Fresno County Newswire

Fresno County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fresno County, CA.

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  1. 3-year-old found in Swim America pool in Clovis diesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... Medical Center. He was transferred to Valley Children's and was alive but unconscious as of Thursday night. Fresno County sheriff's spokesman Tony Botti said the coroner's office is working to determine how the boy died. A recording on the Swim ...

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  2. Nonprofit to host Symposium of Chicano History Revisited in Fresno CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    El Concilio de Fresno will host the third annual Symposium of Chicano History Revisited in Fresno County on Saturday at Sal Mosqueda Community Center in southeast Fresno. Community members are encouraged to donate any historical items related to the movement from 1965-1985 for use in an archive at the Fresno County Library.

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  3. Deputies search for Fresno stabbing victima s attackerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    The Fresno County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance to find a man who allegedly stabbed a woman in Fresno. Deputies said Francisco Petatan, 27, of Fresno, stabbed the woman around 3 p.m. Wednesday in the 4200 block of East Harvard Avenue.

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  4. Charges filed against ex-Fresno cop in girlfriend pimping caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    The Fresno County District Attorney's office filed a misdemeanor criminal complaint on Wednesday against the former Fresno police officer accused of pimping out his girlfriend to an undercover vice detective in July. Robert Knight, 43, was charged with one count of supervising or aiding the act of prostitution.

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  5. St. Jude Dream Home tickets on sale FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Fresno Bee

    All tickets reserved between Aug. 28 and Sept. 4, will be entered to win the first week prize - a cruise for two to Mexico, courtesy of the Fresno County Federal Credit Union .

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  6. Sanger man jailed after 14 stolen guns, marijuana seizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno County sheriff's detectives arrested a man Wednesday who they say had 14 stolen guns, marijuana packaged for sale and various other items at his Sanger home that were taken in burglaries. Sheriff's spokesman Tony Botti said Alejandro Rosales, 29, faces felony charges of receiving stolen property and possession of marijuana for sale.

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  7. 2nd man booked in double Fresno slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Fresno Bee

    ... said that Rodriguez's arrest was the result of a follow-up investigation by detectives working with the Fresno County District Attorney's Office. The shooting occurred about 7:30 p.m. Police reported that Gustavo Duenas, a Bond Street gang member ...

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  8. Sex predator sent back to state hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... County community. After living in Jacumba for months in 2008, he was sent back to Coalinga State Hospital in Fresno County because he had stopped taking his prescribed medication. Snavely was convicted in 1987 of molesting two Orange County girls, ...

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  9. Stolen gun hidden in Fruity Pebbles cereal box, Fresno police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Fresno Bee

    ... apon was located in the cereal box. Brandon Jones, 25, of Fresno, a Geneva Street gang member, was booked into Fresno County Jail on charges of being a felon in possession of a firearm and possession of stolen property.

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  10. Search is on for California woman missing for a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KION 46

    Though Miyuki Harwood has been missing for almost a week, search and rescue teams from Fresno County are only now stepping up their search for her.

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  11. Trail Mix for Aug. 26: Dove season starts next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Fresno Bee

    ... can be hunted year-round with no limits. A no-shoot zone extends around the Fresno-Clovis city borders. Across Fresno County, the discharge of firearms is prohibited within a quarter-mile of any incorporated city. In rural areas, hunters must remain ...

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  12. Sex predator public hearing postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... was committed involuntarily to a state hospital. He underwent years of treatment at Coalinga State Hospital in Fresno County in a program aimed at curbing sex offenders' criminal urges. A judge determined later that he could be allowed to continue ...

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  13. Fresno County search for missing Sacramento woman, 62, intensifiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Fresno Bee

    The Fresno County Sheriff's Office will use a Chinook helicopter and a remote-controlled drone to assist them in the search for a hiker who went missing on Friday near Horseshoe Lake, southeast of Mono Hot Springs. Miyuki Harwood, 62, of Orangevale near Sacramento, was last seen hiking with friends early Friday morning.

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  14. Rough fire grows to 55,900 acres, still 21% containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Fresno Bee

    Around 200 firefighters were called back into action overnight as the Rough fire burning on national park and forest land in eastern Fresno and Tulare counties grew to 55,900 acres. The number of firefighters dropped to around 1,900 on Tuesday morning, when the fire held steady at about 52,000 acres.

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  15. Reedley library plan gets county supervisorsa OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno County supervisors approved a new library Tuesday for Reedley, the third new library they have supported in the past two years, and more are coming. The new Reedley Library, at 1754 8th St., will be more than triple the size of the existing library a block away.

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  16. Fresno man arrested after crashing stolen carRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Fresno Bee

    A 28-year-old Fresno man was arrested early Tuesday on suspicion of stealing a vehicle after crashing into a parked car in central Fresno. A Fresno County sheriff's deputy saw a reckless driver in the area around Mayfair Drive North and Circle Court around 1 a.m. He ran the license plate number through computer records and discovered that the car was stolen, the sheriff's office said.

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  17. Suspect evades California deputies, crashes car, diesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | My Mother Lode

    ... rounds at her. He then drove away from the business where she was. She was not injured. A short time later, a Fresno County Sheriff's deputy spotted the suspect's car. Police said the driver sped up and tossed a gun out the window. The deputy turned ...

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  18. Schools closed again because of fire near Big BearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    ... for nearly a month in the Sierra foothills east of Fresno. The 81-square-mile blaze is 17 percent contained. Fresno County supervisors on Tuesday will discuss declaring a local emergency to get the state to help with costs to fight the stubborn ...

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  19. Prosecutor: Thief should have known stealing truck would lead to Biola farmera s deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Fresno Bee

    A memorial, including a cross with an inscription to "George Jr.," at the site where George Salwasser Jr. was fatally shot in May 2014 after he found two men stripping a stolen pickup along Howard Avenue south of the tiny town of Biola. A Fresno County prosecutor asked a jury Monday to convict a man of murder in the killing of Biola raisin farmer George Salwasser Jr., even though a store surveillance camera shows the defendant was a mile away when the fatal shots were fired.

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  20. Emergency declaration urged for Rough fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno County supervisors will discuss declaring a local emergency Tuesday for the Rough fire in the foothills east of Fresno. The fire has consumed nearly 50,000 acres, destroyed a popular lodge near Kings Canyon National Park and threatened the Hume Lake Christian Camps.

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