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  1. Valenzuela, JosieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Visalia Times-Delta

    ... be my son or daughter in need and I would hope that someone would be kind to them." Services will be held in Porterville, Ca. at St. Anne's Catholic church on Friday August 18, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Her ashes will be interred at the Porterville ...

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  2. McDaniel, Barbara JeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Services will be held at Myers Chapel, Porterville, on Friday, August 11, 2017 at 10:00 AM. Interment will be private.

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  3. Obituaries for Tuesday, Aug. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | The Fresno Bee

    Charles Almon Besson, 57, of Porterville died Oct. 10. He was a chef. Private service.

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  4. Jury says man molested 11-year-old girl in PortervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | The Fresno Bee

    A 26-year-old man was found guilty Thursday of molesting an 11-year-old girl in Porterville, the Tulare County District Attorney's Office said. Jacob Preciado, 26, of Santa Ynez, was found guilty of two felony counts of lewd acts with a child under 14 with a special allegation of substantial sexual conduct.

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  5. Obituaries for Friday, Aug. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | The Fresno Bee

    ... He was a chemical supervisor. Memorial: 11 a.m. Aug. 5 at Palm La Paz Chapel. Roberta Alexander Russell, 96, of Porterville died Aug. 2. She was an insurance secretary. Service: 11 a.m. Aug. 12 at Hillside Community Church. Arrangements: Myers ...

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  6. McClellan, Robert Michael "Mike"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Robert Michael "Mike" McClellan June 23, 1932 - July 26, 2017 Visalia Robert Michael "Mike" McClellan went to be with his Lord on July 26, 2017 at home in Visalia. He was 85. Mike was born in Porterville, CA on June 23, 1932 to James and Margaret McClellan.

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  7. Firefighters battle 1,500-acre grass fire near PortervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 30 | The Fresno Bee

    Firefighters on Sunday battled a grass fire that had consumed 1,500 acres near Porterville off Road 268 and East Teapot Dome Avenue, Cal Fire reported.

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  8. Halifax Public Libraries looking at vending machines to check out booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | CBC News

    Halifax Public Libraries is looking at purchasing vending machines that distribute books, like this one in Porterville, Calif. People who like the feel of a real book and prefer to borrow it, but can never seem to get to the library when it's open may soon be able to get their hands on the next bestseller using a vending machine.

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  9. Yelp can now help you decide where to eat a " and where to have your babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | The Fresno Bee

    ... A Yelp app for maternity care would have made choosing a hospital easier, says Adriana Robles, 26, of Porterville. Robles gave birth to her first child, a girl, two week ago at Sierra View Medical Center in Porterville. She checked online for ...

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  10. More Vallejo women than men hold college degrees, new study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... has the highest share of bachelor's degree holders aged 25 and older - nearly 4 times higher than in the Visalia-Porterville metro area which has the lowest at just under 14 percent. Two California areas – San Jose (No. 3) and San Francisco ...

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  11. Highway closed after pole is struck and truck dumps its loadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | The Fresno Bee

    A crash in Tulare County has closed Highway 190 near Porterville after a truck driver swerved to miss another vehicle and spilled a load of pistachio shells, according to California Highway Patrol reports. The 12:30 p.m. non-injury crash also left about 4,000 Southern California Edison customers without power.

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  12. Family celebrates home of a patriarch, former slave STANTONSBURG,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | WSOCTV

    ... all the way up to New York and out west, of course. We are scattered all over," said Sherrod, who resides in Porterville, California. "I established three categories of stakeholders to build and increase interest in the project," Sherrod said. ...

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  13. Could a massive German grocery store chain open in the Fresno area?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Central Valley director of real estate says "the company is in final negotiations for sites in Hanford and Porterville and is scouting locations in Visalia." ALDI could not immediately be reached for confirmation or comment about its plans in the ...

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  14. Sierra Bancorp Declares Quarterly Cash DividendRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Newkerala.com

    PORTERVILLE, Calif., July 21, 2017 : Sierra Bancorp , parent of Bank of the Sierra, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of USD 0.14 per share. The dividend was approved subsequent to the Board's review of the Company's financial performance and capital strength for the quarter ended June 30, 2017.

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  15. Magic City songstress to performRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 20 | Minot Daily News

    ... seen and heard by audiences across the U.S. In addition to garnering praise from concertgoers, the native of Porterville, California, received praise from music icons Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick, Jr., during season 14 of American ...

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  16. Theatre of Note presents Alternative ActsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... she is currently taking around the country (as of this writing she has performed Mess in New York, Alabama and Porterville, California) when time permits. Walter Koenig (Featured Director) ("Oh yeah, that guy") Theatre (directing): Hotel Paradiso; ...

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  17. A man and woman get shot, and police say 74-year-old pulled the triggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | The Fresno Bee

    A 74-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after police say he shot a man and a woman in Porterville on Monday. Harry Sprague of Porterville was arrested shortly after police arrived at the 700 block of East Worth Avenue and found a 48-year-old man with a gunshot wound lying on the sidewalk.

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  18. Obituaries for Wednesday, July 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | The Fresno Bee

    Lyle D. Attebury Sr., 84, of Porterville died July 14. He was a mechanic tool sales business owner. Service: 10 a.m. July 21 at Myers Chapel.

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  19. Porterville Development Center client gets life sentence in prison for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | The Fresno Bee

    A resident of Porterville Developmental Center has been sentenced to 16 years to life in prison for murdering a fellow client. Sheila Allen, 28, a client of the state facility for people with intellectual disabilities, pleaded guilty last month to second-degree murder and use of a deadly weapon, the Tulare County District Attorney's Office said.

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  20. Fresno teen talks about her struggles with becoming a momRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Tulare County Fire Department posted this video of an industrial fire at Highway 190 and Road 284 east of Porterville on Thursday, July 6, 2017. President Donald Trump told a crowd in Warsaw, Poland on Thursday that Europe no longer faces the threat ...

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