Woman arrested after violent Anza attack leaves one dead, another injured

ANZA — One woman is dead and another remains hospitalized with serious injuries after a violent attack in the unincorporated community of Anza yesterday afternoon, March 9. Monday’s deadly incident happened on the 60000 block of Coyote Canyon Rd., about four miles south of SR-371 and east of Terwilliger Rd. Although authorities have not stated what may have led to […]

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Nine arrested during SW RivCo sex offender compliance checks

SOUTHWEST RIVERSIDE COUNTY — Nine people were arrested for various charges and outstanding warrants when officials conducted a two-day “zero tolerance” compliance check of registered sex offenders Feb. 20 and 21. The targeted enforcement operation focused on the unincorporated areas of Idyllwild, Mountain Center, Anza, Aguanga, and Sage. During the operation, officials located and seized four firearms, five grams of […]

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Two critically injured, airlifted after Anza head-on crash

ANZA — Two motorists were airlifted with critical injuries after a head-on collision in Anza Monday afternoon, Feb. 17. The accident, which happened on SR-371, just east of Lake Riverside Dr., caused the temporary closure of the rural, two lane highway, according to CHP. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Three hospitalized after Lamb Canyon head-on wreck 3 found murdered at Perris […]

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Free Anza community meeting to address “Living with Lions”

ANZA — Area residents are being invited to join the Mountain Lion Foundation’s Conservation Specialist Korinna Domingo later this month to learn more about issues related to living in close proximity with mountain lions. The free community meeting is scheduled to be held Jan. 18, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., at Anza Community Hall, located at 56630 SR-371, in […]

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Pair in stolen car crashes into ambulance & flees before rollover crash

UPDATED: Tuesday, Dec. 10, 10:45 a.m., With clarification and correction of some details. AGUANGA — Two men who were driving a stolen car when they crashed into an AMR ambulance working at the scene of an Aguanga crash were critically injured after attempting to flee the scene and crashing again, Thursday evening, Dec. 5 . The first crash involving the […]

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Community rallies to locate missing Anza woman, 88

ANZA — Sheriff’s authorities who spearheaded an hours-long search for a missing, 88-year-old Anza woman later credited community members they say assisted with the victim’s successful search and return home Thursday, Aug. 29. “The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members,” sheriff’s officials said in a social media post after the victim […]

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700+ officers & soldiers assist during Anza Valley pot raids

ANZA — More than 700 officials from about two dozen state and federal law enforcement agencies, along with California Army National Guard soldiers driving heavy equipment and flying in an HH-60 Pavehawk, came together yesterday, Wednesday, June 5 for a day-long enforcement and eradication operation that targeted illegal marijuana cultivation throughout the Anza valley. During the operation, officials seized 140,877 […]

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