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 2021-03-30 22:48 

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Fresh pick of the week: Sugar snap peas...

Sugar snap peas are a relatively modern invention, having been cross-bred and created by researchers in Twin Falls, Idaho....

 2021-03-30 22:47 

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East valley schools: National assistant principal week...

National Assistant Principals Week will be held next week, April 5-9....

 2021-03-30 22:47 

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Fresh pick of the week: Cherry tomatoes...

Super Sweet 100 cherry tomatoes produce long fruit-bearing stems that often hold more than 100 sweet cherry tomatoes....

 2021-03-30 22:45 

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White Party Palm Springs postponed, again. Circuit party now billed for Halloween weekend...

White Party Palm Springs is the largest gay circuit party in the U.S. This is the second time in two weeks that the event has been rescheduled....

 2021-03-30 22:39 

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West valley schools: Incoming superintendent embracing equity, innovation...

"Navigating through a pandemic has been an experience I, along with most educators in the country, had never anticipated," said Swize....

 2021-03-30 22:39 

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East valley schools: Every student succeeding...

Every year, ACSA recognizes 19 students from each geographic region, as well as two adult education students, for overcoming odds and achieving success....

 2021-03-30 22:10 

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Sheriff's deputy stabbed in leg while arresting robbery suspect on El Paseo, official says...

The deputy is being treated at a local hospital. The injuries are not life-threatening, officials said....

 2021-03-30 22:08 

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Yes, giant 'Popsicles' have popped up in Palm Springs. They're new art from John Cerney...
 2021-03-30 21:55 

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Yankees great Tony Kubek reminisces about playing days after recent column on 'Milkshake Twins'...

Tony Kubek went on to a Hall of Fame career as a broadcaster for NBC for 24 years after memorable seasons with the New York Yankees....

 2021-03-30 21:36 

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Palm Springs Art Museum to offer free admission on Thursday nights...

The Palm Springs Art Museum will offer free admission every Thursday night. It is slated to reopen this week....

 2021-03-30 20:24 

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Desert Hot Springs man killed in fatal shooting Monday night...

Andres Martinez of Desert Hot Springs was pronounced dead at the scene of the shooting reported Monday....

 2021-03-30 18:35 

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Riverside County on track to move to orange tier 'as early as' next week...

Riverside County is on track to open more indoor businesses and outdoor bars...

 2021-03-30 16:42 

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The greatest shots in ANA Inspiration history led to some of LPGA's greatest wins...

From big eagles to clutch pars, the history of the ANA is full of critical shots pulled off at just the right time...

 2021-03-30 16:39 

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5 Riverside County COVID-19 vaccination sites taking walk-ins Tuesday, including Palm Springs...

Multiple COVID-19 vaccination sites across Riverside County are talking walk-ins Tuesday amid a surplus in appointments....

 2021-03-30 15:33 

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Santa Ana winds return to Riverside County, heightening fire concerns...

There is a dust advisory in effect through Wednesday for the eastern Coachella Valley....

 2021-03-30 05:49 

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Riverside County Sheriff's Department says 12-year-old girl reported missing...

Neveyah Yates was last seen at 11:45 a.m. riding a yellow beach cruiser bicycle, according to the Riverside County Sheriff's Department....

 2021-03-30 05:05 

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Judge: Palm Springs must halt installation on 'Forever Marilyn' until outcome of April 9 hearing...

An April 9 hearing has been set to hear arguments in the Committee to Relocate Marilyn's lawsuit to stop Palm Springs from installing 'Forever Marilyn' on Museum Way....

 2021-03-30 01:33 

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Juvenile dies at local hospital after drowning incident in Thousand Palms...

A juvenile died at a local hospital Monday after a drowning incident in Thousand Palms, the Riverside County Sheriff's Department confirmed....

 2021-03-30 00:07 

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Eisenhower to become public vaccination site under Blue Shield transition...

The change will take effect Friday, opening the Rancho Mirage hospital's vaccination efforts to all eligible groups....

 2021-03-29 23:27 

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Lone bighorn sheep struck by vehicle near Palm Desert...

The driver was not injured, but the impact of the crash rendered the vehicle inoperable. It was not immediately clear whether the animal died at the scene....

 2021-03-29 22:55 

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Groundbreaking ceremony marks start of construction on CV Link in La Quinta, Indio...
 2021-03-29 22:44 

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Palm Springs Art Museum announces new art installation, livestream of construction...

The construction of the new art installation is being livestreamed on the museum's website. Construction is expected to be completed on April 8....

 2021-03-29 22:33 

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Almost 1 million vaccine doses given in Riverside County; COVID-19 case count tops 294,000...

Only 31 COVID patients are currently in county ICUs. As of Monday, 979,792 inoculations had been administered in the county....

 2021-03-29 22:30 

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Morongo Unified School District will not reopen schools this school year...

The announcement comes just days after Coachella Valley Unified School District voted down a proposal to reopen schools....

 2021-03-29 21:14 

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Any Riverside County resident, worker can get a vaccine today at Palm Springs Convention Center...

