VICTORVILLE — Authorities said a crash left a bicyclist dead early Monday morning.San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department spokeswoman Jodi Miller said reports of a traffic collision involving a Ford Expedition and a man on a bicycle on Mariposa Road and Talpa Street were first received at 2:30 a.m. Monday. The Expedition struck the man on the bicycle, who suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.The driver of the vehicle was not injured, San […]
APPLE VALLEY — An ongoing death investigation continued into Tuesday morning after an elderly man and woman were found dead inside an Apple Valley home Monday evening.San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department officials on Tuesday identified Louis Giuntini, 95, and Rose Giuntini, 92, both of Apple Valley, as the man and woman found dead inside a home in the 19900 block of Outer Highway 18.Authorities responded to the home around 4:17 p.m. Monday. A family friend first […]
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VICTORVILLE — Authorities have released the identity of the bicyclist killed after he was struck by a vehicle early Monday.The San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner on Tuesday identified Cesar Machuca Jr., 16, of Victorville, as the person who was struck by a white 2002 Ford Explorer on Mariposa Road just before 2:30 a.m. Monday. The driver of the […]
Hesperia Mayor Pro Tem Paul Russ plans to pull papers Wednesday, signaling his entry into the race for San Bernardino County 1st District Supervisor, he told the Daily Press.Three weeks ago, Russ was “evaluating” whether to run, but a strong showing in a week-long online poll of Daily Press readers appears to have tipped his decision toward candidacy.Russ garnered 39.13 percent of support, besting incumbent Robert Lovingood (33.82), in a poll that was available on the Daily […]
HESPERIA — The City Council is scheduled to discuss the adoption of an ordinance that would set the perimeters for medical marijuana citywide.During Tuesday’s meeting, the Council will discuss an ordinance that would define and prohibit mobile dispensaries, and the cultivation and manufacturing of marijuana. If adopted, the ordinance would become effective 30 days after the meeting, according to a staff report.The urgency ordinance, as well as the permanent […]
HESPERIA — Deputies arrested a man after he led them on a short pursuit before attempting to enter a home and resisting arrest Saturday night, authorities said.Joshua Paul Konikow, 31, of Victorville, was arrested on suspicion of felony evading, assault on a peace officer and violation of a court-ordered restraining order Saturday, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department officials said Monday.Konikow had been causing a disturbance at the home and was in […]
City officials advise motorists that they can expect heavy traffic on Main Street from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. today because of road work between Pyrite Avenue and Escondido Avenue. Crews will be removing and replacing asphalt across all lanes. There will be alternating lane closures throughout the day, but one lane will remain open in each direction during construction. Delays are to be expected. Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes. […]
VICTORVILLE — Makenzie Lopez’s strategy of keeping her fingers off the snooze button for a semester paid off in a big way.For achieving perfect attendance as an Apple Valley High School freshman, Lopez qualified for the annual Victorville Motors “It’s a Gas to Go to Class” competition and is now the proud owner of a new 2015 Ram 1500 truck after beating out 600 other eligible students at the “Celebration of Education” event recently at the Victorville […]
Victims of a failed real estate venture confronted its former chief executive in a Santa Ana federal courtroom Monday, saying the firm’s $193 million collapse had ruined their lives.
“What you did, you did out of greed, and you should be…