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Wasteful spending and Plato’s Allegory of the Cave

Wasteful spending and Plato’s Allegory of the Cave

By Branson Hunter (09-18-14) ♦ Twentynine Palms – The Allegory of the Cave surely pertains to the honorable Council Member Cora Heiser. Below is that story and here is the council…

Future of Wonder Valley roads up to the SBC Board of Supervisors now

Future of Wonder Valley roads up to the SBC Board of Supervisors now

Time is running out for WV Road TAX Appeal   Much has been said and written lately about the Wonder Valley road conditions. The plan was presented with…

John Cole Intimidates First Responders to Squelch Accident

John Cole Intimidates First Responders to Squelch Accident

“Do you know who I am? Nobody called you.We don’t need you. Go-away.” — John Cole (09-06-14), ordering the TPFD first responders to go-away at the scene of…

Fire Chief Thompson’s  Compelling Message to the Community

Fire Chief Thompson’s Compelling Message to the Community

  By Branson Hunter ♦ Twentynine Palms – TPFD Chief Jim Thompson’s September 2014 urgent call to the community is a wake-up call for all of us and…

Adam Lunn’s Candidacy to Shore Up Fire Department

Adam Lunn’s Candidacy to Shore Up Fire Department

  Twentynine Palms ♦ By Venturi, S.B. County Sentinel | Sept. 12, 2014 ♦ Excerpts: Adam Lunn, Candidate for City Council & TPWD/TPFD Citizen Advisory Committee Chairman: ” A dog park…

Weed Show: All Rhyme, No Reason

Weed Show: All Rhyme, No Reason

TWENTYNINE PALMS, CA: This November, the Twentynine Palms Historical Society will again host its Annual Weed Show at the Old Schoolhouse Museum, located at 6760 National Park Drive,…

City Statement on Bond Appeal by DoF

City Statement on Bond Appeal by DoF

TWENTYNINE PALMS~ Vickie Waite~ The City Council for the City of Twentynine Palms held a closed session on Tuesday, Sept. 9, related to its ongoing dispute with the…

Legal fees shredding resource like a meat grinder!

Legal fees shredding resource like a meat grinder!

By Branson Hunter ♦ Twentynine Palms – As Cactus Thorns blog has been writing about for the past four years, the city’s civil lawsuit vs. State of California…

Low Cost Rabies Clinic October 4  in 29 Palms

Low Cost Rabies Clinic October 4 in 29 Palms

The Palms-N-Paws Animal Shelter will be conducting a low-cost rabies vaccination clinic for cats and dogs on Saturday, October 4, 2014. The clinic will be held from 8…

9th Drug Take Back Day

9th Drug Take Back Day

The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its ninth opportunity in four years to prevent pill abuse…

Accused Rapist turns himself in

Accused Rapist turns himself in

UPDATE – On Tuesday evening, 09-02-14, Roduk called San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Dispatch to advise he heard he was wanted, confirming through a source that he did in…

Stabbing In 29 Palms

Stabbing In 29 Palms

On Wednesday, September 3, 2014, Nikole Schroeder, 27 years old, Twentynine Palms, William Walter, 26 years old, Twentynine Palms and Stephen Bailor, 25 years old from Twentynine Palms were walking…

Redux:  Some questions about the City’s 2014-2015 budget

Redux: Some questions about the City’s 2014-2015 budget

  By Branson Hunter ♦ Twentynine Palms – In 2014 June, the city council approved the people’s 2014-2015 budget. It is a shaky budget at best, and the council…

If Public Safety is not addressed, Harris, Mintz, Cole will unwittingly bring disincorporation and bankrupty

If Public Safety is not addressed, Harris, Mintz, Cole will unwittingly bring disincorporation and bankrupty

Twentynine Palms – I would venture to say that currently all five of the council are registered Republicans. If that is not the case then I would hope…

Kevin Fish: “We are officially out of meat, milk, and bread…”

Kevin Fish: “We are officially out of meat, milk, and bread…”

By Branson Hunter ♦ Twentynine Palms – Twentynine Palms is blessed to be the home of former Army Ranger Kevin Fish.  Kevin is involved and committed to providing…

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Yucca Valley

Candidate Merl Abel Voted to increase Senior Housing Scam debt

Candidate Merl Abel Voted to increase Senior Housing Scam debt

By Margo Sturges/Yucca Valley, Ca.,-The Morongo Basin Republicans held their candidate forum last evening and…

California Department of Water Resources Report on Yucca Valley

California Department of Water Resources Report on Yucca Valley

By Margo Sturges/I have many documents to share with readers to shed light on the…

Yucca Valley Strikes RDA “Gold!”

