Chuck Hansen High Desert Bicycle Tour stalls

The Chuck Hansen Tour de Apple Valley has been a staple of the High Desert biking world for the past six years, giving local cyclists a chance to enjoy their sport while also raising money for charity.
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Young bicyclist dies after being hit by car

HESPERIA — A 10-year-old boy died Thursday night after he was struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle at the intersection of Main Street and Third Avenue, according to the San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department.
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Apple Valley introduces paramedic bicycle program

APPLE VALLEY — The Apple Valley Fire Protection District has implemented the High Desert’s first and only bicycle paramedic program in an effort to improve response times and safety during crowded, outdoor events.
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Hesperians vexed over bike route’s stop-sign changes

HESPERIA • Progress on the area’s longest bicycle trail system is advancing with some unforeseen consequences. Motor vehicle collisions have increased markedly at one intersection following traffic-control changes that are part of the city’s bike-lane plan.
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Cyclists’ cross-country journey to support veterans stops in Victorville

VICTORVILLE • After Tracy Draper and her team of cyclists finished a 109-mile bicycle ride with 6,000 feet of climbing, a room normally used for belly dancing at Hook Community Center was an amazing place for a good night’s sleep.
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Amgen Tour of California VIP experience

Stage 7 — Santa Clarita to Pasadena
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A frantic climb

WRIGHTWOOD • Tabletop Mountain Road was lined with Grim Reapers, neon wigs and a blue Smurf on Friday as cycling fans and fanatics cheered for the competitors of the Amgen Tour of California.
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Fund-raising bike ride in Joshua Tree

We just received word of a fund-raising bike ride coming up on May 3rd in the Joshua Tree area, put on by the Rotary Club there. Here are the details:
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Man sentenced for fatal hit-and-run

VICTORVILLE • A Victorville man was sentenced Friday to 11 years in prison for the hit-and-run crash that killed an Apple Valley bicyclist two years ago.
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Michael Bruce Slusser, again

It seems that Michael Bruce Slusser is back in the news again.
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