May 10, 2014
Late rain bumps Lake Kaweah water supply
It did not rain much in Visalia this week but in the mountains of the Kaweah watershed, they got almost an inch of precipitation at several locations that is helping to bump up the total inflow expected to run into Kaweah Lake this water year.
Drought surcharge sparks forum
The surcharge is intended to defray the increased costs of providing water to residents related to the current drought.
Many made a difference
With more than 600 in attendance, this luncheon, fashion show, featuring fashions from Chelsea Street Boutique, and basket opportunity drawing event was our most successful yet.
TC poll: We like to eat
Based on suggestions from readers, what is the must-eat food item available only at World Ag Expo each February in Tulare? A. Cotton candy B. Sundale School's rib-eye sandwich C. Fried ice cream 2. What does Assembly candidate Devon Mathis say is at the top of his plans if he wins the seat? A. Prison reform B. Rebuild the state's ... (more)
Kaweah and Success lakes' dismal water levels affect recreation, farming
When Phil Deffenbaugh thinks about the nearly 20 years he has worked at Lake Kaweah, he said it's hard to remember a time when the water has been as low as it has been in recent days.