The Hemet Sheriff’s Station concluded their 9th Holiday Cheer campaign this December, donating gifts to needy children in the area. MORE.
City of Hemet selects Alexander Meyerhoff as new city manager. MORE.
California Highway Patrol is using maximum enforcement this holiday weekend, looking for DUI’s, Seatbelt scofflaws, and other traffic violations. MORE.
MURRIETA – A World War II sailor from Hemet who survived six days at sea after his ship was lost in a typhoon was honored today, his 94th birthday, during a ceremony hosted by Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez. “Mr. William Harrison is a living legend and true patriot,” Melendez said after spending time with Harrison and his family at […]
RIVERSIDE – With job gains in all but a few sectors of the regional economy, Riverside County’s unemployment rate dropped last month, state officials said today. The unemployment rate in November, based on preliminary estimates, was 6.2 percent, compared to 6.5 percent in October, according to the California Employment Development Department. The rate was also 1.5 percentage points lower […]
RIVERSIDE – The Board of Supervisors Tuesday scheduled a Jan. 5 public hearing to consider the Riverside County Department of Animal Services’ request to hike fees for dog licenses and other services, as well as establish new charges for sheltering and euthanizing pets. Animal services Director Rob Miller told the board that the agency had not sought fee adjustments since […]
Winds strong enough to damage trees, power lines expected today in parts of Riverside County. Cold weather, with temperatures in the low 50s (MORE)
In Hemet yesterday, a parole suspect with a felony warrant out for his arrest was fatally shot following a confrontation with police. The suspect waved gun at officers (MORE)
The high school winter sports season officially began and one of the top boys basketball tournaments in the valley saw local schools like Lakeside, Murrieta Valley, Temescal Canyon, Perris Citrus Hill, Hemet Tahquitz and Perris High School all participate. This marked the 15th year of the Big Daddy tournament which tipped off on Tuesday, Dec. […]
Several Hemet area schools are on what officials are calling “soft” lockdowns, following threats made against them after a shooting in Perris yesterday.