HEMET – Hemet Valley Medical Center, as part of a larger expansion plan, recently announced the opening of a new, State-of-the-Art Cardiac Catheterization Lab. The $8.4 million project was two years in the making. (Click link to view related story.) A Catheterization Laboratory or “Cath Lab” is an examination room with diagnostic imaging equipment used to visualize […]
SAN JACINTO: Victim shot multiple times, suspect suffers critical injuries, during violent encounter
SAN JACINTO – A victim was shot several times and the alleged suspect in the shooting suffered critical injuries during a violent encounter inside a private residence Sunday, April 23. The incident happened on the 1700 block of Wheatfield Way in San Jacinto. The two-story residence where the shooting happened is in a small, unfinished neighborhood […]
The San Jacinto City Council approved the purchase of 1,810 Southern California Edison streetlights at a cost of $1.6 million financed over a 15-year period through a phased inspection and transition period. The purchase was approved during a special meeting March 28 with plans to retrofit the poles with LED lights at a cost of […]
SAN JACINTO – An ongoing dispute between neighbors erupted in violence and left one man in critical condition Saturday, April 15. The violent incident happened on the 100 block of Sage Avenue in San Jacinto. Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s San Jacinto Police Station and other emergency first responders were dispatched to the location […]
SAN JACINTO – A person was airlifted after suffering major injuries in a single-vehicle, rollover accident April 10. The wreck happened on Gilman Springs Road near the intersection of Soboba Road in an unincorporated area of San Jacinto. Emergency first responders rushed to the accident about 6:15 p.m., after several people called 911 to report the […]
A probationer and his younger brother accused of fatally shooting a man and wounding his teenage friend in Hemet were each being held today in lieu of $1 million bail.
An elderly woman who tried to fend off a group of attackers during a home invasion robbery was injured during the incident Thursday, April 6.
The San Jacinto City Council, following a presentation and review on the possible purchase of 1,810 streetlights from Southern California Edison, tabled the decision at their March 22 regular meeting. The cost and the benefit of owning the light poles was reviewed by Andy Ramirez, the city’s public works superintendent, with the approval of city […]
SAN JACINTO – A victim was burned and sustained major injuries when a house caught fire Sunday, March 26. The early-morning residential blaze broke out just after midnight in the 400 block of Shaver Street in San Jacinto. Twenty-six firefighters from seven engine companies responded to the fire, Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Public Information Officer Tawny Cabral explained […]
UPDATE: March 24, 6 p.m. (See original story, photographs and video below) SAN JACINTO – Sheriff’s officials have provided additional information regarding an argument that escalated into a shooting Thursday, March 23. The shooting, which left a 35-year-old victim with major injuries, happened at the Mountain View Garden Apartments at 850 E. Main Street in […]