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UPDATE: Tulare County detectives identify man found in canal  Visalia Times-Delta

Around 3 p.m. on Monday, deputies were called to 10181 Avenue 416, just north of Visalia for reports of a body in a nearby canal.

Homeless living at St. John's react to two-day search at river  Visalia Times-Delta

A low-flying chopper's gusts pelleted Sauermilca's makeshift lodgings with debris and water. At least one man's tent was blown over completely.

Update: Sheriff's dive team continues the search for wanted man  Visalia Times-Delta

More than two dozen sheriff's deputies and police officers are searching St. John's River for a man who jumped into the water to avoid arrest.

Golden West High School student arrested for two counts of Felony Threats  KMPH Fox 26

VISALIA, Calif. (FOX26 NEWS) — The Visalia Police Department says a Golden West High School student has been arrested and charged with two counts of ...

UPDATE: Visalia teacher wins Ellen's 'Game of Games.' How much did she bring home?  Visalia Times-Delta

Golden West teacher Jennifer Verissimo dodged over-sized cowboy boots and sudsy soap pits to emerge victorious Tuesday on "Ellen's Game of Games."

DACA 'Dreamer' football star uses gridiron glory to go to college. But for how long?  Visalia Times-Delta

DACA 'Dreamer' and Golden West High School grad Gonzalo Rodriguez riding his football prowess to college. But is his future secure in Trump's America?

Racism is the 'normal' on Visalia campuses, students tell ACLU  Visalia Times-Delta

We have Ku-Klux-Klan and Nazis supporting the president...It's allowing blatant racism to come out in ways that are shocking and dangerous.”

The Ku Klux Klan and Visalia: A legacy of racism that hasn't died  Visalia Times-Delta

In the late summer of 1931, more than 500 members of the Ku Klux Klan from throughout California descended on Visalia for the hate group's annual California ...

GWHS student arrested for gun threats  Foothills Sun Gazette

Police say no gun was found during search of student's home Aug. 28. @TheSunGazette. VISALIA – A Golden West High School student was arrested last week ...

Woman bound and robbed in her Visalia home, suspects on the loose  Visalia Times-Delta

The subjects responsible for the home invasion are on the loose and considered "armed and dangerous," detectives said.

What does a $105 million bond look like in your neck of the woods? Here's a snapshot  Visalia Times-Delta

It's helpful to understand what Measure A means to property owners. Up until now, VUSD officials have used outdated numbers to campaign for the bond.

Visalia Unified purchases 83 acres at southwest corner of Lovers Lane and Caldwell  Foothills Sun Gazette

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN. VISALIA – Visalia Unified has yet to begin constructing a fifth high school but it already knows at least one potential location for ...

Attending a graduation? Make sure you don't miss it with this list  Visalia Times-Delta

Here's a list of local graduation and promotion ceremony dates, locations and start times to make sure you don't miss your graduate's big day.

Is a new nonprofit's effort to build a 4-year university in Tulare County a pipe dream?  Visalia Times-Delta

The Vision 4 The Valley dreams of establishing a UC or CSU campus on a 350-acre site near Lake Success and Terra Bella in southern Tulare County.

Despite promises, schools don’t seem to learn lesson on racism  San Francisco Chronicle

Last spring, a black senior at Redwood High School in Visalia (Tulare County) was called “n—” and other racially derogatory names by white students. A junior ...

TCSO will face off with NFL Elite in flag football game Saturday  Porterville Recorder

The Tulare County Sheriff's Office (TCSO) will kick off its new NFL Flag Football League with the “Call of Duty” benefit flag football game that pits deputies ...

Golden West High School gets new weight room  Foothills Sun Gazette

By adding the first responders' pathway, the school was able to build a new weight room for students. By Patrick Dillon @PDillon_SGN. VISALIA – Two years ...

Want to see Sheriff Mike Boudreaux take on NFL players? Here's how  Visalia Times-Delta

The Tulare County Sheriff's Department will kick off its new NFL Flag Football League with the “Call of Duty” benefit game.

UPDATE: School shooting rumors traced back to Madera High School  Visalia Times-Delta

A social media post about a possible shooting at a Visalia school went viral Thursday night.

8 Tulare County students arrested after school shooting threats  Visalia Times-Delta

Police, school officials face new world of social media threats.

Six teachers to receive Crystal Apple Awards  Foothills Sun Gazette

Exeter, Visalia teachers will be presented with awards tonight, April 11. @TheSunGazette. VISALIA – Six local teachers will be honored with the Crystal Apple ...

Redwood student's fib goes viral  Visalia Times-Delta

A Redwood High School student was caught in a lie after breaking his collarbone and wrist.

