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  1. Valley winds, rain should be briefRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee

    Gusty winds and scattered showers in the central San Joaquin Valley prompted strong wind advisories by road officials in some areas Saturday afternoon. Cities including Lemoore, Fresno and Madera experienced some limited visibility and winds between 20 and 30 miles an hour - strong, but not strong enough to warrant advisories from the National Weather Service, which usually waits until gusts reach 35 miles an hour, said meteorologist Brian Ochs with the National Weather Service in Hanford.

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  2. Police: Hanford recreation worker arrested for sexually abusing teenage girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Fresno Bee

    A part-time Hanford parks and recreation worker was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of sexually abusing two teenage girls, police said. Donastorg is suspected of having relationships with two girls who were 14 and 15 years old at the time of the abuse, police said.

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  3. Amanda Renteria's team cheers early ballot returns in campaign against David ValadaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Fresno Bee

    No independent-expenditure money is pouring in. The Washington Beltway crowd has largely stopped paying attention.

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  4. Online fundraising is boosting candidate war chests in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Fresno Bee

    Take two Democratic challengers for House seats in the San Joaquin Valley, Amanda Renteria and Michael Eggman. In their uphill bids to unseat GOP incumbents, both have relied on ActBlue, a Cambridge, Mass.-based outfit that describes itself as an "online toolset" connecting donors to candidates and causes.

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  5. Amanda Renteriaa s team cheers early ballot returns in campaign against David ValadaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Fresno Bee

    No independent money is pouring in. The Washington Beltway crowd has largely stopped paying attention.

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  6. Willie Croft takes first at 2014 sprint car Trophy Cup at Thunderbowl RacewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Fresno Bee

    Willie Croft of Citrus Heights scored the biggest victory of his sprint car racing career Saturday, winning the final-night feature to clinch the overall Trophy Cup at Thunderbowl Raceway in Tulare. The unique Trophy Cup format awards points for every on-track action during the three-day event.

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  7. Modesato's Olam food processor cutting 173 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Fresno Bee

    The plant on Whitmore Avenue just west of Highway 99 will discontinue its frozen vegetable line, which Olam refers to as a specialty "controlled moisture" product. Singapore-based parent company Olam International employs about 2,000 people throughout the San Joaquin Valley and farms about 30,000 acres.

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  8. New report shows wide variation in Valley for Latino voter registrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Fresno Bee

    While 52% of Fresno County residents are Latino, the area's congressional districts show varying shares of Latino eligible voters. Latinos now make up 10.7% of eligible voters nationwide, according to a Pew Research Center report released Thursday.

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  9. A sign alongside southbound Highway 43 in 2012.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Fresno Bee

    The state Supreme Court decided Wednesday that it will not take up the challenge to high-speed rail funding sought by opponents in Kings County. By closing the case Wednesday, the Supreme Court essentially made the judicial score 2-1 against Kings County farmer John Tos, Hanford homeowner Aaron Fukuda and the Kings County Board of Supervisors.

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  10. The Bee recommends: Chavez, Berryhill and Cannella for California SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Fresno Bee

    Voters in state Senate District 14 should consider two key questions before marking their ballots. Which candidate will best represent a majority of residents, not just a handful of powerful stakeholders? And which candidate is best positioned to help constituents by delivering legislative help on jobs, education and health care? The answer is Luis Chavez, a Fresno Unified School District trustee who is challenging incumbent Sen. Andy Vidak, a Hanford Republican, in the redrawn district.

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  11. Blowing dust forecast for Valley's west side on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Fresno Bee

    Strong winds are expected along the Valley's west side Tuesday when a storm front blows through Central California, the National Weather Service said. The weather service's Hanford office issued a wind advisory and warned motorists in Coalinga, Avenal, Kettleman City and Lost Hills to use caution, as winds will gust up to 35 mph.

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  12. CD21 heats up with heavy hitters U.S. ChamberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Fresno Bee

    The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which has endorsed Hanford Republican David Valadao for reelection in the 21st Congressional District, is now adding financial muscle to its backing. This week, the organization put $250,000 into an independent expenditure on Valadao's behalf.

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  13. Ask Me: Eleanor Roosevelt came to Fresno, but not to Roosevelt HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | The Fresno Bee

    Answer: Eleanor Roosevelt made at least six visits to Fresno between 1938 and 1960, as First Lady and after her husband, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, died in 1945. During those trips Roosevelt toured migrant labor camps on the Valley's west side and delivered speeches, but she did not dedicate the new auditorium at Theodore Roosevelt High School, named for the 26th U.S. president and FDR's fifth cousin.

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  14. Vidak criticized for accepting oil company moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Fresno Bee

    A year ago when he was running for the job, state Sen. Andy Vidak, R-Hanford, railed against a contribution by Chevron to an independent group supporting his Democratic opponent Leticia Perez. Now, its Vidak's turn to field criticism for accepting the oil company’s help.

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  15. The Buzz: Neel Kashkari ad winner picked from a over 10aRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Fresno Bee

    Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari, short of cash and inspired by Frito-Lay's "Crash the Super Bowl" consumer advertising contests, announced in August that he would give a $25,000 scholarship to the college student who made the best ad for his campaign. On Tuesday, as Kashkari announced the winners of the contest, his campaign put the number of submissions it received at "over 10." The winning entry came from Samuel Estigoy and Salvatore Angrisani from the University of California, Irvine, and University of California, Merced.

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  16. Vice President Joe Biden stumps in Bakersfield for congressional candidate Amanda RenteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Fresno Bee

    The vice president, speaking for nearly 30 minutes at the rally at California State University, Bakersfield, touched on a lot of subjects, but not water. A key theme: Picking up the middle class and dealing them in on the recovery.

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  17. Air turns corrosive in October heat waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Fresno Bee

    Valley air authorities are urging residents to drive less, avoid letting vehicles idle at drive-up windows and put off yard work that involves gasoline-powered equipment. In other words, pretend it's late August instead of early October.

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  18. Andy Vidak challenged by FUSD trustee Luis Chavez for state Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | The Fresno Bee

    In four years, Andy Vidak has gone from unknown cherry farmer to state senator. Now, the Hanford Republican is a central player in his party's efforts to rebuild and stay relevant in state politics.

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  19. Prep football: Hanford beats El Diamante, plows ahead with perfect runRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | The Fresno Bee

    The starting middle linebacker/right guard stripped El Diamante running back Keylan Liles of the football and returned it for a 53-yard score late in the second quarter to help propel The Bee's Central Section No. 5-ranked Bullpups to a 42-21 victory.

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  20. California Senate to review its nepotism, hiring policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | The Fresno Bee

    The California Senate is reviewing its nepotism policy, examining its hiring procedures and modernizing record keeping in its human resources department, according to a memo the top administrator of the upper house sent Friday to senators and employees. The memo from Greg Schmidt, the outgoing secretary of the Senate, also says the Senate is developing a code of conduct for the sergeant-at-arms office, which was tarnished this year by a sergeant who tested positive for cocaine the night he was involved in a fatal off-duty shooting.

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