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Summer tourism increases with Coachella Valley 'chill'

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The Coachella Valley is remaining a hot spot for visitors even in the summer months, according to the…

Firefighters put out small brush fire near Palm Springs Tram

Tram Fire

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Firefighters put out small brush fire near Palm Springs Tram

Turf farms cutting back on watering



Plants from around the world are being imported in response to the drought

2 arrested for burglary of Coachella shoe store

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Two men were arrested over the weekend in connection to the burglary of over $1,600 worth of items from…

3 rescued near White Water after 2-day hike

Photo courtesy of Colleen Timms

Three of six hikers had to be rescued on Sunday afternoon due to illness, lack of water and dehydration…

Sentencing delayed for serial burglar

Arthur Brian Byrd

Sentencing was postponed Monday for a Cathedral City man convicted of 22 felonies and two misdemeanors…

Disney's Bob Iger: ESPN could be sold directly to consumers

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ESPN, one of the most popular networks in cable, could one day be sold directly to consumers who are…

The leading sources of food poisoning

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There are an estimated 76 million cases of food poisoning in the United States every year. A small…

Police arrest man driving stolen car in Palm Springs

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A 28-year-old man from Yucaipa was arrested Saturday night after Palm Springs police saw him driving…

Cutca Fire 50% contained after burning 167 acres

Firefighters are battling a vegetation fire that's sending smoke over part of the Coachella Valley.

Palm Springs power outage causes big headache for locals and businesses

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Crews are working to restore power for customers impacted after an early morning car cash downed lines…

Kim Kardashian tweets and Twitter's boss listens

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Kim Kardashian is known for glamour but she has another concern: grammar.

Apple Watch coming to a Best Buy near you

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There's a new way to get the Apple Watch.

Best Buy announced that the gadget will have a spot on its…

Small plane crashes in Riverside neighborhood, killing pilot

Fire Capt. Tim Odebralski says the plane went down in the yard of a home Sunday.

Campgrounds evacuated near Central California wildfire

Officials say about 450 structures in the tiny wooded communities of Bass Lake and Cascadel Woods are…

FIVE-PEAT! Palm Springs Power win 5th straight SCCBL title

Power win 5th straight SCCBL title, beat Riptide 4-2

The Palm Springs Power won their fifth consecutive SoCal Collegiate Baseball League championship with a…

Alleged DUI driver takes out power in Palm Springs crash

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An alleged drunk driver crashed into a power pole, hurting a passenger and knocking out power to people…

Man crashes car evading Desert Hot Springs DUI checkpoint

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A man is in jail for evading police during a DUI checkpoint in Desert Hot Springs, police say.

First Lady Michelle Obama in the Coachella Valley?


News Channel 3 & CBS Local 2 are tracking reports First Lady Michelle Obama might be staying in the…

Power defeat Riptide 8-2, force deciding Game 3 for SCCBL title

Power defeat Riptide 8-2, force deciding Game 3 for SCCBL title

The Palm Springs Power rebounded from a 6-1 defeated to beat the Orange County Riptide 8-2 in Game 2 of…

Firefighters tackle mulch fire in Thermal


Firefighters battled a mulch fire that ignited near the Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport in Thermal…

I-10 lanes reopen near Cabazon after police pursuit

Two lanes of eastbound I-10 were closed near Cabazon during a police pursuit, according to CHP.

Desert Arc takes clients to Special Olympics World Games opening ceremonies

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The opening ceremonies of the Special Olympic World Games in Los Angeles kicked off Saturday.

Drug raid on reservation nets 13 arrests, 11 thousand plants

Thirteen people were arrested and more than 11,000 marijuana plants were seized during raids on two…

Morning quake wakes up Fontana, surrounding cities


A predawn 4.2 magnitude earthquake rattled the Inland Empire awake Saturday, and was felt in the…

I-10 reopens with temporary fix after bridge collapse

I-10 reopens after bridge collapse

The I-10 reopened at noon Friday after a bridge collapsed near Desert Center on Sunday.  A news…

Cathedral City looks at hosting biker weekend

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American Heat Biker Weekend may get new life in Cathedral City. The city is looking into the…



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