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  • Wind: 8 mph 13 kph at NW
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Rain helps firefighters fight Lake Fire, but not without potential consequences

Rain helps firefighters fight Lake Fire, but not without other effects

Recent rain has helped firefighting efforts on the Lake Fire, reporting 65% containment on Wednesday,…

Indio bans disposable plastic bags in large stores

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The city of Indio passed an ordinance that bans single-use plastic bags and the measure is now in effect…

Indio Water Authority opens Chromium-6 treatment plants

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The Indio Water Authority is the first in the valley to begin treating drinking water for chromium-6…

Local shelters see spike in stray animal impounds over Fourth of July weekend

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While they're fun for humans to watch, fireworks can be a nightmare for your pets.

PS Resorts wants to cancel American Heat weekend

The dates have been set for the American Heat biker weekend in Palm Springs, but safety concerns raised…

Transient pleads not guilty to killing homeless woman

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The Palm Springs Police Department arrested a homeless man suspected of murdering a homeless woman over…

Animal Services rescues dog stuck in canal

An officer with Riverside County Animal Services rescued a German shepherd from the Gage Canal in…

Cities report best drought conservation yet

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More Californians are doing their part to conserve water during the drought.

Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus in Palm Desert

Mosquito samples testing positive for West Nile virus in Indio, La Quinta, Palm Desert and Indian Wells…

Small Business Administration office coming to Coachella Valley

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It's an effort to help small businesses open their doors, survive and expand in the Coachella Valley,…

Cops hate this gun-shaped iPhone case

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Police are up in arms over an iPhone case that's shaped like a gun.

20 ways to make your Chrome browser better

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The Web can be overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. If you're a Google Chrome user, there are…

Apple iPhone 6S photos have been leaked

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The iPhone is undergoing a makeover. Even if you can't see it yet.

Leaked images of the new iPhone don't…

Storm hits High Desert

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Lightning and rain hits the High Desert communities overnite. Rain Downpours over Yucca Valley around…

Parents react to mandatory vaccination law

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Parents react to mandatory vaccination law. Natalie Brunell reports.

Fatal child drownings on the rise in Riverside County

Riverside County Conference on drownings

Joe Galli

In hopes to control the recent increase in child drownings, Riverside County hosted a press conference. 

California state officials ask residents to conserve electricity during heat wave

'Flex Alert Days' Begin in Midst of Heat Wave Power lines

California's Independent Supply Operator has issued a Flex Alert urging consumers to set thermostats to…

California woman injured after dolphin leaps on boat deck

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Chrissie Frickman was boating with her husband and two children on Father's Day when they saw a pod of…

How to keep Apple from charging you for Apple Music

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Are you interested in Apple Music but worried about unwanted charges on your credit card? Here's how to…

Where sugar might be hiding in your child's diet



Trading cookies and candy for yogurt and granola bars may not be as healthy as parents believe. In fact,…

Xiaomi's next smartphone target: Brazil



Xiaomi is heading to Brazil to sell its smartphones outside Asia for the first time.

The Beijing-based…

Lake Fire containment up to 65%

Photo courtesy of Steve Brown, The Sun Runner

Firefighters continue to make progress on the Lake Fire burning in the San Bernardino Mountains.

Apple Music is here: 5 things to know

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Felon arrested for posing as firefighter

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A felon from San Bernardino, who was posing as a firefighter assigned to the Lake Fire, was arrested…

Fake IID truck was holding 14 undocumented immigrants

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Border Patrol agents arrested a 23-year-old U.S. citizen on Monday morning after they discovered 14…

Woman identified after deadly hike in Palm Springs

Palm Springs Mounted Police Search and Rescue

A woman from Scotland died in Palm Springs Monday after she and her husband could no longer hike due to…

Coachella Valley 'Safe and Sane' fireworks


Charities in four Coachella Valley cities are gearing up for the 4th of July weekend selling "Safe and…


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