Curated, HyperLocal, Riverside News: Get Your Riverside On!

  • Pasadena Star-News
    An autopsy found fentanyl in his system. (Photo by Kevin Sullivan, Orange County Register/SCNG) The good news, if there is any, is that opioid prescriptions and drug-related emergency room visits have declined in Orange, Los Angeles, Riverside and San Bernardino counties — as well as in California as a whole — since 2014. The not-so-good ne ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    Her son saw TV news coverage that showed her home being destroyed by the fire and her car still in the driveway. According to Riverside County coroner’s officials, Arvickson died in her home. Late Friday, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department reported that it had found the remains of a second person in the Calimesa mobile home park.
  • SFGate
    The cause of the fire remains under investigation. To the east in Riverside County, a 1.5-square-mile (3.8-square-kilometer) fire that destroyed dozens of mobile homes and left two people dead last week is 94% contained. That fire ignited when a trash truck driver dumped a burning load amid winds.
  • Washington Post
    The winds, known as Santa Anas, died down over the weekend, giving firefighters in northern Los Angeles and Riverside counties a chance to contain the fires. As of Monday, the evacuation orders for those potentially in the path of the Saddleridge and Sandalwood fires had been lifted and the fires mostly contained. Southern California Edison ...
  • NBC Los Angeles
    Firefighters in Los Angeles and Riverside counties increased containment lines around wildfires that broke out during volatile windy and dry conditions in Southern California. Three people have died in the wildfires, sparked at one of the most dangerous times of the year for fires in California. Some evacuated residents, many who spent anxious ...
  • YAHOO!
    Gavin Newsom’s declared states of emergency in Los Angeles and Riverside Counties, Health Net ... We offer these health plans and services through Health Net, LLC and its subsidiaries: Health Net of California, Inc., Health Net Life Insurance Company and Health Net Community Solutions, Inc. These entities are wholly owned subsidiaries ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    In Riverside County, a blaze that broke out Thursday afternoon quickly swept through a mobile home park in Calimesa, killing a resident who was unable to escape the flames, officials said Friday. Here’s a map of all the fires currently burning in California. Power outages. Earlier this week, Pacific Gas & Electric Co. shut off electricity to ...
  • Mercury News
    Wildfires raging in Los Angeles and Riverside counties, including the Saddleridge fire in Sylmar and the Sandalwood ... Earlier Friday, Newsom announced that California received a Fire Management Assistance Grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to ensure resourced were available to continue fighting the Saddleridge fire.
  • East Bay Times
    Wildfires raging in Los Angeles and Riverside counties, including the Saddleridge fire in Sylmar and the Sandalwood fire in Calimesa, prompted Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday to issue an emergency proclamation for those two counties. Earlier Friday, Newsom announced that California received a Fire Management Assistance Grant from the Federal ...
  • KTLA
    Newsom also declared a state of emergency for Los Angeles County as well as Riverside County, where the Eagle ... helping the tens of thousands of Californians affected by these fires,” Newsom said in a statement. “California thanks the White House for their timely response to our request, which will ensure the communities grappling ...
  • Time on MSN.com
    The Riverside County Emergency Management Department has opened a care and reception center at the Calimesa Senior Center and parts of County Line Road are currently shut down. In an attempt to prevent the spread of wildfires, which can ignite along active power lines, California utility companies have announced earlier this week they planned ...
  • YAHOO!
    Two of the fires, the Reche Fire in Moreno Valley and the Wolf Fire in Riverside County, have been fully contained. In 2017 and 2018, California experienced the deadliest and most destructive wildfires in its history, fueled by drought, an unprecedented buildup of dry vegetation and extreme winds, according to the California Department of ...
  • Bloomberg
    About 100,000 people were displaced, police said. East of Los Angeles, another fire -- named Sandalwood -- in Riverside County has burned 823 acres. Further west, the Wendy blaze in Ventura County has burned 91 acres, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection. For more, listen to this mini-podcast on California’s ...
  • Newsweek
    Firefighters are battling multiple blazes across California as gale-force winds and dry weather posed a critical fire threat. More here: https://t.co/QENEiEBPd6 pic.twitter.com/Eec8BIjkvs — Reuters Top News (@Reuters) October 11, 2019 Multiple fires erupted in Riverside County California on Thursday, burning about 600 acres of land there ...
  • CNN on MSN.com
    Multiple fires are raging in Riverside County, California, affecting over 700 acres in the area and destroying multiple buildings in a mobile home park. The largest of the three fires is the Sandalwood Fire in Calimesa, which is approximately 500 acres with 0% contained, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. Located at the ...

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