The Philippines was pounded by a typhoon with 170 mph gusts.
Huge Typhoon Haiyan killed at least four people and forced about 750,000 people out of their homes.
The Associated Press’ coverage is available here.
The Desert Sun is interested in interviewing Coachella Valley residents who have connections to the area impacted by the storm.
If you would like to share your story, contact reporter Colin Atagi at (760) 778-4645 or email@example.com .