Voter Ballots, Discarded Mail Found In Twentynine Palms, Joshua TreeThe recovered mail was apparently stolen from a cluster of mailboxes within the 56200 block of Reche Road in Landers, north of Joshua Tree, sheriff’s officials said.
1 Hospitalized With Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound After Report Of Active Shooter At Marine Corps Base In Twentynine PalmsGunshots were first reported at about 6:30 a.m. The Marine Corps says military police immediately cordoned off the area.
Twentynine Palms Man Sentenced For Making 10,000 Harassing Phone Calls To Government OfficesRobert Eric Stahlnecker, 48, was sentenced Thursday after a two-trial in February found him guilty of one count of making threats by interstate commerce and five counts of anonymous telecommunications harassment.
Magnitude-4.2 Earthquake Hits Twentynine PalmsThe temblor struck just under 10 miles south of Twentynine Palms, at a depth of nearly 5 miles, at 9:26 a.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Earthquakes Rattle Westwood, Twentynine PalmsThe area began shaking at about 8 a.m. with a magnitude-2.4 earthquake. By 9 a.m., the area had been hit by nine earthquakes ranging from 2.1 to 4.0.
Marine, Woman Arrested In Murder Of Murrieta Man Found Buried In Joshua Tree54-year-old Henry Stange was found buried in a shallow grave in June in Joshua Tree National Park.
Former Marine Gets Life In Prison For Killing Another Marine's Wife In Twentynine PalmsChristopher Lee was having an affair with the victim, who was pregnant with his child when she was strangled, prosecutors say.
Fighter Jet Crashes In Twentynine PalmsThe pilot was removed from the wreckage, but his condition was unknown.
Marine Corps Warplane Crashes, Killing PilotThe Marine Corps says one of its fighter jets has crashed in the California desert, killing the pilot.
Couple Accused Of Sending 3 Kids Into Desert As PunishmentAuthorities say a homeless couple was arrested after the woman's three young children were sent as punishment into a Southern California desert area without shoes or water.
Nearly 3 Dozen Desert Tortoises Now Roaming Free At California BaseIt was a long and slow wait, but desert tortoises are finally roaming free in Twentynine Palms, Calif.
3.6-Magnitude Quake Hits Near Twentynine PalmsIt struck at 8:36 a.m. roughly a mile and a half south of the town, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
22 Marines Exposed To Fire Retardant In California AccidentMarine Corps officials say five Marines accidentally exposed to a fire retardant gas during a training exercise at a Southern California base remain hospitalized.
22 Marines Hurt During Training Exercise In Twentynine PalmsAuthorities say 22 Marines have been injured while training in Twentynine Palms, Calif.
2 Marines Identified In Deadly Twentynine Palms Helicopter CrashTwo Marine Corps officers killed when their helicopter crashed during a training exercise in the Southern California desert were remembered Sunday as talented pilots.