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Inside Desert Politics: Lawmakers discuss the new Marlboro men, high school-aged vapers  The Desert Sun

Hi, subscribers! Desert Sun political reporter Sam Metz, here. I'm subbing in for your regular Inside Desert Politics host Marie McCain, who returns next week.

Indio High School disciplines students involved in football fight  KESQ

Following an investigation, Indio High School disciplines students involved in the fight with Desert Hot Springs players during the freshman football game.

Lockdown lifted at Indio High School following confrontation near campus  KESQ

Indio High School is on lockdown following a confrontation near the campus.

First responders hold 2nd active shooter drill at Indio High School in a week  KESQ

The Indio Police Department and Calfire are holding an active shooter training drill all day Thursday at Indio High School. It is a training exercise.

At least 20 students to be disciplined for Indio-DHS football game fight  KESQ

INDIO, Calif.- - 20-22 students who played in the freshmen football game between Indio High School and Desert Hot Springs High School will be disciplined for ...

Friday's high school football scores: Palm Desert vs. La Quinta, CV vs. Indio  The Desert Sun

It's Rivalry Week for Week 9, and games include Coachella Valley at Indio and La Quinta at Palm Desert.

Cal Fire contains fire near Indio High School, no injuries reported  KESQ

The fire was reported at 12:26 p.m. on the 81-000 block of Highway 111 in Indio. Students at Indio High School have been evacuated to the football field.

Indio community rallies around Mayor's Cup game, but it's not yet a true rivalry  The Desert Sun

Indio and Shadow Hills are sparking up a new rivalry in the desert, but the football needs to be more competitive to add legitimacy.

CIF basketball playoff brackets out: Indio happy with league title, hungry for 'added toppings'  The Desert Sun

Indio High School senior point guard Isaiah Riley said he wasn't really following the Rajahs' basketball team the last time they won a league title. "I was in ...

Calif. high schools' varsity game cancelled after brawl at freshman game  USA TODAY High School Sports

The senior night football game between the Indio (Palm Desert, Calif.) and Desert Hot Springs (Calif). high school varsity teams was cancelled after a brawl took ...

It took 8 years, but Indio High School debuts 'beautiful' renovated campus  The Desert Sun

When Bill Sachs and his wife Kay walked onto the newly rebuilt Indio High School campus Friday afternoon, the first words out of his mouth were "Wow, who ...

Authorities wrap up investigation, fill in holes they dug in yard of Indio house  The Desert Sun

Authorities dug up the backyard of a small house in Indio; drug- and body-sniffing dogs helped. They left empty-handed after filling in the holes.

Indio High School students confuse Imperial threat for local  KESQ

Campus security is a major concern following last week's mass shooting at a high school in Florida. On Wednesday, tensions at Indio High School were even ...

Kansas State Hall of Fame coach Bill Snyder began career at Indio HS  KESQ

College Hall of Fame football coach Bill Snyder began his head coaching career at Indio High School from 1967 to 1968.

PSIFF screening films at local high schools to inspire students  KESQ

Students from high schools in the eastern Coachella Valley got the chance to learn about the films being shown at the Palm Springs International Film Festival ...

Yucca wrestling pins the competition | Sports  Hi-Desert Star

YUCCA VALLEY — The Yucca Valley High School wrestling teams had an eventful seven days, traveling to Banning High School Nov. 30 and hosting Indio ...

Hazmat crew responds to John Glenn Middle School due to stink bomb  KESQ

INDIO, Calif.- - A hazmat crew has responded to John Glenn Middle School in Indio due to stink bomb being set off before 10:00 a.m. this morning according to ...

Indio High School on brief lockdown  KESQ

Indio High School was on a lockdown early Thursday morning.

Horse in parade at Indio fair dies in front of families, police say  The Desert Sun

Police vehicles and screens were placed around the scene "out of respect for the horse and the public," a spokesman said.

