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Disappearance of Marine’s pregnant wife taking new twists, turns

By   /  July 23, 2014  /  29 Feature, 29 Palms, Feature  /  3 Comments

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By Doug Saunders, The Sun <<  |  UPDATED: 1 MIN AGO  Partial story posted hereinbelow: Records show Lee was arrested July 4 when homicide detectives serving a search warrant in his home while investigating Corwin’s disappearance found what they called “a destructive device.” That destructive device is a potato gun, according to the affidavit. A potato […]

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Morongo Basin Horsemen’s Association Big Event Saturday

By   /  July 16, 2014  /  29 Feature, 29 Palms, Entertainment  /  No Comments

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Latest on Search for Erin Corwin

By   /  July 11, 2014  /  29 Palms, Feature  /  No Comments

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The Specialized Investigators, along with Sheriff’s Search & Rescue volunteers continue the search for Erin Corwin. The search area is concentrated around the Joshua Tree National Park and has covered more than 200 square miles of remote desert. The information released during this search has been minimal due to the suspicious nature of Erin’s disappearance. […]

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City receives letter from State Controller’s Office regarding RDA transfers

By   /  July 9, 2014  /  29 Palms, Feature, Project Phoenix  /  3 Comments

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Earlier this year, the State Controller’s Office (SCO) conducted a review of asset transfers made by the former Twentynine Palms Redevelopment Agency’s (RDA) to the City of Twentynine Palms, occurring after January 1, 2011. Thereafter, on May 29, 2014, the SCO issued a letter to the City along with a draft report. The draft report […]

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It was a Celebration for CZ Ron

By   /  July 6, 2014  /  29 Palms  /  1 Comment

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    Starting at Noon  there was  a gathering of friends and loved ones for a remembrance of our good friend, Ron Aldrich. The event was held at a house behind Foster’s Freeze (off Two Mile Road). Quite the crowd gathered. Many had a memory or something good to say as they stopped by and let the family know. Related […]

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Project Phoenix gets a wing clipping

By   /  July 2, 2014  /  29 Feature, 29 Palms, Opinion  /  18 Comments

Pet Project Playhouse Theater. The people want Infrastructure, while council Members Harris and Mintz will do whatever it takes to send enormous funds on a theater the public does not want or need.

The Desert Trail has a current Online poll that may surprise you (shown below). “What issue would you most like to see addressed in the 29 Palms City Council campaign? Jobs……………………….. 1.1% ♦ Downtown revitalization…. 0% Tourism …………………..11.1% Crime……………………..33.3% Infrastructure repair…….33.3% Drug and alcohol abuse…11.1%   Here is yet another Basin Poll that evidences that […]

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CZ Ron Aldrich, 62, A man for the times

By   /  July 2, 2014  /  29 Palms, OHV Issues  /  1 Comment

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CZ Ron Aldrich passed away Monday night from a massive heart attack. Ron was one of the founders of the CZ Club here on the west coast and was one of the guy’s that started vintage racing as we know it out here way before AHRMA came into existence. There are many of us who […]

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A FPPC slap on the wrist for City Manager Andy Takata

By   /  June 23, 2014  /  29 Feature, 29 Palms, Feature  /  7 Comments

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Updated 6-23-14 @ 6:02 p.m. ♦ Twentynne Palms – Residents of this remote, business-starved desert city — with a fire department so underfunded it is incapable of proving public safety 24/7 – have an authentic right to know what its city council knows concerning its new interim city manager, Andy Takata.  Andy Takata has been around the block […]

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29 Palms Chamber invites Public to Installation Mixer Today

By   /  June 19, 2014  /  29 Palms, Feature  /  Comments Off

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TWENTYNINE PALMS — The Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce invites everyone to attend the annual Installation Event and Summer Mixer at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 19, at the Fairfield Inn & Suites on Encelia Avenue north of Twentynine Palms Highway.  Participants will mix and mingle with area business owners and community members while enjoying light […]

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Planning Commission: Wants to take your sign down.

By   /  June 17, 2014  /  29 Palms, Feature  /  4 Comments

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JUNE 17, 2014-The Planning Commission Plans to remove Your Commercial Sign. Yes, you heard it right. Once again the Black Shirts of Art are at it again. They want to take your free expression away and replace it with another useless mural.   Meeting Starts at 6PM @ 29 Palms City Hall Be there.

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The Darkside of Councilmember Jim Harris

By   /  June 17, 2014  /  29 Feature, 29 Palms  /  4 Comments

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TWENTYNINE PALMS – Jim Harris should immediate resign.  He is harassing a private citizen under color of law. The  councilman is trying to get a citizen fired from his employment; is trying to silence a citizen’s protected free speech; is taking egregious overt action to interfered with the contractual relations between a private citizen and his employer; […]

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Council Member Cora Heiser’s Broken Promises

By   /  June 17, 2014  /  29 Palms  /  Comments Off

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Twentynine Palms – Has Councilmember Cora Heiser’s tenure thus far amounted to Waterlogged and broken promises?    Given her preelection statement coupled with all that she projected to the public and her many articles archived in Cactus thorns (referenced below) — and her campaign platform — the answer is Yes.   Often a broken promise is tantamount […]

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29 Palms Fire Department At Crossroads As City Mulls Funding Options

By   /  June 14, 2014  /  29 Feature, 29 Palms  /  1 Comment

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(June 12)  TWENTYNINE PALMS—A consensus that would unite the Twentynine Palms Water District and  Twentynine Palms municipal officials over financially sustaining the fire department or possibly paving the way for a city takeover of its functions continues to elude the community. Advocates for the department nevertheless remain committed to forging an alliance of local agencies […]

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“Time to warm up the city council campaign machine”

By   /  June 12, 2014  /  29 Feature, 29 Palms, Feature  /  14 Comments

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  Updated Friday, June 13 @ 6:27 a.m. ♦   The Desert Trail published an impressive editorial under the same title. The newspaper correctly surmised, “With the possibility of replacing three of five councilmembers, this election may fundamentally alter the direction the city council.” Having three new faces on the council would be a gift from […]

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