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 2021-12-08 06:47 

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It wasn't a work of art, but Shadow Hills pulls out boys' basketball road win at La Quinta...

The Knights are still searching for rhythm on the offensive end, but are racking up wins while they find it...

 2021-12-08 05:03 

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Indio police search for suspects involved in shooting...

Indio police are searching for the suspects of a shooting that occurred on Tuesday afternoon....

 2021-12-08 04:43 

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La Quinta girls make a statement with 2-1 win over Shadow Hills in DEL soccer...

The game could end up being the first of a three-game championship series that may determine the 2022 Desert Empire League title....

 2021-12-08 00:58 

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Riverside County supervisors approve redistricting proposal despite concerns over possible lawsuit...

The map's approval came despite worries from advocacy groups and the Coachella Valley's elected supervisor over its compliance with the Voting Rights Act....

 2021-12-08 00:00 

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How to be a good party guest this holiday season, from a bartender who's seen it all...

Most people are great at parties, Ken Muraco writes, but here's some advice for those who need it....

 2021-12-07 23:52 

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Boys' soccer preview: Our breakdown of the players to watch and the league title races...
 2021-12-07 23:24 

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Pair of La Quinta baseball stars sign letters of intent to play college ball...

Also in this valley roundup, basketball and soccer wins for Indio; Cathedral City coach gets first-ever hoops victory and more...

 2021-12-07 23:13 

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Desert golf in 2021: No fans, new winners and a tournament on the move made for strange year...

COVID-19 prevented fans from attending either The American Express or the Chevron Championship in 2021...

 2021-12-07 22:56 

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Man dies after being stabbed in Miles Avenue Park in Indio Monday night...

Indio police officers responded to a report of an assault victim at Miles Avenue Park at around 5:40 p.m....

 2021-12-07 21:56 

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Olive Crest to open new counseling center for at-risk children in Palm Desert on Thursday...

Children, from infancy to 21 years old, who are Medi-Cal eligible will be able to seek mental and behavioral support at the counseling center....

 2021-12-07 21:52 

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All-Desert Empire League football team: Which players made the 2021 squad?...
 2021-12-07 21:16 

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Schools need to make students' mental health more of a priority...

We can't wait, a reader writes — safety needs to be the No. 1 item in school budgets....

 2021-12-07 20:57 

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La Quinta receives additional CVAG funds to move Dune Palms bridge project forward...

Meeting was adjourned in honor of Kristy Franklin, a former La Quinta council member who died in November....

 2021-12-07 19:45 

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In Turpin torture case, supervisors address allegations surrounding Riverside County's care of children; investigator introduced...

Stephen Larson, the judge hired to investigate Riverside County's care of the Turpin siblings , said he expects to have a report by March 31, 2022....

 2021-12-07 19:29 

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County authorizes nearly $6 million to pay hotels, motels for 'Roomkey' space...

A total of 23 hotels and motels were listed in county documents, and the largest sum owed is $760,762, which will be distributed to the Quality Inn of Palm Springs....

 2021-12-07 19:05 

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Palm Springs Art Museum CEO shares vision for future programming...

The biggest announcement was the return of the signature Cabaret 88 series after the museum cancelled it in May....

 2021-12-07 18:00 

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Palm Springs International Film Festival to feature 129 films from 70 countries...

The Film Awards will take place in person on Jan. 6, 2022, at the Palm Springs Convention Center, with the film festival running through Jan. 17....

 2021-12-07 14:00 

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WWII veteran, Palm Desert resident, joined military after learning of Pearl Harbor attack...

Palm Desert resident Richard Sirinsky, 97, recalls learning of the attack on Pearl Harbor and joining the military during World War II....

 2021-12-07 13:00 

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Hey, guys: Using the word that way is nothing new...

One reader says those who have a problem with 'guys' need to look in a dictionary, while another introduces the 'girl' angle....

 2021-12-07 02:51 

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Firefighters respond to residential fire in Coachella...

Firefighters responded to a house fire in Coachella on Monday....

 2021-12-06 23:26 

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Girls' soccer preview: Who are the top players and teams to watch this season?...
 2021-12-06 22:45 

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COVID-19: Cases increase slightly in valley, but 'too early' to tell if Thanksgiving is culprit...

There were 491 cases reported in the week ending Monday, up nearly 14% compared to the previous week, when there were 432 cases between Nov. 22 and 29....

 2021-12-06 21:57 

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Defendant in Palm Springs homicide trial wanted to 'set up' victim days before, friend testifies...

In the ongoing quadruple homicide case, a friend testified on Monday that defendant Jose Vladimir Larin-Garcia had told him only a few days before the killings to...

 2021-12-06 21:34 

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LGBTQ Coachella Valley residents could be heard less in new districts...

The redistricting commission has a hard job, a reader writes, but here's one problem you may not have considered with proposed districts....

 2021-12-06 20:20 

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College of the Desert accepting applications for Citizens Bond Oversight Committee...

State law requires the panel to ensure that bond money is spent solely on land acquisition, construction and equipment. Applications are due Dec. 31...

 2021-12-06 19:50 

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How you can borrow a Chromebook laptop for free at the Palm Springs Public Library...

The kits can be checked out for two weeks but are non-renewable....