Yucca Valley Strikes RDA “Gold!”

by Margo Sturges/Yucca Valley, Ca-It was a long wait to hear from the Department of…

Chad Mayes cracks code for sleazy campaigning, $1,500 to sip coffee?

Chad Mayes cracks code for sleazy campaigning, $1,500 to sip coffee?

[Local Yucca Valley Pretty Boy Chad Mayes, the unpopular candidate running for for the 42nd…

Affordable Senior Housing in Yucca Valley, a Shell Game with National CORE funding?

Affordable Senior Housing in Yucca Valley, a Shell Game with National CORE funding?

By Branson Hunter ♦ Yucca Valley – The Town Council has bestowed upon National C.O.R.E.…

The Ghost of Ebenezer Scrooge, NATIONAL CORE Senior Housing

The Ghost of Ebenezer Scrooge, NATIONAL CORE Senior Housing

  By Branson Hunter ♦ Yucca Valley – National Community Renaissance CORE affordable senior housing…

Hi-Desert Water District: “Let’s Make a Sewer Deal…”

Hi-Desert Water District: “Let’s Make a Sewer Deal…”

By Margo Sturges-Yucca Valley, Ca.,- One of my concerns with the Hi-Desert Water District sewer…

9 Candidates Vie for Yucca Valley Council Seat

9 Candidates Vie for Yucca Valley Council Seat

by Margo Sturges/Yucca Valley, Ca.- The candidate filing period was extended to Wednesday, August 13,…

6 Nabbed in YV DUI Checkpoint

6 Nabbed in YV DUI Checkpoint

Yucca Valley, CA – Yucca Valley Police Department Traffic Unit conducted a DUI/Drivers License checkpoint…

Vote for Ron Cohen for Yucca Valley Town Council

Vote for Ron Cohen for Yucca Valley Town Council

by Margo Sturges/Yucca Valley, Ca.- Ron Cohen formally announced his candidacy for Yucca Valley Town…

Yucca Valley Gun Sales Allowed: 5 Acre Parcels or Greater

Yucca Valley Gun Sales Allowed: 5 Acre Parcels or Greater

   ARCHIVED: August 13, 2014/”YV Planning Commissioners Vote 4-1, Gun Sales Permitted Residential RL-5 Acres”…

One Year Later…Nuaimi’s Stench Persists…(Updated)

One Year Later…Nuaimi’s Stench Persists…(Updated)

by Margo Sturges/Yucca Valley, Ca.,- On August 20, 2013, the unpopular politician/Town Manager Mark Nuaimi…

Merl Abel Caught in Political Web: Goes Back on his Word

Merl Abel Caught in Political Web: Goes Back on his Word

by Margo Sturges/Yucca Valley, Ca.,- I am concerned with the sparse turnout predicted by many…

Bob Leone makes Three!

Bob Leone makes Three!

  by Margo Sturges/Yucca Valley, Ca.,- A local radio station reports the popular Yucca Valley…

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HDWD Sewer: “Light at the end of the Tunnel?”

HDWD Sewer: “Light at the end of the Tunnel?”

by Margo Sturges/Yucca Valley, Ca.,- It was another packed full house at the continued meeting of August 13, 2014, at the Hi-Desert Water District to discuss postponement of…

Opponents ask governor to veto groundwater bills – Ag Alert

Opponents ask governor to veto groundwater bills – Ag Alert

  Farmers, ranchers, other water users and nearly three-dozen members of the state Legislature have urged Gov. Brown to veto a package of groundwater-regulation bills that reached his…

Orban Announces Candidacy for Hi-Desert Water District

Orban Announces Candidacy for Hi-Desert Water District

  PRESS RELEASE Yucca Valley, CA – Gina Orban announces her candidacy to become Member, Board of Directors, of the Hi-Desert Water District Board. Gina Orban, was sworn…

