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 2020-11-06 23:01 

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Letter: Bring voting into the modern age to boost trust in the system...

Voting reform, teaching civics the focus of these Desert Sun letters to the editor....

 2020-11-06 22:50 

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Riverside County reports 387 new Coronavirus cases and two additional deaths Friday...

California new cases hit 6,518, the highest one-day total since Aug. 22....

 2020-11-06 22:00 

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Palm Desert begins San Pablo Avenue phase two construction. What you need to know about traffic impacts...
 2020-11-06 20:37 

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Cal Fire rescues injured hiker from Badlands Trail in Indio...

Hiker is at Badlands Trail in Indio....

 2020-11-06 20:26 

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San Bernardino County reports 581 new coronavirus cases, no additional deaths Friday...

Meanwhile, California logged 6, 518 cases — the largest one-day tally in the state since Aug. 22....

 2020-11-06 19:30 

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Criminal justice reformer George Gascon wins LA district attorney race; Jackey Lacey concedes...

Former San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon unseated two-term incumbent Jackie Lacey, who conceded defeat Friday....

 2020-11-06 17:07 

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Fans at Houston golf event doesn't mean fans in La Quinta for PGA's American Express...

The Houston Open is allowing 2,000 fans a day on the course this week, but the Masters next week will have no spectators...

 2020-11-06 13:00 

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Could California make vote-by-mail for everyone permanent? Yes, at a cost...

Newsom called the idea...

 2020-11-06 08:59 

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Ironwood Country Club modifies scholarship program to accommodate COVID-era college...

While COVID-19 has put much on hold this year, Coachella Valley graduates are nonetheless moving forward with their plans for higher-education....

 2020-11-06 08:43 

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Revivals celebrates 25 years with 'Treasure Hunt'...

The thrift store go-to donates 100% of its profits to Desert AIDS Project to support comprehensive healthcare for 7,000 Coachella Valley residents....

 2020-11-06 08:42 

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Kits With Kindness keep local homeless population stocked with necessities...

Kits With Kindness originated with the idea to pass out sunscreen bottles to 50 homeless members as temperatures reached triple digits....

 2020-11-06 08:42 

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Boys & Girls Club of Palm Springs' rock swap teaches youth about geography and kindness...

It began with a painted rock garden and the opportunity to help club members find a way to make friends and practice geography in a fun way....

 2020-11-06 08:41 

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Food Now in Desert Hot Springs holds Feed the Need Thanksgiving food drive...

Food Now provides food assistance for up to 500 households year round and expects requests for assistance to grow even greater during the holidays....

 2020-11-06 08:30 

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CSUSB Palm Desert Campus Street Medicine program receives funding from RAP Foundation...

The grant will purchase much-needed supplies to use in the field while providing health care services to homeless and unsheltered populations....

 2020-11-06 08:04 

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Desert X receives grant, will present socially distanced public art in 2021...

In 2021, Desert X will take place from Feb. 6 to April 11 and currently has eight confirmed exhibits....

 2020-11-06 07:39 

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Palm Springs City Council to consider new plan to put 'Forever Marilyn' statue downtown...

The 26-foot statue was in the city from 2012 to 2014. PS Resorts wants to put it near the art museum, but funding is murky....

 2020-11-06 04:18 

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Mike Diab's Mobil gas station on Ramon Road thrives in the age of COVID-19...

One business in Palm Springs thrived with an increase in sales and customer traffic after the coronavirus pandemic began....

 2020-11-06 03:54 

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Rancho Mirage bans short-term rentals outside of HOA communities...

Permits for the 121 properties affected by the ban will expire Dec. 31 and will not be renewed. The council OKd the ban 4-1 with Richard Kite opposed....

 2020-11-06 03:40 

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Annual family STEMCon event continues virtually...

STEMCon For Families will be held as part of the Family Engagement Center's Friday Family Fun series....

 2020-11-06 02:59 

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Firefighters contain blaze at house in Desert Hot Springs...

The fire at the 66000 block of Flora Ave. was reported just before 4 p.m. Two adults and 5 children were displaced....

 2020-11-06 02:56 

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What do you want to talk about with Desert Sands Unified School District?...

