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BIGHORN DESERT VIEW WATER BOARD MEETS TOMORROW

The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency will meet tomorrow afternoon in two meeting. Reporter Cassie Zimarik checks the agendas…
The Bighorn Desert View Water Agency will meet tomorrow on Tuesday, October 28, in two separate meetings. At 5:15, the Board of Directors will meet for a Special Board Workshop and...
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MILITARY FAMILY TO GET HOUSE BUILT IN THREE DAYS

The Tilch family of Twentynine Palms will receive a new home, with an interest-free mortgage, courtesy of the Desert Communities Fuller Center for Housing. The Fuller Center plans to build the home on Serrano Drive, off Utah Trail and Baseline in Twentynine Palms, in three days November 14 through 16....
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SENIOR WII OFFERED IN YUCCA VALLEY

Some great exercise combined with fun is available to seniors at The Yucca Valley Senior Center. ROP Broadcasting Student Michael DeLacey invites you to play Senior Wii…
Yucca Valley senior citizens are being given the opportunity to exercise while having some fun by playing sports on the Wii. Participation...
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COUNTY VITAL SIGNS FORUM SET IN JOSHUA TREE TOMORROW

A Community Vital Signs forum, with Supervisor James Ramos in attendance, will be held in Joshua Tree tomorrow, Tuesday October 28. Community Vital Signs is an ongoing County program whose goal is to establish a health improvement framework, using community input about desired health services. The Third District Community Forum...
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PIONEER DAYS AFTER-EVENT MEETING WEDNESDAY

The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce is thanking and recognizing all of the sponsors, volunteers, participants, and attendees for helping to make this year’s Pioneer Days event a huge success. The number of people that committed their time, energy, money, and expertise is greatly appreciated. An after-action meeting will...
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WILD WEST FALL FEST AT 1ST ASSEMBLY OF GOD FRIDAY

A wild west fun fest this Friday night will feature a Western reenactment performance. Reporter Caitlin Logan has your invitation…
Round up your friends and family for Wild West Fall Fest! There will be special guests from Pioneer Town’s Gunfighters for Hire show! Join them for a hootin’ good time...
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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES AND SCHEDULES

The Yucca Valley High School Varsity Trojan football team lost 27-48 to Rancho Mirage Friday night. Coach Andrew Amosa said the Trojans were led by William Perrance with 141 yards rushing and two touchdowns. Creston Cole also had 141 yards rushing with a touchdown, and Tommy Geiger had a rush...
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FIGHT INVASIVE PLANTS

The alien forces have landed, and threaten to take over, silently.  Ranger Pam Tripp says you can help repel the botanic invaders…

Joshua Tree National Park is being invaded!  Some of the ornamental plants growing in our communities won’t stay where they are planted and will frequently spread into the wild...
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MONDAY FOOD DISTRIBUTION IN MORONGO VALLEY

The Community Action Partnership had a problem delivering surplus food for local food banks to distribute to low-income residents in the Morongo Basin on Monday. Food will be distributed in Morongo Valley on Monday, October 27, at Church of the Lighted Cross, 11518 Elbow Lane, from 8 to 10 a.m....
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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR HOMELESS COUNT

Volunteers are needed for a one-day count of homeless persons living in the Morongo Basin. The Point-in-Time count is headed by Morongo Basin Haven, an affiliate of the Basin Wide Foundation. Volunteers will help identify locations where homeless people live, spend time, and receive services. The Point-in-Time count will be...
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ANIMAL ACTION LEAGUE GRAND OPENING

ANIMAL ACTION LEAGUE GRAND OPENING

Animal Action League is currently looking for vendors for the grand opening of our new location in Joshua Tree. The event will be held on Saturday, November 22, 2014 from 10am-3pm. This will be a family event with childrens activities, food, pet contests, and pet...
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WEIGHT LIFTING SAFETY

Weight lifting can be a beneficial and engaging pastime.  ROP Broadcasting student Jacob Murphy has some tips for doing it safely…

Weight lifting safety is important so you don’t injure yourself. Please keep the tips in mind when you’re going out to lift or work out. Never hold your breath when...
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FREE YOGA CLASS IN YUCCA VALLEY

Residents are invited to try a free introductory yoga class at 1 p.m. Monday, October 27, at Desert Hills Presbyterian Church in Yucca Valley. The class will be led by Ray Jayne. Mats will be provided. Subsequent classes are $5 each. The church is located at 56750 Mountain View Trail.

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS MONDAY

Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, the Yucca Valley High School girls volleyball team will travel away to Indio to play Shadow Hills High School. The match begins at 4:30.  Also tomorrow, the Twentynine Palms High School girls tennis and volleyball teams will travel away to Big Bear. Tennis...
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OKTOBERFEST TODAY

The Yucca Valley Rotary’s 2nd Annual Oktoberfest and Fall Festival on Saturday, October 25 will feature the Poland Brothers and the Warsaw Group with their “Kalifornia Krauts” performance. The master of ceremonies is Z107.7’s Pat Michaels, and Burgermeister is Chamber of Commerce President Tom Huls, who will lead the...
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TWO MATINEES THIS WEEKEND FOR “BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRS"

There’s two weekends left in the run of “Brighton Beach Memoirs”.  Managing Editor Tami Roleff tells how to get your tickets…

Get your tickets now for “Brighton Beach Memoirs,” the first in a three-play series by Neil Simon, currently playing at St. Joseph of Arimathea Church in Yucca Valley. There will...
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FRIDAY MORNING CRASH AT ROUTE 62 AND YUCCA MESA

An unidentified man involved in a crash on Hwy 62 at Yucca Mesa is cuffed.

We have sketchy details on a traffic collision in Yucca Valley Friday morning. One man is in custody following the rear-end crash at Yucca Mesa...
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REACH OUT IS REACHING OUT

Reach Out Morongo Basin is reaching out for people to help.  Taylor Thacker tells how you can inquire about assistance from our local people-helping-people organization…

Reach Out Morongo Basin is seeking senior and disabled persons needing home repairs or yard work for upcoming service projects coordinated with volunteers from 3/7 Infantry...
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JOSHUA TREE HALLOWEEN HAUNT TONIGHT

This Saturday, October 25, the Joshua Tree Recreation and Park District will be hosting a Halloween Haunt Festival from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Enjoy an evening filled with frightful fun. There will be activity booths such as, win a fish, painting, ring toss, cake walk, photo booth, and more....
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CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL AT YV UNITED METHODIST

All are invited to the Children’s Fall Festival tomorrow, Sunday October 26, from 2 to 3 pm at the United Methodist Church in Yucca Valley.  The event is free, but children are encouraged to bring canned food for the church’s community food pantry.  Join in the games, prizes, candy, and...
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