A mobile home caught fire in Aguanga Monday, Jan. 29, but was contained before it could spread to nearby vegetation.
After last week’s storm, which brought considerable moisture and new grass growth, officials with San Bernardino National Forest are reminding the public of planned ecological restoration efforts using prescribed burning throughout the forest this winter.
Visitors to the San Bernardino National Forest, about one-third of which is in Riverside County, will be able to access any part of the preserve for free Monday in celebration of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. According to the U.S. Forest Service, fee waivers will be in effect all day, in all areas of […]
A Jan. 4 sentencing hearing was confirmed today for a convicted felon who repeatedly sexually assaulted two runaway boys he took into his Anza home, using threats to keep them under control and later plotting
to kill them.
A 3.5 magnitude earthquake today shook the area near Cahuilla, according to the U.S. National Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 12:45 p.m. at a depth of 3.1 miles, the agency said. Its epicenter was about six miles southwest of Anza and 19 miles south of Hemet. There were no reports of injuries.
1960s cult leader and convicted mass murderer Charles Manson died Sunday night at a Kern County hospital. Death came to the 83-year-old Manson at 8:13 p.m., according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. On Thursday, it was reported that Manson was near death in a Bakersfield hospital, but the department of corrections was […]
A relatively inactive segment of the San Andreas Fault system known as the “Anza Gap” in south central Riverside County could set loose a moderate to severe earthquake due to deep tectonic plate shifts that aren’t fully understood, according to research published by a pair of UC Riverside scientists. Professor Abhijit Ghosh and graduate student […]
Dry and windy weather conditions expected in Riverside County beginning tonight will increase the risk of fires in parts of the region, according to the National Weather Service.
Riverside City College will host a vigil Wednesday night in memory of Angela Gomez, a student who was killed in the mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival in Las Vegas. RCC Chancellor Michael Burke, in a message posted online, urged the college community to begin the day Wednesday with a “moment […]
A Riverside Poly High School graduate was among those killed in Las Vegas in the worst mass shooting in U.S. history, which also left two Riverside County sheriff’s deputies wounded, one seriously. The Riverside Unified School District released a statement Monday confirming that Angela Gomez, who graduated from Poly High in 2015, was killed in […]