Yucca Valley man arrested for operating a chop shop

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A 53-year-old Yucca Valley man was taken into custofy on Thursday after police say he was in possession of a stolen car and operating a chop shop. Leroy Plum was taken into arrested about 9pm by the Auto Theft Task Force on Sunset Avenue for...

Two dead in fiery car crash in Thermal

Two people are dead after a car crash in Thermal Friday night. The two-car collision happened in the area of Airport Boulevard and Pierce Street a little after 8:10 pm, according to Cal Fire. https://twitter.com/KarenDevineKESQ/status/997699023988502528 First responders arrived to find one vehicle fully involved in fire....

Raul Ruiz and Kimberlin Brown responded to the Santa Fe shooting very differently

The tragic shooting at a Santa Fe, Texas high school Friday left ten people dead and most of America saddened, shaken, and furious. As we continue to deal with the problem of mass shootings at schools and the tragic deaths of our young people,...

Police investigating alleged assault on 13-year-old at Palm Springs learning center

An investigation is underway after police were called to the Stepping Stone Learning Center in Palm Springs on Thursday after a 13-year-old student was allegedly assaulted by a staff member. Police were called to the center at 12:11 pm on Thursday.  Not many details...

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Tourist discovers unwritten dress code of Palm Springs tiki bar

Maxwell Tani, a reporter for the Daily Beast, was in Palm Springs this week and decided to check out Bootlegger Tiki, which was wise since it's a cool place that makes rad drinks. During his time there, Tani discovered that almost everyone there was...

Surprisingly, another county has way more wind turbines than Riverside County

Drive into the Palm Springs area and you will see wind turbines as far as the eye can see. But, even though the San Gorgonio Pass can be windy as hell, Riverside County is only number two when it comes to the number of...

Two stabbed at Palm Springs AM/PM

Two people were hospitalized after being stabbed at the AM/PM gas station on Vista Chino in Palm Springs. The stabbing happened about 11:48 am. According to police, there was a confrontation between the suspect and an employee inside the store. The argument...

One dead after car plunges into Whitewater River

A person was killed Thursday afternoon when a vehicle crashed into the Whitewater River off Highway 111 north of Palm Springs. Emergency crews were called about 12:45 pm. They arrived to find the car overturned and partially submerged in water in the river. ...

5 things happening in and around Greater Palm Springs this weekend

The weekend is here and I hope you are in the mood for tacos.  Who am I kidding, you're always in the mood for tacos.  Luckily there's a taco fest and more going on in and around the Coachella Valley this weekend. Joshua Tree Music...

WTF, Starbucks?

Starbucks, which plans to solve all of its racism issues by closing down for half a day, is back in the news as a California customer says the coffee chain wrote a slur on his cup. A guy by the name of Pedro (he...

Ask Clare: I got stiffed on Mother’s Day

It's time for our weekly advice column. This week it deals with getting stiffed on Mother's Day, man buns, and what to do about grandma.

Fire breaks out in old Ralph’s building in Indio

A fire broke out at an abandoned Ralph's supermarket in Indio on Wednesday. The fire was reported a little before 12:30 pm on Highway 111. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bi2ik0wFKqC/?taken-at=219481148 40 firefighters were on site battling the blaze, according to a Cal Fire news release. As the fire...