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Unsupervised infant found submerged in Palm Desert bathtub

A seven-month-old child was found under water in a bath tub in Palm Desert Friday morning, and authorities said the infant was left unsupervised.

Mosquito-control application scheduled in Beaumont

Application of an EPA-approved mosquito control by a truck-mounted sprayer is scheduled for Tuesday August, 30th.

Hernan Ortega

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Coachella man charged with carjacking mail truck, assaulting elderly man

A mail carrier for the United States Postal Service was carjacked on Wednesday after trying to help an elderly man who was being threatened in Coachella.

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Desert cities ranked from safest to most dangerous

A new study by a research and analysis website has ranked the safest and most dangerous towns and cities in the state which includes several desert communities. Joe Galli reports.

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Woman allegedly attacked by local man turns knife back on suspect, killing him

A 57-year-old knife-wielding man from Cathedral City suspected of attacking a woman in Newport Beach, only to have the weapon turned back on him by the victim this past weekend, succumbed to his wounds, police said Friday.

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Palm Desert selects new city manager to take over operations

The Palm Desert City Council has selected a new city manager.

Streak of rising gas prices ends at nine days

A nine-day streak of increases to the average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in the Inland Empire ended today with a decrease of one-tenth of a cent to $2.64.

Desert Sands Unified reaches tentative contract with teachers

School district offers salary hike and money to offset rising health care costs

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