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Prep Football: Campbell out as Adelanto football coach after one season

Adelanto is looking for its third head football coach in three seasons after Michael Campbell stepped down.Campbell was let go from his special education teaching position Feb. 26 and said he declined to remain the football coach. Campbell, who announced the move to the Adelanto players on Wednesday, coached the Saints for just one season and went 2-8, although one of the losses was a win that had to forfeited due to an ineligible player. […]

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Adelanto Little League official charged with embezzlement

VICTORVILLE — The District Attorney’s office has filed embezzlement charges against a woman who last year served as the Adelanto Little League treasurer, a move that comes three months after league officials reported to authorities that they found money unaccounted for while reviewing the books.Stacy Lynn Blandon, 39, was charged Tuesday with felony embezzlement and falsely reporting a criminal offense, a misdemeanor, according to a copy of the complaint obtained by the Daily […]

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City: Permitted workers can carry guns

ADELANTO — A plan that lays the groundwork for the city to potentially arm its animal control officers also authorizes Adelanto workers with concealed weapons permits to holster their legal guns to the hip, city officials say.It was a byproduct of an ordinance passed 4-0 Wednesday that largely concentrated on the implications for animal control, but apparently also conjoined the concealed carry weapons (CCW) provision. As this was a second reading, the ordinance will take […]

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Officials: Permitted city workers can carry guns in Adelanto

ADELANTO — A plan that lays the groundwork for the city to potentially arm its animal control officers also authorizes Adelanto workers with concealed weapons permits to holster their legal guns to the hip, city officials say.It was a byproduct of an ordinance passed 4-0 Wednesday that largely concentrated on the implications for animal control, but apparently also conjoined the concealed carry weapons (CCW) provision. As this was a second reading, the ordinance will take […]

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‘Agricultural industry’ breeds new press policy in Adelanto

ADELANTO — Mayor Rich Kerr recently fielded a phone call from a New York Times reporter. City Councilman John “Bug” Woodard went live on the radio with KCRW 89.9’s “Press Play” show — a quick turnaround after the station reached out to Woodard just a few hours before he found himself on-air.There was a front-page story in the Orange County Register and it’s expected the Sacramento Bee will publish its own article within the next week.”Due to the mayor and the City […]

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Area Roundup 2-24-16: Adelanto’s Jordan Campbell named DSL MVP

After helping Adelanto win its first boys basketball league title, Jordan Campbell was named the Desert Sky League MVP.Campbell was the Saints’ point guard and did a little bit of everything for Adelanto, helping his team to the second round of the CIF-Southern Section Division 3A playoffs. The Saints eventually fell in the second round, but Campbell helped lead the high-powered Adelanto offense to new heights. […]

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Adelanto gives $2K to Wounded Warrior

The City Council on Feb. 10 officially authorized giving $2,000 to the Wounded Warrior Project, a portion of money that was raised during the two-day Wounded Warrior Rodeo in October. The rodeo Oct. 10-11 at Heritage Field at Stater Bros. Stadium netted the city more than $3,500 with $33,416.25 in revenues against $29,895.28 in expenses, according to a city staff report. But a city financial official told the Council earlier this month that city leaders needed to […]

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Drought information posted on Adelanto city website

As a reminder: The city of Adelanto has posted information pertaining to the drought and the mandatory restrictions imposed on outdoor landscape irrigation for its residents on the city’s website. Residents can visit Ci.Adelanto.Ca.Us. and scroll to the section titled “Announcements – California’s Drought Crisis” on the main page. By clicking “Click Here for more information,” residents will be directed to a page that outlines the landscape watering schedule, provides […]

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Mavericks: Adelanto ‘sabotaging’ baseball season

ADELANTO — Facing a possible eviction from Stater Bros. Stadium, High Desert Mavericks ownership has upped the ante in its legal battle with the city. The team says the stakes extend to fans, players, charitable organizations, the Adelanto economy and the California League.After filing a lawsuit Jan. 29 to force arbitration with the city, Main Street California LLC followed up by suing […]

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Adelanto City Council to consider press policy

The City Council will consider adopting a press policy Wednesday that makes Mayor Rich Kerr “the City’s exclusive spokesperson” and lays out the ground rules for communicating with the media.The item on the agenda states that the recommendation is that the Council “consider the adoption of a press policy for the best interests of the City of Adelanto.”City Manager Cindy Herrera had previously been deemed the liaison between the Daily Press and the city, but Council […]

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