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  1. Parlier Teen Shot In The Eye Shares Her StoryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... ago. Investigators say Brianna and her mom were driving when Brianna was hit in the eye by a stray bullet. The Fresno County Sheriff says they now know the shooting was gang related. The Sheriff adds detectives are searching for one person, but they ...

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  2. Man arrested on drug, weapons charges in central FresnoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... packets of methamphetamine, six packets of powder cocaine and a bindle of crack cocaine. He was booked into Fresno County Jail. The Fresno Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in ...

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  3. Fresno to apply for $165 million in state loans for big water projectRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... years. Fast forward to January 2015. Swearengin, pressured by the unrelenting and effective protests of former Fresno County Supervisor Doug Vagim, had rewritten her idea. The particulars were pretty much the same. The cost was $429 million. There ...

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  4. Central Valley Flash Appraisals for Rail Project. What's the hurry?Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... the property owner. But according to Oliveira, there's still a major problem. He points to a joint HSR and Fresno County Farm Bureau, Fresno Economic Development Corp and the County of Fresno meeting held on January 23rd, 2015, 10 days after the ...

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  5. Fresno agencies seeing more people in need of energy and food helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    ... to work soon, but said, "we'll see if it picks up in the springtime." For now, he needs help, he said Tuesday. Fresno County's economy, by some estimates, is growing. "Much like the national economy, the San Joaquin Valley economy is expanding at a ...

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  6. Senator Proposes Bill for Day Care Workers to Get VaccinatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSEE-TV Fresno

    ... influenza, we must do everything in our power to protect California's children who spend time in day care. The Fresno County Public Health Department said it recommended all children get vaccinated, even though under currently law, parents can opt ...

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  7. Harry Baker's trial delayed once againRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    The criminal trial of former Madera County Supervisor Harry Baker has been delayed once again after his attorney called into question Baker's competency to assist in his defense to a child-molestation charge stemming from incident at a Fresno motel eight years ago. Superior Court Judge Jonathan Conklin has asked Dr. Howard Terrell, a board certified forensic psychiatrist, to examine Baker, who has been in the Fresno County Jail since September for missing or being late to several court hearings.

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  8. Central Unified superintendent, businesses honored for serving schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Fresno Bee

    Central Unified Superintendent Mike Berg and 10 local businesses were honored on Wednesday for their commitment to Fresno County schools. Berg received the Dr. Harold Haak Award, named in honor of the late Fresno State president.

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  9. Fresno gang member convicted of murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Fresno Bee

    A Fresno gang member was convicted on Friday of murdering one man and shooting another one in May 2013, the Fresno County District Attorney's Office announced. Jarrod Spencer-Hayes was arrested on May 25, 2013 for shooting Aaron Foster III, 21, and Deonte Dillingham in a southwest Fresno parking lot.

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  10. Planning Commission ignores droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Fresno Bee

    A Field poll released Feb. 26 reported that 94% of Californians think the drought is a serious problem. It's too bad that belief doesn't extend to the Fresno County Planning Commission, which voted 5 to 1 that same day to approve yet another deep pit gravel mine in the Sanger river bottom.

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  11. Vocational ed effort is on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Center Community College District and Fresno, Clovis and Central unified school districts, as well as the Fresno County Office of Education, is already in place and is in the on-going process of being improved and upgraded. Putting the Fresno ...

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  12. Playland and Storyland closing this year, in need of fundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Measure Z money to pay for renovations and repairs. Measure Z is the one-tenth-of-a-cent sales tax approved by Fresno County voters in 2004 and 2014 that pays for zoo improvements, staffing and programs. "No Measure Z money can be spent on it and ...

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  13. Fresno County deputies break up second cockfight in three weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno County sheriff's deputies broke up a cockfight near Selma on Sunday - the second such incident in three weeks. Spokesman Tony Botti said the office received a tip that the event was taking place about 1:30 p.m. at the closed Selma Valley Golf Course on Rose Avenue just east of Selma and dispatched the Eagle 1 helicopter to investigate.

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  14. Kids Day underway in the central San Joaquin ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims and Fresno State football coach Tim DeRuyter join the Kids Day sellers Tuesday morning at celebrity corner, Shaw and Blackstone avenues. A who's who of Fresno - including Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer, Fersno County Sheriff Margaret Mims and Fresno State football coach Tim DeRuyter - turned out early Tuesday to sell papers for Valley Children's Hospital on Kids Day.

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  15. Barraza, Paula EstherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Visalia Times-Delta

    ... the love of her life, were married, and take cruises to Mexico. Paula taught in Tulare County Schools and Fresno County Schools with the Head Start program for over 40 years and always looked forward to "teaching the little ones" each day, she ...

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  16. Books celebrate optimismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Fresno Bee

    The Fresno County Library's Bookshelf column shares suggestions for books, music, and other items, and provides information about library programs. by Nick Di Justo.

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  17. Fresno County deputies arrest 2 on weapons charges after vehicle chase, crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno County sheriff's deputies recovered a stolen Ruger handgun and arrested two teenagers after a pursuit that ended in a crash Friday in Calwa. Spokesman Tony Botti said the incident began when a deputy tried to make a traffic stop at Golden State Boulevard and Jensen Avenue.

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  18. Man high on meth hit with stun gun, arrested after assault on female Fresno copRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Fresno Bee

    ... punched and grabbed her. With the help of other officers, Albert Olivarria, 44, was arrested and booked into Fresno County Jail on multiple felony charges. The officer was treated for minor injuries at Community Regional Medical Center. The Fresno ...

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  19. Scattered rain in Valley expected through Tuesday, followed by - quiet' weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Fresno Bee

    Catie Morgan, 10, arrives bundled up from the cold rain for the Central Section Division I girl's soccer final between Buchanan and Clovis North on Saturday. A storm system that passed by Fresno County without much rainfall on Saturday will give way to a second weather system Monday, bringing another slight chance of scattered showers in the area.

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  20. Fresno County Office of Education celebrates National School Breakfast weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Fresno Bee

    The Fresno County Office of Education will participate in National School Breakfast Week, which aims at increasing awareness of the School Breakfast Program. In partnership with Kings Canyon Unified School District, the office's Safe and Healthy Kids Department will host a breakfast awareness event at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Grant Middle School in Reedley.

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