Emergency Medical Dispatch applies triage to emergencies

  Riverside County has taken the next step with its use of Emergency Medical Dispatch. Since EMD’s initial implementation in 2012, trained dispatchers on 911...

Feds increase price of senior pass

While Social Security’s cost-of-living increase for 2017 was 0.3 percent, the federal government is about to raise the price of a lifetime senior pass...

Breaking news: Illegal medical marijuana dispensaries closed

Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 8, Riverside County Code Enforcement and sheriff's deputies arrived in Idyllwild, obtained enough evidence and closed two medical marijuana dispensaries...

County shifts environmental projects back to state

The continuing clean-up of the underground storage tank at the Idyllwild Chevron site is one of 13 projects that have been transferred to the...

Sand to Snow monument appears safe

No modifications recommended to Zinke The Sand to Snow National Monument, established in Riverside County in 2016, is unlikely to be changed as a result...

District attorney warns of danger with butane and marijuana

The danger is not the easier access to marijuana, rather the danger is amateurs who believe they are comparable to trained chemists. The Riverside County...

Recreational target-shooting restrictions

Recreational target shooting restrictions went into effect last Saturday throughout the San Bernardino National Forest. Fire managers expressed several reasons for concerns about fire activity...

Permanent Daylight Saving Time in future?

In an unexpected move, the California State Senate has pivoted 180 degrees on its position regarding the future of Daylight Saving Time. This month, the...

Caltrans working on 243 repair

(The following is from a Caltrans press release.) The California Department of Transportation continues repairing Highway 243 near Poppet Flats after finishing repairing a sinkhole...

Private drones affect the fighting of Lake Mathews fire

The late afternoon of July 4th, the Eagle Fire started near Lake Mathews in Riverside County. It burned 205 acres and was fully contained...
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