Sheriff authorizes changes to protect deputies

RIVERSIDE – As a result of shooting incidents on our nation’s law enforcement officers, Sheriff Stan Sniff authorized a number of changes within the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department last week to better protect members of that agency in responding to incidents throughout its countywide field operations. Riverside County is the 4th largest of California’s counties, […] provides necessary resources for wildfire preparedness

Here in Southern California, wildfire is always a risk. But, this year that risk has increased exponentially as the worst drought in the state’s history continues to drag on. Just two weeks ago, a massive fire broke out in San Bernardino County, shutting down the I-15 through the Cajon Pass and scorching just over 36,000 […]

Veteran event takes aim at hiring and helping local heroes

Veteran event takes aim at hiring and helping local heroes

Big Horse Feed and Farm Supplies is sponsoring and event in October aimed at helping local veterans to find jobs and the resources they need to be successful following their military service. The Helping and Hiring Our Heroes event is scheduled for Oct. 8 and will offer a variety of resources for veterans and their […]

Murrieta resident turns up the heat on ‘Master Chef’

Murrieta resident turns up the heat on ‘Master Chef’

Murrieta resident Terry Mueller prefers to be in the heat of the kitchen instead of under the heat of the spotlight, but this quiet, unassuming chef jumped right from the frying pan into the fire in an attempt to achieve his dream to own his own restaurant. Mueller started out as one of 40 who […]

Hemet’s Measure E fails to pass, 3rd District Supervisors headed to November ballot

A proposed Hemet sales tax increase to support the police and fire departments fell just short of the votes needed for approval in Tuesday’s primary election. While residents supported Measure E, the proposal fell short of the two-thirds majority needed for passage as vote-counting wrapped up earlier this week. The measure called for an additional 1-cent-per-dollar levy on […]

Election results

  The following are the unofficial primary election results as of press time, Wednesday, June 8. All results need to be ratified by the Riverside County Board of Elections before they are considered official. Approximately 92,000 vote-by-mail, 28,300 provisional and 8,115 damaged ballots that require duplication still must be processed. Work on those begins Wednesday. […]

Anza Crime Watch to host meeting with Riverside County Sheriffs

A Town Hall meeting with Riverside County Sheriff’s Department’s Capt. Joseph Borja is scheduled for Thursday, May 26 at 7 p.m. The meeting, which will be held at the Anza Community Hall, will give community members the chance to discuss their concerns with law enforcement. The event is open to Anza and all its surrounding […]