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 2021-04-08 00:05 

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Flying Doctors returns to Mecca Saturday with reduced services due to COVID-19...

The program has been serving different communities for 23 years. During 2020 in the midst of the pandemic, the nonprofit still made visits to the eastern Coachella Valley and Joshua Tree....

 2021-04-07 23:32 

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East valley schools: PSUSD to launch transition to hybrid in-person instruction program April 12...

District administrators are putting the finishing touches on preparing to welcome some students back to their classrooms....

 2021-04-07 23:25 

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La Quinta man accused of stabbing sheriff's deputy in Palm Desert pleads not guilty...

Christian Matthew Choi, 50, was arrested March 30 in the area of El Paseo and Lupine Lane....

 2021-04-07 22:27 

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Column: Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth, Brooks Koepka all part of familiar Masters storylines...

With the return of the Masters to April, we can start thinking about Dustin Johnson's attempt at back-to-back titles and Rory McIlroy's chase for career Grand Slam...

 2021-04-07 22:18 

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Commentary: Here's how Californians can solve our broadband internet crisis...

Broadband providers have carved cities up into noncompetitive zones, leaving Californians dependent on a functional monopoly that charges high rates for outdated service....

 2021-04-07 22:13 

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No new short-term rental permits in La Quinta as council approves indefinite 'stay'...
 2021-04-07 21:30 

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Modernism Week starts Thursday, will offer in-person home tours...

Modernism Week 2021, which starts on Thursday, is one of the Coachella Valley's first major in-person events in over a year....

 2021-04-07 20:25 

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Where can 16-year-olds get a vaccine in Riverside County? Here are some options...

Pfizer is the only vaccine currently approved for people ages 16 and 17....

 2021-04-07 17:53 

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Looking for first dose of Moderna vaccine? 500 appointments at Joslyn Center Friday...

First dose Moderna vaccines will be available to 500 eligible adults — with appointments — at the Joslyn Center....

 2021-04-07 16:52 

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Camelot Theatres reopens Friday. Here are the showtimes this weekend...
 2021-04-07 16:40 

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Gas leak shuts down southbound traffic at Palm Springs intersection...

The closure was reported about 9 a.m. It impacts southbound traffic on Sunrise Way and there have not been any injuries, police said....

 2021-04-07 15:53 

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Wind advisory in effect Wednesday night in Riverside County...

The weather service was forecasting west winds of 20 to 30 miles an hour, with gusts to 55....

 2021-04-07 15:11 

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Highway 62 will be closed intermittently Sunday and Monday for pole replacement near Desert Hot Springs...

Closures are expected to last several minutes at a time. Travelers are encouraged to plan accordingly....

 2021-04-07 10:24 

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Arraignment set for La Quinta man accused of stabbing sheriff's deputy...

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

 2021-04-07 10:00 

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Man accused in Palm Springs BB gun shooting pleads not guilty...

One of two Central Valley men accused of shooting a senior with a BB gun while the victim was sitting at a bus stop in Palm Springs pleaded not guilty Tuesday to an assault charge....

 2021-04-07 07:37 

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California recall effort could end Newsom's career or make him a Democratic hero...

A poor recall showing could be fatal to Republicans' 2022 congressional hopes. But a win might help them block Biden's agenda in his last two years....

 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....

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