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Debunking Councilman Harris & Gary Daignault’s double-speak Project Phoenix Dupery

By   /  April 11, 2014  /  Opinion  /  Comments Off

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Updated today @ 5:46 p.m. I refuse to be a verbal punching bag for [Daigneault's] twisted, infantile ego maniac narcissistic personality.” — Ron Brault, President of the 29 Palms Pistol & Rifle Club >>Link. On April 11, 2014, Up Close this morning Harris called in to promote Project Phoenix (hereinafter “PP”).  Well… they’re at it again. […]

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Local radio has a birthday…

By   /  July 15, 2013  /  News  /  Comments Off

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On this day twenty-four years ago, the Morongo Basin airwaves were filled with a new energy that snapped, crackled and popped with a new energy and new vibrations: That day was the geneses of Z107.7. Happy Birthday to KCDZ and the entire staff. This blogger and the station owner have had their battles and name […]

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Posse Comatatus – Z107.7 treads where the Hi-Desert Star fears to go

By   /  April 23, 2013  /  Joshua Tree, News  /  2 Comments

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I believe the Hi-Desert Star was remiss in failing to report the “The Story Within the Story” concerning the tragic April 19 accident on SR 62 where an errant Marine Humvee in convoy veered across the road and careened into Kristen Thrawl’s vehicle (the Yucca Valley woman was pronounced dead at the scene). Z107.7 reported […]

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Z107.7 Story Retraction Request – False Reporting

By   /  January 14, 2013  /  News  /  6 Comments

Morongo Basin Broadcasting Corporation 6448 Hallee Road, Suite 5 Joshua Tree, CA 92252 January 14, 2013 Dear KCDZ, Z107.7 FM, Reporter Gary Daigneault -   1. Today’s news story on your radio station, Z107.7 FM, and its associated website about pipes breaking again inside the Hi-Desert Cultural Center’s front playhouse (the Kaye Ballard Theater) is completely […]

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Yucca Valley: Hard News Intentionally Underreported or Censored?

By   /  December 22, 2011  /  News, Opinion, Yucca Valley  /  2 Comments

Well, well… Santa Clause is back. Margo keeps giving the gift of transparency while the local news media fumbles the ball. Excellence in journalism? Censorship? Underreporting? Free Press? You decide. Btw, the unreported Santa Fe Assisted Living civil lawsuit against the Braswells Medical Care facilities alleging  “Wrongful Death,” “Elder Abuse” and other causes of action, […]

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Big Mouths, Big Deal, Big Money

By   /  December 17, 2011  /  29 Palms, News, Yucca Valley  /  7 Comments

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“Daigneault has failed to shove a sock in the mouth of critics with whom he disagrees. ” By Dean Grey, Publisher desertstatweekly.com December 16, 2011 There has been a a lot of loose talk about libel and slander in the high and low desert these days. Quite simply, free speech in America is defined by […]

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Marr Realty, communiqué to community

By   /  September 11, 2011  /  News, Yucca Valley  /  Comments Off

“Our phones and answering machine were jammed for two days with hateful calls from throughout the nation condemning our treatment of the military couple.” — Alfredo Marr Letter: Renters, company are coping Saturday, September 10, 2011 Alfredo Marr Yucca Valley Hi-Desert Star An update for our community on the Marine couple that sustained water damage […]

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Z107.7 causes death threats to Marr Realty

By   /  August 31, 2011  /  News, Yucca Valley  /  38 Comments

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Lopsided reporting is holding Marr Realty, their officers and personnel up to scorn, ridicule and contempt in the community. They are receiving threatening calls. One angry caller to Marr realty said “[They] needed to be eliminated!” JOSHUA TREE / YUCCA VALLEY, CA – KCDZ  Z107.7 FM  and the Associated Press reported a story yesterday concerning Marr […]

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Local Talk Show Host Asks Neil Derry To Step Down

By   /  May 20, 2011  /  News, Opinion, Yucca Valley  /  7 Comments

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Joshua Tree, Ca.- In a rare commentary during the Z107.7 Friday talk show, host Gary Daigneault, while discussing the legislation authored by Assemblyman Paul Cook, called on 3rd District Supervisor Neil Derry to “do the right thing and step down.”  Daigneault has always been a champion for the rights of citizens, often reminding his callers that […]

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Gary Daigneault vs. HDWD Ed Muzik

By   /  March 15, 2011  /  29 Palms, News, Yucca Valley  /  2 Comments

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It seems HDWD General Manager, Ed Muzik, has been playing games with radio journalist Gary Daigneault about the acquisition of the Blue Skies Country Club Golf Couse. Daigneault alleged this morning on his Morning Show news that Muzik mislead him in a press release about the HDWD’s negotiations for the purchase of the Blue Skies […]

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Twentynine Palms City Council gets a taste of upcoming contentions

By   /  January 26, 2011  /  29 Palms, News  /  Comments Off

KCDZ 107.7 FM – Local News Stories KCDZ NEWS WIRE– The 29 Palms City Council met in regular session last night. Reporter Dan Stork said the council got a taste of what contentions lie before them… The public comment portion of 29 Palms City Council meetings is often a preview of coming attractions. Last night’s […]

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Two ways of life collide in Wonder Valley

By   /  November 22, 2010  /  OHV Issues, San Bernardino Co  /  2 Comments

First published in the Los Angeles Times on January 5, 2010. Reporting from Wonder Valley — Eric Hamburg bought a house in this valley of wrinkled mountains and sugar-soft sand to escape life in Los Angeles and drink in the empty solitude only the desert can provide. “I loved the peace and quiet. I loved […]

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Chalk Fest Was Not Squashed By City Council

By   /  November 13, 2010  /  29 Palms, General Posts  /  Comments Off

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I was reading the October/November issue of The Sun Runner. In the article “Desert Art News” written by Barbara Buckland and Steve Brown, there are a few statements about the original Chalk Fest. “Don’t look for the Twentynine Palms Chalk Fest we told you about in the last issue’s Art News. The City Council decided against funding the festival being […]

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Why was the local radio station busted & fined by the FCC?

By   /  October 31, 2010  /  29 Palms, News  /  34 Comments

Before the Federal Communications Commission Washington, D.C. 20554 In the Matter of ) ) Morongo Basin Broadcasting ) File Number: EB-04-LA-116 Corporation ) ) NAL/Acct. No. 200432900010 Licensee of FM Broadcast ) FRN 0007699564 Station KCDZ Twenty Nine Palms, California NOTICE OF APPARENT LIABILITY FOR FORFEITURE Released: September 29, 2004 By the District Director, Los […]

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