The city of Fresno (CA) Rev. Dr. Martin L. King Unity Committee celebrated its 35th anniversary Friday with a garlanding ceremony, the start of a weekend full of activities honoring the civil rights leader.
The driver of a pickup involved in a fatal crash early Friday, Jan. 18 2019 on Blackstone Avenue near Clinton Avenue will be arrested on charges of vehicular manslaughter, felony DUI and hit and run, Fresno police reported.
Two hikers in Yosemite National Park were rescued by helicopter on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2018. Yosemite officials said park rangers, search-and-rescue personnel, and a CHP helicopter rescued the hikers in the North Dome area.
A rescue operation at Shaver Lake during a fierce winter storm turned into an all-day saga for a stranded couple and group of deputies with the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office who were looking for them.
Twenty-three people were arrested in Tulare County earlier this week for alleged welfare fraud. The arrested are residents of Porterville, Earlimart, Fresno, Lindsay, Visalia, Dinuba, Tulare and Visalia.
The City of Clovis, CA announced on its Facebook page Wednesday that any federal worker currently not being paid will not have to pay for city utilities until the end of the partial government shutdown.
Police in Fresno, CA on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019 said the department is planning a new sweep against gangs after a girl, 12, was shot Wednesday night when a stray bullet flew into her home during a nearby gang disturbance.