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Friday Jul 25 | The Fresno Bee

Fresno County supervisors revisit high-speed rail concerns

High-speed rail will likely be a political piata again Tuesday, as the Fresno County Board of Supervisors takes another swing at deciding how it feels about California's proposed bullet-train program.

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Related Topix: California High-Speed Rail, Fresno County, CA, Hanford, CA

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Hanford motorcyclist dies after Kings County collision

The 49-year-old motorcyclist from Hanford was killed early Tuesday in a collision in Kings County, the California Highway Patrol reported.

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Related Topix: Hanford, CA

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Griswold: Kings County to start jail construction

It's believed to be the first jail to break ground under phase two of AB900, the jail construction law of 2007.

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Related Topix: Tulare County, CA, Porterville, CA

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Valley patients caught in Medi-Cal enrollment backlog

More than 19,500 people in the central San Joaquin Valley are caught in a statewide backlog of unprocessed Medi-Cal applications that officials are working to resolve in the next six weeks.

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Related Topix: Fresno, CA, Bakersfield, CA, California

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Man arrested in Hanford fatal stabbing

The Kings County Sheriff's Department identified a man suspected of stabbing a woman to death in Hanford on Sunday as Jose Hernandez, 37. His hometown was not provided.

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Related Topix: Hanford, CA

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Kings County murder suspect arrested in jail

The Kings County Sheriff's Office found the suspect for a December murder in Armona already in the county jail.

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Related Topix: Armona, CA, State Prisons, Prison

Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Woman killed southeast of Hanford, suspect may have attempted suicide

The Kings County Sheriff's Office is investigating a Sunday morning homicide southeast of Hanford that left a woman dead and the suspect, a man who tried killing himself, in custody.

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Related Topix: Hanford, CA

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Inmate accused of plot to kill Kings County jailer

An inmate who is accused of plotting with fellow gang members to kill a Kings County jailer has been charged with conspiracy to commit murder, the Kings County Sheriff's Department said Thursday.

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Related Topix: Armona, CA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Mosquitoes with West Nile virus found in Kings County

Seven mosquito samples tested positive for the virus. Six of the samples were collected southwest of Hanford and one was in Lemoore.

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Related Topix: West Nile Virus, Health, Hanford, CA, Lemoore, CA

The Fresno Bee

Blackened tap water in Stratford linked to sinking land

A malfunctioning water well in Stratford has been repaired and will be working again by Thursday afternoon, the Stratford Public Utilities District said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Stratford, CA

Tue Jul 08, 2014

KMPH-TV Fresno

Thieves Break Into A Home While A Woman Was Sleeping Inside

A Kings County woman says she's terrified to be in her own home, after she says thieves broke in.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Fresno Bee

1 killed, two injured in Highway 41 crash in Kings County

A 40-year-old Palmdale man was killed and two Hanford residents were injured in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday evening on Highway 41 south of Omaha Avenue in Kings County, the California Highway Patrol said.

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Related Topix: Hanford, CA

Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Kings County lawyer developed real estate projects in Hanford

Sidney J.W. Sharp, Jr. practiced law in Kings County, but his real passion was developing real estate projects in Hanford.

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Related Topix: Hanford, CA, Estate Planning, Personal Finance

KMPH-TV Fresno

Well Quits In Stratford: Water Turns Gray

One of Stratford's two wells began pumping sand instead of water Wednesday morning until water district workers shut it down.

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Related Topix: Stratford, CA

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Burlingame Voice

High Cost Rail - Part 102 Reformed Poobah Speaks

Quentin Kopp has made a steady transition to a critic of the California high-cost rail as it is currently planned.

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Related Topix: California High-Speed Rail, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Kings County apartments to implement smoke-free policy

El Sol Properties, an apartment management company in Hanford, will be the first in Kings County to implement a smoke-free policy beginning Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Hanford, CA, Smoking, Medicine, Health

The Fresno Bee

Police: Corcoran man pretends to be 15, has sex with 12-year-old

A grown man faked his age as 15 and talked a 12-year-old girl into having sex with him, Corcoran police said Monday.

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Related Topix: Corcoran, CA

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