Thunder, Rain And Mudslides Blast SoCal Mountain And High Desert Communities ThursdayThe summer storm packed an unexpected punch and prompted Caltrans to issue a flash flood warning.
Antonio Ornelas-Velazquez To Be Arraigned For Involuntary Manslaughter In 2019 Sandalwood FireAntonio Ornelas-Velazquez, 38, of Desert Hot Springs, is scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday on two counts of involuntary manslaughter and one count of burning an inhabited structure.
Tanker Truck Crash Spills 9,000 Gallons Of Fuel In Banning, All Lanes Of Interstate 10 Shut Down For HoursAccording to Caltrans, 9,000 gallons of fuel spilled immediately after the crash. The fuel spill also impacted John Street businesses, which the California Highway Patrol said would have to remain closed Tuesday.
Cat Unscathed After Interstate 10 Big Rig Crash Sends Owner To The HospitalMiss Kitty’s owner, who is from Arkansas, was resting in the big rig at the time of the accident and suffered injuries that required hospitalization, according to animal services officials.
Firefighters Gain Ground On Apple Fire In Riverside CountyA massive fire that scorched 32,412 acres was 40% contained as of Sunday, firefighters said.
Curious Pup Who Disappeared After Chasing Coyote Escaping From Apple Fire Reunited With OwnerAs of Wednesday evening, the Apple Fire had burned 27,569 acres and was 30% contained. Fire crews said the blaze to be fully contained by Aug. 17.
Most Evacuation Orders Lifted As Apple Fire Scorches 26,850 Acres; 20% Containment ReportedAs of Tuesday evening, one injury was reported and four homes had been destroyed.
'Worst I've Ever Seen It Up Here': Stubborn Apple Fire In Riverside County Grows To 26K AcresThe northern and eastern edge of the fire is in steep, rugged terrain. Hot, dry and gusty conditions coupled with low humidity will continue to pose a challenge to firefighters.
Apple Fire In Riverside County Intensifies To More Than 20,000 AcresA massive fire burning in Riverside County has scorched 20,516 acres as of Sunday night.
Ferret Found Abandoned At Banning City Hall Has New Home At Exotic Animal SanctuaryThe ferret was left in a pet carrier, along with French fries, sometime between Monday night and Tuesday morning. He appeared to be just fine as long as he had French fries to nosh on.
VIDEO: School Officer Body-Slammed By Teen During Brawl At Friday Night Football GameVideo uploaded to social media shows the Friday night melee at Banning High School, during which a school resource officer can be seen being body-slammed by a 17-year-old student.
Banning School Dean -- Who Is Also A Priest On Inactive Leave -- Denies Trying To Lure Minor For Sex San Bernardino County Sheriff's said Charles Patrick Mayer allegedly E-mailed nude photos of himself to someone he thought was a 14-year-old boy.
Middle School Dean Arrested For Allegedly Preying On ChildrenA shock today for parents at Banning. A trusted and respected middle school dean has been arrested for preying on children. Nicole Comstock reports.
Banning Teachers Start 3-Day Strike On First Day Of SchoolThe Banning Teachers Association says the district made their work days longer, but didn’t compensate them for the extra hours.
3.2M Quake Hits Just East Of BanningIt was felt as far east as Palm Desert and south to Idyllwild, according to the USGS.