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 2021-04-07 07:31 

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CalMatters Commentary: James Mills personified a long-past era...

Sen. James Mills, personified a long-gone era of cordiality and bipartisanship in the California state Senate....

 2021-04-07 02:08 

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New petition calls 'Forever Marilyn' statue 'misogynist,' 'hyper-sexualized'...
 2021-04-06 23:29 

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La Quinta to issue SilverRock developer notice of default, outlines steps to bring project to fruition...
 2021-04-06 23:09 

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More than $338,000 worth of fentanyl, other narcotics seized at Salton City checkpoint...

A 30-year-old U.S. citizen was arrested after narcotics valued at more than $330,000 were discovered hidden in his car....

 2021-04-06 23:05 

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Desert Mirage vs. Desert Hot Springs Thursday football game canceled; injuries depleted Rams' roster...

This marks the second time in three weeks a Desert Hot Springs opponent has canceled a game, forcing team to find new opponent...

 2021-04-06 22:56 

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Palm Springs Power target June 11 as opening day for 2021 baseball season...

The 2020 season was wiped away by COVID-19, but with restrictions being lessened throughout the state, the 2021 season is on track to start in June...

 2021-04-06 22:47 

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Olympics, Solheim Cup on the minds of ANA Inspiration golfers...

Many players in the ANA Inspiration were trying to improve their status for two major international events later this summer...

 2021-04-06 22:06 

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Like father, like son: MLB second-generation players more frequent on big-league rosters...

Baseball's two most accomplished second generation stars are Barry Bonds and Ken Griffey Jr....

 2021-04-06 19:52 

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Pacific Gas & Electric charged in 2019 Kincade Fire...

Sonoma County district attorney charged the utility with felony and misdemeanor counts in the October 2019 Kincade Fire north of San Francisco....

 2021-04-06 19:42 

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Agua Caliente tribal council members elected, Chairman Grubbe continues in two-year term...

Several Agua Caliente tribal council members are keeping their seats while Chairman Grubbe continues in two-year term....

 2021-04-06 19:21 

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Riverside County enters orange tier, allowing more indoor capacity for local businesses...

More than 80% of the state is now in the orange tier, including most of Southern California....

 2021-04-06 18:39 

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California's reopening plan does not include Coachella; large conventions delayed until October...

A target date for resuming large events like the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is still undetermined, a state health official said....

 2021-04-06 18:09 

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California plans statewide reopening for June 15...

California will eliminate its four-tiered reopening system by June 15 if vaccine supply remains steady and coronavirus metrics continue to decline....

 2021-04-06 15:16 

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Wish you could eat out with your dog? You can at this Palm Springs restaurant opening soon...
 2021-04-06 03:44 

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Border Patrol: 2 men from Yemen on terrorism watch list stopped at Calexico crossing...

One man was detained Jan. 29 and another on March 30, the border patrol said....

 2021-04-06 02:11 

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Jury selection begins for man accused in 2017 Cathedral City bar shooting...

Thomas Zaragoza 39, of Desert Hot Springs, is accused of opening fire on Mike Avila following an argument that erupted at The Block Sports Bar & Grill...

 2021-04-06 01:32 

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Mylar balloon blamed for Indio power outage. IID warns about releasing balloons into air...

The afternoon outage affected 876 customers for about 45 minutes....

 2021-04-05 23:08 

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La Quinta council could OK indefinite 'stay' on short-term rental permits Tuesday...
 2021-04-05 22:44 

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Voice: This International Dark Sky Week, let's protect Mojave Desert from light pollution...

If artificial light pollution increases, desert plants and animals that depend on the Earth's daily cycle of light and dark will struggle to survive....

 2021-04-05 22:27 

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Long Beach Convention Center tapped to hold 1,000 migrant children...

Long Beach's mayor said migrant children could begin arriving within a week. San Diego's Convention Center started taking in migrant kids last month....

 2021-04-05 22:11 

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Riverside County opens vaccine eligibility to 16+ on Tuesday — at some sites...

The newly eligible population will be able to get vaccinated at any of the four county-run clinics, public health officials said....

 2021-04-05 21:56 

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Column: Restricting media access to autopsy reports would reduce accountability. Pause on AB 268...

A bill before the Assembly would give victims' families the authority to seal public autopsy records. We believe the public needs access to these records....

 2021-04-05 21:01 

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Need first, second dose of Pfizer, Moderna vaccines? Hundreds of appointments available...

There are dozens of open slots at sites across the Coachella Valley offering both first and second doses of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines....

 2021-04-05 20:29 

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Central Valley men charged in alleged drive-by BB gun shooting in Palm Springs...

Christian Vitto-McVay, 19, of Modesto and Larry Bradford Williams, 26, of Stockton are accused in the drive-by attack reported March 30....

 2021-04-05 18:55 

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La Quinta man charged in alleged stabbing of Riverside County sheriff's deputy...

Christian Matthew Choi, 50, is charged with 10 felony counts, including two counts of attempted murder on a peace officer....

 2021-04-05 16:53 

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ANA Inspiration 2021 memories: A rookie champ, a record round, bunny ears and champagne...

From a rookie champion to a record round, these were the moments, quotes and characters that made that 2021 ANA Inspiration special....

