Mylar Balloons Linked To 50 Coachella Valley Power Outages In Recent Months, Officials Urge Residents To Not Release BalloonsImperial Irrigation District urged customers Thursday to refrain from releasing mylar balloons into the sky after a string of balloon-related power outages.
Carlos Espriu Of Palm Desert Sentenced To 5 Years In Federal Prison For Firebombing Republican Group's Office In La QuintaCarlos Espriu, 24, was also ordered to pay $5,426 in restitution for the damage caused by the May 31, 2020 attack. He pleaded guilty on March 15 to one count of attempted arson of a building.
Riverside County Deputies Shoot, Kill Suspect In La QuintaAccording to the department, the shooting happened near the intersection of Jefferson Street and Avenue 48, prompting the closure of Jefferson between Avenue 48 and Highway 111.
Feds Charge Palm Desert Man In Firebombing Of Republican Women's Club's Office In La QuintaCarlos Espriu, 23, was named in the federal criminal complaint and is expected to be taken into federal custody later Thursday for an initial appearance in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles Friday. He is currently in state custody.
Hiker Rescued After Becoming Stranded In Joshua Tree National Park 40 Hours With Broken LegRobert Ringo spent 40 hours in the desert, waiting for help after he broke his femur. In excruciating pain, he was not able to get himself out of the rocky terrain he found himself in.
SunLine Transit Agency To Host Annual Holiday Food Drive In Coachella ValleyThe agency hopes to collect more than 15 tons of non-perishable items.
Emotional Funeral Service Held In Riverside For Missing OC ManFuneral services were held on Friday for a Fullerton man who was reported missing for nearly two weeks after he left a casino with his wife in San Diego.
Scot Breithaupt, BMX Pioneer, Found Dead In IndioScot Alexander Breithaupt, who helped turn BMX bike racing from a backyard backwater into an international action sport, has died, authorities said Monday.
Search Continues For Missing OC Couple Last Seen Leaving CasinoOfficials continued to search Wednesday for a missing Orange County couple that never made it to their son's home on Mother's Day.
20-Year-Old Man Fatally Shot In La QuintaOnce on scene, they located Ryan Thomas Sniffin, of Joshua Tree, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.
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Man Says Deputies In La Quinta Pointed Service Weapons As He Recorded Friend's ArrestAlejandro Natividad says he was unarmed when he pulled out his cell phone and began recording a La Quinta police officer who then turned his service weapon on him Sunday.
Car Crash Inadvertently Leads Riverside Sheriff's To Home Containing 2 Dead MenThe deputies found a woman at the wheel, but she was unresponsive and showed signs of injury, he said.
Endangered Bighorn Sheep Rescued From Golf Course CanalAn endangered bighorn sheep had to be rescued after getting stuck in a canal at the PGA West Country Club in La Quinta.
Substitute Teacher Accused Of Having Sex With Acquaintance, 14, Acquitted"It's just a complete victory for my client ... I think it was the right verdict," defense attorney Peter Cabrera said.