CDFW Reminds the public to leave young wildlife alone

Spring and early summer is the peak time for much of California’s wildlife to bear their young. With this in mind, the California Department...

New income guidelines may help more customers stretch energy dollars

By Susan Cox Southern California Edison More Southern California Edison customers may qualify for financial assistance to help pay their utility bills through an assortment of...

Bird owners: be aware of Newcastle disease

Riverside County residents with backyard chickens, and people with other birds, should take steps to protect the animals from virulent Newcastle disease, county agricultural...

Turnout for 2018 primary exceeds past patterns

The voter turnout for last week’s statewide primary election has been described as in terms of low and “no wave,” and as high and...

Jury finds Pape and Smith guilty of murders

Defendants, Robert Pape, 30, and Cristin Smith, 29, have been found guilty of murder. After 10 days of deliberations, the jury returned guilty verdicts...

Republican party shrinking in California

Third District remains bastion in county The number of registered Republican voters continues to decline in California. Last week, the Secretary of State released the...

Governor signs new water legislation

Target is urban areas, but rural will be affected Last week, Gov. Jerry Brown signed two pieces of legislation concerning water usage and water emergencies. “In...

Proposition 70 proposes to change cap-and-trade spending policy

Requires a one-time, two-thirds vote in both houses of the Legislature Proposition 70 proposes to change the way cap-and-trade revenues are deposited and spent beginning...

Secretary of State announces 2018 Quick Guide to Props Tool

Last week, California Secretary of State Alex Padilla announced the relaunch of the free, online “Quick Guide to Props” tool for voters. “Quick Guide to...

Christensen seeks election as county treasurer

Editor’s note: Jon Christensen is the current treasurer and tax collector for Riverside County. Hakan Jackson is challenging Christensen. Unfortunately, Jackson has not responded...
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