BARSTOW • Dan Williams hopes to finally solve the case of a woman who was last seen alive in the Barstow area 10 years ago.
Williams, an investigator for the Inyo County Sheriff’s Department, made a trip to the Barstow area on Thurs... Full story
BARSTOW • The premise for “Can Showbizzers Crush Crime?” — the new book by Barstow author Frank Hickey — involves a former New York cop coming to the fictional desert town of Basta, Calif., and finding that Basta has a cr... Full story
A Barstow man will stand trial for allegedly raping and torturing his wife, a judge ruled following a preliminary hearing Tuesday.
Philip Mejia, 36, was arrested and charged on suspicion of torturing, raping, inflicting bodily injury and making a cr... Full story
BARSTOW • For nearly a half-century, Helen Riley’s voice brought children’s books to life.
Generations of Barstow children grew up listening to Riley during story time at the Barstow Library and at local schools. Riley, who passed a... Full story
BARSTOW • A 42-year-old man was arrested last week in connection with an 18-year-old cold case, authorities said.
Fernando Leo Trujillo was arrested by deputies from the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department on Dec. 11, as a suspect in... Full story
BARSTOW • The Barstow Police Department dispelled rumors on Wednesday about the death of a Barstow resident that has left a mother in El Paso wanting to seek the truth.
Jo Little said she heard stories of a double-murder at the Desert Inn Motel... Full story
BARSTOW • Jeff Eason Sr. has been reinstated as the president of the Barstow Senior Center after going on administrative leave for nearly two months during a theft investigation, a center official said.
Eason was placed on leave Oct. 16, when B... Full story
BARSTOW • The Spanish Trail Specific Plan was approved by a unanimous 5-0 vote by the Barstow City Council at Monday night’s special joint meeting.Malcolm Riley, president of Los Angeles-based developer Malcolm Riley & Associates, and ... Full story
BARSTOW • Fort Irwin soldiers marched up Barstow Road Tuesday morning from the Harvey House to the Barstow Veterans Home of California as part the 17th annual Road March.
Approximately 582 of the National Training Center’s 11th Armored Ca... Full story
BARSTOW • Sancho’s Tacos and Cantina was presented with the first-ever Barstow Business of the Year award from BEST Opportunities Inc. on Monday.
The local nonprofit’s CEO Karin Etheridge and job developer Michele Burnett presented ... Full story