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California’s Sales Tax Rate to Decrease in January 2017 (Dec 31)

$172,000 in Marijuana Seized & Seven Illegals Arrested (Dec 31)

Locals Involved in Arizona Wild Sheep Conservation Effort - Rapid City Journal (Dec 31)

Riverside County Sheriff’s Department – Jail Implementation of the Truth Act (Dec 31)

Supervisor Ashley to Serve as Steward for Fourth District (Dec 30)

Supervisor Benoit’s Funeral Scheduled (Dec 29)

Colorado River Market Robbed by Men Wearing Unique Hats – Public’s Help Requested (Dec 29)

Look Forward to 2017 - Mollette (Dec 29)

Christmas Tree Recycling Helps Fish in Riverside County (Dec 27)

Off Limits: Of Mice and Men and the Death Penalty Today - Cooper (Dec 27)

Supervisor Benoit Dies Following Pancreatic Cancer Battle (Dec 27)

Drive Safe this Christmas (Dec 23-26)

New California Traffic Safety Laws Take Effect in 2017 (Dec 23)

Arizona Man Arrested for Meth Sales After Attempting to Flee (Dec 23)

Marijuana Moratorium – From the December 13 City Council Meeting - Jensen (Dec 23)

CHP to Host Coffee with a Cop (Dec 22)

SNAP Enrollment Assistance Coming to Quartzsite (Dec 22)

Superintendent Bush's Petition of No Confidence - Jensen (Dec 21)

Lukeville Canines Continue to Produce Results (Dec 21)

Fees Increase at Joshua Tree National Park (Dec 21)

Circle K Robbed – Public's Assistance Sought (Dec 21)

Volunteers Needed for Homeless Point-In-Time Count 2017 (Dec 20)

Significant Meth Seizure (Dec 20)

Stolen LoJack Vehicle Results in Fugitive Arrest (Dec 19)

Suspects Arrested for Assault with a Deadly Weapon (Dec 19)

45 Years of Management Based on Corruption, Happy Anniversary Wild Horses? - Leigh (Dec 17)

Senior Xmas Party – Perfect - Jensen (Dec 17)

Our Christmas Perspective Changes Throughout Life - Mollette (Dec 17)

Mother Jailed for Cruelty and Injury to her Children, Husband Sought (Dec 17)

Yuma Border Patrol Agents Rescue 5 in Salinity Canal (Dec 16)

Lukeville CBP Canine Sniffs Out Drugs in Trailer (Dec 16)

Imperial County Announces Business Schedule for Holiday Season (Dec 16)

Imperial County Behavioral Health Services Receives Award (Dec 16)

Joshua Tree National Park to add Riverside County Land (Dec 14)

Cox Rescinds – Bush Takes a Step Back - Jensen (Dec 14)

Agents Arrest 5, Seize Vehicles More Than Ton of Drugs (Dec 14)

Strictly Bush League - Jensen (Dec 11)

Trump – Yeah, Everything Is Going To Be Just Fine - M. Jensen (Dec 11)

Desert Roadrunner Holiday Lightrunner Service (Dec 09-11)

Free Household Hazardous Waste Collection in Blythe (Dec 10)

Stolen Vehicle Leads to Arrest of Arizona Man on Parole for Murder (Dec 09)

Enjoy Some Peace and a Routine Christmas (Dec 09)

Winter Dreams - Randles (Dec 07)

Public Safety Tips for the Holiday Season (Dec 07)

The Joy of Public Defense - Cooper (Dec 07)

Camarillo Man Arrested for Transportation of Meth (Dec 06)

California Property Tax Postponement Program (Dec 06)

Two Earp, CA Boys Arrested After Break-In at Historic Needles Theatre (Dec 03)

Woman & Two Dogs Die in Home Fire (Dec 03)

President Elect Donald Trump, Vital Issues and Forgiveness - Mollette (Dec 03)

Yuma Desalting Plant to Conduct Shelter in Place Emergency Readiness Exercise (Dec 01)

Riverside County Warm Centers to Open Dec 1 (Nov 30)

Several Search Warrants Served and Arrests Made for Drug & Firearm Possession (Nov 30)

Reefer Madness - Jensen (Nov 28)

CHP Helps Seniors to Stay Sharp and Stay Safe (Nov 27)

27th Annual Festival of Trees (Nov 25-27)

Academics Are Stunned by Trump’s Win – and That’s a Bad Thing - Runner (Nov 25)

Cox Resigns – High School Shakeup? - Jensen (Nov 23)

Stolen Car Set Ablaze – Your Help Needed (Nov 23)

