BANNING – A brush fire burned seven acres of land Sunday near the Morongo Indian Reservation and Banning, authorities said. The fire was reported at 4:18 p.m. at Old Banning Idyllwild and Mount Edna roads, April Newman of the Riverside County Fire Department said. Flames were fully contained by a ring of cleared vegetation at […]
BANNING – A small plane crashed Friday morning on a Banning roadway just south of Interstate 10, injuring the two occupants. The crash was reported just after 11:30 a.m. at the intersection of John and Hargrave streets. The pilot and passenger both suffered moderate injuries and were taken to a hospital, said Tawny Cabral of […]
BANNING – Three motor homes and a garage were damaged Saturday in a non-injury vegetation fire. The fire was reported at 2:25 p.m. near the intersection of East Lincoln Street and South Florida Street, according to April Newman of the Riverside County Fire Department. The main fire burned 2.5 acres in a field and backyards […]
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.
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.
BANNING – A convicted felon who fled from Hemet police in a stolen vehicle and tried to ram a patrol car at the end of the pursuit was sentenced today to nearly seven years in state prison. Cody James Barnett, 30, of Hemet pleaded guilty last month to assault with a deadly weapon on a […]
Firefighters battled a fire Sept. 3 at an abandoned building in Banning.
A Riverside man who fatally beat his girlfriend’s 6-month-old daughter was sentenced today, Aug. 26, to 25 years to life in prison.
A firefighter was hospitalized today, Aug. 14, after suffering non-life-threatening injuries while battling a fire in Banning.
An ex-con accused of killing a 35-year-old acquaintance during a confrontation in a residential area just east of Hemet pleaded not guilty July 29 to murder and other felonies.