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Pedestrian Struck By Vehicle In Palm Springs; In Serious Condition

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A man in his 60s is in serious condition after being struck by a vehicle in Palm Springs.

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Fatal Crashes West of the Valley on Interstate 10

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Two people died in separate crashes on Interstate 10 west of the valley Sunday

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Coachella Valley

Wander List: San Andreas

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Greater Palm Springs presents ‘Wander List,’ an exciting new series hosted by Emmy Award-winning journalist and Coachella Valley native Anndee Laskoe.

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Indio

Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival Ends, Prompting Slow-Moving Desert Departure

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With the 2017 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival now in the books, tens of thousands of concertgoers began a slow trek out of the desert.

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Taxes: Health Insurance Penalties Rise Video included

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It's just four days until your taxes have to be filed, and if you don't have health insurance you're paying more this year.

The penalty went up this year under the Affordable Care Act meaning if you don't have insurance, you're paying hundreds more than last year.

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Williams Syndrome: Honoring the Memory of Jonathan Martinez Video included

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The community is mourning after the death of an 8-year-old boy at that school shooting in San Bernardino.

Jonathan Martinez was in a class for children with disabilities, and his parents want to raise awareness about his condition.

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Construction Project to Improve Safety For State Route 62 Video included

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One of the major roads in the desert will be under construction soon, and police say the purpose is safety.

Caltrans held a meeting Wednesday night to talk about the project on State Route 62.

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Tragic Ending to Desert Hot Springs Police Call Video included

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According to Palm Springs Unified School District, Desert Hot Springs High School, Painted Hills Middle School and Edward L. Wenzlaff Elementary school are all on lockdown as a precaution. 

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Indian Wells

Top 5: Why The BNP Paribas Open Is the Top Tennis Event In The World

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Here are the "Top 5" reasons why the BNP Paribas Open is the "Top Tennis Tournament in the World."

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Salton City

3.6 Earthquake Shakes SW of Salton City, Local Elementary School Evacuated

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A series of earthquakes have shaken the area with a most recent 3.6 magnitude earthquake shaking by the Salton City.

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Banning

Series of Earthquakes Strike Banning Pass Area

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A series of small earthquakes have shaken the Banning pass just west of the Coachella Valley. According to the USGS at approximately 10:05PM, a 3.6 shaker centered in Loma Linda was then followed by a 3.0 tremor at 10:08PM in Banning. We have no reports of damage or injury's at this time. Stay with KMIR News for updates on these recent earthquakes.

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Palm Springs

Injured Hiker Rescued By Helicopter From San Jacinto Mountains

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Emergency crews searched by ground and air today for an injured hiker stranded in the San Jacinto State Park mountains. At approximately 3:20 PM, the Palm Springs Mounted Police Search and Rescue were dispatched for a lost hiker on the Skyline Trail.

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  • Experts Warn About Drowning Outside The Pool

    Experts Warn About Drowning Outside The Pool

    Friday, June 23 2017 9:56 PM EDT2017-06-24 01:56:41 GMT

    Drowning is every parents worst nightmare, but it can happen after you've left the pool, hours and even days later.  A simple cough minutes to hours after going swimming could be a sign your child is dry drowning. 

    Drowning is every parents worst nightmare, but it can happen after you've left the pool, hours and even days later.  A simple cough minutes to hours after going swimming could be a sign your child is dry drowning. 

  • Coachella

    Three Car Collision in Coachella Sends One to Hospital

    Three Car Collision in Coachella Sends One to Hospital

    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:57 PM EDT2017-06-22 21:57:07 GMT

    Traffic is backed up on Highway 86 and Avenue 50 in Coachella after a big rig slammed into the back of a vehicle causing a three car accident around 2:00 PM.

    Traffic is backed up on Highway 86 and Avenue 50 in Coachella after a big rig slammed into the back of a vehicle causing a three car accident around 2:00 PM.

  • Judge Makes Coachella Gang Injunction Permanent

    Judge Makes Coachella Gang Injunction Permanent

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 10:02 PM EDT2017-06-21 02:02:35 GMT

    For years the Riverside County District Attorney's office has been trying to rid the county of street gangs through task force gang sweeps and injunctions. There are currently six gang injunctions in the county, five of them in the Coachella Valley.

    For years the Riverside County District Attorney's office has been trying to rid the county of street gangs through task force gang sweeps and injunctions. There are currently six gang injunctions in the county, five of them in the Coachella Valley.

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