Barbara Sinatra dies at 90

RANCHO MIRAGE – Barbara Sinatra, a longtime Coachella Valley resident and philanthropist, died today at her home in Rancho Mirage at the age of 90. The fourth and final wife of entertainer Frank Sinatra died of natural causes, surrounded by family and friends, according to family spokesman John E. Thoresen, director of the Barbara Sinatra […]

Firefighters Rescue Injured Hiker on Rancho Mirage Trail

RANCHO MIRAGE – An injured hiker, who had to be rescued by firefighters about half a mile up a Rancho Mirage trail, was recovering today. The unidentified woman “suffered a lower extremity injury while hiking,” said April Newman of the Riverside County Fire Department. About a dozen firefighters located her just after 8:30 p.m. near […]

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.