Former Palm Springs Mayor Steve Pougnet allegedly took tens of thousands of dollars in bribes from two Coachella Valley developers, who sought and got his support on land projects throughout the city, Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin said Thursday, Feb. 16.
A rescue helicopter was summoned to hoist an injured hiker from an Idyllwild-area trail Saturday, Jan. 28.
The first in a series of Pacific storms poised to deliver torrential rain, heavy mountain snow and gusty wind to Riverside County through early next week is expected to move into the region late tonight.
A residential structure fire was reported at 7:25 pm on Tuesday, Jan. 10. The incident occurred at the intersection of Apple Lane and Reservation Road in the community of Anza.
Two men accused of killing a Pinyon Pines family in 2006 must stand trial for murder, a judge ruled Monday, Oct. 31, following a four-day preliminary hearing.
A motorist who was fatally injured when her car careened off state Route 74 near Mountain Center and plunged down a 200-foot slope was identified as Kathi Vogley, 65, of Idyllwild.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department announced Sept. 29, that it received a $577,900 grant from the United States Department of Justice to expand their Body-Worn Camera program.
Veterans of Foreign Wars who didn’t graduate from high school have a little over a week left to apply for graduation certificates issued through a Riverside County program that awards diplomas to former airmen, soldiers, sailors and Marines who gave up school to serve their country.
Riverside County supervisors unanimously approved an ordinance that will provide expedited permitting for residents and businesses seeking to install electric vehicle charging stations in unincorporated communities.
Santa Ana winds, low humidity and above-average temperatures are expected to raise the risk of wildfires in parts of Riverside County today and through the weekend.