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Things to Check Out in Ridgecrest and Inyokern
Things to Check Out in Ridgecrest and Inyokern

According to Wikipedia, Inyokern has the highest insolation of any locale on the North American continent, having more than 355 days of sunshine each year, hence its motto: The Sunshine Capital of America.

China Lake Museum Eyes Fall 2017 to Open Off-Base Facility
China Lake Museum Eyes Fall 2017 to Open Off-Base Facility

Laura Hickle opened the door to one of the four prefabricated units sitting on a dirt parcel on a sunny July morning on East Las Flores Avenue in Ridgecrest, triggering the latest in a series of long steps marking the goal of moving the US Naval Museum of Armament and Technology from Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake to Ridgecrest.

Petroglyph Festival Marks Fourth Year in Ridgecrest
Petroglyph Festival Marks Fourth Year in Ridgecrest

The Ridgecrest Petroglyph Festival will return for a fourth year this fall, running Saturday, Nov. 4, and Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, continuing with its changes made last year for the third festival.