Join host Sean Webb, DSUSD's director of community engagement and Desert Sands Educational Foundation's director, for interesting and engaging repartee....

 2020-11-06 02:55 

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Shootings leave Joshua Tree woman dead; 89-year-old father and another man wounded...

The shootings involved an 89-year-man and his daughters in Joshua Tree....

 2020-11-06 02:48 

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Faith: The way to enlightenment...

Shinnyo-en USA Los Angeles just celebrated its' 30th anniversary. It has been 50 years since Shinnyo-en has been shared outside Japan....

 2020-11-05 23:36 

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Yes, that was a Harry Styles movie being filmed in Palm Springs last week...

Filming started last Wednesday and ended on Saturday....

 2020-11-05 23:16 

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Riverside County surpasses 70,000 COVID-19 cases...

Home to about 2.5 million people, Riverside County continues to record the second-highest number of cases in the state — 70,309 — behind Los Angeles County,...

 2020-11-05 23:09 

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Prop 22: Mixed feelings from Uber, Lyft drivers after successful $200 million ballot fight...

Proposition 22 passed with 58% of the vote after a more than $200 million campaign, a historically expensive initiative....

 2020-11-05 22:34 

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DSUSD students who want to stay with distance learning for entire school year must register by Tuesday...

Parents must fill out an online form by Tuesday for every student in their household who wants to skip the in-person hybrid model set to begin Jan. 19...

 2020-11-05 22:04 

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San Bernardino County reports 631 coronavirus cases, four deaths Thursday...

The county reported a positivity rate of 7.4% Tuesday, up from the 6.6% the week prior, according to state data....

 2020-11-05 20:01 

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Border agency: $225,000 in drugs confiscated at Highway 86 checkpoint near Salton Sea...

Authorities say the drugs were hidden in a Buick Sedan driving in Calilfornia. Its driver tried to pass through the checkpoint Wednesday morning....

 2020-11-05 17:43 

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Connecting California: Under COVID-19, we all feel the sting of failed county governance...

History and failures we're seeing now with COVID-19 are strong arguments for movement away from county governance, Joe Mathews writes....

 2020-11-05 16:19 

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Indio police investigating homicide in neighborhood playground...

The body was discovered around 3 a.m. at Yucca Park. The victim hasn't been identified....

 2020-11-05 07:32 

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Joe Biden supporters caravan from Palm Springs and Coachella to Palm Desert...

Many of the cars had signs or painted windows that read, "Count Every Vote!" or "Protect the Results!" The rally came after President Trump filed multiple lawsuits to suppress votes....

 2020-11-05 00:38 

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Valley will experience cool, windy weather this weekend; mountains areas may get snow...

Experts forecast rain and snow in mountain areas in Riverside and San Bernardino counties....

 2020-11-04 23:37 

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Election results: IID heading for a shakeup while incumbents holding on at Coachella Valley water boards...

The Imperial Irrigation District's board of directors could have two new faces if current vote totals hold....

 2020-11-04 23:05 

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Coachella Valley Democrats, activists plan 'Count Every Vote' caravan after Trump threatens temporary halt...

Hundreds of people are expected to caravan across the Coachella Valley, as local leaders on both sides of the aisle urged patience from voters....

 2020-11-04 22:36 

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Riverside County reports 420 new coronavirus cases, five additional deaths Wednesday...

Riverside County has 6,489 known, active coronavirus cases and remains in the purple tier....

 2020-11-04 22:33 

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Letter: Now that Election Day has passed, clear away your signs, candidates...

Election Day aftermath, Supreme Court politics among the topics of these Desert Sun letters to the editor....

 2020-11-04 22:33 

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San Bernardino County reports 1,325 coronavirus cases, eight deaths Tuesday and Wednesday...

The county reported a positivity rate of 7.4% Tuesday, up from the 6.6% the week prior, according to state data....

 2020-11-04 22:01 

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California election results: Where state propositions stand...

California voters approved funding for stem cell research but rejected a return to affirmative action in the state...

 2020-11-04 20:21 

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Election results: Where desert schoolboard races stand as votes continue to be counted...

Here's a look at where CVUSD, DSUSD, PSUSD stand with early results....

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