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.
Weekly News Wrap with Cassie MacDuff 8/25/2023
Longtime Inland Empire journalist and KVCR news contributor Cassie MacDuff and KVCR's Jessica Greenwell review some of the big Inland Empire news stories from the past week.
- San Bernardino County chief executive Leonard X. Hernandez resigned suddenly last Friday and an interim county executive has been named.
- The Inland Empire is in the national news again this week, this time for the hate-crime killing of a Cedar Glen shop owner for displaying a gay pride flag.
- The tropical storm Hillary hit Inland mountain and desert communities especially hard. A woman remains missing after her mobile home was swept downstream by the storm surge.
- And lastly, we remember Bill Cunningham, the longtime mayor of Redlands, who died August 16th at age 96.