Grant to Help CHP with Speed & Aggressive Driving (Nov 23)

Kidnapping Extortion Scam (Nov 23)

Five Ways to Assess Whether a Criminal Defense Attorney Is Any Good - Cooper (Nov 23)

DUI Hit & Run Driver Jailed with the Help of Observant Citizen (Nov 20)

Commercial Burglary and Conspiracy (Nov 20)

Letter - Electoral College - Bialek (Nov 20)

Efforts Continue to Curb Dangers of Massive Tree Die Off (Nov 19)

$10,000 Worth of Property Stolen Recovered from a Residence in Twentynine Palms (Nov 18)

PVUSD Board Meeting was Business as Usual - Jensen (Nov 16)

A Holiday Crisis – Again? - Mollette (Nov 16)

Boxer Introduces Bill to Abolish the Electoral Colleges (Nov 15)

DA’s Office Receives Grant for Program to Prosecute Drug-Impaired Driving Cases (Nov 14)

Riverside County Reaches Milestone in Housing Homeless Veterans (Nov 12)

CSUSB Palm Desert Campus Offering Full-Ride Scholarships to Outstanding Local Students (Nov 12)

Commissioning of $1.2 Billion in Solar Energy Projects (Nov 12)

Imperial County Essential Air Service Waiver Petition Successful (Nov 10)

Trump – What Americans Can Do - Mollette (Nov 10)

Supervisor Jeffries Praises Passage of Prop 54 Legislative Transparency Act (Nov 09)

Distracted Driving is No Accident (Nov 09)

"Trump Oval Office" - Kamensky Cartoon (Nov 09)

Mourning in America - Jensen (Nov 09)

Night Helicopter Rescue of Hiker on Mt Baldy (Nov 09)

Voters Encouraged to Cast a Ballot in the Nov. 8 Consolidated General Election (Nov 08)

Bakersfield Man Arrested for Transportation of Meth for Sale (Nov 07)

Student at Indio High School Tests Positive for Active Tuberculosis (Nov 05)

Possible Explosive Device Found in Vehicle Determined to be Non-Explosive (Nov 05)

Arrest Made & Large Amount of Stolen Property Recovered Connected to Various Burglaries (Nov 05)

"Power is the Greatest Aphrodisiac" - Jensen (Nov 03)

Presidential Election and the Cubs – It ain't Over ‘till it's Over - Mollette (Nov 03)

Possession of Meth for Sale (Nov 03)

Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest of a San Dimas Man for Possession of Drugs (Nov 02)

Riverside County Social Services Unveils Adoption Calendar (Nov 02)

More than 9 Pounds of Meth Seized at I-8 Checkpoint (Nov 02)

Gathering in Before the Storm - Randles (Nov 02)

"Rifle" Scare at Motel Office (Nov 01)

Record Number of Riverside County Residents Registered to Vote (Nov 01)

"Trump or Clinton" - Kamensky Cartoon (Oct 31)

Solitary Confinement Saps Our Country's Collective Conscience - Cooper (Oct 31)

Fight with Woman leads to Attempted Murder Charges (Oct 31)

Arrest for Transportation of Marijuana (Oct 31)

Riverside County Launches Online Voter Information for Voters with Disabilities (Oct 29)

New Mental Health Urgent Care Opens Doors to Adults in Crisis (Oct 29)

Prospective Students Invited to Open House at CSUSB Palm Desert Campus (Oct 29)

Agents Seize 48 Pounds of Marijuana at I‑8 Checkpoint (Oct 29)

Helicopter Rescue of Injured Hiker on Mt. Baldy (Oct 25)

Meth Seized at I‑8 Checkpoint (Oct 25)

Light Pole Hit & Run (Oct 25)

Health Officials Warn Dangers of Childhood Lead Poisoning (Oct 25)

Living and Dying in America - Mollette (Oct 25)

Seven Juveniles Arrested for Residential Burglary (Oct 23)

CHP Encourages Teens and Parents to “Start Smart” and Stay Safe (Oct 22)

U.S. Citizens Arrested, Smuggling Mexican Nationals in Car Trunk (Oct 22)

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day (Oct 22)

Fall 2016 Women’s Fitness Challenge (Oct 22)

Vehicles Flee Checkpoint, Caught Later with Marijuana, Guns (Oct 20)

Imperial County Sample Ballot Booklets and Vote by Mail Ballots Delayed (Oct 18)

Agents Arrest 12, Seize Nearly $450K in Drugs (Oct 18)

Riverside County Sheriff Increases Protection of Deputies (Oct 15)