Visalia native's produced film 'I Can Only Imagine' a box office hit  Visalia Times-Delta

The new movie “I Can Only Imagine,” produced by Golden West High School and College of the Sequoias graduate Kevin Downes, surpassed box expectations ...

Five Visalia Schools Placed on Lockdown After Report of Gunman on Campus

Five schools in Visalia are placed on lockdown, after a school administrator allegedly saw a gunman on campus.

School's in for summer  Visalia Times-Delta

The school year consists of 180 days filled with rigorous testing, hands-on activities and skill-driven lessons. For many students -- and teachers -- summer break ...

Local graduation round-up  Visalia Times-Delta

With four weeks left in the academic school year, students are gearing up for the next step in their lives. This year, College of the Sequoias kicks off graduation ...

Me-N-Ed's Team of the Week: Golden West High School  KFSN-TV

Me-N-Ed's Team of the Week: Golden West High School Trailblazers are playing for Division 5-AA State Championship. Report a correction or typo. Related ...

Visalia council picks CASA to host 4th of July event  Visalia Times-Delta

CASA of Tulare County will host the city-sponsored Independence Day celebration, following a Visalia council move to bring the celebration back after a ...

Autism:‘Different, not less’  Visalia Times-Delta

With an increase in people with autism spectrum disorder, valley schools offer an increase diverse, specialized programs.

Visalia man dies in two-vehicle crash  Visalia Times-Delta

A Visalia man was killed when the vehicle he was driving was rear-ended early Tuesday near Golden West High School. Jose De Jesus Sanchez, 65, was ...

Visalia remembers remarkable men, women on Memorial Day  Foothills Sun Gazette

Memorial Day Ceremony begins at 10 a.m. at Visalia Cemetery. By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN. VISALIA – The story of the first women chosen for military ...

Visalia's Kevin Downes helps bring 'I Can Only Imagine' to big screen  Visalia Times-Delta

Visalia native Kevin Downes is one of the producers of "I Can Only Imagine," which tells the story of MercyMe singer Bart Millard's early life.

Former Visalia Unified employee on trial accused of committing sex crimes against 2 children  KFSN-TV

VISALIA, Calif. (KFSN) -- In Department 10 of the Tulare County Courthouse Wednesday the first day of witness testimony started in the case against Luis Lopez.

Community Calendar: December 2018  Foothills Sun Gazette

October | November | December | January. December 1 – Visalia Coin Show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Cafe 210, 210 W. Center St. in downtown Visalia. Buy, sell ...

A principal shakeup at Visalia schools  Visalia Times-Delta

For upcoming school year, three principal vacancies at district middle schools and all new faces at four high schools.

Teen Sex Investigation; Visalia Teacher Arrested  KMPH Fox 26

Parents put their trust in a Visalia teacher. Police say the teacher may have broken that trust by having sex with a student.

Police detective testifies against Visalia middle school employee accused of sex crimes  KFSN-TV

VISALIA, Calif. (KFSN) -- The trial for a former school district employee accused of sexually abusing two students entered its second week Monday. Luis Lopez ...

Lisa Project gives children of abuse a voice  Visalia Times-Delta

One out of every 11 children in Tulare County is a reported victim of abuse. Abuse can be neglect, physical, sexual or emotional. The goal of the Child Abuse ...

Post-amputation, Visalia Man becomes champion strongman  Visalia Times-Delta

Former Golden West offensive tackle Chad Macklin's leg amputation has renewed his drive to compete.

Multiple sclerosis not slowing down Redwood's Shaun Ball  Visalia Times-Delta

Redwood head football coach Shaun Ball is battling multiple sclerosis.

Carrillo Wants to Add Team Approach, Budget Skills to Central Board

Ruben Coronado, who unseated an incumbent to represent Area 2 on Central Unified's School Board in 2014, now faces local attorney Yesenia Carrillo.

No fireworks, no fun: Visalia seeks to revive Fourth of July tradition  Fresno Bee

Visalia is very close to reviving its Fourth of July fireworks show, last held three years ago. Also happening in Tulare County: Exeter gets a historic artifact, and ...

More names join Visalia’s Avenue of Heroes  Visalia Times-Delta

Twelve local active military members receive The Brave Project Visalia acknowledgment banners, Wednesday.

Wrestling: Rangers top Pioneers to stay unbeaten in WYL  Visalia Times-Delta

The Redwood Rangers wrestling team posted a 6-0 record in West Yosemite League dual matches this season.

History of Valley's LGBT community told  Hanford Sentinel

HANFORD – “They were scared of the gays; we were scared of them,” LGBT activist Peter Robertson said about the “vocal” protesters of early Pride events in the ...