Indio principal took school from 'scary' to top ranking  The Desert Sun

As Indio High School Principal Rudy Ramirez gets ready to retire, he looks back at 24 years at the school.

Desert Sands Unified School District releases graduation schedule  KESQ

Graduation season has arrived and Desert Sands Unified School District has released its graduation dates.

Trojan golf still undefeated in league play | Sports  Hi-Desert Star

YUCCA VALLEY — The Trojan golf team faced off against longtime competitors Indio High School Tuesday and won the match with a 70-stroke lead.

Coachella Valley Fire Prompts School Evacuation  Palm Desert, CA Patch

Fire Breaks Out In Indio - Palm Desert, CA - A fire at a commercial structure sent black smoke billowing into the Coachella Valley on Wednesday.

The new Indio elementary school named after former Indian Wells mayor  The Desert Sun

An elementary school set to open in north Indio next fall will be named after Indian Wells' former Mayor Richard Oliphant, a local developer and philanthropist.

CSUSB Palm Desert Campus To Host 2019 Academic WorldQuest

CSUSB Palm Desert Campus To Host 2019 WorldQuest - Palm Desert, CA - The Charles & Priscilla Porter Academic WorldQuest Competition is sponsored by ...

Indio High School student, 15, killed in I-10 crash  The Desert Sun

Grief counselors were on hand at the school Thursday, a district spokeswoman said.

2 students arrested after gun reported at Indio HS  KESQ

Indio police are investigating a report of a gun on campus at Indio High School Thursday morning.

Holiday hangover doesn't stop Rattlers from grabbing tournament opening victory  The Desert Sun

As one might expect, Rancho Mirage was not its sharpest on day after Christmas, but still earned an easy tourney win.

Here are the Coachella Valley council candidates you'll see on the ballot this election  The Desert Sun

Campaign season is back in full swing in the Coachella Valley following the 5 p.m. filing deadline for city council candidates. While most cities will have some ...

Indio high school girls breaking barriers on football field  KESQ

For three seasons it's been Martin White in charge of the football sidelines at Indio High School and when fall turns to winter he's leading the Rajahs' girls ...

Skills from ‘the other side’

APPLE VALLEY — Coachella Valley High School student Matthew King, 17, in his second year participating in the SkillsUSA Regional Competition, said he has ...

Vote for the Play of the Week!  KESQ

Week 6 is over but we still need to know who is our play of the week!

Week 1 high school football scores & highlights  KESQ

Football is back! The 2018 season starts on Friday night with a handful of area teams in action. Sports Director Blake Arthur, Cody Krupp, and the entire team will ...

Security drills planned for Desert Sands Unified School District  KESQ

Desert Sands Unified School District spokeswoman Mary Perry has announced that two district schools will be conducting security drills this week.

Palm Desert defense gets the accolades, but don't sleep on the offense  The Desert Sun

The Palm Desert defense is top-notch, but the Aztecs' offense is gaining confidence week by week.

Police to conduct active shooter training at Desert Hot Springs High School  KESQ

DESERT HOT SPRINGS, Calif. - The Desert Hot Springs Police Department will conduct an active shooter training exercise at Desert Hot Springs High School ...

Copper thefts force Shadow Hills High School's baseball team to reschedule games  KESQ

Baseball players were left fighting for sunlight after copper was stolen from the Shadow Hills High School stadium lights last Wednesday.

PTA president with financial background used ATMs to steal $22K from school, police say  The Desert Sun

A former PTA president is facing grand theft charges for allegedly embezzling more than $22,000 from Herbert Hoover Elementary School in Indio.

Desert Sands announces first day, other school dates  The Desert Sun

Desert Sands Unified announces first day, graduation, holidays and myriad dates in between for families to use in planning next school year.

Jeff Stone rails against Democrats for public safety and tax policies on the campaign trail  The Desert Sun

On a Friday afternoon in October, State Sen. Jeff Stone stopped by the Cliff House restaurant for a La Quinta Rotary Club meeting to provide a “Sacramento ...