 2021-12-06 18:11 

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California community colleges struggle to eliminate remedial math, English classes...

A 2017 state law sought to give more students access to transfer-level courses, but many schools haven't eliminated placement tests critics say are flawed....

 2021-12-06 16:53 

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Rollover crash closes exit from I-10 onto Indian Canyon Drive in Palm Springs...

One person was transported to the hospital with minor injuries....

 2021-12-06 15:46 

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Man dies in Sunday rollover crash in Cathedral City...

The crash involving a Dodge Charger was reported shortly after 9 p.m. on Date Palm Drive south of Varner Road....

 2021-12-06 15:15 

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Palm Springs film fest to honor 'King Richard' cast with Ensemble Performance Award...

The award will be presented to Will Smith, Aunjanue Ellis, Saniyya Sidney, Demi Singleton, Jon Bernthal and Tony Goldwyn....

 2021-12-06 13:00 

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Ryan White would have been 50 today. He made the world better for people with HIV....

But thousands of people living with HIV crossed the half-century mark recently. They might not realize it, but most have been helped by Ryan....

 2021-12-05 16:00 

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History: Talented and intrepid Miss Marble made the desert home...

Born on a farm in the middle of nowhere near the Sierra Nevada, Marble's climb to the heights of society and sports was improbable....

 2021-12-05 15:00 

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Theater guide Dec. 6-12: 'Julie Lazzari in Groove Girls 60's & 70's' and more...

Here are the local theater listings beginning Dec. 6....

 2021-12-05 15:00 

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Ready for colder weather? Palm Springs area could see high temperatures only in 60s later this week...

The first below-normal weather in more than six weeks will hit the Palm Springs area by Thursday and Friday and usher in high temperatures only in the mid-60s, with nighttime low temperatures falling into the 30s and 40s....

 2021-12-05 15:00 

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La Quinta reports declines in crime, save for an uptick in motor vehicle thefts...

La Quinta Police Department reports declining crime over the last decade with an uptick in motor vehicle thefts....

 2021-12-05 15:00 

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Top 10 things to do with your family in the Coachella Valley this week...

There is plenty to do in the desert, from tree lighting ceremonies to a holiday craft fair....

 2021-12-05 15:00 

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Meet Catherine Parenteau, the top-ranked women's pickleball player in the world...

The 27-year-old former college player is part of a new breed of top pickleball talent, and is catching the sport at the perfect time...

 2021-12-05 13:00 

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New LED headlights are blinding drivers. Will it take tragedy to fix it?...

Sometimes change doesn't happen until people with money and influence die, Brian Davis writes....

 2021-12-05 04:27 

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'It's tradition': Festival of Lights Parade returns to Palm Springs after COVID-19 hiatus...

The holiday celebration, which began in the early 1990s, features floats covered in thousands of lights, marching bands, performance groups, and larger-than-life Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade-style balloons....

 2021-12-04 23:48 

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Never again, again and again: a poem...

A Rancho Mirage woman started writing a poem after a fatal school shooting in Michigan, then asked herself,...

 2021-12-04 23:40 

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A taste of tradition: International Tamale Festival brings nostalgia, flavor and fun to all ages...

Some things have changed at this year's International Tamale Festival, but the most important thing hasn't: the tradition and nostalgia being surrounded by tamales brings those who grew up making them....

 2021-12-04 18:31 

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COVID-19: Cases increase again this week; county remains 'vigilant' after first omicron variant case in SoCal...

Riverside County has not reported any cases of the omicron variant as of Friday....

 2021-12-04 16:00 

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Antiques: A cup of kitsch goes a long way — and a long way back...

It should be noted that Toby mugs are for drinking and Toby jugs are for pouring. The lack of a spout on the former will give away its function....

 2021-12-04 13:01 

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Palm Springs council, stop burning the midnight oil...

Important discussions are being held after much of the public has likely gone to bed, the Editorial Board writes....

 2021-12-04 04:46 

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Riverside County Sheriff's Department releases video footage of October officer-involved shooting...

Body camera footage shows Russell Leggett Jr. fired at police before and during a high-speed pursuit that ended in his death....

 2021-12-04 04:19 

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Pool service man arrested in 93-year-old Palm Desert woman's death...

Jean Grace Willrich, who was found dead in her home in the 77-000 block of Michigan Drive in Palm Desert on Nov. 30....

 2021-12-04 01:12 

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Man convicted of molesting 18-month-old boy; woman also convicted earlier...

Michael James Flaherty, 35, was convicted of three counts of committing lewd acts on a child under 14 years old using force, two counts of committing sex acts on a child under 10 years old and one count of using a minor for obscene matter....

 2021-12-04 01:01 

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Palm Springs withdraws letter revoking Joy Meredith's cannabis license, moves to clarify alleged violations...

Palm Springs is poised to issue a second letter that will reimpose the suspension next week....

 2021-12-04 00:55 

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Waiting for a school pickup, when there's no one to pick up any more...

The tragic school shooting in Michigan got a Palm Desert artist and mother thinking about the ritual of picking up her own kids....

 2021-12-03 23:32 

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Agua Caliente Fuel opens in Rancho Mirage — with gambling and gas prices below state average...

The gas station also offers a full-service market, 'beer cave,' coffee shop and more than 30 gaming machines....

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