Sanger City Councilwoman Melissa Hurtado, a Democrat, released a statement Monday proclaiming victory over incumbent Republican Andy Vidak in the California State Senate. Vidak said it had been an honor to represent his neighbors.
Democrat TJ Cox trails Republican David Valadao by about 2,000 votes in California’s 21st Congressional District. Kern County election results moved Cox to within two percentage points of the Hanford incumbent.
Marty West, a former police captain, was shot to death by Fresno California police after someone called authorities to report a man in a home with a history of recent mental health issues might try to kill himself.
The Fresno Veterans Day Parade was held Monday, Nov. 12, 2018 in downtown Fresno, CA. Highlights included marching bands and floats and several who fought in World War II. Larry Duba was grand marshal.
Gabriel Garza is suspected of being involved in the shooting death of Amber Baker, a 20-year-old Fresno, Calif., woman who was six weeks pregnant when she was killed inside her apartment on Feb. 26, 2017.
Dreamers nationwide and in the Central Valley will avoid deportation for the time being after a federal appeals court reaffirmed a preliminary injunction to stop an attempt to end DACA by the Trump administration.