Former Palm Springs Mayor Steve Pougnet allegedly took tens of thousands of dollars in bribes from two Coachella Valley developers, who sought and got his support on land projects throughout the city, Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin said Thursday, Feb. 16.
The Riverside County District Attorney’s Office is expected to announce a decision today regarding criminal charges stemming from the ongoing investigation into possible corruption involving former Palm Springs city leaders, which led federal investigators to seize thousands of documents from City Hall in 2015.
Barack Obama and his family were forced to delay their Palm Springs vacation Friday, as weather conditions forced their plane to land about 50 miles west of their destination in western Riverside County.
The family of slain Palm Springs Police Officer and Hemet native Lesley Zerebny sought to thank the people of the Hemet and San Jacinto Valley, The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department and the local police departments for the outpouring of help and sympathy they have given them since her death Oct. 8. Since Palm Springs Sheriff’s […]
An estimated 350 people participated in a vigil and march in Palm Springs Saturday protesting Donald J. Trump’s election as president.
Relatives of two of the 13 people killed in a tour bus crash near Palm Springs are suing the bus company’s owner/driver and his estate.
By KEVIN FLORES PALM SPRINGS – By midday today, life on a street next to the Palm Springs shooting tragedy seemed to have returned to normal, a little more than 24 hours after violence struck one street over. On Saturday, two officers were killed and another was injured in a shooting after responding to a”family disturbance” in the 2700 […]
UPDATE: 10/09/2016 6 a.m. “Today, Palms Springs lost two brave officers. They go out every day and put the boots on the ground for everybody in this community,” Palm Springs Chief of Police Reyes emotionally said, his voice cracking. “They gave it all for you.” PALM SPRINGS – The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department has released […]
A person was found dead today, Aug. 14, on a popular hiking trail in Palm Springs. The cause of death is still under investigation.
RIVCO: Son of local Spelling Bee Champion, locals, set to compete in 39th annual Riverside Spelling Bee
The 39th Annual Riverside County Spelling Bee starts tomorrow, Feb. 23, in Moreno Valley. Benjamin Heick, son of 1988 champion Aaron Heick, will compete among 29 other spellers…Full list of those participating… MORE…