Fresno County Newswire

Fresno County Newswire

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  1. Fresno gang member found driving car stolen from nightclub lotRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... fficers determined that Jimenez took the keys from someone's purse inside Club Mezcal. Jimenez was booked into Fresno County Jail for driving a stolen vehicle and driving while intoxicated. He was released on bond at 1:30 p.m. Sunday.

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  2. Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs downRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... business practices. Whole Foods has apologized for overcharging customers on their prepackaged goods. The Fresno County District Attorney's Office last week announced success in securing six-figure awards against Kohl's Corp for overcharging ...

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  3. Bicyclist arrested in Fresno for possession of weapons and drugs, police saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Fresno Bee

    ... s later uncovered police learned there was an active felony warrant for his arrest. Joyner was booked into the Fresno County Jail on a variety of weapons possession and drug possession charges, police said.

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  4. Disturbing photo of dog hanging by his neck in truck ends up with owner arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    ... store while he went inside to buy shampoo to treat the dog's tick infestation. On Friday, Animal Control and Fresno County Sheriff's Office met with Alvarez and charged him with neglect for waiting too long to treat McQueen for a serious tick ...

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  5. Lanny Larson: Complaints wanted, tell the grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Fresno Bee

    Independence Day is a great time to get reacquainted with the Fresno County Civil grand jury, just the newest version of a great American independent institution, rooted in our republic's earliest days. Typically grand juries are used by prosecutors to indict people accused of wrongdoing or to avoid a preliminary hearing.

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  6. Animal rights group files complaint against poultry companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Norwalk Reflector

    Just as the chickens were about to go to slaughter, employees at a Foster Farms poultry company in Fresno County, Calif., began hitting them and pulling out their feathers. That video footage, obtained in an undercover investigation by Mercy for Animals, an animal rights group based in Los Angeles, led it to file a complaint Thursday with the Federal Trade Commission against the American Humane Association and Foster Farms for falsely advertising that the slaughterhouse treats its animals humanely.

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  7. Animal rights group files complaint against Foster FarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Fresno Bee

    ... as humane. Just as the chickens were about to go to slaughter, employees at a Foster Farms poultry company in Fresno County, Calif., began hitting them and pulling out their feathers. That video footage, obtained in an undercover investigation by ...

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  8. Murder suspect arrested in FresnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    A murder suspect is now in custody. The Fresno County District Attorney's office filed murder charges against 21-year-old Sebastian Gonzales on Thursday.

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  9. 5 Things To Do Today, Friday, July 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Mariposa, (209) 966-3155, , $6, $4 students. See the Fresno County Youth Choir perform before they head to San Diego for a number of concerts leading up to their big concert July 11 at Fresno ...

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  10. Storyland opening is set for Sept. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Fresno Bee

    Florella Martinez, a Fowler Unified student, takes a moment during a break to explore the old rail passenger cars at Playland. The students, who were busy planting drought-tolerant plants, cleaning up weeds, and spreading bark, were part of the Fresno County Office of Education's Safe and Healthy Kids summer program, volunteering to help renovate the popular children's venue in Roeding Park Thursday morning, along with Storyland.

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  11. Bobby Kahn: Valley alliance advocates for reliable powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Fresno Bee

    ... energy initiatives that will benefit our communities. In addition to the city of Fresno and several retired Fresno County supervisors, our coalition includes representatives from the Fresno County Farm Bureau, Kings County Economic Development ...

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  12. California's Drought Is So Bad That Some Communities Are Trucking In Their WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Nation

    ... groundwater purchased from the school district. Then he hauls the water to customers throughout northeastern Fresno County whose residential wells have run dry, for about $225 per delivery. With last winter's Sierra snowpack at less than a fifth of ...

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  13. Fresno panelists decry ISISa impact on perceptions of IslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Fresno Bee

    ... of religion, when improperly used, is how religion gets horribly abused. Some of the other panelists included Fresno County District Lisa Smittcamp, Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims, Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer and Jim Yovino, superintendent ...

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  14. Officials: Fraisure Smith won't be sent to Olive Avenue siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Daily Republic

    ... ng Smith was a sexually violent predator. A jury agreed in 2010. He was admitted to Coalinga State Hospital in Fresno County in 2010.

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  15. New Fresno County animal shelter may require a moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Fresno Bee

    A small dog stares out from its cage in the barn at Liberty Animal Control on Monday, June 1, 2015 in Fresno, California.Liberty Animal Control, which had contracted with Fresno County, has filed for bankruptcy. County officials who want to build a new shelter may soon look for other options since land near its current location is becoming increasingly difficult to acquire.

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  16. Man stabbed to death in Fresno apartment identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Fresno Bee

    A man who was stabbed to death in a central Fresno apartment early Monday morning was identified as Curtis Bizzell, the Fresno County Coroner's office said. Fresno police Lt.

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  17. Water restrictions to be lifted for 4th of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    ... that at this time - I don't think it will," Only so-called 'safe and sane' fireworks are allowed to be sold in Fresno county and those sales will continue through noon on Monday, July 6th.

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  18. Olive Avenue ready to fight Smith's placement, residents sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Daily Republic

    ... Smith was a sexually violent predator. A jury agreed in 2010. He was admitted to Coalinga State Hospital in Fresno County in 2010. A July 17 hearing is set in Solano County Superior Court for Smith and the state recommendation that he be placed ...

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  19. Arrest made in Madera County officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Fresno Bee

    A man wanted in an auto theft case that ended in an officer-involved shooting last week in the Madera County foothills was arrested in Northern California, Madera County sheriff's officials confirmed Tuesday. Kyle Snipes, 29, was arrested by Roseville Police Department on Monday night on a parole violation and a Fresno County warrant for narcotics and weapons charges.

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  20. Prather fire stops traffic along Highway 168Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Fresno Bee

    ... nia Highway Patrol escort was ushering traffic via one lane along Highway 168, said Capt. Ryan Michaels of the Fresno County Fire Protection District.

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