Man Arrested for Holding Baby While Trashing Ex’s Car (Oct 15)

Landmark Appellate Court Decision Stops BLM Wyoming Wild Horse Wipeout - The Cloud Foundation (Oct 14)

Two Men Shot by Property Owner after Entering His Home (Oct 14)

Family Messages Can Save Teen Drivers (Oct 14)

Riverside County Recruiting Poll Workers for Nov. 8 General Election (Oct 14)

Imperial County Registrar of Voters Launches Early Voting Program (Oct 14)

Burglar Arrested after Breaking into Residence Twice (Oct 13)

Air Defense Exercise Planned for Blythe Area Today (Oct 13)

Imperial County Appoints New Chief Public Defender (Oct 13)

Vote-By-Mail Ballots for Nov. 8 Election on the Way to Voters (Oct 13)

Victory for Wild Horses: Fed Appeals Crt Tosses Wyoming’s Anti-Mustang Suit - Am Wild Horse Prsrvtn Cmpgn (Oct 12)

Trump, Audio Tape and American Hypocrisy - Mollette (Oct 11)

Arrest for Sale of Heroin (Oct 11)

DUI Caught by Parking in Front of Police Station (Oct 11)

Four Arrests Following Shots Fired Outside Break N Run Bar (Oct 10)

Closure of Public Access at Imperial Dam Extended (Oct 10)

Publisher’s Thoughts on Election 2016 - Winkler (Oct 10)

"Clowning" Phenomenon Impacting Law Enforcement (Oct 08)

Do What Makes You Happy - Mollette (Oct 08)

Border Patrol Agents Arrest Seven, Seize 200 Pounds of Marijuana (Oct 07)

New Lawsuit Filed to Stop BLM Wild Horse Roundup in Wyoming Checkerboard - The Cloud Foundation (Oct 05)

Imaginary Golf - Randles (Oct 05)

Free Fall Classes for People 50 and Older (Oct 04)

One Million in Drugs Seized (Oct 04)

Missing Person Found (Oct 04)

Sign Up for Housing Rights and Responsibilities Workshops (Oct 03)

Grant Helps Sheriff’s Department Complete Body-Worn Camera Deployment (Oct 03)

Sample Ballots on the way for November 8 General Election (Sept 30)

Quake Swarm is Warning for Residents and Businesses to Prepare (Sept 30)

Getting Our Act Together for America - Mollette (Sept 30)

Arrest for Grand Theft Auto (Sept 28)

After Tracking Illegals through Cabeza Prieta Wildlife Refuge Border Patrol Arrests 10 & Seizes 400 lbs of Drugs (Sept 28)

Man Drowns in Boating Accident on Lake Havasu (Sept 27)

"Debate Round One" - Kamensky Cartoon (Sept 27)

Register to Vote as part of National Voter Registration Day (Sept 27)

Two Arizona Residents Arrested for 2015 California Murder (Sept 26)

"Trump Talkshow" - Kamensky Cartoon (Sept 24)

Riverside County Sheriff’s Department ends this Last Fiscal Year Budget in the “Black" (Sept 23)

Bush 41 – Backstabber - Mollette (Sept 23)

Man Arrested for a San Francisco Murder (Sept 22)

Helicopter Rescue of Injured Hiker Near Mt Baldy (Sept 19)

Woman Arrested for Kidnapping (Sept 18)

Lake Mohave Water Level Being Lowered (Sept 16)

14 Significant Arrests and More than $670,000 in Drugs Seized (Sept 15)

BLM Director Announces No Killing of Wild Horses in Captivity - The Cloud Foundation (Sept 15)

PVVTA – Blythe Wellness Express to Receive Grant (Sept 14)

Hillary's Health, Biggest Problem? - Mollette (Sept 14)

Arrest after Threatening a Family Member with a Firearm (Sept 12)

Arizona Man Arrested for Possession of a Stolen Vehicle out of Primm Nevada (Sept 12)

Proposition 66 (and the Death Penalty) Victimizes the Innocent - Cooper (Sept 12)

US Citizens Attempt to Smuggle Undocumented Immigrants (Sept 10)

Lawsuits & Public Outrage Halt Dangerous BLM Wild Horse Sterilization Experiments - The Cloud Foundation (Sept 10)

September - Randles (Sept 08)

America's Wars – We Never Really Leave - Mollette (Sept 08)

Fight at Big Bend Resort Results in Arrest (Sept 06)

Boat Explosion Results Injuries & Potential BUI Charges (Sept 06)

Missing Person (Sept 06)

Helicopter Rescue Injured Hiker in Chino Hills State Park (Sept 05)

