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 2020-11-19 23:06 

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Riverside County reports 373 new coronavirus cases, 13 additional deaths Thursday...

Riverside County residents are asked to take precautions when celebrating Thanksgiving with smaller, shorter and safer get-togethers....

 2020-11-19 22:49 

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California curfew: What we know about the new COVID-19 restrictions...

The order, issued Thursday, takes effect Saturday and will last until Dec. 21....

 2020-11-19 22:34 

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Timeline: When will California get a COVID-19 vaccine? Who will get it first?...

When distribution begins in California, the vaccine will go to first responders and health care workers. The general public likely won't receive doses until spring 2021....

 2020-11-19 22:29 

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Gov. Gavin Newsom issues 10 p.m. curfew starting Saturday...

Gov. Gavin Newsom instituted a 10 p.m. curfew for one month for counties in the strictest level of California's pandemic restrictions as COVID-19 cases rise....

 2020-11-19 22:20 

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Indian Wells Mayor Ty Peabody files complaint against Mayor Pro Tem Dana Reed...

Ty Peabody's actions reminiscent of a similar incident six years ago....

 2020-11-19 21:38 

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San Bernardino County now reporting second-highest number of COVID-19 cases in the state...

San Bernardino County is now reporting the second-highest number of coronavirus cases among counties in California....

 2020-11-19 21:36 

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Rep. Ruiz introduces Salton Sea bill in Congress to provide funding, increase air quality requirements...

Rep. Raul Ruiz and Rep. Juan Vargas have led on the Salton Sea issue at the federal level, and they hope a new bill will bring greater cooperation....

 2020-11-19 21:22 

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Thanksgiving in Coachella Valley: What stores, restaurants are closed...

Here are stores and restaurants closed on Thanksgiving in the Palm Springs area....

 2020-11-19 21:11 

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Coachella Valley turkey trots move from the starting line to online. Here's how to sign up...
 2020-11-19 21:04 

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Valley Voice: Palm Springs City Council, please rethink 'Forever Marilyn' site choice...

Multiple signees offer reasons behind their plea to the City Council to find another spot for the 26-foot-tall statue of Movie Star Marilyn Monroe....

 2020-11-19 17:20 

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Connecting California: Finding solace during COVID-19 at 'the happiest cemetery on Earth'...

Time amid the markers and beauty of Forest Lawn spurs comforting reflection on death and how the end of the pandemic will mark a new beginning....

 2020-11-19 16:27 

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Desert Hot Springs police: Suspected home intruder fatally shot...

The shooting was reported about 10:40 p.m. Wednesday in the 13-700 block of Hacienda Heights Drive....

 2020-11-19 16:14 

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California struggles with how to enforce coronavirus orders...

This week marks another turn in a tug-of-war among California officials whether to emphasize enforcement or persuasion as COVID-19 cases rise....

 2020-11-19 04:48 

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Indio budget outlook this fiscal year 'somewhat better than expected,' city manager says...

City Manager Mark Scott said Indio is evaluating the budget excluding revenue from April music festivals, though there is no definitive word they'll be postponed....

 2020-11-19 02:30 

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COVID-19: Riverside County Sheriff fined $18,000 for OSHA violations at Murrieta jail...

Two inmates housed in county jails died in April after testing positive for coronavirus, including one at the Cois M. Byrd facility....

 2020-11-19 01:31 

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Lights at St. Margaret's cross atop Palm Desert trail may shine bright tonight...

Electrician says on Facebook that there is still work to be done....

 2020-11-18 23:46 

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Coachella Valley Assemblyman Chad Mayes defends decision to attend Hawaii conference...

Chad Mayes was among the several California legislators attending a conference in Hawaii this week amid an uptick in coronavirus cases....

 2020-11-18 23:33 

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Riverside County reports 912 new coronavirus cases, 9 additional deaths Wednesday...

Riverside County has 10,974 known, active coronavirus cases....

 2020-11-18 23:14 

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San Bernardino County reports 1,613 new coronavirus cases, 20 additional deaths Wednesday...

According to the county, 70,598 people have recovered, which is an increase of 795 since Tuesday. The total is about 91% of its overall cases....

 2020-11-18 22:46 

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California's $54 billion budget deficit overstated, analyst says; $26 billion windfall seen...

The budget that lawmakers OKd in June anticipated a 15% drop in tax collections because of COVID-19. But tax collections are 9% higher than last year....

 2020-11-18 22:40 

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Trying to visit a California nursing home? What to know ahead of the holidays...

Experts say it's been...

 2020-11-18 20:44 

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Still gathering for Thanksgiving despite restrictions? How to do so safely...

No, you shouldn't travel. But here are some tips about what you can do this holiday season....

 2020-11-18 20:40 

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These grocery stores offer Thanksgiving prepared meals in Coachella Valley...

Local grocery stores are selling dinners with turkey, ham and prime rib for Thanksgiving food options....

 2020-11-18 20:31 

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Coachella Valley's first Dutch Bros coffee set to open in La Quinta next month...

The location will be the first in the Coachella Valley. Construction of coffee outlet underway at Jefferson and Fred Waring....

