6 am is too early for Coachella

Dammit, Kanye.

The Living Desert to hold Earth Day celebration

The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens has announced an Earth Day celebration.

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Desert X A Point of View 2019 installation in Mecca

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Super-long investigation finds no proof Palm Springs mayor spied using secret camera

An investigation into allegations that the Palm Springs Mayor used a secret camera to eavesdrop and record conversations, that seemed to take almost as long as the Mueller report, released its findings on Wednesday night - with the 40 page (!) report stating the investigation failed to prove that it happened, according to the Desert Sun.

Here are your Coachella 2019 Weekend Two set times

Let the conflicts begin!

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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I found who you’ll be standing directly behind at Coachella Weekend Two

I guarantee you will be right behind these people during Billie Eilish.

42 people busted at Coachella Weekend One for unlawful use of a disabled person placard

There were 99 arrests at Weekend One at Coachella - which is basically .09% of attendees - and almost all of them involved an alcohol crime of some kind, according to figures released by the Indio Police Department on Wednesday (via KESQ). But the more interesting thing to come out from the weekend is that, even though this is now becoming a regular thing, another 42 people were busted for unlawful use of a disabled person placard and another two for parking in a handicap stall.

Twentynine Palms man arrested for threatening neighbors with shotgun while holding a toddler

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A 19-year-old Twentynine Palms man was arrested Sunday after police say he threatened his neighbors with a shotgun while holding his toddler.

Things to do in April in Palm Springs

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

Video goes viral of couple really, really enjoying the Coachella Ferris wheel

Most ride the Coachella Ferris wheel as a chance to get away from the huge crowds at the music festival or get a photo overlooking it all. But one couple was more interested in some adult play time while riding the popular attraction during...

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One dead in fatal collision in Desert Hot Springs

A person is dead after a crash in Desert Hot Springs on Tuesday.

Tim Apple looks like he enjoyed Coachella

Among the over 100,000 people who attended the Coachella Music and Arts Festival's Weekend One in Indio over the weekend was the recently renamed Tim Apple.


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Business Insider reporter should’ve looked at a map before going to Coachella

Coachella Weekend One is in the books and that means ooooooh so many recaps posted online from people who attended. Over at Business Insider - a website that I am told occasionally posts about business - Harrison Jacobs details his Coachella experience with an article with the brief and concise title, "I had an amazing time at Coachella — but I probably still wouldn't go back because of the effort it takes to get there" - which probably would have had a different angle if Jacobs would've just looked at a map of the Greater Palm Springs Area before flying out for the fest.

$400,000 of cocaine and heroin found by border agents during traffic stop in Temecula

U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced the arrest of 36-year-old man after they say they found 40 pounds of drugs in a vehicle he was driving.

Dozens wait outside all night for Krispy Kreme doughnuts

The Coachella Valley's first Krispy Kreme location opened this morning and there was quite a line going by the time the doors opened.

20 cool pictures from Coachella Weekend One

Some pics to look back at Weekend One in Indio.

Drive-by gunfire reported at Coachella after-party in Thermal

Police responded to reports of gunfire at a Coachella after party early Sunday morning.

The Leaf El Paseo is throwing a 4/20 party

The Leaf El Paseo has announced a 4/20 celebration on Saturday, April 20th.



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