California Sets Stage for First Groundwater Regulations

California Sets Stage for First Groundwater Regulations

California lawmakers have sent Governor Jerry Brown legislation that would for the first time regulate groundwater use as the most-populous U.S. state suffers from a record drought. The…

Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency buys 9.5 acres for Peanuts from County

Bighorn-Desert View Water Agency buys 9.5 acres for Peanuts from County

SB Sentinel.com-The county of San Bernardino this week sold eight parcels of property totaling approximately 19.3 acres it picked up through tax defaults to four governmental entities or…

Chad Mayes was part of Yucca Valley Sewer Problem

Chad Mayes was part of Yucca Valley Sewer Problem

  The “Desert Sun” of the low desert endorsed Karalee. They mentioned Mr. Mayes more experienced background. That’s the weird part – everybody assumes if you’re in civic…

Double-Speak by HDWD GM Muzik Will Sink Sewer Assessment Vote

Double-Speak by HDWD GM Muzik Will Sink Sewer Assessment Vote

  Original Title: HDWD GM Muzik Speaking Out Both Sides of his Mouth (Aug.3,2014)   By Margo Sturges/Yucca Valley, Ca.,- At the Tuesday sewer outreach meeting held on…

HJTA Files Class Action Against Pasadena Over Unfair Water Rates

HJTA Files Class Action Against Pasadena Over Unfair Water Rates

The lawsuit asks the court to declare Pasadena’s rate structure invalid, and to award refunds to its nonresident customers.  July 23, 2014 ♦ Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association ♦ The City…

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Steve_In_29Steve_In_29 on John Cole Intimidates First Responders to Squelch Accident
Do you actually believe that a person can simply wave off the first responders at the scene of an accident?? …
Steve_In_29Steve_In_29 on John Cole Intimidates First Responders to Squelch Accident
I was just asking for clarification of whether the "incident report" you are requesting from the Sheriff (which you say …
Larry BriggsLarry Briggs on The Achilles heel for Mintz, Harris and Cole
I'm sure that you did go over the proposed budgets looking for places to cut. It's just that the other …
Steve SpearSteve Spear on The Achilles heel for Mintz, Harris and Cole
Larry, You crack me up. When I did go over the budget you said that four other councilmembers disagreed with me so …
Larry BriggsLarry Briggs on The Achilles heel for Mintz, Harris and Cole
You mean Steve has not gone over the budget>
Branson HunterBranson Hunter on The Achilles heel for Mintz, Harris and Cole
Look at it this way, Larry. Have they really cut the fat from the budget? Let a Steve Spear or …
Larry BriggsLarry Briggs on The Achilles heel for Mintz, Harris and Cole
Ben, I believe the City Council did go over the budget "line by line" during the budget review process in …
Branson HunterBranson Hunter on The Achilles heel for Mintz, Harris and Cole
Let me add this thought... Some good local people in 29 are apprehensive of change because they fear loosing what is …
Candidates

Obernolte advocates for small business – LVL

Obernolte advocates for small business – LVL

LUCERNE VALLEY LEADER • Big Bear mayor Jay Obernolte, who will contend for the State Assembly seat vacated by Tim Donnelly in…

Local Dems Meet Saturday: Common Cause & Candidate Endorsements

Local Dems Meet Saturday: Common Cause & Candidate Endorsements

PRESS RELEASE-At Saturday morning’s meeting of the Morongo Basin Democratic Club, local Democrats will vote on endorsements for the November election,…

Former POW Watson Making Bid for Yucca Valley Town Council

Former POW Watson Making Bid for Yucca Valley Town Council

SB Sentinel.com-Bryan Dean Watson is running for town council in Yucca Valley, he said, “because I’ve got a lot of time…

Ron Cohen: 97 Questions on Proposed Yucca Valley Budget

Ron Cohen: 97 Questions on Proposed Yucca Valley Budget

PRESS RELEASE-May 2014 Ron Cohen’s Concerned Citizen’s for Yucca Valley met for 5 hours last May to formulate questions for the…

Z107.7 to host 29 Council Forum

Z107.7 to host 29 Council Forum

There will be a candidates’ forum, sponsored by this radio station, for the crowded Twentynine Palms City Council race. Reporter Dan…

