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DHS rolls out fleet of 9 compressed natural gas vehicles

A ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled Wednesday in Desert Hot Springs to mark the addition of nine compressed natural gas vehicles to the city's fleet under a grant from the South Coast Air Quality Management District.

Assault Rifle and Drugs Confiscated in Indio

Police serve narcotics-related search warrant in Oasis

Sheriffs Department spokesman says operation was in the area of Avenue 76 and Pierce Street.

Man posts bail after hitting mother, baby in Coachella crosswalk

A La Quinta man was arrested Tuesday night on suspicion of felony dunk driving causing serious injury after he struck a woman and her baby while they were using a crosswalk in Coachella.

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Take a look at photos from some of the biggest NFL fanatics around the Coachella Valley. You can submit your photo on KESQ News Channel 3's Facebook page.

3 men steal ATM machine after driving van through Walgreens

Deputies are searching for three men accused of stealing an ATM machine from a Yucca Valley Walgreens after driving a hot-wired van through the front doors of the store early Tuesday morning.

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Palm Springs Mayoral Candidates: Erbil Gunasti

CBS Local 2 & KESQ bring you live Newsmaker segments with the Palm Springs Mayoral Candidates


Rancho Mirage: missing link in CV Link project

The city of Rancho Mirage is following through on a promise to the Coachella valley Association of Governments, or CVAG.

San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station

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State officials approve plan for storing nuclear waste at coastal site in San Diego County

The California Coastal Commission has cleared the way for changes in the way radioactive fuel is stored at the defunct San Onofre nuclear power plant.

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California Governor Jerry Brown to sign aggressive climate change bill

Gov. Jerry Brown is expected on Wednesday to sign an ambitious climate-change measure to increase California's renewable electricity use to 50 percent and double energy efficiency in existing buildings by 2030.

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Varner and Date Palm back open after gas line issue forced closure

Varner and Date Palm back open after gas line issue forced closure.

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