JOSHUA TREE — A brush fire burned two acres near the 62200 block of Verbena Road here Thursday night.
JOSHUA TREE — Eric Branske said his longtime friend, Rafael Ari Aikens, approached him after an early-morning formation for their platoon aboard the combat center on March 24, 2017. Branske and Aikens were Marines who both lived in barracks building 1412. Their platoon had just come back fro…
TULSA, Oklahoma — Oral Roberts University this year awarded the 10th annual Nyberg Scholarship, given in honor of late Yucca Valley High School student Jonas B. Nyberg. The award is $1,000.
YUCCA VALLEY — Pets at the Yucca Valley Animal Shelter are looking for their forever homes with discounted adoption fees for Clear the Shelters this weekend.
JOSHUA TREE — Of the roughly 250 miles of pipe conducting water to Joshua Basin Water District’s customers, two-thirds needs to be replaced, according to interim General Manager Mark Ban.
JOSHUA TREE — A feline frenzy would describe the “Pussy Galore” exhibit at La Matadora Saturday. The small gallery was packed with visitors who came to see the work of Kat Johnson, Kay Lyons, Kat Green and Cat Celebrezze and listen to the loud “Guerrilla Gig” by Pussy Riot Act.
JOSHUA TREE — Seven bullets: one was fired into Christy McKissic as an assailant hovered over her on her bed. Two were shot from a similar position and went through the wall, through the doorway in the neighboring bedroom and into the hallway.
JOSHUA TREE — A 13-year-old witness took the stand at the Joshua Tree Superior Courthouse Monday morning to testify against Rafael Ari Aikens, the man accused of killing her mom and grandmother in their Twentynine Palms home in 2017. Bringing several jurors, court workers and audience member…
SAN BERNARDINO — Firefighters hosted government officials at a public outreach event called Fire Ops 101 Wednesday at the Bernardino County fire department’s training center.
JOSHUA TREE — Hundreds of Morongo Basin families came out to the Joshua Tree Sportsman’s Club Friday morning for the Community Back to School Day, an annual event hosted by the Morongo Unified School District that aims to help school-aged children have a successful school year.
YUCCA VALLEY — A limited number of free cat spaying appointments are available through the Yucca Valley Animal Shelter’s End of Summer Spay-cation.
TWENTYNINE PALMS — Declines in state fees and the recycling market will leave residents here with one less place to take their recycling.
Yucca Valley — Law enforcement and the community connected during National Night Out at its new location at the Yucca Valley Community Center Tuesday.