WINCHESTER – A motorcyclist killed in a crash in Winchester was from Chula Vista, authorities said today. Jose Devera, 64, was pronounced dead at the scene of Sunday’s 11:14 a.m. crash on northbound Winchester Road (state Route 79) approaching Stratton Drive, according to the Riverside County coroner’s office. Devera was driving his 2012 red Triumph […]
WINCHESTER – A motorcyclist was killed in a crash today in Winchester. The crash was reported at 11:15 a.m. on State Route 79 near Grand Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol. Details of the crash were not immediately available, but reports from the scene indicated that the motorcyclist was found on the roadway when […]
The cause of a fire that broke out in Winchester, charring 32 acres as it approached homes in the rural area, was under investigation today.
A fire broke out Thursday, July 13, in a field in Winchester, quickly charring 20 acres and approaching homes in the rural area before it was partially contained.
A brush fire was spotted in French Valley near the intersection of Penfield Lane and Benton Road Thursday afternoon.
RIVERSIDE – The top 10 highest paid officials in Riverside County government last year were mainly in healthcare, though several county executives also made the list, according to data published Tuesday by the California State Controller’s Office. State Controller Betty Yee released the 2016 “Government Compensation in California” report to show how taxpayer funds were […]
TEMECULA — Family members, friends and the two teenage children of a missing Temecula woman are asking for the public’s help locating her after the woman reportedly disappeared partway through her shift at a Temecula area grocery store. According to her concerned family, 40-year-old, Tammy Lyon, was last seen Sunday, June 18, at Stater Bros. Markets at the intersection of Benton Road and […]
RIVERSIDE – Scorching heat is expected again today in Riverside County as the summer season officially gets underway. On Tuesday, the heat wave baking Southern California pushed the mercury to 122 degrees in Thermal, breaking a year-old record, according to the National Weather Service. Palm Springs also reached 122 degrees, tying the city’s record high […]
Murrieta resident reported a theft from her vehicle early June 13 stating that the her purse had been taken from her unlocked vehicle sometime the previous night. The victim had been in contact with her bank and discovered that several of her credit cards had been used at multiple locations in Menifee and filed a […]
RIVERSIDE – A coalition of politicians, police and community activists today urged Riverside County residents to check whether their vehicles’ airbags are under a nationwide recall that was implemented following several deadly deployments, including one involving a Corona woman. “As a lifelong resident of Riverside County, and in my capacity as a city council member, […]