Indio charter school to open in August  The Desert Sun

Desert families will soon have a new elementary education option in Indio where a charter school has been approved to open in August.

16-year-old Indio homicide victim identified  The Desert Sun

The Riverside County Coroner's Office confirmed Monday that 16-year-old Elian Lopez was shot and killed Friday night at an apartment complex in Indio.

New 14-screen movie theater coming to Indio, a community Maya Cinemas sees as under-served  The Desert Sun

Founded by film producer Moctesuma Esparza, Maya Cinemas' mission is to develop movie theaters in locations with a strong Latino presence.

Coroner identifies teen who was shot to death in Indio  KESQ

INDIO, Calif. - Authorities have identified the teenager who was shot to death in Indio late Friday night. The coroner confirmed that 16-year-old Elian Lopez died ...

Phase-1 of $100M project complete at Indio High School  KESQ

Students returned to Indio High School after winter break to a very different campus. News Channel 3 and CBS Local 2's Samantha Cortese has your first look at ...

Police investigate Desert Hot Springs homicide  KESQ

DESERT HOT SPRINGS, Calif. - Update - 11/13/18: Desert Hot Springs have arrested a suspect. photo. Albert Marchain. photo. Albert Marchain. 27-year-old ...

Woman agrees to come down from I-10 overpass, ending standoff that delayed freeway traffic  The Desert Sun

Authorities successfully talked a suicidal woman into not jumping to her death at I-10 and Monterey Avenue.

New coach, new direction as Desert Christian Academy will play 11-man football in 2018  The Desert Sun

Former Indio football coach George Thomas has taken over the Desert Christian Academy football team as they prepare to enter 11-man football in 2018.

He was an athlete and a college-bound honor student. Then a concussion stole it all.  The Desert Sun

Kevin Salamone, a Shadow Hills High senior, was hit in the head twice during a soccer game last year. His life has never been the same.

A Neighborly Affair: Mike Wilson and Waymond Fermon Bring Different Political Values to Their Race in Indio's District 2  Coachella Valley Independent

On Nov. 6, Indio voters will cast their ballots in the city's first district-based elections, after the City Council moved away from “at large” or cit...

Lady Trojans tennis bring home landslide win | Sports  Hi-Desert Star

YUCCA VALLEY — The girls tennis players from Yucca Valley High School have entered a battle for second place in the Desert Valley League after notching a ...

Indio fires football coach George Thomas  The Desert Sun

Indio High School won just two football games over the last three years, and as a result, the school has decided to make a coaching change, The Desert Sun has ...

La Quinta council race: What you should know about the old Sam's Club and SilverRock  The Desert Sun

La Quinta City Council candidates respond to questions about SilverRock, blighted buildings and city art.

League changes shake up local high school sports landscape  The Desert Sun

After a meeting with the Citrus Belt area athletic directors on Monday, teams across the Coachella Valley will see major changes in regards to their league ...

Trojan soccer wins big despite heavy rain | Sports  Hi-Desert Star

YUCCA VALLEY –– The Yucca Valley High School girls soccer team didn't let bad weather stop them from making a big splash in their home opener Thursday ...

'Kids With Guns Protocol' highlighted after Indio HS incident  KESQ

Following Thursday's incident at Indio High School, where two students were arrested after a gun was reported on campus, KESQ and CBS Local 2 is taking a ...

In California, A High School That Cheers A-R-A-B-S  NPR

Last week, Coachella Valley High School came under fire for the name of its mascot — the Arab. The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee sent a letter ...

A private struggle, a public battle: High youth suicide attempts lead to calls for change in the Coachella Valley  The Desert Sun

Valerie Reyes, 18, was a star student at Indio High School. She got straight A's and was a varsity volleyball player and cheerleader. She was popular, bright and ...

DSUSD announces staff changes at several schools  KESQ

Officials with the Desert Sands Unified School District sent out a notice Thursday about staff changes at several schools.

