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  • Doug Ford: Water issues nothing new in California
    published on Fri, 01 Aug 2014 04:07:45 GMT
    Norris Hundley's history of water in California, "the Great Thirst,' , covers the native American, Spanish, and Mexican periods in some detail in 62 pages that he summed up in a final paragraph: "Viewed from the vantage point of the twentieth century, Hispanic principles contrast sharply with the individualism and monopolistic impulses of those who ... (more)...
  • Virginia calf with prosthetic legs gets book deal
    published on Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    A calf that lost its back legs to frostbite got a second chance when its owner helped the baby cow get prosthetic legs....
  • Jerry Lounsbury, 79
    published on Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Jerry graduated from Muncie Central High School in 1953, and played on the Bearcats State Championship Basketball team in 1951 and 1952....
  • Felony charges filed in LQHS senior prank
    published on Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:48:44 GMT
    Felony charges were filed Monday against three young men who allegedly put glue on door locks at La Quinta High School as part of a senior prank several days before graduation....
  • Stadium Grads, now in their 90s, have a grand old time
    published on Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:22:03 GMT
    The laughter set the tone for Saturday's reunion of some of Stadium High School's most senior graduates - members of the classes of 1939, 1940, 1941 and 1942....
  • Shocking drought data from NASA
    published on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:16:35 GMT
    A new study by NASA and University of California, Irvine, scientists finds more than 75 percent of the water loss in the drought-stricken Colorado River Basin since late 2004 came from underground resources....
  • HemetSchool builder, leader Beck dies at 64
    published on Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:02:34 GMT
    A 10 a.m. memorial service, followed by a reception, will be held Thursday at Community Christian Church, near Hemet High....
  • A Middle School Metal Band Landed A $1.8 Million Record Deal With One YouTube Video
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:51:06 GMT
    Alec Atkins, Jarad Dawkins and Malcolm Brickhouse of Unlocking the Truth perform onstage during day 2 of the 2014 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2014 in Indio, California....
  • Coachella Valley: Arrest made in string of arsons
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 02:25:51 GMT
    Cal Fire investigators arrested Joseph Auclair, of Thermal, on suspicion of starting fires on the Torres Martinez Indian Reservation in the lower Coachella Valley, the Riverside County Fire Department/Cal Fire announced in a news release Tuesday July 22 ....
  • One of Modesto's 'nice guys' gone at 82
    published on Tue, 22 Jul 2014 02:26:51 GMT
    In 1991, I wrote a series of sports stories titled "One-Shot Wonders," profiling area residents who enjoyed brief moments of glory in their all-too-short professional careers....
  • College Kid Marcus Haney Lived a Real-Life Version of Almost Famous
    published on Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:07:24 GMT
    In 2010, Marcus Haney was your typical college kid with a love for music and a lust to get closer to the core of any modern music lover's dream -- the music festival....
  • Grant brings nation's teachers to Northern California Gold Rush sites
    published on Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:11:44 GMT
    Corinne Trumbell, a fourth-grade teacher from Saratoga, New York checks out the Indian grinding rock at Indian Grinding Rock State Park on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 in Pine Grove, Calif....
  • The PassMORONGO: Tribal leaders to be recognized at benefit
    published on Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:53:57 GMT
    Two prominent leaders in the region's American Indian community will be honored at the 11th annual Dragonfly Gala on Aug. 9. The gala, to benefit the Dorothy Ramon Learning Center in Banning, will begin at 4 p.m. at the Morongo Community Center....
  • Tracing the history of California's water issues
    published on Fri, 18 Jul 2014 03:57:13 GMT
    I remember fondly the days when I taught California history, particularly the last class that was held in a building constructed when Abraham Lincoln was president - on Mare Island....
  • Indians pitchers Justus Sheffield, Grant Hockin come rich baseball history
    published on Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:26:13 GMT
    When the Indians selected Justus Sheffield and Grant Hockin in back-to-back rounds early in the Major League Baseball Amateur Draft, they received more than just two elite high school pitchers....
  • EntertainmentJ5 to kick off Del Mar Racetrack concerts
    published on Sun, 16 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Jurassic 5 wasn't the only group of note to reunite after a long hiatus to perform at last year's Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio....
  • Former Palm Springs Power player accused of rape
    published on Wed, 16 Jul 2014 04:52:00 GMT
    A college athlete in our valley for the summer now faces sexual assault charges....
  • RiversideRIVERSIDE COUNTY: Juvenile detention facility to be reborn
    published on Wed, 16 Jul 2014 04:19:03 GMT
    An artist's rendition of the exterior of the new Van Horn Youth Treatment and Education Center....
  • Without Feathers: The Flap Over Native American Regalia at the Ballpark Reveals a Deeper Hypocrisy
    published on Wed, 16 Jul 2014 03:26:47 GMT
    At your humble narrator's first baseball game, Dwayne Murphy made three scintillating outfield catches, each more breathtaking than the last....
  • Yosemite’s anniversary: For Indians, there’s little to celebrate
    published on Sun, 29 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Older members of their Yosemite tribe made a quick escape up a steep, rocky canyon, and the girls were temporarily left behind, told not to make a sound....