RIVERSIDE WOMAN IN CLIMBING FATALITY IN JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK

A Riverside woman died after a a fall in the Joshua Tree National Park Saturday (March 26). A Park spokesman said Tina Lynn Fiori, 51, died in a fall while climbing in the Sheep Pass Area. Joshua Tree Search and Rescue and Riverside County deputies responded to the incident. Park superintendent David Smith said, “Our hearts go out […]

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MORE INFORMATION ON INJURED HORSEBACK RIDER RESCUED FROM BLACK ROCK CANYON

We have more information on a horseback rider who was air rescued from Black Rock Canyon on Sunday. According to another Sheriff’s press release, Sunday (January 23), just before 2 p.m., deputies responded to assist fire department personnel with an injured rider, identified as 56-year-old Roberta Totten of Riverside County. Totten reportedly was injured when […]

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BODY FOUND IN JTNP THAT OF SAN DIEGO TEACHER

A body found in Joshua Tree National Park on Monday has been identified as a San Diego teacher. According to a JTNP press release, on January 17, shortly before 10 a.m., the National Park Service responded to a report of a deceased man in the area of the Hidden Valley Nature Trail. Rangers located the 35-year-old San […]

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COACHELLA WOMAN ARRESTED IN 29 PALMS FOR ARSON

A Coachella woman was arrested in Twentynine Palms over the weekend, accused of arson. On Friday (December 10) shortly before 4 p.m., deputies were called to the 6300 block of Adobe Road in Twentynine Palms for a report of arson. According to a press release, arriving deputies located a burned shopping cart to the east […]

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