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Weather History: December 20: Record temps, storms, wind, snow & tropics
A cold wave accompanied by 70 mph winds dropped temperatures from the 40's to near 0A in matter of hours on the Illinois frontier.
The Fresno Bee
In teaching music, Duane Weston found the colorful joy in his life
Duane Weston, the band director at College of the Sequoias, picked up the phone.
Lois Henry: How water from Kern grows sprawl in Madera
So, a pile of water banked in Kern County is being used to support a massive urban development in Madera County.
Big rig kitchen serving up lessons in tasty, healthy eating
Fourth-grade boys from Our Lady of Perpetual Help School all want to volunteer to cut the cheese for the omelets they are cooking during a cooking class at the Jaime Oliver Food Foundation Big Rig Mobile Kitchen Classroom that was at Bakersfield College Thursday.
Judge rules against Kern, allows Lamont composter to stay open
Jose Fuentes is stationed at the front entrance to the Community Recycling & Resource Recovery Inc., composting facility on N. Wheeler Ridge Road, on Nov. 17, 2011 as a few trucks were seen leaving the facility.
TRAVELS: My Central Valley dream vacation
There's perhaps no area of California that has such a bad rap. But it's a region rich with culture, history and, as I found out during my trip, friendly, helpful people.
Lois Henry: Study proves Arvin's air is improving
The last time I wrote about the great Arvin air monitor scandal, I said the focus ought to be on why monitors out there had such different ozone readings.