MANE STREET STAMPEDE LOOKING FOR PIONEERTOWN PERFORMERS

The Mane Street Stampede Wild West Show is looking for volunteers to perform on Saturday afternoons from April until October, 2:30 to 3 p.m., in Pioneertown. They are an all-volunteer, family-oriented, comedy-style gunfighter re-enactment group, dedicated to family values and local children’s charities. They perform in the footsteps of Gene

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WILD WEST REENACTMENT SHOWS THIS WEEKEND IN PIONEERTOWN

Free wild west re-enactment shows are held Saturdays and Sundays in historic Pioneertown. The Mane Street Stampede Wild West Show pokes some fun at how the Old West “could” have been with their own twist on comedy, each Saturday at 2:15 until 3:00 p.m. in front of the Pioneer bowl

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MOTORCYCLIST CRASHES ON PIONEERTOWN ROAD

A motorcycle rider was injured when he lost control in Pioneertown Saturday. According to County Fire Captain Ed Noble, Yucca Valley rescue personnel were called to the crash site on Pioneertown Road about 4:30 p.m. The unidentified male rider lost control just at the southern entrance to Pioneertown and

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CHP LOOKING FOR HELP IN LOCATING HIT AND RUN DRIVER

The California Highway Patrol is asking for help in finding the driver involved in a hit-and-run that hospitalized a man. According to the CHP, Paul Paddock, 22, of Twentynine Palms, was sitting on the ground in front of Pappy and Harriet’s in Pioneertown about 2 a.m. Sunday, June 28, with

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ONE HOME LOST, EVACUATIONS LIFTED, LAKE FIRE OVER 30,000 ACRES

One home burned, as well as three outbuildings, were confirmed burned in the Lake Fire this weekend. The home and outbuildings, owned by Diane Best on Burns Canyon Road, burned Wednesday when the illegal drone flying in the area grounded all the firefighting aircraft with fire retardant and water. Sheriff’s

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BURNS CANYON AND RIMROCK EVACUATED, THE LATEST ON THE LAKE FIRE

The San Bernardino County Fire Department ordered mandatory evacuations of Burns Canyon and the Rimrock areas about 10:00 p.m. last night. Pioneertown is now under a voluntary evacuation. Residents are concerned about the huge plumes of smoke coming from the Lake Fire near Morongo Valley and Pioneertown. A U.S. Forest

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MANDATORY EVACUATIONS ORDER FOR BURNS CANYON, RIMROCK AREAS

UPDATED AT 7 A.M. 6-25-15

The San Bernardino County Fire Department

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FIREFIGHTERS SAY “DON’T PANIC” OVER LAKE FIRE

Firefighters working on the 17,400-acre Lake Fire are optimistic; only 100 acres were added to the burn area Monday, and it’s now 30 percent contained. “The fire’s progressed actually very slowly. It hasn’t moved that much.” U.S. Forest Service Public Information Officer Chon Bribiescas explained why residents shouldn’t panic about

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GROWTH OF LAKE FIRE SLOWED SIGNIFICANTLY OVER WEEKEND

The growth of the Lake Fire in the San Bernardino National Forest slowed significantly over the weekend. After exploding to 10,000 acres in the first full day of the fire, the fire is now at 17,000 acres, or about 26 square miles, and is 19 percent contained. Nearly 2,000 firefighters

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MANE STREET STAMPEDE WILD WEST SHOW LOOKING FOR PERFORMERS

The Mane Street Stampede Wild West Show of Pioneertown, is looking for a few good volunteer ladies and gentlemen actors to perform with them through October from 2:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. in Pioneertown. They are an all-volunteer, family-oriented, professional gunfight reenactment group, dedicated to family values. Proceeds from the

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1965 PLANS REUNION

The Twentynine Palms High School Class of 1965 is looking for alumni and people interested in their 50 year reunion. The event is set for the weekend of June 12 and 13 at Pappy and Harriet’s in Pioneertown. If you want to go or know of someone, or for more

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WOOF WALK RAISES $9700 FOR NO-KILL ANIMAL SHELTER

The 4th annual Woof Walk in Pioneertown raised almost $9,700 March 28 for the Morongo Basin’s no-kill animal shelter in Joshua Tree. President Mimi Mitz said the highlight of the auction was a cruise. Special thanks go to auctioneers Steve Kanold and Lalo Alvarez, and the Reverend Tom Ziegert, Pappy

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GUNFIGHTERS FOR HIRE OPEN PIONEERTOWN SHOW SEASON SUNDAY

Gunfighters for Hire will start their 2015 Old West re-enactment programs April 12 on Mane Street in Pioneertown. The Gunfighters’ Wild West skits include real firearms, authentic clothing, and great actors to entertain the entire family. Funds raised through donations at the show go to help needy organizations such as

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WOOF WALK TOMORROW TO BENEFIT HUMANE SOCIETY

The Annual Woof Walk, which benefits the Morongo Basin Humane Society’s No-Kill Shelter, is tomorrow at Pappy and Harriet’s in Pioneertown. Reporter Taylor Thacker has your invitation… You and your beloved pet are invited to join the Morongo Basin Humane Society’s annual Woof Walk fundraiser. On Saturday, March 28, the

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CASTING CALL FOR PIONEERTOWN’S MANE STREET WILD WEST SHOW

The Mane Street Stampede Wild West Show of Pioneertown is putting out an official casting call. The Mane Street Stampede is looking for a few good volunteer ladies and gentlemen actors, with a good sense of humor, to perform with them Saturdays from April 4 until October 31 this year,

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JACKALOPE JUNCTION PART OF REACH OUT PARADE OF HOMES

Reach Out Morongo Basin offers its eleventh annual parade of homes fundraiser. Six homes were chosen this year. Reporter Rebecca Havely focuses on one of the chosen homes… This year the parade of homes stretches from Pioneer Town through Western Hills, Yucca Mesa and the West end of the Morongo

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HARMONIKA RANCH INCLUDED IN REACH-OUT PARADE OF HOME

The Harmonika Ranch in Pioneertown is one of the featured homes in the upcoming Parade of Homes, a fund-raiser for Reach-Out Morongo Basin. Reporter Taylor Thacker has more… With six homes signed on for the 11th Annual Parade of Homes benefit for Reach Out Morongo Basin, organizers are ramping up

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PIONEERTOWN REENACTMENT GROUP SEEKING A FEW GOOD COWBOYS

The Mane Street Stampede Wild West Show, an Old West re-enactment group, is looking for a few volunteer actors to help entertain the public in Pioneertown from April through October each Saturday at 2:30 p.m. No acting experience is necessary, but a sense of humor is a must. Their shows

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JOSHUA TREE BAND IN CONCERT AFTER WINNING NATIONAL COMPETITION

A Joshua Tree Band will perform after winning a national competition. The band, “Gene Jr. & The Family,” will perform at the National Association of Music Merchants or “NAMM” Show January 23-25 after winning a national competition sponsored by the John Lennon Songwriting Contest. Founded in 1901, the NAMM Show

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COUNTY EXPLAINS PIONEERTOWN WATER SITUATION, SORT OF

Jeff Rigney, the director for San Bernardino County Special Districts, talked with Z107.7 about the status of water service in Pioneertown in general, and of a particular case of supposed special treatment in that area in particular. Reporter Dan Stork reports what we were told… Jeff Rigney told us that

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