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  1. Fresno County to end contract for indigent medical servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno County has dissolved its contract with Community Hospitals for medical services to treat the county’s poorest residents.

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  2. Fresno group in U.S. court over S.F. water usageRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    A Fresno nonprofit linked to the largest agricultural water district in the country filed a federal lawsuit alleging San Francisco and other Bay Area communities are unfairly exempted from water cutbacks meant to protect endangered species.

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  3. Man, 26, identified as victim of Tollhouse crashRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    The Fresno County Coroner's office on Tuesday identified a man who died when his truck flew 60 feet off an embankment in Tollhouse.

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  4. Victim of fiery crash near Riverdale is identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    The Fresno County Coroner's office on Tuesday identified a man who died after a fuel tanker truck and passenger vehicle collided on Highway 41 near Riverdale.

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  5. Oakdale Irrigation District water rates to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

    ... needs, Knell said OID will have to sell $4 million worth of water each year to buyers outside the district. Fresno County's Westlands Water District, for instance, is interested in buying OID water. OID also is banking on revenue increases from its ...

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  6. Al Smith, President/CEO, Fresno Chamber of Commerce, speaks during...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Al Smith, President/CEO, Fresno Chamber of Commerce, speaks during the Fresno County Board of Supervisors meeting regarding First 5, Tuesday morning, June 17, 2014.

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  7. Fresno man held in theft, threats to his grandparentsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    A Fresno man was arrested early Tuesday morning after robbing and threatening his grandparents, the Fresno County Sheriff's Office reported.

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  8. California: San Francisco Bay Photoreal Scenery Released for FSX/P3D by Vero-FSRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Fly Away Simulation

    ... Mendocino County to Monterey Bay! You can also go as far as Placerville, El Dorado in the north and Firebaugh, Fresno County to the east. You get as much of the San Francisco Bay area as the simulator can realistically handle, giving you an immense ...

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  9. Blackbeard's buried treasure expected to be found this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Fresno Bee

    ... 14th clue was released at weekend shows and posted on social media Monday. The business estimated about 500 Fresno County residents are hunting for the treasure, which contains prizes from the Fresno Grizzlies, Harley Davidson of Fresno, the Patio ...

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  10. Oakdale Irrigation District water rate increase up for vote Tuesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Merced Sun-Star

    ... rates. The drought also prevented OID from selling "surplus" water this year to outside agencies – like Fresno County's Westlands Water District. Such sales in the past were used to reduce what Oakdale farmers had to pay for water. So the ...

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  11. San Jose woman admits to I-5 drug smugglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Fresno Bee

    ... guilty of being part of a drug-smuggling ring, the U.S. Attorney's Office said. Court documents showed that Fresno County Sheriff's deputies stopped 30-year-old Ana Angulo for a traffic violation on northbound Interstate 5 and found she had 8.8 ...

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  12. Firebaugh-area robbery spree ends with two arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Fresno Bee

    Two men are in custody on carjacking, armed robbery and other charges in connection with two gunpoint robberies Saturday near Firebaugh, the Fresno County Sheriff's Office said.

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  13. EDITORIAL: Ambulance abuse is falling in FresnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Now, almost two years later, he reports success from Daniel Lynch, emergency medical services director for Fresno County. The EMS has devised a unique policy and procedure to cut abuse drastically. The program has saved more than $3.9 million its ...

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  14. Grand opening for Fresno's Teague Branch LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Fresno Bee

    The Teague Branch Library, the newest public library branch in Fresno County, will open Wednesday.

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  15. Teenage cyclist killed in Selma identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Merced Sun-Star

    A 14-year-old boy struck and killed riding a bicycle south of Selma last Tuesday has been identified by the Fresno County coroner as Joseph Beas.

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  16. Some medical services for undocumented people in Fresno County could end soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Merced Sun-Star

    Undocumented immigrants may have no access to certain types of medical services later this year if the Fresno County Board of Supervisors moves ahead with plans to end a contract for indigent health services with Community Regional Medical Center. 2 comments

  17. Library Bookshelf: Book delves into the RomanovsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | The Fresno Bee

    The Fresno County Library's Bookshelf column shares suggestions for books, music and other items and provides information about library programs.

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  18. "Practice Air Alert" scheduled next week in Fresno CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Fresno Bee

    The San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District is asking residents to conduct a "Practice Air Alert" next week by making plans to reduce their driving.

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  19. Fresno prepares for forums on complex water issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Fresno Bee

    ... the round-table discussions mandated in their legal settlement with opponents of higher water rates. Former Fresno County Supervisor Doug Vagim led a successful effort to force City Hall to repeal a series of annual water-rate hikes. The City ...

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  20. Some Fresno County residents could see new water restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Fresno Bee

    Water restrictions, such as irrigating landscaping just twice a week, could soon be coming to Fresno County residents who get billed by the county for water.

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