42nd Assembly Candidate, Karalee Hargrove “My Story”

42nd Assembly Candidate, Karalee Hargrove “My Story”

The only child of a high school teacher, I was born in Lakewood, California. Everyone said I was just like my…

Secretary of State Alphabet Draw Determines Ballot Positions

Secretary of State Alphabet Draw Determines Ballot Positions

  By Margo Sturges-2014 Elections- San Bernardino County/Statewide . The Secretary of State has conducted a randomized alphabet drawing to determine…

Riverside County Democratic Party- Meet Your Candidates Today!!

Riverside County Democratic Party- Meet Your Candidates Today!!

PRESS RELEASE: Meet Your Candidates YA’LL COME, YA HEAR !!!   Today, Saturday August 30, 2014, is our “Meet Your Candidates”…

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Opinion

The Lord called Two Angels Home on August 20th

The Lord called Two Angels Home on August 20th

OPINION by Margo Sturges- This past Saturday, Sunday and Monday, I attended Catholic services that included two masses, one luncheon, hosted a 5 hour viewing and remained…

Gov. Jerry Brown: 30% of CA Kids Illegal or ‘Don’t Speak English’

Gov. Jerry Brown: 30% of CA Kids Illegal or ‘Don’t Speak English’

During Thursday night’s California gubernatorial debate against Republican Neel Kashkari, California Governor Jerry Brown (D) revealed that nearly 30% of the state’s schoolchildren are either illegal immigrants…

My Dilemma: My Party is broken

My Dilemma: My Party is broken

I am if you have not realized reading my posts, a liberal conservative Tea Party Republican. I promote limited government, less regulation, balanced budgets and more personal liberty.…

Random Thoughts

Random Thoughts

Sunday July 6th: I am hoping beyond hope that Erin Corwin has run off with her secret lover and is swimming on some beach in Tahiti. I am…

National CORE under the microscope: Mismanaged Senior Housing

National CORE under the microscope: Mismanaged Senior Housing

Indian Wells residents await turnaround Xochitl Peña10:14 p.m. PDT June 23, 2014 | The Desert sun INDIAN WELLS – For years, residents in Indian Wells Villas and Mountain…

National Park Drive is super-duper, but…

National Park Drive is super-duper, but…

Twentynine Palms – There was a grand celebration in the old town yesterday. The festivities began at the Old Schoolhouse Museum midway down National Park Drive. The Twentynine…

Man up, like you have a pair

Man up, like you have a pair

Besides a fire about so high, what burns my ass more than anything is the complete cowardice of people to defend their own beliefs and space.  I…

Morongo Basin

CHP to hold FREE Impact Teen Driver Class

CHP to hold FREE Impact Teen Driver Class

Impact Teen Drivers was organized for the purpose of providing awareness and education to teenagers, their parents, and community members about all facets of responsible driving, with…

Yeah sure its legal…. you betcha

Yeah sure its legal…. you betcha

Over a two day period, members of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Marijuana Enforcement Team conducted investigations resulting in the service of 9 search warrants at…

“…my Second Accident in two days.”

“…my Second Accident in two days.”

This morning was a little exciting. Had a county vehicle take out our World Famous Mail Boxes and slam into the fence. With 18 deaths in the…

Voters invited to Meet Democrats for Office on May 22, 2014

Voters invited to Meet Democrats for Office on May 22, 2014

  PRESS RELEASE: The Morongo Basin Democratic Club invites registered voters to meet the candidates this Thursday when the Joshua Tree Saloon opens its doors from 5…

High Desert

Feds Get into a gun fight

Feds Get into a gun fight

On Tuesday, August 26, 2014, at approximately 5:30 a.m., deputies from the Victorville Police Department responded to a residence in the 12500 block of Sunny Vista Avenue,…

She thought she’d make a crank call on the prison

She thought she’d make a crank call on the prison

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Deputy Brett Haynes was called to the GEO Correctional Facility located at 10450 Rancho Rd in the City of…

