BARSTOW • The Barstow Police Department and other participating agencies wrapped up a two-day active shooter training exercise at the old Barstow Community Hospital on Friday.
According to BPD Lieutenant Mike Hunter, the training went well and ... Full story
BARSTOW • Details about the crash that led to the death of an 87-year-old man earlier this week have been released by the Barstow Police Department, and the BPD is asking the public for details that may aid the investigation.
Calvin Bottum, a C... Full story
FORT IRWIN • The Army’s Criminal Investigation Command is asking for the public’s help to solve the three-year-old murder case of a solider in Afghanistan and is offering a $25,000 reward to help nab the suspect.
Investigators belie... Full story
BARSTOW • The California Highway Patrol said a goal of zero fatalities on Interstate 40 over the Thanksgiving holiday was met, as part of the traffic safety challenge.
But the Interstate 5 challenge suffered one fatality, a child that was not r... Full story
BARSTOW • A third man is in custody — his uncle ordered Wednesday to stand trial — for the 1995 murders of Barstow residents Mark Adamson and Joseph Riley.
Adamson and Riley were last seen 18 years ago getting into a maroon car in t... Full story
BARSTOW • An 87-year-old man succumbed to injuries Tuesday after being struck by a vehicle last week.
Calvin Bottum, a Coalinga resident, died of injuries he suffered after a car struck him on Friday in Barstow, according a the San Bernardino C... Full story
The Barstow Police Department, Barstow Fire Protection District and Desert Ambulance participated in an active shooter training drill at the old Barstow Community Hospital building on Wednesday. The agencies set up various scenarios to prepare for a ... Full story
BCH nurses ask for ‘respect’
By Jose Quintero
BARSTOW • Approximately 25 registered nurses employed by Barstow Community Hospital were holding picket signs and chanting in full force by 8 a.m. Tuesday morning.&nbs... Full story
BARSTOW • Barstow area California Highway Patrol officers arrested four people for driving under the influence and responded to 10 traffic collisions during the Thanksgiving weekend, according to Barstow CHP spokesman Don Spiker.
Although Spike... Full story
BARSTOW • Barstow residents should prepare for freezing conditions this week.
The National Weather Service has issued the first hard freeze watch of the season beginning Wednesday night through Saturday morning.
A cold low-pressure system from... Full story