A Lake Elsinore resident was killed Sunday, Feb. 21, on the Ortega Highway when a 2012 Chevy Camaro crossed over the double yellow lines and crashed head-on into his 2005 GMC Yukon, according to Officer Mike Lassig, press information officer for California Highway Patrol. The fatal collision occurred at about 8:40 a.m. on Highway 74, about 730 […]
RIVCO: Son of local Spelling Bee Champion, locals, set to compete in 39th annual Riverside Spelling Bee
The 39th Annual Riverside County Spelling Bee starts tomorrow, Feb. 23, in Moreno Valley. Benjamin Heick, son of 1988 champion Aaron Heick, will compete among 29 other spellers…Full list of those participating… MORE…
An injury accident led to a total closure of the Ortega Highway this weekend near the Lookout Roadhouse. MORE.
Lake Elsinore Assemblywoman Melissa Melindez co-sponsors legislation to protect students’ privacy at school. MORE.
Lake Elsinore City Council met Feb. 9, establishing and appointing a litter and illegal dumping ad hoc subcommittee to review the city’s ordinances relating to the problem as well as policies, procedures and public education for the effort. The goal is to come up with ways to educate residents and cleanup the city. Nicole Dailey, […]
LAKE ELSINORE – A once-lost Purple Heart and other medals belonging to a U.S. Marine killed during World War II were presented today to his surviving relatives in Lake Elsinore. Representatives from Purple Hearts Reunited conducted the 15-minute return ceremony at the home of Nolan McKinney’s nephew, 62-year-old Rocky Snider, whose family joined him in accepting his uncle’s recovered […]
PERRIS – Trains will be running today and tomorrow — sans riders — on Metrolink’s new commuter rail line between Riverside and Menifee, traveling at top speed as officials continue safety tests before opening the line to the public. The 24-mile Perris Valley Line was completed in September, and since then, engineers have been conducting low-speed tests […]
Lake Elsinore – Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Lake Elsinore Station arrested two men who were in possession of a stolen car Thursday, Feb. 11. In a press release from the sheriff’s department, Sergeant Todd Grimm wrote the arrests followed a lengthy vehicle pursuit, crash and foot chase. The incident began when an alert […]
One woman arrested in January mail and identity theft ring near Lake Elsinore.