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Blaze burns along perimeter of Perris' Big League Dreams Sports Park

PERRIS (CNS) - A grass fire that broke out on Friday, June 14 adjacent to the Big League Dreams Sports Park in Perris burned roughly an acre before crews got it under control. The non-injury blaze was reported at 11:05 a.m. in the... — Updated 6/14/2019 Full story

 

Relative of alleged assailant critical of officer in Costco shooting

CORONA - Two police departments investigated a shooting inside a Costco in Corona, where an off-duty LAPD officer shopping with his family was allegedly attacked by a stranger as he held his young child and killed the unarmed and... — Updated 6/17/2019 Full story

 

Five hurt in Perris crash

PERRIS (CNS) - Five people were taken to hospitals on Sunday, June 16 after a crash in Perris, authorities said. The two-vehicle collision happened at 8:48 p.m. on Highway 74 at Dockery Lane, the Riverside County Fire Department... — Updated 6/17/2019 Full story

 

Officials warn public against private use of fireworks around Fourth of July

RIVERSIDE - Warning that igniting fireworks can lead to threats to life and property, Riverside officials on Monday, June 17 urged the public to enjoy city-sponsored shows instead of illegally setting off pyrotechnics on their own.... — Updated 6/17/2019 Full story

 

Mega Millions ticket with all six numbers sold in San Diego

SAN DIEGO - A ticket with all six numbers in tonight's multi-state Mega Millions draw was sold at a liquor store in San Diego and its owner must decide whether to receive the estimated $530 million jackpot in 30 installments or its... — Updated 6/8/2019 Full story

 

Temperatures to spike in Coachella Valley this week

PALM SPRINGS (CNS) - The hottest weather so far this year is predicted to take hold in the Coachella valley this week, according to the National Weather Service. A high-pressure system will bring triple-digit temperatures to the... — Updated 6/10/2019 Full story

 
 By Jeff Pack    Regional

Jury finds Chase Merritt guilty of murdering McStay family

After more than six months of testimony and deliberation and more than 9 years since Joseph and Summer McStay and their two young sons disappeared from their Fallbrook home,... — Updated 6/11/2019 Full story

 

Coachella 2020 dates announced, tickets go on sale Friday

INDIO - The organizers of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on Monday, June 10 revealed dates for the 2020 event and announced tickets will go on sale this week. The two-weekend annual festival at the Empire Polo Club... — Updated 6/10/2019 Full story

 

Deputy wounded, suspect killed in exchange of gunfire in Lake Hills

RIVERSIDE - A deputy who responded to a domestic disturbance was hospitalized Wednesday morning in stable condition with a gunshot wound he suffered in an exchange of gunfire with a suspect who was subsequently killed in the... — Updated 6/12/2019 Full story

 

Coachella city council to vote on cannabis proposal

COACHELLA (CNS) - The Coachella City Council is scheduled to vote tonight on a proposal that could turn a vacant downtown building into a cannabis dispensary and coffee shop. According to city staff, the applicants behind the... — Updated 6/12/2019 Full story

 

3.3 magnitude earthquake felt in parts of Riverside County

RIVERSIDE (CNS) - A small earthquake struck east of the San Gorgonio Pass and was felt in parts of Riverside County on Thursday, June 13. The magnitude-3.3 temblor struck at 5:38 a.m. at a depth of 10.6 miles, its epicenter about... — Updated 6/13/2019 Full story

 
 By Jeff Pack    Regional

McStay family murder trial in the hands of the jury

SAN BERNARDINO - A jury of 12 people has begun deliberations to decide whether the State of California proved its case in the capital murder trial of Charles "Chase" Merritt... — Updated 6/1/2019 Full story

 

Possible arson fire burns acre near 91 freeway in Corona

CORONA - A fire possibly ignited by two young boys near the Riverside (91) Freeway in Corona today scorched roughly an acre before crews got it under control. The non-injury blaze was reported at 2:38 p.m. along Serfas Club Drive,... — Updated 5/31/2019 Full story

 

Two earthquakes off coast felt in L.A., Riverside and San Diego counties

SAN DIEGO - A pair of earthquakes that struck on the morning of Wednesday, June 5 in the Pacific Ocean, just south of San Clemente Island, were felt in parts of Los Angeles, Riverside and San Diego counties, the U.S. Geological... — Updated 6/5/2019 Full story

 

Symposium seeks solutions to elder abuse

RIVERSIDE - Finding ways to prevent elder abuse and protect those who are vulnerable will be the focus of a conference on Wednesday, June 5 in downtown Riverside. The Riverside County Department of Public Social Services will hold... — Updated 6/5/2019 Full story

 

Caltrans to share latest developments regarding projects to repair roadways

IDYLLWILD - State and county officials are scheduled to convene a meeting in Idyllwild on Thursday, June 6 to give residents a progress report on efforts to repair and fully re-open state Routes 74 and 243, which suffered extensive... — Updated 6/5/2019 Full story

 

Vets fighting drug abuse, other problems finish court program

RIVERSIDE - More than two dozen military veterans who successfully completed a Riverside County Superior Court program that provides alternatives to incarceration will be recognized on Friday, May 24. Thirty attendees of the... — Updated 5/24/2019 Full story

 

County offers up tax-defaulted properties at auction

RIVERSIDE - Nearly 800 tax-defaulted properties throughout Riverside County will be on the auction block, open for electronic bidding, beginning next Thursday. The Office of the Treasurer-Tax Collector has partnered with hosting... — Updated 5/24/2019 Full story

 

Man feared dead after rescue effort at Oceanside Pier

OCEANSIDE - A 20-year-old man is presumed dead after going under the water at the Oceanside Pier early this morning just as rescue personnel approached. Oceanside police and fire personnel responded to a report of a man in the... — Updated 5/25/2019 Full story

 

Two adults, one child injured in log ride malfunction at Castle Park

RIVERSIDE - A woman was critically injured and her husband and child suffered less severe injuries when the log ride at the Castle Park amusement park in Riverside malfunctioned and threw them into the water, authorities said. The... — Updated 5/25/2019 Full story

 

One of two men suspected in series of robberies arrested

PERRIS - A man suspected of taking part in two armed robberies in Riverside and Perris was arrested, but his alleged partner-in-crime was still on the loose, a sheriff's sergeant said. On Thursday morning, deputies were dispatched... — Updated 5/25/2019 Full story

 

Person killed when vehicle crashes into center divider on freeway in Corona

CORONA - A person was killed in the morning of Sunday, May 26 in a single-vehicle crash on the Corona (15) Freeway in Corona. The crash on the southbound freeway at Dos Lagos Drive occurred a little before 4:15 a.m., the... — Updated 5/26/2019 Full story

 

Another horse dies at Santa Anita racetrack

ARCADIA - Another racehorse was euthanized at Santa Anita Park on Sunday, May 26, the 26th horse death at Santa Anita since the track's racing season opened on Dec. 26. Kochees, a 9-year-old gelding, was put down Sunday after... — Updated 5/26/2019 Full story

 

Toddler pulled unconscious from backyard pool in Homeland

HOMELAND - A young child pulled unconscious from a residential pool in Homeland on Tuesday, May 28 was hospitalized in serious condition. Paramedics were dispatched about 10:40 a.m. to the 26000 block of Round Up Street, near... — Updated 5/28/2019 Full story

 
 By Jeff Pack    Regional

Closing arguments in Merritt trial for murder of McStay family to spill into Thursday

One of these days, a jury of 12 people will begin deciding whether the State of California proved its case in the capital murder trial of Charles "Chase" Merritt accused of killing... — Updated 5/30/2019 Full story

 

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