 2020-11-18 19:08 

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Letter: COVID-19 testing may be vital, but experience was dismal...

COVID-19 concerns, national politics the focus of these Desert Sun letters to the editor....

 2020-11-18 18:54 

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Black Friday shopping in Coachella Valley: What stores are open...
 2020-11-18 17:08 

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Could California's psych hospitals be ordered to admit inmates with COVID-19?...

The Department of State Hospitals is facing pressure in federal court to speed up admissions of mentally ill inmates from the COVID-riddled state prison system....

 2020-11-18 04:34 

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Some resist California's new coronavirus restrictions...

State officials have pulled the...

 2020-11-18 03:41 

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Desert Hot Springs City Manager Charles Maynard resigns, to leave in June 2021...

City Manager Charles...

 2020-11-18 03:00 

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As COVID-19 cases soar, Los Angeles readies plan for 10 p.m.-6 a.m. curfew...

L.A. County has imposed new restrictions on businesses and is readying plans for a mandatory curfew for all but essential workers if virus cases keep rising....

 2020-11-17 23:57 

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From COVID-19 to gigantic drives, 2020 on the PGA Tour has been compelling...

The big questions in June was if the tour could continue play at all. The last half of the year saw Dustin Johnson emerge as the undisputed No. 1 player...

 2020-11-17 23:48 

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Nursing homes still see dangerously long waits for COVID-19 test results...

In 29% of the 13,000 facilities that provided their testing speed to the U.S. government, results for residents took an average of three days or more...

 2020-11-17 23:17 

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California coronavirus mask rules just got more strict. Here's what you need to know...

Masks must be worn anytime Californians leave their homes, with a few exceptions....

 2020-11-17 23:09 

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Riverside County reports 876 new coronavirus cases, no new deaths on Tuesday...

Officials on Tuesday reported 110 new cases and no deaths in the Coachella Valley....

 2020-11-17 22:44 

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Letter: Seeing 'shame' in Palm Springs City Council's OK of site for 'Forever Marilyn'...
 2020-11-17 22:36 

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Coachella Valley restaurants to offer Thanksgiving dine-in service, carry-out...

Several local restaurants are accepting reservations for outdoor dining, but you'll have to act fast to make one....

 2020-11-17 22:31 

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San Bernardino County reports 1,756 new coronavirus cases, no additional deaths Tuesday...

San Bernardino County remains in the purple tier of the state's four-tier, color-coded reopening plan....

 2020-11-17 22:30 

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Newsom issues additional $62M to Project Roomkey as nearly 12K people face hotel room evictions...

Prior to the state's additional funds, nearly 12,000 people in temporary hotel rooms faced the possibility of returning to homelessness....

 2020-11-17 22:07 

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Palm Desert council to consider Desert X 2021 sponsorship request of $20,000...

Desert X organizers' tie to Saudi Arabia likely to also be discussed by council members....

 2020-11-17 21:25 

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Supervisors OK funding to save financially troubled date festival...

Some supervisors question whether Indio should continue to be location of Riverside County Fair....

 2020-11-17 18:58 

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Stolen trailer, dirt bike found 15 minutes before stolen car recovered, Palm Springs police say...

The discoveries happened 15 minutes of each other early Tuesday. Two suspects are in custody....

 2020-11-17 18:30 

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No surprise: No fans allowed at American Express golf tournament in January...

The tournament still plans on holding its pro-am with 156 amateurs and 156 pros, but no ticketed fans will be allowed on the three courses used in the event...

 2020-11-17 16:27 

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Front-yard signing day a creative way for friends and family to show athlete their support...

Ben Braun officially signed his letter of intent to attend Ohio State at a table on his front lawn Monday as well-wishers drove by with support...

 2020-11-17 05:01 

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Rescue effort underway for injured hiker on Bump and Grind Trail in Rancho Mirage on Monday...

The rescue began at 7:26 p.m....

 2020-11-17 04:12 

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See which 3 props Riverside County voters rejected that California voters passed...

Voters in Riverside took a more conservative approach on three ballot measures that other Californians endorsed....

 2020-11-16 23:14 

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COVID-19: Riverside County reports 1,668 new coronavirus cases, 7 deaths on Monday...

310 people are hospitalized with COVID-19, up 24 from Friday....

 2020-11-16 23:12 

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Lights at St. Margaret's cross atop Palm Desert trail may be lit again this week...

Lights have been out for three weeks. Community donations helped pay for electrical repairs, but more funds and repairs are needed....

 2020-11-16 22:56 

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Letter: 'Forever Marilyn' statue insultingly out of place near Palm Springs Art Museum...

'Forever Marilyn' statue controversy, COVID019 concerns among the focus of these Desert Sun letters to the editor....

 2020-11-16 22:42 

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Riverside County finances more stable than expected despite pandemic, budget report says...

The county has received or been assigned nearly $500 million in federal CARES Act funding since April. But the Department of Animal Services appears to be facing financial strains....

 2020-11-16 22:09 

The Desert Sun

San Bernardino County reports 763 new coronavirus cases, one additional death Monday...

San Bernardino County has 4,658 known, active coronavirus cases....

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