RIVERSIDE: Anaheim car pursuit

RIVERSIDE – A suspect who swallowed methamphetamine during a police pursuit of a stolen car apparently came to his senses and dialed 911 to tell police he would surrender — right at the police station. Riverside police called Anaheim authorities to say a newer model Mercedes had been stolen and the vehicle’s GPS technology indicated […]

Bill to make HOV lanes more available passes Assembly

CORONA – A bill seeking to make carpool lanes in Riverside County available to all commuters during off-peak hours is on its way to the state Senate. Assemblywoman Sabrina Cervantes’ AB 91 was overwhelmingly approved by the Assembly on Wednesday. The legislation would convert high-occupancy vehicle lanes countywide to part-time status, meaning that the lanes […]

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.

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.

Mandatory wood-burning ban in effect for Nov. 16

The South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) has issued a residential no-burn alert effective Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, for all those living in the South Coast Air Basin, which includes Orange County and non-desert portions of Los Angeles, Riverside and San Bernardino counties. SCAQMD reminds residents in these areas that burning wood in their […]