Colorado River Labor Day Marine Enforcement Operation (Sept 02 - 05)

Two Women Arrested at I-40 Inspection Station (Sept 04)

Man Tased and Jailed after He Fights with Deputies (Sept 04)

Felon Arrested at Carl’s Jr. for Possession of a Gun (Sept 02)

Federal and State Agencies Commit to Protect the Salton Sea (Sept 01)

Labor Day, Rest Awhile - Mollette (Sept 01)

Second Heat-Caused Fatality This Summer in Death Valley (Aug 31)

Arrest for Possession of a Gun and Heroin (Aug 31)

Helicopter Rescue after Hiker Enters Closed Area (Aug 31)

Driver of Stolen Car Arrested (Aug 31)

Two Career Criminals Arrested after Burglary (Aug 30)

Prop 66’s Five-Year Death Penalty Appeal Fallacy Won’t Fool Californians - Cooper (Aug 30)

Helicopter Rescue of Injured Hiker on Mt. Baldy (Aug 28)

Join the U.S. Customs & Border Protection Citizen’s Academy (Aug 25)

Couple Arrested for Willful Cruelty & Failing to Provide for their 4-Month-Old Child (Aug 25)

Low-Level Helicopter Research Flights Begin Over Yuma Area (Aug 25)

What Color Is Homelessness? - Mollette (Aug 25)

Imperial County Voter Feedback Survey (Aug 24)

Four Arrested in Stolen AZ Car (Aug 22)

Officer Involved Shooting (Aug 22)

Traffic Stop Results in Drug Arrests (Aug 22)

Health Officials Confirm First 2016 West Nile Case in Riverside County (Aug 20)

Boxer Calls for Accountability on Salton Sea (Aug 20)

Agents Seize $78K Worth of Meth at I-8 Checkpoint (Aug 18)

Horse Shipped by Nation-Wide Horse Transportation Dies (Aug 18)

Stereotyping is Never a Good Idea - Mollette (Aug 18)

Let’s Pump the Brakes on Cap-and-Trade - Runner (Aug 17)

Violent Crime Increases 14% in 2016 Across Riverside County (Aug 17)

Lawsuit Filed to Uphold Right to Observe Wild Horse Sterilization Experiments - The Cloud Foundation (Aug 16)

Fatality in Joshua Tree National Park (Aug 16)

Jury Scam (Aug 13)

Sitters Arrested after Leaving Child Unattended (Aug 12)

Woman Arrested after Striking Gate Sentry Attempting to Enter Marine Corps Base (Aug 12)

Ford Expedition Drives into Building (Aug 11)

Young Man Drowns Attempting to Swim Across Colorado River (Aug 11)

Lilly King – The Most Unifying Force in History? - Mollette (Aug 11)

Second Zika Case Confirmed in Riverside County (Aug 11)

Help Blythe Recycle (Aug 10)

"Trump vs Clinton" - Kamensky Cartoon (Aug 10)

Protecting Our Wild Horses - Polis (Aug 09)

Two US Citizens Attempt to Smuggle 40 Pounds of Meth (Aug 09)

Nevada Wild Horse Advocate “Hung” by Historical Society - Wild Horse Education (Aug 09)

Stolen Guns Recovered with Public’s Assistance (Aug 08)

Riverside D.A. Promotes His County’s Infatuation with the Death Penalty - Cooper (Aug 06)

Colorado River More Important Than Ever (Aug 04)

Why Not to Rest Too Long in the Country - Randles (Aug 04)

Olympics, Trump and Number One American Success Rule - Mollette (Aug 04)

Riverside County DA Response to "Riverside County Tells DA to Work Together to Increase Efficiency" - Hestrin (Aug 02)

Helicopter Rescue of Injured Mountain Biker (Aug 02)

Imperial County Free Library Locations to Close Temporarily for Maintenance (July 29)

Riverside County Tells DA to Work Together to Increase Efficiency (July 29)

America's Responsibility - Mollette (July 29)

Border Patrol Assist in Arrest of Robbery Suspects (July 26)

Murder on I‑10 West of Blythe (July 26)

Helicopter Rescue of an Injured Hiker in Deep Creek (July 26)

Juvenile Suspects Arrested for Theft of Motorcycles (July 23)

Riverside County Confirms Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus (July 23)

Yes on Prop. 66 – Death Penalty Reform – Fixing California’s Broken System - Hestrin (July 23)

Public’s Help Needed to Find Attacker in Assault (July 22)

Arrests for Loaded Assault Weapon in a Vehicle (July 22)