Crash Dumps Carrots on the 15 Freeway in Hesperia

Crash Dumps Carrots on the 15 Freeway in Hesperia

SBSun.com:Breaking News-Posted: 05/09/14, 4:53 PM PDT    HESPERIA >> A crash involving a tractor trailer and another truck has strewn carrots across the northbound lanes of the…

Victorville Sheriff’s Station Reaches out to Seniors

Victorville Sheriff’s Station Reaches out to Seniors

With the realization that each individual has a potential for meaningful living throughout his/her life, and with the belief in human dignity, the Sheriff’s Department reaches out…

Will Hesperia Stop the Crony Capitalist or play with Nonprofit CYAP

Will Hesperia Stop the Crony Capitalist or play with Nonprofit CYAP

Hesperia, CA-- Nonprofit CYAP – The Hesperia City Council on Tuesday 1-21-2014 delayed a vote until next month reference the funding of a possible project to the…

Apple Valley – Police Activities League – 1st Annual Toy Drive

Apple Valley – Police Activities League – 1st Annual Toy Drive

The Apple Valley Police Activities League is hosting its 1st Annual Fill the Toy Trailer Toy Drive to help those less fortunate this holiday season.  Your generous…

Body of baby found in recycle center

Body of baby found in recycle center

Victorville, CA– On October 24, 2013 at 11:30 AM, Victorville deputies were called to a recycling center in the 17000 block of Abbey Lane for a deceased…

Detectives from Victorville Police Department are asking the public for assistance in identifying a suspect involved in an armed robbery

Detectives from Victorville Police Department are asking the public for assistance in identifying a suspect involved in an armed robbery

Victorville, CA– <Press Release> On August 31, 2013, at approximately 4:50 p.m., the suspect entered the business office of the Storage Direct on Mojave Drive. The suspect…

Desert Hot Springs

Desert Hot Springs City Down to $450 in General Fund

Desert Hot Springs City Down to $450 in General Fund

  TheDesertSun.com-DESERT HOT SPRINGS – The city’s general fund has dipped to $450, but leaders say they can make payroll through June 30 with incoming tax revenue…

Needles Next California City Flirting With Insolvency

Needles Next California City Flirting With Insolvency

    Needles, Ca.,-The Needles city council was speechless when informed by its city manager that it will burn through all its reserves and be out of…

“Outspoken” blogger appointed to Planning Commission.

“Outspoken” blogger appointed to Planning Commission.

Desert Hot Springs, Ca.,- Dean Gray, Investigative reporter, Publisher, Editor and…..Blogger, was appointed to the DHS Planning Commission last evening after raising a few eyebrows. Gray, a…

DHS-Elects New Mayor…Parks is out.

DHS-Elects New Mayor…Parks is out.

Desert Hot Springs, Ca.,- For our readers following the election outcome of a neighboring city down the road in Riverside County, I have posted the results of…

City of DHS facing a 2nd Bankruptcy?

City of DHS facing a 2nd Bankruptcy?

Desert Hot Springs, Ca.,- Will the city of Desert Hot Springs gain the title and be the poster child of the only city to have declared bankruptcy…twice? …

DHS Mayor Yvonne Parks Ousted by 12 Vote Upset!

DHS Mayor Yvonne Parks Ousted by 12 Vote Upset!

DESERT HOT SPRINGS — Councilman Adam Sanchez eked out a 12-vote upset of incumbent Mayor Yvonne Parks to wrest the office, the Riverside County Registrar confirmed at…

DHS Mayor Survives Election- Loses Her Majority Vote

DHS Mayor Survives Election- Loses Her Majority Vote

Desert Hot Springs, The early results are in and Mayor Yvonne Parks has survived another term as Mayor beating out her challenger Councilman Adam Sanchez.  While it…

Councilman Blames His Handicap Parking Violation on Photographer of Incident

Councilman Blames His Handicap Parking Violation on Photographer of Incident

"Congratulations for embarrassing me,” said Scott Matas to the disability activist confronting him with a photograph of his truck blocking two handicap parking spaces. The councilman's comments…

Survival

Cooling Centers Now Open in 29 Palms

Cooling Centers Now Open in 29 Palms

As summer approaches and daily temperatures begin to climb into the 100s, the City of Twentynine Palms reminds residents that a designated Cooling Center is available at…

