Gabriel Hart is the newest assignment reporter at Z1077. Hart is also a columnist at writer's resource site Lit Reactor and a regular contributor to Los Angeles Review of Books and The Last Estate. His neo-pulp short-story collection Fallout From Our…

Free Food distributions Tuesday and Wednesday

The following pickup sites will be offering free food to those in need this week. For Tuesday: In 29 Palms the Spirit and Truth Worship Center, located at 4751 Adobe Rd. from 3-5pm.In Yucca Valley, The Gateway Assembly of God, at 7546 Kickapoo Trail from 10am-1pm. For Wednesday: The Community Food Pantry at Joshua Tree Lutheran at 6336 Halee Rd from 9:30am-11:45am, In Landers at the Calvary Christian Fellowship at 288 Old Woman Springs Rd from 3 to 4pm.

MUSD Meeting Notes for Aug. 23rd

Superintendent Dr. Patricio Vargas confirmed a successful first week at MUSD, citing the numerous smiles he saw on campus, followed by Assistant Superintendent Amy Woods photo slide show presentation of this positive first week. Woods also presented two new arts programs to MUSD: Groundworks Arts and the Expanded Learning Opportunities Program, which provides funding for afterschool and summer school enrichment programs for TK-6th grade. Unanimous approval was given to the completion of…

FIREFIGHTERS HONORED AND BOARD SEATS DISCUSSED AT MVCSD MEETING (AUG 17)

Two long-standing members of the Morongo Valley Fire Department received special recognition last night by Fire Chief James Brakebill to a heartfelt round of applause by board members and attendees in the Convington Park Multi-Purpose Room. After announcing the acquisition of a new Type 3 fire engine for the department, Brakebill presented Captain Christopher Chavez and Captain Johnny Williams with respective award plaques recognizing five years of faithful dedication and service. “These…