Over 50 Pounds of Meth Seized at I-8 Checkpoint (July 22)

A Penny Mentality in America? - Mollette (July 22)

Agents Seize Meth at I-8 Checkpoint (July 20)

Public Observation Demanded at BLM Wild Horse Sterilization Experiments - The Cloud Foundation (July 20)

Smuggler Attempting to Circumvent Checkpoint Caught with $200,000 in Marijuana (July 16)

Stolen Guns Recovered – Public’s Help Requested (July 16)

Agents Seize Drugs with a Combined Value Exceeding $445,000 (July 16)

Arrest for Embezzling $11,000 (July 15)

Three Children Left in Desert as Punishment (July 14)

Family Kidnapping – Arrest (July 14)

Killing in America - Mollette (July 14)

Border Patrol Agents Arrest 10, Seize $700,000 in Drugs (July 13)

Assessor Announces Record-Breaking Assessments (July 13)

14 Year-Old Juvenile Arrested for Theft of Firearms (July 10)

Prop 66 – The "Death Penalty Reform and Savings Act of 2016" – Fool's Gold for Californians - Cooper (July 10)

Extremely Careless Has Consequences, Usually - Mollette (July 07)

The Annual Fourth of July Picnic - Randles (July 07)

Arrest for Assault with a Deadly Weapon (July 07)

4th of July Colorado River Marine Enforcement Brings 10 BUIs (July 06)

First Zika Case in Riverside County (July 06)

Yuma Border Patrol Sector Applauds Successful Prosecutions (July 06)

Border Patrol Travel Advisory – Be a “Ready Traveler" (July 05)

Off Road Motorcycle Crashes after 14 Mile Pursuit (July 03)

Arrest for Robbery & Assaulting a Store Clerk (July 01)

Probationer Arrested for Residential Burglary (July 01)

Riverside Sheriff’s Department Plans Phase-In of Body-Worn Cameras (July 01)

Arrest for Felon in Possession of Firearms (July 01)

Rodeos – Some People Call This Sport! - Wilson (June 30)

Marine Assists Catching Burglar (June 29)

Let That Old Flag Wave - Mollette (June 29)

Night Vision Helicopter Hoist Rescue at Aztec Falls (June 29)

Youth Minibike Off-Road Highway Programs Coming (June 29)

Danger Warning as Fireworks Go on Sale (June 29)

Plague Detected in Squirrels at Two Campgrounds (June 29)

Tax Rate on Gasoline Reduced (June 28)

Man Runs Amuck Breaking Windows (June 28)

Seven Children Removed From Home (June 28)

Stolen Car Located – Driver Arrested (June 28)

Inmate Dies at Imperial County Jail (June 26)

Republicans Engage in Vicious Political Attack on Legally Protected Wild Horses and Burros - Cloud Foundation (June 24)

PVVTA Service Changes July 1 (June 24)

Border Patrol Agents Arrest Drug, Human Smugglers (June 22)

Prevention, Lane Graves, Disney World, America and Alligators - Mollette (June 22)

Ginger Kathrens Testifies Before Congress on BLM’s Wild Horse and Burro Program - Cloud Foundation (June 22)

Excessive Heat Warning (June 22)

An Email to BLM Regarding Shade for Captive Wild Horses - Courtney (June 21)

Border Patrol Agents Seize $1M Worth of Narcotics (June 17)

Extreme Temperatures Expected this Weekend (June 17)

Two People Require Helicopter Rescue After Going Off Trail (June 14)

Arrests Made for Alien & Narcotics Smuggling (June 14)

Salton Sea Workshops to be Held Across Southern California (June 13)

Horrific Orlando, America's Battlefield - Mollette (June 13)

Plane Crash, Death & Other Incidents at Death Valley National Park (June 12)

Summer Safety Extravaganza (June 11)

Arrest Results in Discovery of Possession of Law Enforcement Equipment (June 10)

Arrest for Sale of Narcotics & Child Endangerment June 10)

Assault with a Firearm Call Results in 4 Arrests (June 10)

Backup Well Startup May Result in Water Discoloration (June 10)

Assault on Border Patrol Agent Results in Shooting Death (June 10)

Border Patrol Arrest 4 with Active Warrants (June 08)

Three Lawsuits Filed Over BLM Freedom of Information Act Violations - Wild Horse Freedom Federation (June 07)

Couple Arrested for Child Endangerment (June 07)

Possession of a Military Grade Smoke Grenade (June 07)

Celebrating Muhammad Ali - Mollette (June 07)

Top 500 Sales and Use Tax Delinquencies (June 05)

