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Riverside County Newswire

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  1. Parolee Who Shot Hemet Man Sentenced to Six YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Patch.com

    ... guilty on Wednesday to being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm. Under the plea agreement, the Riverside County District Attorney's Office dropped charges of attempted murder and assault with a firearm. "It was an appropriate resolution to ...

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  2. Convicted killer confesses to 1982 cold case murder of Fullerton manRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wave

    ... Frank "Bart" Marshall, in Fullerton. Campbell is already serving life sentences for two other murders in Riverside County. David Richard Campbell is led into Superior Court on Friday morning in Santa Ana for sentencing in the 1982 cold case murder ...

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  3. Climate Change: Inland lawmakers weigh impacts of Senate billsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Press-Enterprise

    Supporters and opponents of climate change legislation pending in the California Legislature have established online petitions for the public to urge their legislators to vote for or against the bills. What's Happening Now: SB 32 and SB 350 passed the Senate in June.

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  4. Real Estate: Hotel sales volume in SoCal shows 61 percent mid-year gainRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    ... and San Bernardino counties and transactions totaled $89.1 million. The largest and most expensive Riverside County hotel sale was Renaissance Palm Springs, a 410-room property selling for $65 million. The largest hotel to be sold in San Bernardino ...

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  5. Closure Planned at 71/91 Interchange in CoronaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The bridge linking the Corona Expressway to the Riverside Freeway will be partially shut down a week from today for a two-day widening project, during which detours will be in effect. According to the Riverside County Transportation Commission, the southbound 71 connector to the eastbound 91 will be closed beginning at 9 p.m. Sept.

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  6. Aid-in-dying bill moves forward with one conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... session in 2016, not the special session this year. Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez , R-Lake Elsinore (Riverside County), said the aid-in-dying legislation did not fit the mission of the special session. Melendez, who is vice chair of the special ...

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  7. Suspects Sought in La Quinta Home InvasionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A search was on for two men who forced their way into a La Quinta home and robbed a woman at gunpoint, authorities said. The home invasion robbery happened at 9:50 a.m. Tuesday in the 44000 block of Via Rosa, Riverside County Sheriff's Department Sgt.

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  8. Three Minors Arrested in Stolen-Vehicle Assault on Sheriff's DeputyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Three juveniles in a stolen vehicle almost hit a Riverside County Sheriff's Department deputy Friday during an attempted traffic stop, authorities said. At 3:11 a.m., a sheriff's deputy attempted a stop on a reported stolen vehicle near Paula and Pontiac roads in Jurupa Valley, sheriff's Sgt.

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  9. Eleven Confirmed Human Cases of West Nile Virus in Riverside CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Eleven human cases of West Nile Virus have been confirmed in Riverside County this year, the Northwest Mosquito and Vector Control District said Thursday. The most recent case was detected Tuesday, said Barbara Cole, director of disease control at the California Department of Public Health.

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  10. Lake ElsinoreLAKE ELSINORE: Man arrested on suspicion of indecent exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    Riverside County sheriff's deputies arrested a 28-year-old man who authorities say exposed himself to people multiple times in the Rosetta Canyon area of Lake Elsinore. Aaron Vincent Acevedo, 28, was arrested Wednesday, Sept.

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  11. Man Arrested for Multiple Indecent Exposure IncidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A man suspected of exposing himself to multiple female victims over a six-month period was behind bars Thursday, authorities said. Aaron Vincent Acevedo, 28, was booked at the Southwest Detention Center in Murrieta on six counts of indecent exposure, Riverside County Sheriff's Department Sgt.

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  12. 3-Month-Old Tiger Cub Found In Riverside County's San JacintoRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Together Every 10 Minutes [...] SAN JACINTO (CBSLA.com) - A 3-month-old tiger cub was found on Thursday in Riverside County and has been taken to an animal shelter in Phelan. The tiger, which was found in San Jacinto, was transferred to the Forever ...

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  13. County receives $4 million for endangered species protectionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Idyllwild Town Crier Online

    In August, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced the awarding of more than $37 million in grants for endangered or threatened species in 20 states throughout the U.S. Riverside County received $4 million in two grants, and other California entities received another $8 million for various land acquisition and management projects.

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  14. Overnight House, Trailer Fire Contained Quickly by FirefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    ... he 42100 block of Schmidt Drive in Aguanga, about 20 miles south of Hemet, according to April Newman of the Riverside County Fire Department. A small trailer also burned.

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  15. San Quentin inmate on death row for more that 25 years dies of natural causesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Inside Bay Area

    A 69-year-old inmate has died while awaiting execution at San Quentin State Prison for a 1989 murder in Riverside County. Seaton was sentenced to death in 1989 by a Riverside County jury for the 1986 first-degree murder of Willis Paul Jones during a robbery at Jones' home.

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  16. San Quentin Death Row Inmate Dies of Natural Causes Awaiting ExecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    An inmate on Death Row since 1989 for a 1986 Riverside County murder conviction died Friday of natural causes, San Quentin State Prison officials said Thursday. Ronald Harold Seaton, 69, was pronounced dead at Marin General Hospital, but the announcement was withheld pending notification of his next of kin, officials said.

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  17. San Quentin inmate dies while awaiting executionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRON 4

    A 69-year-old inmate has died while awaiting execution at San Quentin State Prison for a 1989 murder in Riverside County. Seaton was sentenced to death in 1989 by a Riverside County jury for the 1986 first-degree murder of Willis Paul Jones during a robbery at Jones' home.

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  18. Public Safety: Crime statistics now just a click awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Press-Enterprise

    There are two components to the website's section on in-custody deaths from 2005 to 2014: a sortable Excel spreadsheet and a web page that can be filtered by manner of death, ethnicity, county, year, and agency type, such as police, sheriff, CHP, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation or a specific agency. Visitors will learn that there have been 119 reported in-custody deaths for the Riverside County Sheriff's Department and 123 reported for the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department in the 10-year period.

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  19. Supervisors OK funds for pestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Press-Enterprise

    Riverside County supervisors have approved a plan to divert part of a landfill fee to pay for vector control efforts in the county's unincorporated communities. After being threatened by a lack of money, efforts to fight mosquitoes and other disease-carrying pests in parts of Riverside County have a new, long-term funding source.

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  20. EDITORIAL: Riverside reconsiders jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Press-Enterprise

    Fiscal pressures and a lack of jail space have prompted the Riverside County Board of Supervisors to take an active interest in alternatives to incarceration. So long as the county continues to follow this route, it should be a win-win for taxpayers and public safety.

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