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Evacuations ordered due to growing brush fire burning in Cherry Valley

Brush fire burning in Cherry Valley continues to grow, Cal Fire says at 1:30 p.m. it is now 100 acres. 

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MGN Online

One person is dead after a motorcycle crash in Palm Desert.  The crash occurred just after 1:30 pm…

Evacuations ordered due to growing brush fire burning in Cherry Valley

Cherry Valley Fire

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Brush fire burning in Cherry Valley continues to grow, Cal Fire says at 1:30 p.m. it is now 100 acres. 

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A gas leak at an Arco station on the corner of Date Palm and Gerald Ford causes an evacuation of the…

Update: PSPD arrest man on assault charges in case involving honey oil lab found at home

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The Palm Springs Police Department found an inactive THC honey oil lab while investigating an assault in…

Officials: Hackers breach election systems in Illinois, Arizona

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Anniversary of FBI raid at Palm Springs City Hall approaches

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The space blanket that saves lives

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Car crashes into light pole on El Paseo in Palm Desert

No injuries were reported in the crash.

Two men arrested after Twentynine Palms burglary

Two men arrested after Twentynine Palms burglary

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Small quake rattles near Big Bear.

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Lightning kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

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Local veterans react to Kaepernick anthem protest

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SoCal woman falls 30 feet from top of waterfall


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Local recycling company reacts to California's dropping recycle rate

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4 suspects charged in assault with deadly weapon case

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Riverside County Sheriff's Deptartment

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Indio police investigate after 30-year-old woman shot to death

MGN Online

The Indio Police Department is investigating the shooting death of a 30-year-old woman who was found…

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Firefighters called to Palm Desert house fire

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City Manager responds to new document request in Palm Springs investigation

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Gene Wilder, star of 'Willie Wonka' & Mel Brooks comedies, dies at 83

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Paramount Pictures

Gene Wilder, star of 'Willy Wonka' and Mel Brooks comedies, is dead at 83, his family says.

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20th Century Fox via CNN

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