No Arrests Made at May 27 DUI Checkpoint (June 05)

Border Patrol Search and Rescue on High Alert (June 03)

Heat Wave Prompts Early Opening of Cool Centers (June 03)

BLM Should Use PZP - Rutberg (June 03)

What Can Americans Do? Keep Trying! - Mollette (June 03)

Video of Burro Round Up (June 02)

Burrowing to the Truth in Arizona - Roe (June 02)

Woman Seriously Injured in Assault – Arrest Made (June 01)

Memorial Day Weekend Boating Enforcement Results in 15 Arrests (June 01)

Arrests Made in Connection with 3 Armed Robberies (June 01)

Chance Encounter at Border Gas Station Results in Arrests for Counterfeit $100 Bills & Drugs (June 01)

Sheriff to Explore Ways to Use Drones in Search & Rescue Operations (June 01)

Nightcrawlers - Randles (June 01)

Nevada Wild Horse Organization Pushes Back - Leigh (May 31)

Three Stuck on Cliff Rescued by Helicopter (May 31)

Sheriff's Gang Team Arrest 4 Persons in a Probation Check (May 31)

Some Voters May Receive Two Ballots (May 31)

Search Warrant Results in 4 Arrests for Possession of Narcotics (May 29)

Arrest for Child Endangerment (May 29)

Pesticide Cleanup Event a Success (May 29)

Imperial County Roads – New Online Form to Report a Pothole (May 28)

Drinking Water Flows Into the Street - Winkler (May 27)

Helicopter Rescue of an Injured Hiker in the Deep Creek Hot Springs Area (May 27)

DUI Checkpoint (May 27)

$69 Million Approved for Early Education Scholarships, Quality Improvement System (May 27)

Strong Arm Robbery (May 26)

Life is Positioning - Mollette (May 26)

Arrest for Burglary & Possession of Stolen Property (May 24)

Agents Arrest 7, Seize more than 300 Pounds in Drugs (May 24)

Agents Seize Nearly 40 Pounds of Meth at I-8 Checkpoint (May 21)

Arrest after Tasing for Felony Warrants & Resisting Arrest at Tortoise Rock Casino (May 21)

Life Jacket Trade in Day (May 21)

Search Warrants by Narcotics Team Results in Several Arrests (May 20)

Free Microchip Clinic (May 19)

Clerk “Tased” at Dollar Tree Store (May 18)

Charity Helps, But it's Not the Answer - Mollette (May 18)

Unreported Death in Experimental Wild Mare/Burro Sterilizations - The Cloud Foundation (May 17)

Federal Agency Shifts Blame – Hiding Their Mismanagement of Wild Horse Program - The Cloud Foundation (May 17)

California Needs More Homes - Runner (May 17)

Californians Motoring More - Harkey (May 17)

Convicted Felon Arrested for Possession of Firearms after reports of Shots Fired at a Train (May 17)

Imperial County Department of Public Works Open House (May 17)

"Trump - Putin" - Kamensky Cartoon (May 16)

Police Memorial Week (May 09-15)

Stolen Car & Drug Arrests (May 13)

Arrest for Possession of Pellet Guns on School Grounds (May 13)

Arrest for Involuntary Manslaughter (May 13)

Search & Rescue of Lost Motorcyclist (May 13)

Arrests for Trailer Theft throughout the County (May 12)

Devils Hole Vandals Identified (May 12)

Personal Watercraft Collision Causes Injuries (May 10)

Imperial County Area Agency on Aging Office Relocated (May 10)

Personal Watercraft Explosion (May 09)

Slim Dollars and Opportunities Ahead for Lazy Americans - Mollette (May 09)

Arrest for Felon in Possession of Firearms (May 08)

Fraud Scheme Reminder (May 07)

Attempted Murder (May 07)

Potential $5,000 Reward for Information on 3 Men Who Broke Into Devils Hole Last Weekend (May 07)

Murder at the Slabs (May 03)

More than 40 Illegal Aliens Arrested, Nearly a Ton of Drugs Seized (May 03)

Drive-by Shooting Results in Attempted Murder Charge (May 02)

Results of San Bernardino 11th Nationwide Prescription Drug Take-Back Day (May 02)

Mother Nature Knows Best, How to Manage Wild Horses - Sehart (May 01)

PG&E Determined to have Caused 7th Most Destructive Wildfire in California’s History (Apr 30)

Vandals Apprehended and Charged in Joshua Tree National Park (Apr 30)

Traffic Stop Results in Arrest for Transportation of a Controlled Substance (Apr 30)

Sample Ballots on the way for June 7 Presidential Primary Election (Apr 30)

