Local Media

TV anchor Dan Ball will be returning to The Coachella Valley airwaves as a news anchor.According to the website News Blues: Dan Ball, an anchor/news director for the past two years at Nexstar's last-place WFFT-55-Fox in Ft. Wayne (Market #111),...
Is The Desert getting a new radio station called "The Blend"?Thanks to a news tip (thanks and keep them coming!), Cactus Hugs was led to a Facebook page for a radio station which claims not only to be coming...
CBS Local 2 took a few minutes to scare the shit out of parents in The Coachella Valley about all the toys this holiday season with a segment entitled "Trouble in Toyland".The annual "dangerous toys segment" (viewable for some...
Tuesday, The Desert Sun posted an article entitled "Is Justin Bieber Hunting for a Rancho Mirage Home?" which featured a totally reliable source: Now a user of the Facebook group “Rancho Mirage News” has posted about Bieber possibly visiting a...
With Halloween in the rear-view mirror, the inevitable onslaught of Christmas-All-The-Things is just about up on us - but not if The Desert Sun has their way.  The Gannet owned company let it be known that they are not...
On election night, Cactus Hugs pointed out that poor intrepid reporter Natalie Brunell was forced to report for KESQ on a goddamn iPad on her birthday of all days (because why would a media outlet who has been raking in...
An ordinance on plastic bag usage went into effect in Palm Springs on Monday so KESQ took to the streets to find the dumbest people they could to speak on it (you can watch the video here)."Are we turning into...
Sunday night brought a congressional debate to The Coachella Valley's airwaves. Congressman Raul Ruiz squared off against Assemblyman Brian Nestande in their race to represent California's 36th District - and Kris Long's face spoke for everyone who tuned in...First,...
After 5 years, KMIR News has decided to have an actual person in The Coachella Valley give local weather forecasts starting in January 2015.  But who will it be?  We made a forecast of our own:
Tuesday a gnarly truck accident backed up westbound traffic for miles and miles and miles. Every media outlet reported on this:(function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s); if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id =...