Eligibility does not matter as long as you're age 16 and older, and live or work in the county....

 2021-03-29 20:40 

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Intense winds, dry conditions to dominate Inland Empire this week...

Winds are expected to average 20 to 30 mph, with gusts up to 50 mph in some locations, meteorologists said....

 2021-03-29 19:38 

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California has borrowed $21 billion so far to fund unemployment benefits, and no end in sight...

The state went deep into debt to keep jobless benefits flowing during the pandemic. And if it doesn't fix its $48 billion unemployment problem, that could derail COVID-19 recovery....

 2021-03-29 18:03 

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It's not just QAnon. Some Democratic, independent voters want to recall Newsom...

Among the tens of thousands of Californians who signed the recall petition are Democrats and independent voters frustrated by his pandemic policies, from school closures to vaccine distribution....

 2021-03-29 16:32 

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10 golfers to watch in the 2021 ANA Inspiration tournament in Rancho Mirage...

The top 15 golfers in the official world rankings are in the field at Mission Hills Country Club this week....

 2021-03-29 16:13 

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Elias: Newsom must stop favoring big donor corporations...

So far, corruption has not been raised as a big reason for dumping Newsom in a recall election....

 2021-03-29 15:59 

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California has second-lowest rate of COVID-19 spread compared to other states...

California ranked 49th among the states where coronavirus was spreading the fastest on a per-person basis, a USA TODAY Network analysis shows....

 2021-03-29 15:00 

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ANA Inspiration celebrates 50th anniversary this week with no fans, plenty of restrictions still in place...

The LPGA tournament has returned to its normal April dates, but will be played without fans for a second consecutive year....

 2021-03-29 14:00 

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Commentary: We're Democrats, and we oppose any new wealth taxes in California...

Rather than a wealth tax, we should build on these successful strategies that create jobs and support working families....

 2021-03-29 14:00 

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What role did misinformation and partisan news sites play in 2020 race for California House seats?...

Did political smears — distributed by GOP dossiers, partisan news sites, and a social media megaphone — help flip four California Congressional seats in 2020?...

 2021-03-29 12:00 

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Commentary: Mandate higher education for California police officers...

The complexity of 21st century policing demands a college degree....

 2021-03-29 11:30 

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Letters: I doubt that Marilyn statue will really draw any extra visitors to Palm Springs...

Desert Sun readers sound off on current events....

 2021-03-28 22:00 

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Serial killer who murdered Beaumont boy in 1997 dies awaiting execution in Indiana...

Joseph Edward Duncan was on death row for killing an Idaho child. He pleaded guilty to killing 10-year-old Anthony Martinez in Riverside County....

 2021-03-28 20:30 

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Bicyclist killed in Indio collision, Avenue 48 closed between Jefferson and Shields...

The collision was reported about 12:30 p.m. Indio police shut down Avenue 48 between Jefferson Street and Shields Road....

 2021-03-28 20:15 

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San Diego Comic-Con to hold in-person convention in November...

The Convention Center, where the gathering is normally held, is currently being used as a shelter for migrant children...

 2021-03-28 19:52 

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Coachella Valley gas prices rise to pre-pandemic levels, gallon costs about $4...

Fuel stations in the east valley charged less than spots in the west valley. A gallon was as low as $3.57....

 2021-03-28 19:07 

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From Mickey Wright to Pernilla Lindberg, ANA Inspiration's biggest moments are unforgettable...

Few tournaments on the LPGA have had the tradition and history of the ANA Inspiration...

 2021-03-28 18:19 

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Letters: Tell me, Palm Springs City Council, why is hero pay only for grocery workers?...

Desert Sun readers sound off on current. events...

 2021-03-28 18:03 

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High temperatures to top 90 degrees this week, but the warming will be short-lived...

Temperatures last reached 90 degrees in the middle of January. Prior to that, it happened in November....

 2021-03-28 14:00 

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History: Jackrabbit homesteading gets its start in the midcentury...
 2021-03-28 13:00 

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Voice: Volunteers are ready to help you get an appointment for a COVID-19 vaccine shot...

Palm Springs and community organizations have partnered to set up phone support for people needing help booking COVID-19 vaccine shot appointments....

 2021-03-28 07:44 

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Connecting California: Is Los Angeles failing California?...

We Californians often lambaste wealthy San Francisco and its self-parodying progreessivism. But it's actually L.A. County that undermines our state the most....

 2021-03-28 07:39 

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Voice: Braille Institute celebrates National Library Week and Library Month...

National Library Week, a time to celebrate our nation's libraries, is coming up April 4-10....

 2021-03-28 07:04 

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CalMatters Commentary: Modular housing could be an answer...

Modular construction offers a potential solution to one of the most vexing aspects of California's housing crisis....

 2021-03-28 01:37 

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Despite daylong session, Coachella City Council continues search for new city manager...

City Manager Bill Pattison had planned to retire in December but has remained on duty until someone is chosen to fill the position....

 2021-03-28 01:13 

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Thousand Oaks man suspected of soliciting sex with a minor online arrested in undercover operation...

Arrest was made by Riverside County Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force agents....

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