‘Birdland’ parents voice concern over new boundaries  Visalia Times-Delta

Parents of Fairview elementary have shown concern recently over new school boundaries.

With Strings Attached celebrates classical music  Visalia Times-Delta

At 7 p.m. Sunday, May 31at Visalia's First Presbyterian Church, With Strings Attached, a group of local musicians, is hosting a chamber music concert featuring ...

Bernie Sanders welcomes Fresno to his ‘political revolution’  Fresno Bee

Under the swaying palm trees on a sweltering Sunday at the Fresno Fairgrounds, Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders rallied thousands to his ...

Redwood baseball coach accused of 'pay-to-play' misconduct  Visalia Times-Delta

Redwood High School's top baseball coach is under investigation by Visalia Unified School District after multiple allegations of coaching misconduct, according ...

City has tepid response to aquatic center  Foothills Sun Gazette

City Council decides not to fund aquatic center until community groups can show a way to fund maintenance. By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN. VISALIA ...

Aaron Hill returns to Visalia in MLB rehab assignment  Visalia Times-Delta

Some of the loudest cheers at Rec Park on Tuesday weren't aimed for the Visalia Rawhide. Instead, they were directed at Visalia native Aaron Hill. Hill, a 2000 ...

Memorial Day events in the Valley  KFSN-TV

Fresno's source for breaking news and live streaming video online. Covering North Valley, South Valley, Sierra and the greater Fresno area.

Running, swimming, eating – and fireworks, of course! Independence Day celebrations  Fresno Bee

List of Independence Day community events scheduled in the central San Joaquin Valley from June 29-July 4.

Longtime Visalia principal to leave district for Tulare superintendent position  Visalia Times-Delta

After serving Visalia Unified for eight years, current Redwood High School Principal Fernie Marroquin will next year transition into a superintendent position at ...

Young talent takes the spotlight  Visalia Times-Delta

It's a busy week on the local theatre scene with productions featuring a lot of budding talent.

Merced has six new police officers. New chief says more are coming  Merced Sun-Star

Merced's six new officers sworn in by new Police Chief Chris Goodwin bring the department to 89 sworn officers, according to a news release. The city has the ...

McClymonds High School Football Team Wins Second Consecutive State Championship

The McClymonds High Warriors took their 13-0 record into Visalia, southeast of Fresno, to take on the Golden West High School Trailblazers Saturday night...

A new leader for Hope | News  Porterville Recorder

Matta values leadership, collaborationNew beginnings at Hope School District begin with Melanie Matta, the new superintendent and principal who is committed ...

Visalia may get a $3 million park for free  Foothills Sun Gazette

City may be able to use two $1.5 million grants to build first phase of regional park on the east side. By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN. VISALIA – The City of ...

Changing lives at the ranch  Visalia Times-Delta

Everyone has their defining moment. Kids from Orosi are finding theirs at JM Ranch.

California Highway Patrol swears in Valley officers  Visalia Times-Delta

116 new California Highway Patrol officers are preparing to hit the roadways.

Local winter ensembles now compete close to home  Hanford Sentinel

Local winter percussion units and color guards now have the opportunity to compete close to home in the first season of the South Valley Winter Arts Association ...

Bodybuilders lose, add weight in preparation for Fresno Classic  Vida en el Valle

Lilianna Castellanos and Silvestre Robles have been going in opposite directions for the last few years.

What will happen to dogs at Pet Cemetery?  Visalia Times-Delta

Ownership change at Pet Cemetery brings confusion on what will happen to dogs and money of those who paid already.

Planetarium takes viewers to another planet  Visalia Times-Delta

Tulare County Office of Education's Planetarium and Science Center will be open to the public for shows on June 8 and 10. Matinee showings of “Enchanted ...

Men robbed five gas stations in two cities in two hours before being caught by police  Foothills Sun Gazette

@TheSunGazette. VISALIA – Two men were arrested last week after robbing five gas stations in two cities in just two hours. Fernando Gonzalez, 21 years old.

Judge, health care CEO, Major League educator, and farming leader were inducted to the College of the Sequoias Hall of Fame on Oct. 5  Foothills Sun Gazette

@TheSunGazette. visalia — College of the Sequoias inducted four new Hall of Fame members on Oct. 5: Jennifer Conn Shirk, Richard Doepker, Kerry Hydash ...

La Fiesta Burger a classic burger, shake spot  Visalia Times-Delta

We've seen or driven by the retro-style La Fiesta Burger at one time or another over the course of its long history at the southwest corner of Noble Avenue and ...