Firefighters Rescue Hiker in Distress

Firefighters Rescue Hiker in Distress

Late Thursday afternoon, the 29 Palms Fire Department received a report of a hiker in distress along the popular 49 Palms Oasis hiking trail, just inside the…

For elderly in rural areas, too difficult for many to hang on

For elderly in rural areas, too difficult for many to hang on

While we’re re-committing America to an undefinable, protracted and un-winnable war in Afghanistan, we are beating our sick, our poor, our weak elevated elderly into third-world existence.…

Phew… It was a miss

Phew… It was a miss

The potentially dangerous asteroid streaking by last night missed striking Earth.  It’s about the size of three football fields. The EM26 Asteroid passed  just 8.8 moon distances away from…

Press Release: Grand Opening BBQ Today for “Change For Veterans”

Press Release: Grand Opening BBQ Today for “Change For Veterans”

Change For Veterans Organization FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kevin Fish 5758 Adobe Rd., Suite B Twentynne Palms, CA 92277 (760) 368- 8715 vccpreshidesert@gmail.com GRAND OPENING TODAY FOR CHANGE…

1317 Registered Veterans homeless in Morongo Basin?

1317 Registered Veterans homeless in Morongo Basin?

Preface: I respectfully call on the Honorable Congressman Paul Cook to look into allegations about certain Yucca Valley Town Council member’s efforts to thwart Joshua Springs Calvary Chapel from…

Just because you are paranoid does not mean they are not watching you…

Just because you are paranoid does not mean they are not watching you…

Everyone who carries a cellphone generates a trail of electronic breadcrumbs that records everywhere they go. Those breadcrumbs reveal a wealth of information about who we are,…

Morongo Basin Black-Out Monday 8pm-8am

Morongo Basin Black-Out Monday 8pm-8am

Morongo Basin- The Hi-Desert Star reports Southern California Edison has a scheduled black out for repairs to their system. Over 11,000 households and businesses will be without…

Entertainment

Cultural Center Unveils New Website & LOTS going on at YOUR Arts Center!

Cultural Center Unveils New Website & LOTS going on at YOUR Arts Center!

NEW State-Of-The-Art WEBSITE! www.hidesertculturalcenter.org JOSHUA TREE, CA – In advance of what is proving to be the most enthralling season the Hi-Desert Cultural Center has experienced since…

Cultural & Medical Centers Art Galleries Grand Opening Reception this Tuesday!

Cultural & Medical Centers Art Galleries Grand Opening Reception this Tuesday!

Sep 9, 2014 | 4:30-7pm | PUBLIC RECEPTION! Hi-Desert Medical Center & Hi-Desert Cultural Center have joined together to create new and exciting public displays of fine…

It’s Weed Show Time Again

It’s Weed Show Time Again

TWENTYNINE PALMS, CA: This November, the Twentynine Palms Historical Society will again host its Annual Weed Show at the Old Schoolhouse Museum, located at 6760 National Park…

**SOLD-OUT!** Performers From the World-Famous Hollywood MAGIC CASTLE!… “Magic Theater – Club Night!” July 26

**SOLD-OUT!** Performers From the World-Famous Hollywood MAGIC CASTLE!… “Magic Theater – Club Night!” July 26

Performers from the World-Famous Hollywood MAGIC CASTLE!… “Magic Theater – Club Night!” at the Hi-Desert Cultural Center Featuring the great… Rob Watkins Joe Guzman Xtreme Dean UPDATE:…

Happy 25th Birthday to Z107.7

Happy 25th Birthday to Z107.7

Hurry on down to the hoop-lah created by the owners of our local radio station, Z107.7! There are outdoor festivities until 1 PM today. Passing the 25…

Yucca Valley Soccer Camp

Yucca Valley Soccer Camp

It’s that time of year again! Soccer will be starting soon and Yucca Valley High School brings you an affordable and fun soccer camp. Designed for ages…

Cultural Center offers NEW 3-week Strings Conservatory Summer Camp – learn to play music! Classes for adults & children

Cultural Center offers NEW 3-week Strings Conservatory Summer Camp – learn to play music!  Classes for adults & children

3-Week Strings Summer Camp! JULY 14-31, 2014 Learn to play MUSIC! Violin, Viola or Cello! For NEW & CONTINUING students! Every Monday, Tuesday & Thursday! – Mommy/Daddy…

Mohave Co

Never come to a gun fight with a rock

Never come to a gun fight with a rock

Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Valley View Medical Center in reference to a male subject with a gunshot wound on July 19, 2014. Joseph Raymond Farmer,…

Beavis and Butthead Moment in Mohave Co.

