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Woman extricated, airlifted after multi-vehicle crash

HESPERIA — Authorities said a woman was airlifted after a multi-vehicle collision Monday evening.The crash caused the woman to become trapped in her vehicle for about 10 minutes while San Bernardino County Fire Department paramedics worked to extricate her. The woman lost consciousness and was flown to a trauma center for treatment, authorities said.Reports of a three-vehicle collision on Main Street near Oakwood Avenue were first received around 5:25 p.m. Monday. San […]

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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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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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Athletes of the Week: Hesperia Christian’s Trevor Bragg and AAE’s Caiti Catania

Coast Guard helicopter visits aviation students at Lewis Center

APPLE VALLEY — A Coast Guard chopper made a surprise landing at the Lewis Center on Monday to the glee of 35 unsuspecting students, who for half a year had been studying aviation in monthly two-hour workshops.”Each workshop, we focus on a different theme on flying,” said program supervisor Kay Ardenski, “and this month happens to be our helicopter theme.”The fifth- through eighth-graders believed […]

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CHP arrests driver in fatal rollover

APPLE VALLEY — California Highway Patrol officials arrested the driver of the SUV involved in a rollover crash that killed an 11-year-old girl and injured several others Saturday.Michael Ladonta Phillips, 38, of Barstow, was arrested on suspicion of felony driving under the influence Saturday, CHP officials said in a Monday news release. Authorities […]

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VVUHSD Superintendent Ron Williams is making an impact

VICTORVILLE — When Dr. Ron Williams receives an invitation to a former student’s college graduation, he doesn’t give his congratulations over the phone or in a letter.When the time comes, the Victor Valley Union High School District Superintendent gets in his car and drives to the event, even if it’s six hours round-trip plus a four-hour ceremony, as was the case last year when he attended a student’s graduation from […]

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Outage leaves more than 5,100 without power

VICTORVILLE — More than 5,100 residents were briefly left without power early Monday, Southern California Edison officials said.SCE spokeswoman Susan Cox said the outage began at 10:38 a.m. Monday in an area between Clovis Street to the north and Hook Boulevard to the south. Scanner traffic reported that the traffic lights at the intersection of Amargosa Road and Mojave Drive, as well as the traffic lights on Mojave Drive and the Interstate 15 freeway, were completely out at […]

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Woman arrested for allegedly trying to steal train

VICTORVILLE — Authorities arrested a woman after she reportedly attempted to steal a train early Sunday.Shawna Lee Marone, 44, of Victorville, was arrested on suspicion of illegally moving a locomotive with possible injury or death early Sunday, county arrest logs show. Marone allegedly attempted to steal a train at the Victor Valley Transportation Center and reportedly told authorities she wanted to take the train for a joy ride, according to authorities.The incident […]

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Arrest made after Saturday’s fatal rollover crash

APPLE VALLEY — California Highway Patrol officials arrested the driver of the SUV involved in a rollover crash that killed an 11-year-old girl and injured several others Saturday.Michael Ladonta Phillips, 38, of Barstow, was arrested on suspicion of felony driving under the influence Saturday, CHP officials said in a Monday news release. Phillips was […]

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