Southwest Riverside news for Temecula, Murrieta, Menifee, Sun City, Palm Desert, and more on Monday, Oct. 12. Read local, breaking news, sports, weather, and updates. MORE.
CORONA – Nine workers were hospitalized with unknown injuries when a freeway underpass under construction in Corona partially collapsed, authorities said today. The collapse occurred at the East Grand Avenue underpass of the Riverside (91) Freeway around 11:10 p.m. Friday, Cheryl Donohue, a spokesperson for the Riverside County Transportation Commission said. The cause of the collapse and the extent […]
Oct. 7 is international Walk to School day, and over 20,000 students in Riverside will participate in pedestrian friendly neighborhoods across the county. Send us your pictures. #VNCrew
Morning headlines for Southwest Riverside County: A Murrieta man awaits his fate after killing his Escondido police officer wife. Stagecoach announces lineup. Pumpkin patches are open in Temecula. MORE.
RIVERSIDE – A weather system that triggered storms throughout Southern California over the weekend produced locally heavy downpours in parts of Riverside County today. By mid-afternoon, Corona, Eastvale, Norco, Moreno Valley and Riverside were all under overcast conditions, with a line of rain cells tracking northeast. Most of the inclement weather was fleeting, but some locations experienced heavy rain events. […]
ANZA: An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.0 has struck about 4 miles west-northwest of Anza in Riverside County, the U.S. Geological Survey reports, but there have been no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
RIVERSIDE – A storm system is expected to hit a number of regions in Southern California tonight, including western Riverside County, according to the National Weather Service. Rain is expected to develop late tonight before becoming more widespread on Sunday, according to an NWS Forecast Discussion issued today. Rainfall measurements are expected to range from a half-inch in many […]
SAN DIEGO – The hospital ship USNS Mercy returned to San Diego today from a four-month deployment in support of Pacific Partnership 2015, according to the Navy. The 10th annual humanitarian assistance and disaster preparedness mission began in late May and took the vessel to Fiji, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, and Vietnam. Personnel provided or took part in healthcare […]
RIVERSIDE – A particular brand of horse feed that may have been sold in Riverside is being recalled today, following the death of three horses and sickening of dozens of others. The feed contains ionophore, a feed additive that is fed to cattle to make them gain weight. Ionophore is toxic to horses, and there is no antidote. […]
Inland Reps split on defunding Planned Parenthood after suspected black market trade of fetal organs
RIVERSIDE – Riverside County congressional representatives Friday cast divided votes on whether to suspend funding for Planned Parenthood in the wake of investigative videos indicating the abortion provider engaged in the black market trade of fetal organs. “Like most Americans, I was appalled and outraged by the Planned Parenthood videos,” said Rep. Ken Calvert, R-Corona, a cosponsor of H.R. […]