Border Patrol Arrests 58 Aliens, Seizes more than $600,000 in Marijuana (Apr 30)

Eleventh Nationwide Prescription Drug Take-Back Day (Apr 30)

Yuma Sector Border Patrol Open House (Apr 30)

Eliminate Big Money from Politics - Mollette (Apr 28)

Border Patrol Agents Seize Multiple Drugs Valued at $600,000 Plus (Apr 28)

County Recruiting Poll Workers for June 7 Presidential Primary Election (Apr 27)

Arrest After Mother Leaves 4‑Year Old in Gas Station Bathroom for Hours (Apr 27)

Health Officials Offer Hantavirus Reminder after 10 Rodents Test Positive (Apr 26)

Immigration Checkpoints Prove Hot Spot for Numerous Arrests (Apr 26)

Wild Mustang Killed by BLM…Because She was Old - Winkler (Apr 24)

Imperial County Sheriff’s Office Warrant Phone Scam (Apr 22)

Prince – Musicians Die but Never the Music - Mollette (Apr 22)

Anatomy of a Roundup Video - Kathrens (Apr 19)

Jeff Wade Officially Chief of Police (Apr 18)

Tax Day, America's Most Wonderful Day? - Mollette (Apr 15)

Electric Lawn & Garden Equipment Exchange (Mar 21 - Apr 15)

Splash Pad to Remain Closed (Apr 15)

Information Sought on Growing Threat of Ransomware Attacks (Apr 13)

Proposed Arizona Heritage Trail (Apr 13)

Survey Finds Decrease in Riverside County Homeless Population (Apr 13)

State Home Prices Heading Back to Pre-Recession Levels (Apr 12)

Football Great Will Smith and Mental Illness in America - Mollette (Apr 12)

Two Hikers Helicoptered Out of Deep Creek Spillway (Apr 08)

Yuma Border Patrol Experiencing Drone Activity (Apr 08)

Hunting Badgers after the Divorce - Randles (Apr 08)

Choose Life – It's a Brief Experience - Mollette (Apr 08)

New Blythe Freeway Ramps (Apr 06)

BLM Harasses Captive Horses with a Truck - Fitch (Apr 04)

Canine Team Seizes 28 Pounds of Meth (Apr 02)

Be Happy - Glenn Mollette (Apr 01)

Ginger Kathrens Appointed Humane Advocate to BLM National Advisory Board - Cloud Foundation (Mar 30)

Dust Devil Flips Camper, Causes Injuries (Mar 30)

Human Bones Found in Desert Off I-40 (Mar 28)

Arrest for Elder Abuse (Mar 28)

Helicopter Rescue of Cross-Country Runner (Mar 28)

Child Cruelty – Using Stun Gun (Mar 27)

Another Death at Imperial County Jail (Mar 25)

Border Patrol Rescues Two Illegals Lost in Desert (Mar 23)

Boat Just Purchased – Fire Injures Family (Mar 21)

Pedestrian Hit by Car & Dies (Mar 21)

America Needs the Message of Easter - Mollette (Mar 21)

Colorado River Fair 2016 (Mar 17-20)

Narcotic & Weapons Search Warrant (Mar 18)

Large Drug Seizures at Wellton Border Patrol Station (Mar 17)

Failure to Follow Rescue Instructions Leads to Victim Injuries (Mar 17)

Trumping Freedom of Speech - Mollette (Mar 14)

Colorado River Boating Collision (Mar 13)

Cold Case Murder Investigation (Mar 12)

Arrest Warrant Scam Alert (Mar 09)

Education Requires Using Our Heads - Mollette (Mar 09)

When it Rains – Flood Channels can Kill (Mar 08)

Naked Man Arrested in Disturbance at Gas Station (Mar 08)

Immigration Scam (Mar 06)

Crime Increases in 2015 – Biggest Increase in Unincorporated Areas (Mar 06)

Border Patrol Arrests Illegal Aliens Including One with Warrant for Dangerous Drugs (Mar 03)

Getting to Nome by Dog - Randles (Mar 03)

San Bernardino County Jail Prisoners Sue Over Jail Conditions (Mar 01)

Donald Trump is not Barack Obama - Mollette (Mar 01)

Helicopter Rescue of Injured Woman in Big Falls (Feb 29)

Free Household Hazardous Waste Collection in Blythe (Feb 27)

Got Tires? – Blythe Tire Recycling Event (Feb 27)

Death of Child Investigated by Sheriff as Child Abuse (Feb 26)

Founder of Wild Horse Education Wins Rare Life Courage Award - Eagle Rare (Feb 26)

