LAKE ELSINORE – A man skydiving over Lake Elsinore was killed when he experienced a hard landing, a sheriff’s sergeant said today. The victim, identified only as a South Korean national, was found unconscious at 1:37 p.m. Wednesday in an open field just north of Skylark Airport, according to Sgt. Luke Torres. Deputies dispatched to […]
A 27-year-old ex-con charged with the ambush killings of two Palm Springs police officers who went to his home on a family disturbance call nearly a year ago is mentally competent to stand trial, a judge ruled today.
Beaumont City Councilman Mark Anthony Orozco pleaded guilty today to bribery and perjury charges.
A 48-year-old motorcyclist was killed when he lost control and fell from his vehicle, Hemet police said today.
The 2000-acre Canyon Fire was 45 percent contained today as crews fought the blaze for a fourth day, expecting full containment this weekend.
Jury deliberations got underway yesterday in the trial of a probationer accused of stabbing a man during a confrontation in Lake Elsinore.
Crews made air drops this morning on a wind-fanned wildfire that broke out adjacent to the Riverside (91) Freeway on the Riverside-Orange county border and scorched about 2,500 acres, including several structures and a big rig, drawing firefighters from six agencies.
Registrar of Voters Rebecca Spencer is encouraging all businesses, nonprofit organizations, community groups and every other Californian to promote voter registration on Tuesday (Sept. 26) as part of National Voter Registration Day.
WILDOMAR – A bicyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle in an early morning crash, Sunday, Sept. 24. It happened at 2:39 a.m. in the 32000 block of Mission Trail, said April Newman of the Riverside County Fire Department. The bicyclist, who was not identified, was pronounced dead at the scene, she said. Details about how the […]
TEMECULA – The gates will be thrown open to the pumpkin patch at Peltzer Farms in Temecula today, Sunday, Sept. 24, marking the beginning of a monthlong celebration during which visitors can pick up huge pumpkins, watch pig races, enjoy a petting zoo and take mini-train rides until Halloween. The annual Pumpkin Festival is part of […]