Category: Barstow

Barstow’s population was 21,119 at the 2000 census. Barstow is located 55 miles (89 km) north of San Bernardino.

Barstow is a major transportation center for the Inland Empire Metropolitan Area. Several major highways including Interstate 15 and Interstate 40 converge in the city. It is the site of a large rail classification yard, belonging to the BNSF Railway. The Union Pacific Railroad also runs through town on trackage rights on BNSF’s main line to Daggett 10 miles (16 km) east, where it heads to Salt Lake City, then the BNSF heads to Chicago. It is about 62 miles (100 km) to Baker, California and 111 miles (179 km) to Primm, Nevada.

Barstow is home to Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow and is the closest city to Fort Irwin Military Reservation.

September Food Distribution

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– To support the community, SAC Health System will be hosting monthly drive thru food events for specific populations from September – November. For the month of September, they will be serving our young adult population…

VA Loma Linda: 8th Annual Mental Health Summit

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System, along with community partners from Riverside and San Bernardino Counties, would like to invite you to the 8th Annual Mental Health Summit on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 starting at…