Second storm expected to bring heavy downpours and mountain snow Friday

The second in a series of winter storms is expected to batter Riverside County today, bringing downpours, heavy mountain snow, possible flooding, potentially damaging winds and thunderstorms.

Former Padre closer Trevor Hoffman misses Hall of Fame election by 5 votes

Former Padre closer Trevor Hoffman misses Hall of Fame election by 5 votes

Former Padres closer Trevor Hoffman fell just short in his second bid to make baseball’s Hall of Fame, which announced its 2017 class of inductees today. Hoffman missed by a handful of ballots, appearing on 74 percent of around 440 cast by members of the Baseball Writers Association of America. A player needs 75 percent […]

UPDATED: More storms expected to move through Temecula, Inland Empire

UPDATED: More storms expected to move through Temecula, Inland Empire

The first in a series of Pacific storms poised to deliver torrential rain, heavy mountain snow and gusty wind to Riverside County through early next week is expected to move into the region late tonight.

Board authorizes Sheriff to raise rates for use of deputies

The Board of Supervisors approved Riverside County Sheriff Stan Sniff’s request to hike the rates charged to cities and other contract entities for the use of patrol deputies.

Property tax deadline is today

RIVERSIDE  – Riverside County homeowners have until tomorrow to get the first installment on their property tax bills paid, or risk incurring penalties. The Treasurer-Tax Collector’s Office in July sent out notices seeking payments on more than 910,000 secured properties, including parcels, houses and condominiums, for the 2015-16 tax year. The grace period to pay the first installment ends […]

Altura Credit Union sets up relief fund for San Bernardino shooting victims’ families

In response to the horrific mass shooting in San Bernardino on Dec. 2, Altura Credit Union has established a relief fund for the families of the 14 individuals killed. All donations to the IE United Relief Fund will directly benefit those families.

Defendant reaches plea deal in child porn ring case

BANNING – Jury selection is scheduled to continue tod trial of a former Palm Springs schools instructor accused in a child molestation and pornography ring, but a co-defendant expected to face trial with him will not be part of the proceedings.   Questioning of potential jurors to determine if they can serve on a lengthy trial began Tuesday in the […]