This week I testified at a legislative hearing on implementing the $7.5 billion water bond passed by voters in November 2014. One legislator asked me if the state was positioned to capture extra rainwater if El Niño brings a strong rainy season.
A caller reported the shooting then fled, Fresno police Lt. Joe Gomez said Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. The caller said the victim had shot himself. The shooting happened at an apartment complex near Peach and Olive avenues.
This is the 49th year for the World Ag Expo at Tulare, where preparations for the show are underway. The show features 2.6 million square feet of exhibit space, with over 1,500 exhibitors taking part. Last year, 49 states were represented and folks from 49 countries attended. Over 100,000 attendees are expected this year for the three-day event beginning Tuesday, Feb. 9.