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KESQ-TV Palm Desert
Man arrested for dumping diesel fuel down gutter
Brad Ward, 56, was reportedly dumping the fuel onto the ground and down the gutter with his garden hose.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Desert Sun
Aaron James Ellwanger arrested after attempt to make 'honey oil'...
Attempts to make concentrated cannabis or "honey oil" caused two explosions this week and led to one man's arrest, police said Thursday.
VIDEO: Investigation Into Delayed Response of Idyllwild Fire Department During Mountain Fire
On the the heels of an investigative report by Banning-Beaumont Patch Editor Guy McCarthy into a delayed dispatch of crucial fire resources during the July 2013 Mountain Fire , a new report has expanded on what transpired-- and how Cal Fire is addressing the issue.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
CABAZON: 3 arrested in sex registrant sweep
Riverside County sheriff's deputies arrested three men over a two-week period during compliance checks of sexual registrants in the San Gorgonio Pass and desert area.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Are You the Best Mom in Banning or Beaumont? Student Essay Contest Calls On Children to Say Why
Time Warner Cable is again looking for the best moms in the region, who will be honored with a slew of prizes and a special luncheon on Mother's Day.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Lake Elsinore Valley News
Banning man dies in single-vehicle accident in Beaumont
A Banning man was killed shortly before 2:30 p.m. Friday when his vehicle spun out of control and struck a light pole, Coroner's officials reported today.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Desert Sun
Palm Springs weather: Rain to continue through weekend
The rain coming down on the Coachella Valley isn't expected to let up until Sunday afternoon.
BANNING: Council will hire outside interim manager
June Overholt, the city's deputy city manager and administrative services director, has served as interim city manager since January.
Traffic Alert: Multi-Vehicle Pileup in Banning on Interstate 10
Two lanes of I-10 in Banning have been shut down to traffic, after a big rig crashed in the rain.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Banning Hospital Trains With Local Police in Responding to Child Abductions
Submitted for publication by San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital: San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital went on lockdown Thursday morning, February 20, as hospital associates and police searched for an abducted child in the Emergency Department of the hospital.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Weather Outlook: Weaker Storm to Hit RivCo First, Followed by Winter Blast
The first and weaker of two winter storms threatening Riverside County Wednesday may spur light rain in the Inland Empire as early as Wednesday evening, meteorologists said.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
County Sets 2014 Federal Agenda; Votes to Fund Salton Sea Restoration, Opposes Military Closures
Riverside County supervisors Tuesday ratified a federal legislative platform that advocates strengthening free trade initiatives, increasing funding for restoration of the Salton Sea, enhancing public health protections and opposing moves to close military installations.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Banning Ranch Development Hits Obstacle
Development of the 400-acre Banning Ranch, located inland of West Pacific Coast Highway at the Santa Ana River in Newport Beach, has hit another obstacle this time a court order to stop moving forward with processing because the city of Newport Beach, in approving the project, "failed to consult certain environmental regulators before giving its ... (more)
Police: Gang Member Leads Cops on Chase Through Banning, Crashes
A San Jacinto parolee and alleged gang member suspected of leading police on a chase in a stolen vehicle in Banning was behind bars Monday.
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Desert Guilds Quilt Show Set for Palm Springs March 7-8
"Quilting Seasons" is the theme for this year's Desert Guilds' Quilt Show to be held in Palm Springs March 7 and 8. The show will feature 150 quilts made by members of three quilt guilds, including Cactus Sewables in Yucca Valley, Coachella Valley, and Pass Patchers, from the Banning/Beaumont area.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
CHP: Wrong Way Drunken Driver Behind Head-On Crash That Killed Banning Man
A suspected wrong-way drunken driver plowed his car head- on into an oncoming vehicle on Domenigoni Parkway, killing one person in the second car and badly hurting a 4-year-old girl in it, officials report.
Traffic collision kills at least 1
A traffic collision between an SUV and a sedan killed at least one person - a 27-year-old Banning man - at a major intersection near Winchester, say Riverside County coroner's officials.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
San Bernardino County Sun
Pedestrian walks across 10 Freeway and fatally struck in Banning
Coroner's officials have identified today the man killed when he walked into traffic on busy Interstate 10 in Banning, to be hit by at least two cars.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
BANNING: Man killed trying to cross Interstate 10
A pedestrian who witnesses said was trying to cross Interstate 10 in Banning was struck and killed Friday evening, Feb. 21, according to the California Highway Patrol website.