Groundbreaking Scheduled Today for new 83,500 square-foot Soboba Casino

SAN JACINTO  – Soboba Band of Luiseno Indians representatives will don hardhats and grab shovels today to conduct a ceremonial first dig at the site of a future replacement casino on tribal land. The groundbreaking ceremony is set for 1 p.m. in the area of Lake Park Drive and Soboba Road. According to the tribe, the […]

A flood warning remains in effect until 9:15 pm PST for Riverside and San Diego Counties

A flood warning remains in effect until 9:15 p.m. PST for most of San Diego County and far Southern Riverside County. At 5:55 PM PST, National Weather Service radar depicted widespread rain with heavier rainfall rates impacting San Diego County. Today 1 to 2 inches of rain has fallen, locally 3 inches, and additional rainfall of 1 […]

Rob Johnson named new San Jacinto City Manager

Rob Johnson named new San Jacinto City Manager

The San Jacinto City Council with little public discussion at their Feb.7 regular meeting hired Rob Johnson for their next city manager at a salary of $194,000 per year with benefits through June 30, 2020. Johnson, 47, comes to San Jacinto from his former employment as city manager for the nearby city of Menifee. Johnson […]

11th Annual MSJC MLK Unity Breakfast Delivers Message of Hope and Justice

11th Annual MSJC MLK Unity Breakfast Delivers Message of Hope and Justice

SAN JACINTO – “Continuing The Dream: The Struggle For Social Justice” was the program title for the 11th annual Martin Luther King Unity Breakfast event at Mt. San Jacinto College. Held at the San Jacinto Campus, this event brought a heartfelt community of people together to enjoy dance, music performances, speaker presentations, an art contest […]

Murrieta firefighters perform 2 swift water rescues, schools close as massive winter storm moves through the area

Murrieta firefighters perform 2 swift water rescues, schools close as massive winter storm moves through the area

Murrieta firefighters responded to two different swift water rescues Sunday, Jan. 22, according to officials.