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USO helps Marines get home for the holidays

It's the start of holiday travel and the Palm Springs Airport is full of people eager to visit their loved ones for Christmas next week.  One local organization is making sure our local service men and women get to their loved ones in time for the holidays. 

CVRM Toy Giveaway

Coachella Valley Rescue Mission ready for annual toy giveaway

Jimmy Garcia vividly remembers last year's Coachella Valley Rescue Mission toy drive. "I got a big remote control car and a little one. It was pretty cool." The CVRM is at it again. The annual drive is one of the many outreach programs the organization serves in the area and has collected over 15,000 unwrapped gifts throughout the Coachella Valley.

Citizens on Patrol issue 'citations' to cars thieves could target

Citizens on Patrol issue 'citations' to cars thieves could target

Citizens on Patrol issue 'citations' to cars thieves could target. Natalie Brunell reports.

Vincent Gonzales cleans up after fire

Family business plans to bounce back after blaze

"I was sad, our business takes a few years to get to where you're at and then the fire just takes everything," says Ruben Gonzales, co-owner of JR Graphics.

Oscar Armando Ramirez-Beltran

Man arrested after trying to flee DUI checkpoint

A 20-year-old man from Indio was arrested Thursday night for reckless driving, hit and run, driving under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, and for driving without a valid driver's license after trying to evade officers at a DUI checkpoint.

Joseph Kealoha

San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department

Volunteer church leader accused of having sex with teenager

A 26-year-old man who volunteered at the High Desert Church in Victorville has been arrested for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old boy.

Prepackaged caramel apples linked to 5 deaths

Health officials say prepackaged caramel apples are linked to five deaths and more than two dozen illnesses in 10 states.

Wetter than usual start to new year in California predicted

Federal scientists say there is a 75 percent chance of average or above-average precipitation between January and the end of March for California.

Indio Fire at automotive repair shop

Overnight fire damages Indio auto repair shop

One firefighter injured in early morning blaze near Indio Boulevard and Requa Avenue.

Dog saves California man from burning home

Authorities are crediting a chocolate Labrador with saving the life of a Sacramento man after it alerted him to a fire inside a home that appeared not to have a smoke detector.

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