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Firefighter impostor caught on video in Lake Elsinore
"The more we reviewed the footage, saw him peek over the wall into my home where my grandchildren were sitting eating lunch, it was devastating to the point where I'm ready to sell and move," Cody said.
Temecula Valley Rocked By Another Earthquake
TEMECULA, CA — The ground below Temecula shook again Wednesday morning, about 12 hours after a large quake rolled through the region and was felt by thousands. Wednesday morning's quake measured in at 3.0-magnitude and was again centered near Aguanga. It struck at 6:34 a.m.
Firefighters surprise Holy Fire evacuees by helping clean homes
LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. - Firefighters not only saved the homes in a Lake Elsinore neighborhood, they went the extra mile and returned to clean up those properties.
4.4-magnitude earthquake strikes Riverside County area
The quake struck around 6:24 p.m. and is about 20 miles south, southeast of Hemet and Valle Vista as well as 20 miles east of Temecula, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
SWR Marijuana Bust Reported: 8 Accused Of Large Grow
Jing Li, 37, Xue Geng Tang, 41, Shan Ye, 41, Huang Zi Zhang, 63, Lai Zi Zhang, 49, Sheng Zhong Zhang, 65, Tian Zhang, 43, and Xiuxia Zhu, 38, were arrested Friday afternoon following a Murrieta police investigation that began last month.
Eight arrested in connection with busted pot grows in Murrieta
On Tuesday, the Murrieta Police Department announced in a press release the arrest of eight adults last week in connection with a series of search warrants that resulted in the recovery of more than 7,000 marijuana plants and the theft of more than $200,000 in electricity.
Holy Fire containment rises to 72 percent in Lake Elsinore-Corona
The wildfire has burned 22,986 acres across 10 days and destroyed at least 12 structures in the Cleveland National Forest with more than 1,300 firefighters on the front lines.
Perris man charged with murder after wrong-way collision on 91 Freeway kills two people
Elias Ceja Lemus Jr., 29, was also charged with two counts of causing injury while driving under the influence in connection with the Aug. 10 crash. He is in custody at Robert Presley Detention Center, with bail set at $2 million.
Eight face charges after Murrieta police find illegal marijuana grows
Jing Li, 37, Xue Geng Tang, 41, Shan Ye, 41, Huang Zi Zhang, 63, Lai Zi Zhang, 49, Sheng Zhong Zhang, 65, Tian Zhang, 43, and Xiuxia Zhu, 38, were arrested Friday afternoon following a Murrieta police investigation that began last month and were ordered to appear for arraignments.
Murrieta district pays $11M over boy's school pool death
MURRIETA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California school district will pay $11 million to the parents of a 13-year-old boy who died after being pulled unresponsive from a high school pool.A lawsuit settlement between the family of Alex Pierce and the Murrieta Valley Unified High School District was anno
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Family of Murrieta boy who drowned in school pool to announce settlement
MURRIETA - The family of a 13-year-old drowning victim who was pulled to the surface of a Murrieta high school pool by his classmates, with little to no help from lifeguards, will announce tomorrow an $11 million settlement with the Murrieta Valley Unified School District, according to their attorne
Earthquake Rattles Temecula Valley: Did You Feel It?
TEMECULA, CA — A 4.4 magnitude earthquake rolled through the Temecula Valley on Tuesday evening. It hit at 6:24 p.m., according to the U.S.G.S.
Hidden Temecula Gem Offers Incredible Entertaining Options: $1.9M
TEMECULA, CA — Tucked away in the gated community of The Reserves in Temecula, this property offers more than 2.8 acres of land with a sprawling 6,900 square-foot home designed for the entertainer-at-heart.
Amid Holy Fire, Lake Elsinore residents clean up pink fire retardant
"We do everything we can to avoid targets on the ground whether it's fire equipment, homes. Obviously the conditions are ever-changing. There's wind, that's a huge factor," said Fred Mata, an engineer with CAL Fire.
Murrieta Valley Unified pays $11 million settlement and apologizes for boy’s death
Sabrina Pierce, the mother of Alex Pierce, speaks during a press conference to announce an $11 million settlement in the wrongful death lawsuit filed against Murrieta Valley Unified School District on Thursday. Aug. 14, with her husband, Rodriguez.. Alex was a seventh-grade Dorothy McElhinney Middle
Family Of Murrieta School Drowning Victim Details $11M Settlement
MURRIETA, CA — The family of a 13-year-old drowning victim who was pulled to the surface of a Murrieta high school pool by his classmates, with little to no help from lifeguards, Tuesday detailed an $11 million settlement with the Murrieta Valley Unified School District.
Man killed in Lake Elsinore hit-and-run identified
Cardell was walking near the intersection of Highway 74 and Cambern Avenue in Lake Elsinore around 11:30 p.m., officials said, when he was struck by an eastbound vehicle.
Ortega Highway reopens, Holy fire containment at 59 percent
Firefighters work on hotspots in Horsethief Canyon during the Holy fire in Corona Sunday, August 12, 2018. FRANK BELLINO, For THE PRESS-ENTERPRISE/SCNG.
Search Ends For Missing Camp Pendleton Marine In Philippines
CAMP PENDLETON, CA – The search for a Camp Pendleton-based Marine who went overboard in the seas southeast of the Philippines has concluded after five days, officials announced Tuesday.