Bernardino County alleging false arrest. Reporter David Haldane takes a closer look… A former Yucca Valley business owner has filed a lawsuit claiming that she was falsely arrested and jailed for seven days in 2014 after an associate accused

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF DRUG SALES

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Wednesday night after he was found with drugs. According to a Sheriff’s report, about 8:30 p.m., a deputy made a traffic stop of a vehicle driven by Jeffrey McCauley, 44, near Highway 62 and Encelia Avenue in Twentynine Palms. During the stop, the deputy

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A SPATE OF VEHICLE KEYING IN YUCCA VALLEY

At least eight vehicles were vandalized in Yucca Valley last week. According to a Sheriff’s report, six employee vehicles at Pacific Western Bank and two employee vehicles at the Bob Dunn Insurance Agency building were keyed sometime between March 24 and March 25. The Sheriff’s Department is investigating.

ARREST FOR ARMED ROBBERY AT A YUCCA VALLEY SCHOOL

A teen who refused to return another student’s cell phone, and then flashed a gun in his waistband, was arrested Monday afternoon. According to a Sheriff’s report, the two boys are students at Yucca Valley Community Day School, in the 56000 block of Santa Fe Trail. One boy asked to

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT ACCUSED OF PUNCHING A TEACHER

A student was arrested Monday morning, accused of punching a Yucca Valley High School teacher. According to a Sheriff’s report, two students were fighting about 11:30 a.m. During the fight, one of the students punched a teacher several times. The student, who was not identified due to his age, was

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BURGLARY LEADS TO ARREST OF MORONGO VALLEY WOMAN ON WEAPONS CHARGES

A Morongo Valley woman was arrested Monday during a burglary investigation when she was found in possession of a stolen handgun. According to reports from the Sheriff’s Department, a resident in the 5200 block of Border Avenue in Joshua Tree came home about 1:30 p.m. Monday to discover her front

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COMBINED ROTARY CLUBS FOOD DRIVE SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Rotary Clubs and Stater Brothers have once again partnered to sponsor the Morongo Basin Meals Campaign. Reporter Rebecca Havely shares how you can make a donation… Morongo Basin Rotarians will be at all the Stater Brothers locations on Saturday, April 2, from 9 to 5 to receive

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DESERT HILLS PRESBYTERIAN ART AUCTION SATURDAY, DONATIONS SOUGHT

A Yucca Valley church is holding an art auction Saturday as a fundraiser to help the homeless. The event kicks off at noon with a $5 barbecue, followed by the auction of paintings, photos, homemade items, gift cards, antiques, and more. The art auction is sponsored by Desert Hills Presbyterian

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JUNIOR TENNIS PLAY-DAYS START SATURDAY

Saturday Junior Tennis Play-Days sign-ups are open with the Morongo Basin Tennis Association. Saturday Junior Tennis Play-Days is a local program of practice and match play for boys and girls, ages 6 to 18, all skill levels. The season runs from April 2 through May 21, at Twentynine Palms High

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCHEDULES

Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, the Yucca Valley High School golf team will host Desert Mirage High School at home. Tee time is 2:45 p.m. Also tomorrow, the Twentynine Palms High School baseball and softball teams will host Desert Hot Springs High School at home. Both games begin

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