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Employees foil armed robbery at liquor store; 3 arrested

Store employees were able to detain armed suspect until deputies arrived, officials said, and he was also linked to a Sept. 8 robbery at a gas station on La Paz Drive. VICTORVILLE - Authorities placed a convicted felon and gang member behind bars after he allegedly tried to rob a local liquor store

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-09-19 01:26:14

Local WWII veteran excited to attend reunion

APPLE VALLEY - World War II veteran Aubrey Burke said he plans to meet with his fellow comrades during the 43rd Annual 8th Air Force Historical Society Reunion later this month. A longtime resident of Apple Valley, the 93-year-old Burke said he's excited about traveling to New Orleans for the five-d

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-09-18 20:43:30

Apple Valley man accused of leaving the scene - and his family - after crash

An Apple Valley man accused of fleeing the scene of an accident, leaving behind his injured wife and young children, was arrested after a deputy and his K-9 found him hiding in the desert, the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department said. Juan Manuel Flores, 39, is accused of driving under the in

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SUN - 2017-09-19 00:43:25

Sheriff's Rodeo rides into town this weekend

GLEN HELEN - Get ready to bust out your cowboy hats, spurred boots and lassos this weekend when the Sheriff's Rodeo comes into town. Endorsed and sanctioned by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA), the 18th annual PRCA Sheriff's Rodeo will take place this weekend, with gates opening Fri

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-09-19 00:02:14

Apple Valley father arrested after crash leaves wife, children injured

APPLE VALLEY - Authorities arrested a 39-year-old father accused of fleeing from the scene of a crash that left his family injured late Saturday. Juan Manuel Flores, of Apple Valley, was arrested on suspicion of cruelty to a child following the incident, which occurred in the area near Cahuilla and

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-09-19 00:28:06

Brothers claim Abraham Lincoln, Stephen Douglas photo is from famous debates

Editor's note: this is the first in an occasional series. VICTORVILLE - The sixth-plate daguerreotype, presumably from the 19th Century, seemed inconsequential at first. At center, a white building overwhelmed the setting. Two people peered out a second-story window. A rigid-looking group stood near

HESPERIA STAR - 2017-09-17 03:10:27

Valley Voices: Ride-along with a sheriff's deputy is an eye-opener

As a member of the High Desert Community Coalition (HDCC), I recently decided it would be valuable to go on a ride-along with a sheriff's deputy in the city where I live. Part of the work of the coalition is to advocate for policies that prevent health and safety issues from occurring in our communi

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-09-17 08:01:00

Movie review: 'Stronger' puts a strong Boston accent on the triumph of the spirit

When the movie "Patriots Day," about the investigation surrounding the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, was released late last year, people were quietly asking, "Isn't it too soon?" Now, with "Stronger," with the same event as one of its subjects, coming out, even more people are asking, "Isn't it too

HESPERIA STAR - 2017-09-18 17:30:01

Quilters honor veterans on 9/11

APPLE VALLEY - Several local veterans recently received handmade quilts as part of a special luncheon event held at the Church of the Valley on Sept. 11. Members of the Quilters Piece Corps of Victor Valley honored eight veterans with quilts, fellowship and food, according to group member Diane Ande

HESPERIA STAR - 2017-09-18 00:47:38

Desert Valley Hospital offering free cardiac screenings to students

APPLE VALLEY- In an effort to keep students heart safe, a local medical group will be conducting cardiac screenings at local schools. Desert Valley Hospital and Medical Group hosted the first of a series of free cardiac screening for young athletes, ages 13 to 18, on Wednesday at Academy for Academi

HESPERIA STAR - 2017-09-18 00:46:04

One dead after plane crashes at El Mirage Dry Lake Saturday

EL MIRAGE - One man has died after a single engine aircraft crashed at the dry lake bed here Saturday morning, authorities said. According to San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department spokesperson Jodi Miller, a gyrocopter crashed at El Mirage Dry Lake just before 9 a.m. Saturday. Deputies from the

HESPERIA STAR - 2017-09-16 21:41:07

More than 2,700 marijuana plants seized at 3 sites in Phelan

More than 2,700 marijuana plants were seized Friday at three separate locations in the unincorporated community of Phelan, sheriff's officials said. The plants were not in compliance with California's marijuana law or San Bernardino County's ordinance prohibiting commercial cannabis activity, accord

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SUN - 2017-09-17 00:05:24

One man hospitalized, another arrested following suspected THC extraction lab explosion in Adelanto

ADELANTO - One man suffered severe burns and another was arrested following an explosion at a home that authorities suspect was caused by a THC extraction lab Friday evening. San Bernardino County Sheriff's Adelanto Station deputies, County Fire personnel and members of the Sheriff's Bombs/Arson det

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-09-18 17:36:01

In Adelanto, competition for coveted cannabis dispensary licenses

At 2 p.m. Friday, a subcommittee was scheduled to meet inside Mayor Rich Kerr's office at City Hall to deliberate on which four applicants will receive licenses. ADELANTO - Six applicants have filed for four coveted medical cannabis dispensary permits, according to City Manager Gabriel Elliott. At 2

VICTORVILLE DAILY PRESS - 2017-09-18 00:46:47

'Honey oil' extraction explosion in Adelanto sends one to hospital, one to jail

ADELANTO>>An explosion in what authorities said was a 'honey oil' extraction lab on Friday destroyed a home, severely burned one man and sent another to jail, San Bernardino County sheriff's officials said Saturday. As a result of the explosion and fire, Chance Jones, 25, suffered 2nd degree burns a

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SUN - 2017-09-17 05:44:52

San Diego man removed from sex offender registry is arrested in Fontana, found with child porn, police say

Joseph Welsh, 47, of San Diego. (Photo courtesy of Fontana Police Department) A San Diego man who successfully petitioned not to have to register as a sex offender was found to be in possession of child pornography, Fontana police said. Their investigation into Joseph Welsh, 47, began after he was n

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SUN - 2017-09-18 22:15:48

How San Bernardino administrators are learning the concerns of students walking to school

SAN BERNARDINO >> School district officials walked a mile in their students' shoes - more or less - before class Monday, stepping over broken glass and past stray dogs to get a better idea of the challenges students face walking to and from school. GEAR UP coordinator at SBHS Brooke Fyfe,(L), walks

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SUN - 2017-09-19 01:04:45

USPS celebrates Date meets ZIP

On Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2017, the community of Blue Jay will experience an event that occurs only once a century, it's called Date Meets ZIP. The date of 9-23- 17 will match the community's zip code of 92317. The possibility of having a Date Meets ZIP is quite rare. It only comes up every 100 years an

HIGHLAND COMMUNITY NEWS - 2017-09-19 17:11:00

Pasadena, San Bernardino men arrested in connection to Simi Valley 'knock-knock' burglaries

Three men suspected of "knock-knock" burglaries in the city of Simi Valley were arrested Friday on outstanding warrants several days after Ventura County prosecutors charged them and a fourth man in the case, authorities said. Several upscale homes located in the Silver Thorn, Wild Horse Canyon and

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SUN - 2017-09-17 21:27:09

Woman who was raised in Fontana dies in plane crash along with her husband and two children

A woman who was born and raised in Fontana died along with her husband and two children in a plane crash in Colorado on Sept. 15. Jennifer Makepeace (nee: Hickey), 45, perished in the tragedy, as did her husband Jeff Makepeace, 47, and children Addison and Benjamin, both 10. They were all longtime r

FONTANA HERALD NEWS - 2017-09-17 21:19:00