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Latest: Ridgecrest Mayor Peggy Breeden wants people to "come back and visit us on a better day"

Posted at 12:42 PM, Jul 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-06 15:42:28-04

RIDGECREST, Calif. — With her town struggling to overcome not one, but two massive earthquakes, Ridgecrest Mayor Peggy Breeden is inviting visitors to come back on a better day. Not only thatm she wants the "bad people" to "go away - you don't belong here."

Plus, she talks about what it's like to be a member of her resilient community.