• Earthquakes Sep 22

    Series of Quakes Rattles Remote Area Near Anza

    A series of small earthquakes rattled a remote area of Riverside County near Anza Tuesday, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The initial quake, with a magnitude of 3.7, struck at 3:41 p.m. about five miles south of Mountain Center, and roughly 15 miles east-southeast of Hemet, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Minutes later, a…

  • brush fire Jun 20

    Brush Fire Breaks Out in Anza Prompting Partial Closure of Highway 371

    A brush fire that burned at least seven acres in the unincorporated community of Anza prompted the closure of a stretch of State Route 371 Saturday.

  • marijuana Apr 29, 2020

    Authorities Chop 14,601 Marijuana Plants in Anza, Aguanga; 3 Arrests Made

    Authorities served 10 marijuana-related search warrants in the unincorporated communities of Anza and Aguanga, chopping down more than 14,000 plants and arresting three Aguanga residents, sheriff’s officials reported Wednesday. The interagency operation included Riverside County Sheriff’s Department deputies and personnel from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. According to sheriff’s Sgt. James Burton, the 31 processed pounds of marijuana…

  • Earthquakes Apr 8, 2020

    Earthquakes Continue to Rattle Anza Area

    A trio of small earthquakes with magnitudes ranging from 3.2 to 3.5 struck near Anza Tuesday in a continuing series of aftershocks from last week’s 4.9 temblor. A 3.5 magnitude quake struck in the area at 5:30 p.m., followed five minutes later by a 3.2 shaker, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. At 6 p.m., another quake with a magnitude…

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