• DHS fact-finding report suggests new tax, ways to keep PD

    DHS Report

    Tax revenue could be the answer to stabilize the budget in Desert Hot Springs.  The city declared a fiscal emergency in November and it's fought an uphill battle since.  The city made deep cuts and continues to deal with a lawsuit because of it. A fact-finding report was released Monday about the ongoing litigation between the city and the Police Officers' Association.  "Fact finding is where you…

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  • Heavy fighting pushes Gaza toll over 1,100

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    Three weeks into the Gaza conflict, fighting is intensifying, the death toll is climbing and Israel has warned its citizens to be ready for a prolonged battle.

    Efforts to bring about a lasting cease-fire between Israel and Hamas have failed to gain tr...

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DHS fact-finding report suggests new tax, ways to keep PD

DHS Report

Tax revenue could be the answer to stabilize the budget in Desert Hot Springs.  The city declared a…

Watch out for Bighorn Sheep crossing Highway 74

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Bighorn Sheep are being spotted more frequently around the desert.  They're on golf courses and many…

First drop in prices for 2014

For the first time this year, the median price of an existing home dropped in June compared to the same…

Search for Erin Corwin one month later

Search crews continue their efforts and support from the community hasn't stopped. A horse rescue owner…

Median work to prompt lane closures everyday for 8 weeks.

Get ready for some delays if you commute along Ramon Road in Cathedral City.

New tool collects scent to save lives

Every 40 seconds a child goes missing in the United States. In one day alone, 2,300 children and adults…

How to stay safe when lightning strikes

When thunder roars, stay indoors -- lightning could come next and be deadly.

CHP searches for bighorn sheep hit by car

The California Highway Patrol is searching for a bighorn sheep that was hit by a car on Highway 74 near…

Palm Springs man arrested for parking lot shooting

Ruben Navarro

A man allegedly fired a gun towards others in a Jack in the Box parking lot and was arrested as he ran…

Felony charges filed in LQHS senior prank

Felony charges were filed Monday against three young men who allegedly put glue on door locks at La…

OkCupid set up bad dates in 'an experiment'

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Facebook isn't the only social network that experiments on its users.

Woman arrested after Border Patrol finds 12.5 lbs. of meth

A suspected narcotics smuggler was arrested Saturday  after Border Patrol agents with the Indio Station…

Hearing pushed back for Cathedral City councilman accused of embezzlement

On Monday a judge postponed a hearing on a defense request to overturn a grand jury indictment against a…

Businesses wanted for Valley Wide Employment Expo

The 19th Valley Wide Employment Expo takes place September 10 in Indio. Coordinators are looking for…

Yo backer launches new app



Got more on your mind than the word "Yo" conveys? A new messaging app called MIRAGE has you covered.

Median work starting in Cathedral City may cause delays for drivers

A city contractor will begin eight weeks of median landscaping work in Cathedral City Monday.

Industrial fire reported in Mecca on Sunday

A vat of cooking oil caught fire Sunday at a soil recycling plant in Mecca.

Missing girls rescued from Mt. San Jacinto State Park

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Two girls were rescued over the weekend after they became lost while hiking near the Palm Springs Aerial…

California lightning hits 14, leaves two critically injured

Authorities say 14 people were struck by lightning during rare summer thunderstorms in Southern…

He lost 100 pounds with a plant-based diet

Benji Kurtz

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Having to ask for a seat belt extender on a flight was one of Benji Kurtz's biggest life humiliations.

Lightning kills one hurts others at Venice Beach, Catalina Island

Venice Beach lightning strike

Lightning strikes in Los Angeles County killed a 20-year-old man in Venice Beach Sunday and injured nine…

Africanized killer bee hive found in La Quinta

Africanized killer bee hive found in La Quinta

Africanized killer bee hive found in La Quinta. Natalie Brunell reports.

More stores affected by listeria fruit recall

If you've picked up fruit at Costco, Kroger or Walmart stores recently, keep reading.

Fire damages two home in Banning

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Fire damaged two houses in Banning Sunday and forced the closure of a street.

Festival raises money for 5-year-old Indio girl battling cancer

Festival raises money for 5-year-old Indio girl battling cancer

Festival raises money for 5-year-old Indio girl battling cancer. Natalie Brunell reports.

Flash Flood Warning in effect for parts of high desert

The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning until 5:30 pm Saturday for Twentynine…

Local man wins big at Comic Con

Local man wins big at Comic Con


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