Beavis and Butthead Moment in Mohave Co.

Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Justin Wayne Thompson, 28, and Michael Blaine Turner, 23, both of Kingman, late Wednesday (7/9) morning for burglary and possession of a…

You Lookin’ at Me?

You Lookin’ at Me?

On the Thursday, July 3, 2014, 26-year-old Rafael Paul Burshia struck his wife’s right arm and chest with a baseball bat. The victim ran from Burshia who…

What the Hell was She thinking?

What the Hell was She thinking?

Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Kristen Suzanne Plank, 38, of Kingman, Thursday (6/19) morning for child abuse, possession of dangerous drugs, possession of marijuana and three counts…

Get off that Cell Phone or I’ll Shoot!

Get off that Cell Phone or I’ll Shoot!

Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Bruce Monroe Ward, 49, of Mohave Valley, early Friday (6/6)morning for disorderly conduct with a weapon and possession of weapon by prohibited…

Mohave County Sheriff Retires

Mohave County Sheriff Retires

Kingman, AZ— Tom Sheahan, 42 year law enforcement veteran and 5 term Mohave County Sheriff has announced his retirement August 1st. Sheriff Sheahan has spent the last…

Havasu Deputies arrest DUIs

Havasu Deputies arrest DUIs

Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested the following people during the Memorial Day holiday weekend (5/22 through 5/25): The following minor was arrested for minor in possession of…

Stranded Elderly Couple, Age 78 & 69, Stuck 3 Days in Yucca Wash

Stranded Elderly Couple, Age 78 & 69, Stuck 3 Days in Yucca Wash

  Mohave County- Two Las Vegas residents spent three days stranded in a wash near Yucca before they were rescued Sunday afternoon. Voytek Najgrodski, 78, and Eva…

Desert Hot Springs

Sex Pics Police Officer Delivers City Council Endorsement

Sex Pics Police Officer Delivers City Council Endorsement

DESERT HOT SPRINGS, CA – A police officer caught last year in a scandal of sexting naked pictures of himself spoke at last night’s city council meeting…

Skyborne Cancels Peter Chryssikos Alarm Contract

Skyborne Cancels Peter Chryssikos Alarm Contract

Skyborne HOA cancels contract of the unlicensed contractor. Under indictment by the DA, Chyssikos hires big name attorney John Patrick Dolan.…

Former DHS Police Officer Heath Dead

Former DHS Police Officer Heath Dead

Former officer Andrea Heath was involved with a variety of high profile internal matters regarding the Desert Hot Springs police department.

Heath's $5 million…

Former City Councilman Hoped to Hide His Weiner Problem Applying for City Manager Job

Former City Councilman Hoped to Hide His Weiner Problem Applying for City Manager Job

He lost the election but now he is shopping for a job in of all places Needles, California. An Anthony Weiner problem still dogs Karl Baker. The…

City Manager Rick Daniels Endorsed by Convicted Felon

City Manager Rick Daniels Endorsed by Convicted Felon

The city of Needles gets letters of endorsement for Rick Daniels job application for city manager. The alias known as "The People" is a felon.…

Desert City Protests Against Commemorating 9/11

Desert City Protests Against Commemorating 9/11

The nine protesters picketing are affiliated with Mayor Parks' re-election campaign. Their protest appeared entirely politically motivated.…

Its official Daniels new City Manager – Needles Desert Star: Local

Its official Daniels new City Manager – Needles Desert Star: Local

NEEDLES — City Council approved hiring Rick Daniels as the new city manager in a unanimous vote Aug. 13. All members were present. The vote didn’t come…

PSA:Desert Hot Springs Town Manager Opening

PSA:Desert Hot Springs Town Manager Opening

Breaking News! An unconfirmed rumor the Desert Hot Springs City Manager, Rick Daniels, accepted a position in Needles has yet to be confirmed. More information will be…

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