Progressives on the March: A New Indio-Based Political Group's First Act—Supporting a Candidate Running Against Indio's Controversial Mayor  Coachella Valley Independent

A new grassroots community organization wants this to be the “Year of Indio”—and the first step the group is taking to make that happen is supporting...

Valley school takes anti-bullying pledge  KESQ

Recent studies show an increase in cyber bullying across the country. On Friday students at a middle school in Indio took an anti-bullying pledge, after hearing ...

RivCo Girl, 15, Struck by Multiple Vehicles on I-10 After Falling from Overpass: CHP

INDIO, CA - A pedestrian fatally struck Wednesday by multiple vehicles on Interstate 10 in Indio, moments after being seen standing on the Jackson Street ...

Indio City Manager Dan Martinez abruptly resigns after leading the city for seven years  The Desert Sun

Indio City Manager Dan Martinez resigned from his position Wednesday after leading the east Coachella Valley community for the past seven years, the city ...

Coachella Valley students shadow Riverside County employees  KESQ

Nearly 100 Coachella Valley high school students shadowed County Supervisor V. Manuel Perez and other county employees today during the 15th annual ...

No charges filed in crash that killed Pedro Del Real  KESQ

Update: The Indio Police Department has completed its investigation into the death of 15-year-old Pedro Del Real, the boy who was hit and killed by a car while ...

Beaumont Police say no threat to school  KESQ

Police in Beaumont say there is no credible threat to Beaumont High School after online postings Tuesday morning.

Students organize car wash to help raise funds for Indio teen's funeral service  KESQ

Hundreds gathered to help raise money for the Leon family, who recently lost their 15-year-old daughter, Elizabeth Castro Leon, on Wednesday.

Palm Desert HS Students Win Free Trip to Washington, D.C.

Palm Desert, CA - Palm Desert High School students battled for scholarships in 12th annual Charles and Priscilla Porter Academic WorldQuest competition.

Woman who triggered human trafficking case against Hemet man testifies  Press-Enterprise

INDIO – A former student at an Indio high school testified Monday, March 13, that a “woman” she met on Facebook, who prosecutors allege was actually a ...

Teen killed Saturday after being stabbed in Indio ID'd  The Desert Sun

INDIO – An 18-year-old Indio man was arrested Saturday on suspicion of murder after another teenager was found fatally stabbed, Indio police said.

Idyllwild Fourth of July Meets 'Tall' Order With All-American Parade  Palm Springs Life

Charles “Chip” Shelley dons his Uncle Sam costume to help give the Idyllwild Fourth of July parade its All-American appeal.

Patrick "Bubba" Rivenes officially named head football coach at La Quinta high school  KESQ

LA QUINTA, Calif. - Patrick "Bubba" Rivenes has officially been named the head coach of La Quinta's football team, returning to his alma mater and replacing ...

Our midseason Elite 11: Two new local football players break into the top group  The Desert Sun

After five weeks of the high school football season, our sports reporters reevaluate who the 11 best players in the Coachella Valley have been this season.

District re-emphasizes "no credibility" to Rancho Mirage High threat  KESQ

Palm Springs Unified School District sent out a message this morning to emphasize that there is "no credibility" to a threat issued to Rancho Mirage High.

The Desert Sun: Looking back on 90 years of our Coachella Valley history  The Desert Sun

The Desert Sun, founded in 1927 as a weekly, four-page newspaper, has served Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley for 90 years.

37 Coachella Valley cyclists have been killed since 2002. CV Link can be 'next step' for safety  The Desert Sun

More than 10 years ago, when research into the possibility for a pathway to connect the Coachella Valley's eastern and western edges began, the CV Link may ...

California Schools Barred 'Redskins' as Team Name  Al Jazeera America

California is now the first state in the nation to prohibit public schools from using the term “redskin” as a team name or mascot. On Sunday, Gov. Jerry Brown ...