First Solar Grants $80,000 to Fund Many Local Community Projects (Feb 25)

Helicopter Crew Rescues Lost Hiker on San Bernardino Peak Trail (Feb 23)

The Pope Messed Up, Bush Was Right - Mollette (Feb 23)

Border Patrol Arrests 10, Seizes More Than 400 Pounds of Marijuana (Feb 22)

Riverside County Fair & Date Festival (Feb 12 - 21)

Bruce Hedrick Found Dead (Feb 18)

Scalia's Death, Last Thing We Need (Feb 15)

Need for Protective Language in BLM’s Wild Horse “Transfer of Excess Animals” Proposal - Cloud Foundation (Feb 13)

Imperial County Probation & Juvenile Justice Annual Youth Summit (Feb 13)

Two Arrests for Attempted Murder – Third Suspect Sought (Feb 11)

Agencies Coordinate Rescues in the Sonoran Desert (Feb 11)

Presidential Candidates, Talking and Shaking Hands? - Mollette (Feb 09)

Three Proposals for New Essential Air Service Provider (Feb 07)

Game Plan for Super Bowl 50: Are You Drinking or Are You Driving? (Feb 07)

An Accident to Cool Down the Crowd - Randles (Feb 06)

Search Warrant Results in Four Arrests for Drug Sales (Feb 06)

Border Patrol Arrests 2 US Citizens (Feb 06)

Home Invasion Crime Alert (Feb 04)

“Coffee with a Cop" (Feb 03)

CBP Recruiting for America’s “First Line of Defense" (Feb 01)

Water Outage (Feb 01)

Imperial County Board of Supervisors Modify Regular Board Meeting Times (Jan 30)

Free Composting Workshop in Blythe (Jan 30)

BLM's Barbaric Sterilization Experiments on Captured Wild Mares - American Wild Horse Preservation (Jan 29)

Arrest for Criminal Threats after Barricading Inside Residence (Jan 29)

Suicide at Imperial County Jail (Jan 28)

Riverside County Adopts Short-Term Rental Rules (Jan 27)

Agents Arrest US Citizens on Local Warrants (Jan 26)

Iowa Caucus, reminds me of Groundhog Day - Mollette (Jan 26)

Border Patrol Assists Mexican Officials with Significant Arrest (Jan 26)

It’s Time to Dismantle the BLM, A Criminal Enterprise - Ferm (Jan 25)

Ceremony Held to Honor Fallen Agent (Jan 23)

Mobil Home Explosion (Jan 23)

Felony Arrest Results in Fatal Dog Shooting (Jan 22)

Eight Rodents Test Positive for Hantavirus in Riverside County (Jan 22)

Man Rescued in Desert (Jan 21)

Meth and Heroin Seized at Checkpoints (Jan 21)

18 Aliens Arrested, Some with Significant Criminal Histories (Jan 21)

Homicide on East Hobsonway – Arrests Made (Jan 19)

The Academy, American Success, Merit, and Hard Work - Mollette (Jan 19)

Blythe Bluegrass Festival 2016 (Jan 15-17)

Slaughtering Wild Horses and the BLM: A Fatal Mix - Ferm (Jan 17)

Is Ted Cruz eligible to be president? - McCarthy (Jan 17)

Water Release Management Plan Proposed for Glen Canyon Dam (Jan 16)

Applicants Wanted for Voting Accessibility Advisory Committee (Jan 16)

American's Retirement – Save a Little - Mollette (Jan 16)

Riverside County Crime Continues to Increase (Jan 14)

Escapee into Mexico Returned to US Custody (Jan 14)

Join the U.S. Customs & Border Protection Citizen’s Academy (Jan 11)

Day Hiker Forced to Overnight on Mt. San Jacinto (Jan 11)

Certain Areas of City May Experience Colored Water (Jan 09)

Arrest in Burglary of Occupied Home (Jan 09)

Attempted Home Invasion Leads to 4 Arrests (Jan 08)

Riverside County Opens Emergency Operations Center (Jan 08)

Two Las Vegas Residents Arrested for Robbing Gas Station (Jan 07)

Crossin Off Those New Year Resolutions? - Randles (Jan 07)

Final Results of Riverside County DUI Enforcement Campaign (Jan 06)

Lawsuit Filed to Stop BLM from Sterilizing Idaho Wild Horse Herd - Cloud Foundation (Jan 06)

Medical Insurance is Expensive - Mollette (Jan 06)

Police Need Help Finding Bruce Hedrick (Jan 04)

Kayakers Rescued (Jan 04)




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