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Victorville couple has taken in 39 foster children in 10 years

VICTORVILLE — It takes special people to be foster parents, people like Victorville residents Eddie and Shawn Whittingslow.According to the Greater Hope Foundation, Eddie and Shawna have positively impacted the lives of nearly 40 children over the last decade.Foster Parent Recruiter Jessi Hodges said the Whittingslows have gone “above and beyond” in their efforts to take in and care for children […]

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Pro-life prayer vigil held outside Planned Parenthood

VICTORVILLE — A small but impassioned group of locals formed a Good Friday gathering outside the Victorville Planned Parenthood facility to participate in a nationwide pro-life prayer vigil.The “Way of the Cross for Victims of Abortion” service was organized by the Chicago-based Pro-Life Action League, a national organization “dedicated to empowering Americans to put their pro-life convictions into effective action in […]

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Smoking rate 20% in High Desert

APPLE VALLEY — A recent survey revealed that smoking rates across the nation are rising, with numbers in the High Desert nearly double that of other regions.As the officials take steps to address tobacco-related harm and reduce usage rates, San Bernardino County and the High Desert continue to struggle in that area, the Institute for Public Strategies reported.The American Lung Association […]

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Adelanto man arrested, suspected of meth possession

ADELANTO — A 34-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of multiple crimes, including possession of methamphetamine, during a traffic stop early Thursday morning, officials said in a news release.At 3:42 a.m., Deputy Chris Haas from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Victorville Station conducted a traffic stop on Bartlett Road across from Bellflower Street in Adelanto.During the stop, Haas found about an ounce of suspected methamphetamine and approximately $1,000 in the […]

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Date: 1459033195

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Officials drawn by more money for city, expect location change

ADELANTO — For the second time in five months, the City Council has approved a lucrative plan for a proposed 1,000-bed jail, positioning their reasoning as a way to rectify a previous bad deal as they put faith in the idea that the yet-to-be-built facility will eventually be constructed on an alternative site.By a 4-0 vote, with Councilman Ed Camargo absent, the Council on Wednesday night passed the first reading of the jail plan […]

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