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Palm Desert, California is located in Riverside County. Zip codes in Palm Desert, CA include 92261, 92255, and 92260. The median home price in Palm Desert is $330,000 which is roughly $195/per square foot. More Palm Desert information.

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Local news for Palm Desert, CA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

9 hrs ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Indio doctor to give up medical license, accused of negligence and overprescribing

Kathy Creedon, a former Palm Desert resident, said her son Ryan was a drug addict, but that didn't stop Dr. Rudolpho Alegria, a physician and surgeon, from prescribing dangerous doses of prescription drugs to the 21-year-old at his Indio practice on Miles Avenue.

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9 hrs ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Your next meal could cost more

"In the next two to three months, I believe we're going to see a 15 to 20 percent increase in pricing as the produce becomes more scarce prices are going to rise," said Jim Madala, Produce Director/Buyer for Jensen's.

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12 hrs ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Elderly man accused of DUI fails to show at court hearing

An 83-year-old Palm Desert man who crashed his car into a fence at an elementary school, where a 10-year-old student was struck by flying debris and ended up losing a leg, failed to show up for a court hearing Tuesday because he was confused about the date, according to his attorney.

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Yesterday | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Watch out for Bighorn Sheep crossing Highway 74

Bighorn Sheep are being spotted more frequently around the desert. They're on golf courses and many drivers are seeing them up on Highway 74. Mating season is underway, meaning a large presence of bighorn sheep are out and about.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Africanized killer bee hive found in La Quinta

It was noticed before someone got hurt, but the homeowner who lives near it says it took too long for local agencies to figure out who was responsible for getting rid of it.

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Cactus Thorns

Riverside County Sheriff's 17th Annual Law Enforcement Explorer Academy

From July 20th, through July 25th, 2014, the Explorer Post 507 from the Palm Desert Sheriff's Station proudly represented the Riverside County Sheriff's Department, and the respective partner contract cities of Palm Desert, Rancho Mirage, and Indian Wells, while attending the 17th Annual Law Enforcement Academy.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Monsoons bring thunder and lightning to the valley

This week's dry, scorching heat gave way to heavy humidity, rain and rumbling. "I heard the lightning and the thunder and we had probably a quarter inch of rain," said Paul Copeskey of Rancho Mirage.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

KESQ-TV Palm Desert

juan Carlos Alcala accused in double murder in Palm Desert

A judge on Friday ordered a Palm Desert man accused of fatally shooting his neighbor's 24-year-old son and 2-year-old granddaughter to undergo two psychological examinations.

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Patch.com

Weather Warning: Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory

The National Weather Service has issued an Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Central Riverside County, including Palm Desert.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Ron Cohn to Celebrate Birthday with a Cole Porter Cabaret Show, 8/17

Local performer Ron Cohn will celebrate his birthday with a cabaret show about his favorite composer, Cole Porter at the Arthur Newman Theater at the Joslyn Center in Palm Desert on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 2 PM.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Keep AC Running Smoothly with Maintenance

As Coachella Valley temperatures consistently rise above 110 degrees, it is important for consumers to be aware of home air conditioning systems and potential problems that could arise.

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Patch.com

Six Residents Displaced by Palm Desert House Fire

A dryer fire in Palm Desert displaced three adults and three children today, a county fire department spokeswoman said.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Patch.com

Free Ice Cream for Donors at Blood Drive Challenge

Posted by Alexander Nguyen Donors can get a coupon for a free pint of Baskin-Robbins ice cream at a Palm Desert blood drive Tuesday.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Press-Enterprise

Palm Desert: Vehicle collides with bus; 2 injured

Two people were injured after a vehicle struck a stopped bus that was picking up passengers in Palm Desert Monday, July 21, authorities said.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Palm Desert man living in Ukraine reacts to escalating tension

"It's quite an experience being in the Ukraine." Doug Diekmann of Palm Desert has been living in Kharkiv, a city in north-eastern Ukraine since March.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Apartment fire in Palm Desert displaces 4 adults

The blaze was reported about 2:20 p.m. at The Regent, located at 73373 Country Club Drive.

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The Press-Enterprise

Desert Hot Springs: Woman who died in hot tub Id'd

The Coroner's Office on Friday afternoon identified the woman who was found submerged in a hot tub at the Park West Mobile Home Park in Desert Hot Springs as Kathleen Roberts.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Press-Enterprise

The PassBANNING: Museum takes glimpse into firefighting past

PURPOSE: In 1890, San Bernardino put in a water system that used gravity-fed pumps to get the water through iron pipes to fire hydrants at most intersections in the city.

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HotelChatter

Palm Springs: Five Essential Palm Springs Hotel Spas

Palm Springs : a place so good we're devoting an entire week to it. To celebrate summer in the desert, longtime Palm Springs lover juliab will be sharing tips for the perfect PS stay all week.

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KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Earthquake strikes 17 miles south-southwest of La Quinta

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.4 struck Thursday about 11 miles north-northwest of Borrego Springs, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

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Excessive Heat Warning for Riverside County was issued at July 30 at 2:18AM PDT

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