PINE COVE, CA – CAL FIRE (The Department of Forestry and Fire Protection) in cooperation with California State Parks will be conducting a prescribed burn consisting of brush and slash piles in the Mount San Jacinto State Park off Highway 243. The project will begin on Tuesday, Dec. 12 and continue throughout the week, weather […]
Mike Lassig Special to Valley News Each year the California Highway Patrol (CHP) participates in the “CHiP’s for Kids” toy drive. CHiP’s for Kids started from humble beginnings over 20 years ago in Los Angeles. Back then, a small group of California Highway Patrol officers banded together and decided to help the less fortunate children […]
On Friday, Nov. 18, Supervisor John J. Benoit notified colleagues and friends of the following information: Dear Colleagues and Friends, Weeks of discomfort, dry coughing and extreme fatigue led to my having a CT Scan Wednesday. The scan revealed a number of pulmonary embolisms as well as a growth on the pancreas. There are also […]
Due to continued trapping of the mosquito capable of transmitting Zika virus in the unincorporated area around Hemet, Riverside County will apply an ultra-low volume of a material designed to reduce adult mosquito populations in the area. The Riverside County Department of Environmental Health’s Vector Control Program will use a truck-mounted sprayer to reduce the […]
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 […]
A burglar stole $3,000 worth of items, including three guns, from a student housing apartment near UC Riverside, officials said.
Three men in their 20s were injured in a car-to-car shootout broke out after a pre-dawn altercation outside a hookah bar, leaving one man near death, police said Sunday.
The number of homeless military veterans in Riverside County has shrunk drastically thanks to the shoring up of resources now in place to ensure that any identified homeless veteran receives immediate attention, according to county officials.
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in the Inland Empire dropped a half-cent Friday to $2.811, the third consecutive decrease after rising nine times in 11 days.
The Riverside (91) Freeway will be partially shut down over three nights next week in Corona to accommodate crews working on an overpass.