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1 hr ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Cathedral City legalizes marijuana dispensaries, voters to decide tax

The Cathedral City council voted 3-2 to approve an ordinance legalizing medical marijuana dispensaries within city limits.

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Related Topix: Cathedral City, CA, Marijuana

4 hrs ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Police search for missing at risk senior in Rancho Mirage

The Riverside County Sheriff's Department need your help tonight locating a missing Rancho Mirage man.

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Related Topix: Rancho Mirage, CA, Desert Hot Springs, CA

8 hrs ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Elderly man accused of DUI fails to show at court hearing

An 83-year-old Palm Desert man who crashed his car into a fence at an elementary school, where a 10-year-old student was struck by flying debris and ended up losing a leg, failed to show up for a court hearing Tuesday because he was confused about the date, according to his attorney.

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Related Topix: Palm Desert, CA

13 hrs ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Inland Empire gas price drops 21st consecutive day

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in the Inland Empire dropped today for the 21st consecutive day, decreasing 1 cent to $3.978, its lowest amount since March 13. The average price in Riverside and San Bernardino counties has decreased 17.1 cents over the past 21 days, including seven-tenths of a cent on Monday, according ... (more)

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Related Topix: San Bernardino County, CA

17 hrs ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Riverside County to consider ban against all marijuana growers

Riverside County supervisors today will debate whether to initiate an ordinance that expressly outlaws all types of marijuana-growing operations throughout the unincorporated communities.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Drugs

21 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

Moreno Valley: Judge tentatively rules councilman must step down

A Riverside County Superior Court judge tentatively ruled Monday that Yxstian Gutierrez must vacate his City Council seat in Moreno Valley.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Press-Enterprise

Big Bear: Missing horseback riders found Ok near Desert Hot Springs

Two female horseback riders who were reported missing from the Big Bear area Sunday evening were found in good condition with their horses and dogs near Desert Hot Springs after a search, the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department said.

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Related Topix: Desert Hot Springs, CA

The Press-Enterprise

Jurupa ValleyJURUPA VALLEY: Marine, family are victims of arson, officials say

Investigators with Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department determined the blaze, which started on the west side of the attached garage, was deliberately set.

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Related Topix: Fire

KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Felony charges filed in LQHS senior prank

Felony charges were filed Monday against three young men who allegedly put glue on door locks at La Quinta High School as part of a senior prank several days before graduation.

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Related Topix: La Quinta, CA

The Press-Enterprise

INDIO: Police arrest 20-year-old in connection with fatal shooting

A 20-year-old Coachella man was arrested in connection with one of two deadly Indio shootings that occurred 20 minutes apart July 20. On Friday, July 25, at about 7 p.m., detectives pulled over and arrested Nestor Gazca Cervantes near Avenue 54 and Shady Lane in Coachella, an Indio Police Department news release said.

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Related Topix: Indio, CA, Coachella, CA

KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Hearing pushed back for Cathedral City councilman accused of embezzlement

On Monday a judge postponed a hearing on a defense request to overturn a grand jury indictment against a Cathedral City councilman accused of embezzling funds from an employee computer loan program.

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Related Topix: Cathedral City, CA, Indio, CA

Lake Elsinore Valley News

Strong thunderstorm predicted for Lake Hemet, Idyllwild and Highway 79

A strong thunderstorm bringing 50 mph gusts and heavy rain was predicted today over parts of Lake Hemet, Idyllwild and other areas.

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Related Topix: Idyllwild, CA, Hemet, CA, Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood, Aguanga, CA

Idyllwild Town Crier Online

Readers write: Fire protection

Editor: Though several people in Idyllwild have generously attempted to explain to me the areas of great consternation that surround the Idyllwild Fire Protection District, Riverside County and the grand jury, I yet fail to understand the problem.

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Related Topix: Idyllwild, CA

The Press-Enterprise

MECCA: Pool of cooking oil burns for hours

Cooking oil - a lot of it - caught fire and burned for hours outside a business in the Salton Sea-area community of Mecca, say Riverside County Fire Department officials.

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Related Topix: Mecca, CA, Fire

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Mira Loma girl, 2, drowns in backyard pool

Riverside County sheriff's deputies and the San Bernardino County Coroner's Office are investigating the death of a 2-year-old girl found Saturday evening floating in a Mira Loma pool.

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Related Topix: Mira Loma, CA, San Bernardino County, CA

The Press-Enterprise

COACHELLA: DUI suspect arrested after crash

A 24-year-old Coachella man was arrested on suspicion of DUI Sunday, July 27, after crashing a car into a parked pickup, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Coachella, CA, Indio, CA

San Bernardino County Sun

Riverside County Coroner identifies Redlands man who died in Corona crash

The Riverside County Coroner's office has identified a Redlands man who died following an automobile crash in Corona this weekend.

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Related Topix: Corona, CA, Redlands, CA

Daily Kos

Sometimes Peace and Love is all you need to handle a Mass Shooting

There are times when you encounter the unexpected. I was just walking to the neighborhood store when I heard the sound of live drums.

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Related Topix: Gardena, CA, Moreno Valley, CA

Daily Mail

A final good deed, one last selfie: Man who took photo of rookie...

Scorn of the 'stitch bitch' Alexander McQueen: How legendary A-list designer hit Madonna in the head with a baked potato and banned Victoria Beckham from free frocks, as revealed by his lover Baffling murder of the Harvard law scholar: Professor killed in 'hit' was targeted two days after writing impassioned essay on the death penalty and getting a ... (more)

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Related Topix: Death Penalty

Cactus Thorns

Riverside County Sheriff's 17th Annual Law Enforcement Explorer Academy

From July 20th, through July 25th, 2014, the Explorer Post 507 from the Palm Desert Sheriff's Station proudly represented the Riverside County Sheriff's Department, and the respective partner contract cities of Palm Desert, Rancho Mirage, and Indian Wells, while attending the 17th Annual Law Enforcement Academy.

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Related Topix: Palm Desert, CA, Rancho Mirage, CA, Indian Wells, CA, Perris, CA, San Jacinto, CA

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