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Update: Nearly all power restored, IID asks customers to conserve

Nearly all power is restored in the east Coachella Valley. About 2,200 customers in the Thermal and La Quinta from 52 Ave to 65 Ave were affected.  Surge in power use in this area is causing power to go back out. 

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Coachella Valley celebrates Fourth of July

People across the country and right here in our valley are celebrating the Fourth of July this weekend with backyard barbecues, pool time and firework. 

Gov. Brown signs bill to close Bump and Grind Trail

Hiker dies on Bump and Grind trail in Palm Desert

A 61-year old man died just before one 1 p.m. Sunday on the Bump and Grind hiking trail. The Riverside County Sheriff's Department is investigating the hiker's cause of the death.

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Update: Nearly all power restored, IID asks customers to conserve

Nearly all power is restored in the east Coachella Valley. About 2,200 customers in the Thermal and La Quinta from 52 Ave to 65 Ave were affected.  Surge in power use in this area is causing power to go back out. 

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Kids tee off in Palm Desert golf contest, family day

Some of the greatest golfers in history started swinging at a young age. Kids hit the green in Palm Desert, learning the sport and life lessons.

Photo courtesy of Steve Brown, The Sun Runner

Lake Fire 90 percent contained in San Bernardino mountains

After more than two weeks, firefighters have a good handle on the Lake Fire.

Lake Fire 85% contained after burning 31,359 acres

Firefighters continue to make good progress as they continue to attack the Lake Fire, which has been burning in the San Bernardino National Forest for over two weeks.

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Family and friends mourn loss of 4th of July crash victim one year later

When you're out on the roads this July Fourth weekend, a local family wants you to think about what happened to their loved one, one year ago.

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Lawsuit aims to pull the plug on Desert Hot Springs pot shops

There are new allegations of corruption against the city of Desert Hot Springs. The lawsuit being filing with the state aims to overturn the city's medical marijuana ordinance. 

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    Actress Diana Douglas Webster, the first wife of Kirk Douglas and mother of Michael Douglas, died Friday night at age 92.



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Notable deaths of 2015

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Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians, artists and actors we've lost in 2015.

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7 tips for healthy Fourth of July weekend

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Keep you and your friends and family healthy and safe over the Fourth of July weekend with these tips.

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