NWS issues urgent fire weather statement

The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag warning that is in effect for the San Bernardino, Riverside and San Diego County mountains and deserts late Friday morning through Saturday evening for strong gusty winds and low humidities.

BREAKING: ANZA: Sheriff’s department announces 6 more grow houses eradicated

BREAKING: ANZA: Sheriff’s department announces 6 more grow houses eradicated

  The Riverside County Sheriff’s department announced the eradication of an additional six illegal marijuana grows in the Anza area Friday, April 15. A total of six people were arrested and 25,700 marijuana plants were eradicated from the properties.  Three firearms and U.S. currency in an undisclosed amount were also seized and taken into evidence, […]

BREAKING: Victim of officer involved shooting in Aguanga identified

BREAKING: Victim of officer involved shooting in Aguanga identified

UPDATE, Monday, Oct. 12, 12:05 p.m. The woman shot and killed by a Riverside County Sheriff’s Department officer on Friday, Oct. 9 has been identified as Margaret Wagner, 62, of Aguanga, according to the Riverside County Coroner’s office. No other information is being released at this time. UPDATE, Friday, Oct. 9, 2 9:30 p.m. One […]

AGUANGA: Firefighters battle fully-involved house fire

AGUANGA: Firefighters battle fully-involved house fire

Riverside County Fire/Cal Fire is currently battling a fully-involved house fire, according to department spokeswoman Jennifer Fuhrman. The call came in at 1:21 p.m. for the blaze located in the 49900 Block of Cree Court, in Lake Riverside Estates. According to Fuhrman, the fire is being fought defensively by 18 firefighters from five engine companies. “They […]