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
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
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 • Despite a one-day strike planned by the registered nurses at Barstow Community Hospital, the hospital’s services won’t be interrupted Tuesday, BCH spokesman John Rader said.
According to a news release sent out by BCH, the... Full story
BARSTOW • To prepare for the heavy flow of Thanksgiving traffic, California Highway Patrol has joined the traffic safety campaign “Buckle up America — Every trip. Every time,” according to a news release sent out Tuesday.
CHP ... Full story
BARSTOW • USA Today has named Barstow Station the busiest rest stop in the West for Thanksgiving travel.
USA Today’s Nov. 20 report used data from the mobile application Foursquare to compile a list of the busiest rest stops in the countr... Full story
Jill Bursell remembers being in class at Thornridge High School in Dolton, Ill., when the news of John. F. Kennedy’s death was announced over the intercom.
Friday marks 50 years since Kennedy was assassinated, and it’s a moment remembere... Full story
BARSTOW • Two men have been arrested as a result of an ongoing investigation of a gang-related drug operation, following the arrest of a woman as part of the same investigation the previous day, according to a news release from the Barstow Polic... Full story
BARSTOW • Lou Pizarro is best known for his role on the reality television show “Operation Repo,” but to Barstow residents he is known as the voice of “Repo Radio” on Thursday mornings.
Pizarro, a San Fernando Valley res... Full story