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You Ask. We Investigate.® Soccer Fields Across Coachella Valley Going Dark

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The days are getting shorter, so some residents in Coachella like Joaquin Solis are asking the city for more light on community parks, so they can enjoy a little evening athletic activity. Solis recently asked KMIR to investigate the issue saying, "it seems every we're in the valley there is no place to play soccer. A group of my friends and I try to play after 7pm so it can cool down but the lights never stay on they always turn off."

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Palm Springs

You Ask. We Investigate. ® Mobile Home Park Flooding Video included

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Scott Coe who lives at Horizon Mobile Village in Palm Springs says when the valley was drenched by that downpour earlier this month he already knew what would happen, "Water comes off the hill here it switches back towards my garage and floods through my garage," adding the water rushes and pools next to his mobile home then gets into his bedroom flooding it and the living room.  

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Palm Springs, CA

You Ask. We Investigate.® Overtaxing At Palm Springs Business

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In this world, nothing is certain but death and taxes  And if you're not careful, sometimes the latter is more than it should be.

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Palm Desert, CA

You Ask. We Investigate. ® Too Many Turtles In Civic Center Park? Video included

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They may be slow, but the turtles at Civic Center Park in Palm Desert are quickly growing in numbers. 

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UPDATE: Sources Reveal New Information on Missing Couple

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Since their disappearance three months ago we've heard from the families and friends of 28-year-old Jonathan Darling Reynoso and 26-year-old Audrey Moran. They've been pleading to anyone who knows something to come forward. 

If you have information call Riverside County Sheriff's at (760)-393-3544.

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You Ask. We Investigate.® Palm Springs To Consider Replacing Traffic Median After Drunk Driver Crash Video included

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A traffic median in Palm Springs remains in disrepair after a drunk driver destroyed the welcome portal in March. On Wednesday night, the city of Palm Springs will consider removing the median and replace it with something else. 

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You Ask. We Investigate.® Chromium 6 Levels in Water at School Video included

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A local school alerts parents about elevated levels of Chromium 6 at Westside Elementary in Thermal.

The Coachella Valley Water District tells us water at the school is similar to that of many of their customers.

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You Ask. We Investigate. ® Whitewater Rest Area Closed Again Video included

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Truck drivers depend on rest stops.  "If there's not a safe place to park and you pull over to the side of the road or something like that then, you're creating a safety hazard," says Eric Rutledge who has been driving a big rig for nearly a decade. For truckers rest is critical. 

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You Ask.  We Investigate.® Secret on Your Receipt

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With the new year the sales tax in California actually went down, but you may still be paying it.

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The Burning Question: How Do You Retire An American Flag?

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For many, the American flag the strongest symbol of national freedom, pride and love of country. But what do you do when the flag you hold so dearly is tattered beyond repair? Do you still use it? Throw it away? 

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You Ask. We Investigate ®: Taken For a Ride Video included

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Two years ago Marjorie Harrell suffered a medical emergency. Her son called 911. She says something was off with her Parkinson's medication. 

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A Rocky Road In Cathedral City Could Force Family To Sell Home

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Imagine saving your hard earned money for years and then investing every penny of that savings into a new home only to find out that something out of your control is making it nearly impossible to live there. 

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You Ask. We Investigate.® Dream Home Dilemma

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It's the American dream: owning your own home.

Some families in the Coachella Valley are facing a dream home dilemma, and they are blaming the Coachella Valley Housing Coalition.

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You Ask. We Investigate. ® Too Nutty for El Paseo Video included

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When you walk down El Paseo Drive, there's no doubt it's fancy. It's filled with brand name boutiques like Gucci and Burberry. And then you see this store: 'Try My Nuts'. You can't miss the big blue sign.

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    Students Invited to Predict When Mojave Maxine Will Make Her 2018 Debut at the Living Desert

    Students Invited to Predict When Mojave Maxine Will Make Her 2018 Debut at the Living Desert

    Monday, January 22 2018 1:00 PM EST2018-01-22 18:00:59 GMT

    The east coast has Punxsutawney Phil and Groundhog Day to let them know when they can expect spring. California has Mojave Maxine, the desert tortoise, to signify that warmer weather is on the way. 

