Garner Valley: Rider rescued after fall from horse

Garner Valley: Rider rescued after fall from horse

GARNER VALLEY – A person who was injured when they fell from their horse became the subject of a remote area rescue Friday, Sept. 23. The emergency happened on a rugged trail near Table Mountain and Pathfinder Roads in Garner Valley in the San Bernardino National Forest. The area where the victim was injured is northeast of Anza […]

Garner Valley garage fire destroys antique car

Garner Valley garage fire destroys antique car

The cause of a fire that destroyed a three-car garage and valuable antique car April 17 at 35430 Penrod Road in Garner Valley is yet undetermined, but an electrical short or overheated hay feed is suspected. While fire investigators and insurance agents are seeking its cause, garage owner Arthur Wright is concerned about the response […]

Hamilton Museum and the Lost Gold

Hamilton Museum and the Lost Gold

Margaret Wellman Jaenke Hamilton Museum, Head Curator In the mid-1800s, there were many eager prospectors looking for gold in the hills surrounding Garner Valley. For a short time in the late 1800s there was even a flourishing gold mining town called Kenworthy. Kenworthy had a stamp mill, an assay office, and all the other buildings […]