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The Stars, who sent Jordie Benn to Montreal for a defenseman and fourth-round draft pick on Monday, could also deal unrestricted free agents Lauri Korpikoski,... [Read More]
Fires, floods and falling pavement. Interstate 15 in the Cajon Pass has seen its share of dramatic events in the past couple of years, between... [Read More]
We've finally arrived. The High Desert, Victor Valley, Mojave River Valley or whatever you want to call our region, has finally arrived.Thursday's news that Cracker... [Read More]
Barstow's College Promise program already is a winner.Barstow Community College Superintendent/President Dr. Deborah DiThomas received word Tuesday morning that the college has received a $750,000... [Read More]
Four different head coaches in three seasons seems like a lot for any player. Such has been life for Elfrid Payton thus far in Orlando. [Read More]
Barstow Community College has hired longtime educator and former Hi-Desert Playhouse Executive Director Ed Will as its Civic Center and College Events Manager. In other... [Read More]
Barstow Community College has begun a nationwide search to find a new superintendent/president.Dr. Deborah DiThomas announced Nov. 16 that she would not seek a new... [Read More]
There is a decent amount of development occurring in the city, and more is on the way.In the Lenwood area, two more hotels - a... [Read More]
Replacement of the aging First Avenue Bridge initially had been expected to begin early this year, but the multi-million dollar project now faces a substantial... [Read More]
Ah, when you are young and in love, it is easy to lose yourself in that rapturous feeling and see common sense fly out the... [Read More]
These are the best of times for the Barstow Unified School District.The district expects to get the first round of funding for its $39 million... [Read More]
I'll never forget the first time I ever drove when it was snowing. We were heading to Las Vegas in the late '90s and as... [Read More]
Barstow Unified School District Superintendent Jeff Malan said the district should see its first round of funding from Measure F by mid-year.Barstow voters passed the... [Read More]
It's funny how things are different from one place to another, even things that you wouldn't think would be.Take food and water, for instance.We've noticed... [Read More]
Barstow Unified School District Superintendent Jeff Malan announced Tuesday that the district plans to apply for a state grant that would fully fund the ambitious... [Read More]
In my youth, it seemed America had no shortage of great leaders.Whether civilian or military, our country seemed blessed with men and women of character,... [Read More]
America has sent men to the Moon and spacecraft to Mars, but is manned flight to the Red Planet in this nation's future?Obviously it would... [Read More]
I realize that here in the High Desert, scams are plentiful. We get them on the phone, in the mail, in our email and sometimes... [Read More]
Happy New Year to you all!I have only one resolution for 2017: Never to move again.Our 7-mile journey from Hesperia to Apple Valley broke the... [Read More]
By the time 2017 rolls around, I will no longer be a resident of Hesperia. After 13 years and two months, we're moving to Apple... [Read More]