Joshua Tree National Park Reopens, But Campgrounds Remain ClosedEntrances will be staffed, but the park will not collect fees at this time.
Coronavirus: Joshua Tree Closes Campgrounds, Prohibits Vehicle AccessThe closure is in response to Gov. Gavin Newsom's statewide "stay-at-home" order to help slow the spread of COVID-19, according to a press release.
Joshua Tree National Park Attracts Big Crowds Amid HolidaysThe National Park Service says the period from late December through Jan. 1 brings some of the busiest days, and campgrounds and parking lots will likely be full.
Law Enforcement Opposes Relocation Of 'Sexually Violent Predator' From Ventura County To Joshua TreeSan Bernardino law enforcement and Joshua Tree residents are opposing the relocation of a convicted sexual predator from Ventura County to San Bernardino County.
Company Offers Joshua Tree Trip And $1K To Person Who Can Unplug From TechnologyWould you be able to completely unplug for the weekend?
Joshua Tree Woman Dies After Being Mauled By 4 Pit BullsThe dogs lived with the victim and appeared well cared for, deputies said. A reason for the attack is still unknown.
Felony Abuse Charges Dropped Against Joshua Tree Parents Living In Desert ShackThe judge also issued a new order allowing them to contact and visit their children.
Missing Hiker, 76, Found After Being Lost In Joshua TreeThe legally blind man was found after being lost for three days. He survived without water, officials said.
'They Were Never In Any Danger:' California Parents Who Housed Kids In Desert Shack ReleasedThe San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department said their three children — between 11 and 14 years old — had been living in the shack without running water, bathrooms or electricity for several years near Joshua Tree
Friends Defend Joshua Tree Couple Accused Of Child Cruelty, Abuse"I don't think they are guilty of anything, other than being poor," said Leanna Monroe. "This family is a giving, caring, loving family."
Couple Held On Cruelty Charge After Kids Are Found Living In Plywood ShackOfficials said the property had no electricity or running water. The property, they reported, had mounds of trash and human feces strewn about.