Crews Fighting 1,200-Acre Brush Fire Near Hemet, Evacuation Order IssuedThe blaze dubbed the "Patterson Fire" was reported around 2:19 p.m. Thursday near the 34000 block of Rawson Road near Hemet.
3.4 Earthquake Rattles Riverside CountyA 3.7 magnitude earthquake was reported just before 8 p.m. about five miles northeast of Aguanga, according to the US Geological Survey.
Message Scribbled On High School Wall Threatens Shooting Wednesday, Prompts Added Security"Hemet High will be shot up on 2-28 by a sophomore girl[...] the first on my list is Dr. Shaw[...] Don't be in my way," the message scrawled on a bathroom tile read.
'That Lowlife Was In Our House,' Says Couple Who Opened Fire On Home Intruder"That lowlife was in our house and he shouldn't be in here," Jeff Sagmeister says, matter-of-factly.
Good Samaritan Rescues 27 Abandoned Dogs In HemetDozens of dogs are safe tonight in Riverside County after someone abandoned them and left them for dead in Hemet.
Hemet Teen Goes From Coma Patient To Stanford Scholarship RecipientGetting into Stanford would be a big deal and accomplishment, but Isabel Michel impresses even more considering her medical history.
High School Student Treated For Active Tuberculosis In HemetA Hemet high school student is receiving treatment for active tuberculosis, health officials said Tuesday.
Police: Teens Stabbed By Older BrotherOne boy was stabbed in the chest, the other in the neck.
Diamond Valley Lake Wildflower Trail Closed Due To 'Excessive Foot Traffic'Diamond Valley Lake’s wildflower trail has become so popular these past few weeks, the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California – which oversees the lake – had to close it “due to excessive foot traffic.”
Golfer Hit By Errant Gunfire Near Hemet Course Expected To Make Full RecoveryPolice say a man golfing at a Hemet golf course may have been hit by errant gunfire from someone shooting a firearm nearby.
Man, 33, Accused Of Killing His Girlfriend And Driving Around With Her BodyVincent James Marples allegedly killed 32-year-old Cassandra Taylor, whose remains were located in his Ford Explorer, according to Hemet police Lt. Eddie Pust.
Hemet Soldier Dies In Non-Combat IncidentThe location and circumstances of his death were not disclosed.