City Council postpones sale of theater for 90 days to give Enchanted Playhouse Theater Company a second act and possibly a happy ending  Foothills Sun Gazette

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN. VISALIA – Joshua Zsido has never played the lead character on stage but he earned a standing ovation for his heartfelt ...

Hmong woman keeps families together  Visalia Times-Delta

Mae Vang helps other Hmong families learn how to nurture and care for their young children.

They’re upset the drunken driver who killed their father was in jail only 6 months  Fresno Bee

Three years after Jose De Jesus Sanchez, 65, of Visalia, was killed by a drunken driver, his family questions whether they received justice.

Oakland Will Hold Victory Parade Friday for McClymonds Warriors

Apply now for FREE financial aid. The deadline is Friday, March 2, 2019 to apply for a Cal Grant or Middle Class Scholarship. You may be eligible for an award ...

Visalia summit supports LGBT people in rural communities  Fresno Bee

The LGBT #RuralPride Summit in Visalia on Thursday attended by more than 250 people works to help LGBT people in rural communities. It was the first time ...

Kings Art Center to host Spring and Young Masters shows  Hanford Sentinel

Two new exhibits are coming to the Kings Art Center with the annual Spring and Young Masters art shows in April.

Ask TBC: Has the coroner's office really run out of room for bodies?  The Bakersfield Californian

Q: The Californian got a tip that the Kern County coroner's office had run out of room for bodies as a result of a spike in violent crime. So we.

Story ends latest Woodlake Rodeo chapter as Queen  Foothills Sun Gazette

By Amy C. Witt @AmyCWitt_SGN woodlake – While every girl dreams of being crowned a princess or queen, Kelsey Story has been working hard for her dream ...

Richard’s Lunchbox moves to Visalia’s VBC  Visalia Times-Delta

Richard's Lunchbox has closed in Tulare and has reopened in Visalia. The new location is at 112 W. Main St.

Bill Clinton tours downtown Visalia  Visalia Times-Delta

Bill Clinton was followed by dozens of people Sunday night as he strolled downtown Visalia.

Knights of Columbus hold 27th annual Community Services Recognition Dinner in Exeter  Foothills Sun Gazette

By Crystal Havner Special to the Sun-Gazette. EXETER – Public *service* is often a thankless job, especially when it comes to first responders. They are there ...

Tulare Western rusher David Alcántar honored loved ones fighting cancer  Vida en el Valle

Tulare Western's leading rusher David Alcántar will wear the names of several loved ones on his sleeves when the Mustangs play in the Central Section ...

Prep Sports  Porterville Recorder

Porterville High School baseball went back-to-back as upper-division champions of the Tulare/Visalia Pro-PT Invitational with a 8-0 shutout of Golden West ...

Prom dresses on a budget  Visalia Times-Delta

It was always an exciting time when prom rolled around. As a freshman and sophomore in high school, I took plenty of notes on how to pick the perfect dress.

Education News  Hanford Sentinel

Hanford resident honored as top Visalia schools administrator.

Fourth of July in the Valley: Running, swimming, eating – and fireworks, of course!  Fresno Bee

List of Fourth of July community events scheduled in the central San Joaquin Valley from June 30-July 4.

Central Section expands its borders over next two years  Foothills Sun Gazette

Schools from along the high desert have joined the Central Section this year, schools along the coast make the move in 2018. By Patrick Dillon @PDillon_SGN.

Ivanhoe woman reaches out to others through her church  Visalia Times-Delta

In her own hometown, an Ivanhoe woman blossoms into a minister beside her husband.

Summer fun: Guide to 2016 camps  Fresno Bee

Throughout the summer, a variety of camps – family, music, youth, skateboard, scouts and church – are offered. The Bee asked organizers of summer programs ...

Corcoran school starting new reading program | Community  Hanford Sentinel

CORCORAN — A middle school will be starting a new program next month aimed at improving students' reading levels.

When & Where Is Bernie Sanders' Next Rally in California?

With the California primary scheduled for June 7, Bernie Sanders is focusing much of his attention on hosting rallies in California. His rallies so far have been a ...

Sports notebook | Local |  Hanford Sentinel

MLB - Padres at Braves, 9 a.m., MLB. Blue Jays at Red Sox, 4 p.m., ESPN. Athletics at Astros, 5 p.m., CSBA. Pirates at Giants, 7 p.m., KAIL-7.2. Soccer - MLS: ...

High schools crown homecoming royalty | Community  Hanford Sentinel

Both Hanford and Lemoore recognized new school royalty on Friday.

Meet Matt Black, 'Time' magazine's 2014 Instagram Photographer of the Year - People  The Star Online

He's a man of few words but many pictures, and he has a lot to say through his works.

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