It sure looks like the Palm Springs Arena is going to be home to an NBA G League Team

While it's been widely reported that the planned downtown arena in Palm Springs will be home to a minor league hockey team once it opens, it now appears that won't be the only sports-league tenant to call the building home.

Dehydrated hiker rescued from Araby Trail in Palm Springs

A hiker was rescued on Friday morning after becoming dehydrated on a Palm Springs hiking trail.

Police looking for person who jumped from Palm Desert ambulance

Police are searching for the person who jumped from an ambulance after being involved in a car crash in Palm Desert early Friday morning.

Coachella man arrested for stealing beer from same store 50 different times

A 35-year-old man was arrested Thursday morning after police say he stole beer from the same Coachella convenience store over four dozen times.

Things to do in Palm Springs this weekend

Here's what's happening this weekend in Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley.

1,200 marijuana plants seized, 2 arrested in North Palm Springs

Two men were arrested in North Palm Springs on drug charges on Thursday and about 1,200 marijuana plants were seized.

You can buy this Palm Springs hotel for $1.5 million

If you have always longed to be an innkeeper in Palm Springs, here's your chance.

Suspect detained after standoff in La Quinta Cove

A standoff lasting several hours ended with a suspect in custody in the La Quinta Cove on Wednesday night

Hiker rescued from Bump & Grind hiking trail

A hiker was rescued from the popular Bump & Grind hiking trail on Wednesday afternoon after they suffered a leg injury.

GTFOH, 100-degree days

Have you checked out the weather forecast lately? You should. No, seriously. It'

All Star Jam, a rock concert to benefit Martha’s Village, is coming to Spotlight 29

You have a chance to rock out and support a good cause this November, as Spotlight 29 Casino presents the All Star Jam, with proceeds from ticket sales benefitting Martha's Village.


Valley Voice has a plan to save El Paseo: ‘Use it more’

El Paseo, Palm Desert’s slowing dying shopping and restaurant district, has been looking for ways to save itself from a slow death for a very long time now.  Suggestions and plans so far have ranged from a movie theater, taller buildings, professional offices, piano bars, and balloons!  None of those have, to this point, have rallied to the public as just the thing to Make El Paseo Great Again (#MEPGA), but now, a new voice has emerged in the local newspaper with a simple suggestion to save the street.

Man arrested in Yucca Valley for breaking hotel room window, throwing items from 3rd floor

A Joshua Tree man was arrested after police say he broke a window in his hotel room and threw items out the window.

Here’s where the CV Link will be built in Palm Desert

After years of fumbling and bumbling, the CV Link appears to finally be coming to Palm Desert next year. Where will the path for walkers, runners, cyclists, and (for some reason) small electric vehicles go? Here are the details.

Police investigating armed robbery at the Palm Springs beauty supply store

Police are investigating a reported armed robbery at Sally Beauty Supply in Palm Springs.

Adam Lambert to perform at Fantasy Springs Casino this December

Adam Lambert is returning to Indio this December for a concert at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino.


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