Coachella woman suspected of dumping 7 puppies in a dumpster arrested

A 54-year-old Coachella woman was arrested Monday evening in connection with dumping seven 3-day-old puppies into dumpster in back of an auto parts store.

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Desert X A Point of View 2019 installation in Mecca

Desert X 2019 Map | Your guide to all the locations

Need a map for Desert X 2019? Here you go! Enjoy and drive safe!!

Photos | Indio teams with Make-A-Wish Foundation for special Coachella experience

The Coachella Music and Arts Festivals second weekend took place this past weekend and the city of Indio and the Make-A-Wish Foundation teamed up to give two young women a chance to experience the fest as VIPs.

Here’s what’s happening at the Budweiser Country Club during Stagecoach

Budweiser has announced their plans for the Budweiser Country Club at the 2019 Stagecoach Country Music Festival.

Things to do in Palm Springs this weekend

Here's what's happening this weekend in Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley.
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Coachella traffic will (once again) suck ass today

If you were planning on heading west on The 10 Freeway out of Palm Springs on Monday, and you haven't already left, you might as well just find a nice pool to lounge by, a cool trail to hike, or literally anything else that doesn't involve being stuck bumper to bumper from Indio to Cabazon and beyond.

Final day of Coachella brings Justin Bieber, John Mayer, bikes, exhaustion

News and notes from the 2019 fest's final day.

Photos | Kanye West holds Sunday Service at Coachella

Here are some pics from Kanye's Sunday Service at Coachella.

Things to do in April in Palm Springs

Here's the best of what's happening in April in the Palm Springs Area.

I had Amazon ship me stuff to inside of Coachella fest

Amazon will ship you items to inside of the Coachella Music Fest. Here's how it works.

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The Zenyara Estate Coachella party | Here’s what it was like

Ever wonder what it's like to party like a Playboy bunny? Well, I never knew I did until I was there: the Zenyara estate.

Kanye’s Coachella Sunday Service | Here’s what it was like

This is what it was like at Kanye West's Sunday Service at Coachella.


Indio police searching for armed bank robbery suspect

Indio police are looking for a man they say showed a gun and then robbed the California Bank & Trust on Highway 111 Friday afternoon.

Man struck, killed by vehicle in Cathedral City

A 29-year-old Banning man is dead after he was struck by a vehicle in Cathedral City early Saturday morning.

None injured, suspect arrested after officer-involved shooting in Bermuda Dunes

A suspect was arrested after an officer-involved shooting at a Bermuda Dunes apartment complex on Friday night

Woman sought after bag of seven puppies dumped in Coachella

Officials are seeking the public's help in finding a woman seen on surveillance video leaving a bag containing seven puppies behind Napa Auto Parts in Coachella on Thursday.

Coachella W-2, Day 1 | Try to go one time when the place is empty

It's Coachella Weekend Two in Indio and Cactus Hugs is out at the festival. Here are some notes from the first day of the fest.

Here’s what Coachella’s two secret bars are like

Here’s what it’s like at Coachella’s two secret bars.


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