    The east coast has Punxsutawney Phil and Groundhog Day to let them know when they can expect spring. California has Mojave Maxine, the desert tortoise, to signify that warmer weather is on the way. 

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    Wang's in the Desert Front Door Vandalized Following Campaign Dinner

    Wang's in the Desert Front Door Vandalized Following Campaign Dinner

    Sunday, January 21 2018 3:16 AM EST2018-01-21 08:16:08 GMT

    A Palm Springs restaurant is vandalized early this morning and it all stems from a picture of a local politician posing with employees at the restaurant.

    A Palm Springs restaurant is vandalized early this morning and it all stems from a picture of a local politician posing with employees at the restaurant.

  • Coachella Valley

    KMIR Cares: Acqua California Bistro

    KMIR Cares: Acqua California Bistro

    It's certainly one of the most popular new restaurants in the desert and as you enter, you are expecting a great meal. fun ambiance, and energy. What you might not have expected, is a mini art galley.

    Meet Poppa! This talented artist has been painting as a hobby for decades. A lot of decades in fact, because he is now 105 1/2 years old and his proud daughter tells us - he's actually more active and prolific than ever!

    It's certainly one of the most popular new restaurants in the desert and as you enter, you are expecting a great meal. fun ambiance, and energy. What you might not have expected, is a mini art galley.

    Meet Poppa! This talented artist has been painting as a hobby for decades. A lot of decades in fact, because he is now 105 1/2 years old and his proud daughter tells us - he's actually more active and prolific than ever!

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    Whitewater Preserve Closed After Discovery of Partially Eaten Animal

    Whitewater Preserve Closed After Discovery of Partially Eaten Animal

    Friday, January 19 2018 6:09 PM EST2018-01-19 23:09:25 GMT
    The Whitewater Preserve was closed Friday by the Preserve due to discovery of a partially eaten calf that appears to have been killed by three feral pit bulls in the area. Story: Coachella Residents Concerned About Location Of Marijuana Dispensaries The BLM did receive a report from hikers on the Pacific Coast Trail (runs right through the preserve) having observed three feral pit bulls attacking a full grown steer north of the Preserve several days ago. Story: Singl...
    The Whitewater Preserve was closed Friday by the Preserve due to discovery of a partially eaten calf that appears to have been killed by three feral pit bulls in the area. Story: Coachella Residents Concerned About Location Of Marijuana Dispensaries The BLM did receive a report from hikers on the Pacific Coast Trail (runs right through the preserve) having observed three feral pit bulls attacking a full grown steer north of the Preserve several days ago. Story: Singl...
  • Coachella Valley

    Man Charged With Solving Missing Couple Case Breaks His Silence

    Man Charged With Solving Missing Couple Case Breaks His Silence

    Friday, January 19 2018 9:16 PM EST2018-01-20 02:16:13 GMT
    Sergeant Walter Mendez and his team of detectives have been working for months trying to find two people: 28-year-old Jonathan Darling Reynoso and 26-year-old Audrey Moran.  "It has been tough for a variety of reasons the specifics as to investigating a missing cases are particularly difficult ... the emotional side is very difficult," says Mendez, who works for Riverside County Sheriff's Department Homicide Unit.  Difficult because behind the two images many of ...
    Sergeant Walter Mendez and his team of detectives have been working for months trying to find two people: 28-year-old Jonathan Darling Reynoso and 26-year-old Audrey Moran.  "It has been tough for a variety of reasons the specifics as to investigating a missing cases are particularly difficult ... the emotional side is very difficult," says Mendez, who works for Riverside County Sheriff's Department Homicide Unit.  Difficult because behind the two images many of ...
  • Palm Springs

    Wang's in the Desert Front Door Vandalized Following Campaign Dinner

    Wang's in the Desert Front Door Vandalized Following Campaign Dinner

    Sunday, January 21 2018 3:16 AM EST2018-01-21 08:16:08 GMT

    A Palm Springs restaurant is vandalized early this morning and it all stems from a picture of a local politician posing with employees at the restaurant.

    A Palm Springs restaurant is vandalized early this morning and it all stems from a picture of a local politician posing with employees at the restaurant.

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