 2021-04-05 16:45 

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Elias: Biden makes a difference as California is no longer a federal target...

From COVID-19 relief to federal policy on transportation, California has benefited from the Biden presidency....

 2021-04-05 16:28 

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Firefighters to conduct two-day controlled burn near Idyllwild...

Riverside County Fire Department advises residents and motorists not to be alarmed by the smoke....

 2021-04-05 16:27 

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Condoleezza Rice joins board of American Express tournament's charitable foundation...

The former secretary of state is also a member of Augusta National Golf Club, home of the Masters each April....

 2021-04-05 15:20 

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California continues to see new COVID-19 cases drop; 32% of residents vaccinated...

California ranked 50th among the states where coronavirus was spreading the fastest on a per-person basis, a USA TODAY Network analysis shows....

 2021-04-05 03:37 

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Column: LPGA players showing 300-yard drives aren't reserved for men anymore...

You still need putting and iron play, but big drives are changing the LPGA...

 2021-04-05 02:22 

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Nelly Korda quietly makes a late run up the leader board at ANA Inspiration a year after playoff loss...

Both Korda and 2020 winner Mirim Lee finished in the top 10 of the event for the second consecutive year...

 2021-04-05 01:58 

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Assault, kidnapping suspect fatally shot by sheriff's deputies in Moreno Valley...

Juan Carlos Estrada, 40, of Corona, was shot in the 16000 block of La Fortuna Lane, the sheriff's department said....

 2021-04-05 01:11 

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ANA Inspiration 2021: Patty Tavatanakit makes it look easy in win, even though it wasn't...

The 21-year-old from Thailand is only the second rookie to win this tournament....

 2021-04-05 00:38 

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Patty Tavatanakit, a 21-year-old rookie, holds off Lydia Ko's historic round for ANA Inspiration victory...

Lydia Ko's final-round 62 tied the course record, but Patty Tavatanakit's lead was too large for Ko to catch....

 2021-04-04 23:13 

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Couldn't go to church for Easter? Jesus Christ statue brings message to road in La Quinta...

A Palm Desert man says he spent several years creating the statue at home. He's open to donating it in the future....

 2021-04-04 23:06 

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Finally some good news for California nursing home residents: COVID has retreated...

About 87% of the 85,000 people who live in California's skilled nursing facilities have been fully vaccinated. But 9,000 died....

 2021-04-04 17:32 

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Letters: I'm not impressed with The Well in the Desert. And timelines on Marilyn don't add up....

Desert Sun readers sound off on current events...

 2021-04-04 17:21 

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Coachella woman, 78, killed in Dillon Road crash was standing on side of road, CHP says...

Linda Burtenshaw was struck while outside a vehicle parked along Dillon Road. She died at the scene, according to investigators....

 2021-04-04 17:06 

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History: In 1929, Thousand Palms — then called Edom — set up school in an old railroad boxcar...

A school made out of an old railroad car was set up in Thousand Palms in 1928, when it was still called Edom....

 2021-04-04 17:00 

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Editorial: An assistant principal at Indio High School offers lessons to all of us...

Assistant Principal Rich Pimentel has pounded the pavement to track down the hundreds of students who have vanished from virtual school....

 2021-04-04 07:07 

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Connecting California: Among Us game is close approximation of awfulness of the times...

Among Us, an internet game that millions are playing during the pandemic, is far too close an approximation of the awfulness of California....

 2021-04-04 07:07 

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CalMatters Commentary: California sheriffs are feeling the heat...

Where demands for fundamental changes in criminal justice are strong, elected sheriffs are feeling the heat....

 2021-04-04 02:03 

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Patty Tavatanakit, a 21-year-old golfer from UCLA, threatening to run away with ANA Inspiration title...

The Thai star tied ANA Inspiration 54-hole scoring record at 14-under and leads by five...

 2021-04-04 01:33 

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Stacy Lewis shoots 'wraparound 61' with record-tying nine-hole effort...

Stacy Lewis shot a 6-under 30 on the front nine, tying the tournament record; Jessica Korda, playing by herself, finishes in less than 3 hours...

 2021-04-04 00:54 

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American Ally Ewing finds 'positive energy' to make major move Saturday at ANA Inspiration...

Ally Ewing, ranked No. 34 in the world, overcame what she called a 'kind of weird morning' for a bogey-free 66 and jumped into contention...

 2021-04-03 23:59 

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Coachella Valley breaks 100 degrees for first time in 2021...

Much of the Southern California desert peaked at around 100 degrees on Saturday, the first time...

 2021-04-03 23:25 

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Authorities shoot and kill suspect at Corona hotel...

The Riverside County Gang Impact Team, with the assistance of a federal fugitive apprehension team, was conducting surveillance at around 5:30 p.m. Friday at the Welcome Inn, 1248 W. Sixth St., when they located the suspect and moved in for the arrest, ac...

 2021-04-03 21:42 

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Riverside County still in 'planning stage' of vaccinating homeless population...

Some Coachella Valley shelters say they're waiting on COVID-19 vaccine doses to inoculate staff and residents....

 2021-04-03 19:49 

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Neighbors, family question police response to Jennifer Dillon homicide in Racquet Club Estates...

Neighbors say they're frustrated by the police response to the Jan. 25 homicide of Jennifer Dillon in Racquet Club Estates....

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