PERRIS – A person who nearly drowned in Lake Perris today was hospitalized. Firefighters were dispatched shortly before 3 p.m. to the 16000 Block Via Del Lago Drive, according to Tawny Cabral of the Riverside County Fire Department. The victim – identified only as an adult – was hospitalized in serious condition, Cabral said.
PERRIS – A man was being held today in lieu of $1 million bail in connection with a stabbing at the Lake Perris State Recreation Area this morning. The stabbing occurred at 6:30 a.m. during an altercation in a parking lot in which Ivan Hernandez, 26, of Temecula, allegedly stabbed Cannon Merrylees of Murrieta, in […]
MORENO VALLEY – A wildfire broke out today inside the Lake Perris State Recreation Area and spread across about 45 acres, with crews reporting 10 percent containment by late afternoon. The blaze was reported at 3:14 p.m. near Via Del Lago, and was burning at a moderate rate of speed, though firefighters were able to […]
The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California has authorized an agreement with the state Department of Water Resources for planning and preliminary design of a water recovery project at Lake Perris. The Metropolitan Water District board vote April 11 authorized general manager Jeff Kightlinger to enter an agreement with DWR for planning, environmental analysis and […]
RIVERSIDE – A Riverside County grand jury investigation into how the Registrar of Voters office managed polling stations in the November 2015 election uncovered issues that need to be resolved, according to a report the Board of Supervisors received today. In a 5-0 vote without comment, the board accepted the registrar’s response to the grand […]
Divers searched for a missing father who saved his children during a boating mishap over the weekend. Lake Perris was… MORE.
SAN BERNARDINO – U.S. Forest Service and State biologists with volunteers at Lake Perris and Lake Hemet reported seeing four bald eagles during a one hour Bald Eagle Count Saturday, Jan. 9. The biologists and 64 volunteers from neighboring communities set up binoculars, telescopes and cameras at the lake sites to observe the protected birds, […]
PERRIS – A woman nearly drowned at Lake Perris today, a fire official said. The incident was reported at 8:45 p.m. in the lake at Lake Perris State Park, said the Riverside County Fire Department’s Jennifer Fuhrman. A 22-year-old woman “was found unconscious in the water after swimming,” Fuhrman said. “The patient was transported in moderate condition to a […]