Student's social media post prompts police to lock down CVHS  KESQ

Police locked down Coachella Valley High School for about 15 minutes early Wednesday morning after a student allegedly made a threat on social media.

Rotary Honors La Colina Theater Teacher as Class Act  Noozhawk

Shannon Saleh, La Colina Junior High performing arts teacher, has been recognized by the Rotary Club of Santa Barbara for her outstanding work and ...

Valley students reap lessons from live stock care  The Desert Sun

East valley 4-H clubs, FFA and Grange encourage agricultural studies and careers.

Top Riverside County Students Recognized at Awards Dinner

Palm Desert, CA - Top students from 55 Riverside County comprehensive public high schools were honored at academic awards dinner.

These states pay the teachers the most. Where does your state fall?  Asbury Park Press

Does your state have the highest or lowest paid school teachers?

Fifteen kids reported this pedophile. They left him in the classroom anyway.  The Desert Sun

Robert Keith Bryan was accused of touching students in 1985, 1992, 1994 and 2007. Complaints were buried, disbelieved, ignored and forgotten.

Tyler Kelleher crowned 2016 Queen Scheherazade  KESQ

The Riverside County Fair and National Date Festival has a new Queen Scheherazade.

La Quinta Middle School student detained for realistic looking air pistol  KESQ

A student was caught with a realistic-looking air pistol at La Quinta Middle School today.

Hemet man found guilty of recruiting teen prostitutes over Facebook  Press-Enterprise

A Hemet man who posed as a woman on Facebook and solicited women and teenage girls to engage in sex acts for money, including two Indio high school ...

Being Big Ed | California Magazine  CALIFORNIA

On mornings he can't sleep, Ed White will brew up a pot of coffee, wander out to his studio, and paint through sunrise. Insomnia or no insomnia, he's out there at ...

Former Chargers lineman/artist Ed White  KFMB News 8

Ed White is the former Chargers lineman who enjoyed a 17 year career in the NFL. He played nine years with the Minnesota Vikings before playing with the ...

Las Vegas shooting: California victims among the dead and wounded  The Desert Sun

A Simi Valley school office manager was one of the California victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting Sunday night.

Bogh Engineering Uses 3DR Site Scan to Make Surveying Workflow 4X More Productive

Berkeley, CA, April 7th, 2017 –– 3DR, makers of Site Scan, the leading drone data platform for engineering and construction, today announced the results of ...

Wonder Woman fans call Gal Gadot a role model ahead of Palm Springs International Film Festival  KESQ

The newest heroine to hit the big screen, Gal Gadot, will receive the Rising Star Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival next Tuesday for her ...

Why 10 Million Kids Are Laughing to Pass Tests  ABC News

There's a reason why nearly 10 million kids a month come to Shmoop to get help with test-prep and studying: The site is funny--funny in an adolescent ...

ROI with UAVs in construction: How large and small firms are using drones  Windpower Engineering

The many ways in which drones can impact how construction professionals might approach a project have been well documented, but recent changes to ...

4 Temecula Students Named Among Countys 10 Brightest

Temecula, CA - Great Oak High School's Alison Long, Marianne Dang and Jae Shin, and Chaparral High School's Yuzhu (Emma) Mei, were named to Riverside ...

New court to reign as ambassadors of 70th Annual County Fair  The Record Gazette

On Nov. 21, 2015, the Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival held the Queen Scheherazade Scholarship Pageant at the Fairgrounds in Indio.

Vista Murrieta Student Named to All-County Academic Team

Murrieta, CA - Roger William Ibarra, a senior at Vista Murrieta High School, was among 10 students named to the All-County Adademic Team in a ceremony ...

Meet Fear The Walking Dead’s Lincoln A. Castellanos  Undead Walking

A teaser for Fear The Walking Dead featured a young man named Lincoln A. Castellanos who stole the scene with his earnest and heartfelt acting.

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