Former Press-Enterprise Columnist and longtime KVCR news contributor, Cassie MacDuff joins KVCR to review a few of the Inland Empire’s major news stories of the past week. The conversation can be heard on KVCR’s “Morning Edition” most Friday mornings at 6:45 and 8:45. Our segments with Cassie are also archived here for listening on demand.
IE News Wrap With Cassie MacDuff: Redlands Slow To Respond To Homelessness; Corona Tax Break Fight
Longtime Inland Empire journalist and KVCR contributor Cassie MacDuff and KVCR's Ken Vincent review some of the Inland Empire's top news stories this week, including:
- The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians has donated over $7 million to build a homeless shelter in San Bernardino.
- Meanwhile, Redlands closed its homeless shelter right before the last cold snap, because of code violations.
- Corona has come under fire for a sales tax giveback to a clothing company that’s now being sued for failing to pay its supplier.
- And three passings: A beloved priest, a longtime mayor, and a trailblazing educator.