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  1. Bulldog gang member leads police in Fresno car chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... Release Supervision violation and possession of a controlled substance, police said. Nieto was booked into the Fresno County Jail for the felony warrants and on charges of felony evading as well as resisting arrest. The Fresno Bee is pleased to ...

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  2. Gang members in Fresno booked for gun possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... that it would not be found. Phanouvong, who has a previous felony conviction for burglary, was booked into the Fresno County Jail for several firearm-related offenses, police said. The Fresno Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share ...

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  3. Fresno firefighter accused in rape is placed on leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Fresno Bee

    A Fresno firefighter accused of rape has been placed on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of the Fresno County Sheriff's Office investigation, Fire Chief Kerri Donis said Saturday. Jeffrey Sanchez, 36, is accused of raping a 19-year-old woman Thursday night after they met at a bar, the sheriff's office said Friday.

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  4. Karen Ross and Andy Souza: Hunger in Fresno County a " how local farmers are helpingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Food donations tend to spike this time of year, as holiday volunteers readily distribute meals to their neighbors who are working hard for a better life but need a little help putting food on the table. Hunger isn't a seasonal issue in Fresno County - a place where food production is plentiful.

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  5. Fresno police: Arrests made for stolen vehicle, gun chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    A call about a suspicious vehicle and gun early Saturday resulted in the arrest of two men in central Fresno. Gang associate Eric Vaughn Griffin, 45, of Fresno, was booked into Fresno County Jail on suspicion of three firearms charges, felony spousal abuse, felony criminal threats and a probation violation.

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  6. Toys for Tots toy giveawayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Scott Hull, top, and Jim McClurg, bottom, haul boxes of toys during the toy giveaway at the United Way headquarters. The Marine Corps Reserves' Toys for Tots campaign, in conjunction with United Way of Fresno County, distributed 2,000 toys this time instead of 500 toys, making it the largest Toys for Tots distribution in Central California.

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  7. Toys for Tots gives Fresno kids an early ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Scott Hull, top, and Jim McClurg, bottom, haul boxes of toys during the toy giveaway at the United Way headquarters. The Marine Corps Reserves' Toys for Tots campaign, in conjunction with United Way of Fresno County, distributed 2,000 toys this time instead of 500 toys, making it the largest Toys for Tots distribution in Central California.

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  8. Fresno man arrested on suspicion of three recycling center robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... detective found McCoy hiding in a tree after leaving the recycling center. He was arrested and booked into Fresno County Jail on suspicion of all three robberies. The Fresno Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, ...

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  9. Fresno Firefighter Arrested on Rape AllegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KSEE-TV Fresno

    ... works as a firefighter at the department, according to Mark Standriff, spokesperson for the City of Fresno. Fresno County Sheriff's deputies arrested Sanchez Friday at his home in Fresno. According to a press release from the sheriff's office, a ...

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  10. Fresno Fire employee arrested in alleged rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Fresno Bee

    Jeffrey Sanchez, 36, allegedly raped a 19-year-old woman Thursday night after they met at a bar, said Tony Botti, spokesman for the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff detectives responded to a home on the 1100 block of South Fowler Avenue in southeast Fresno after the 19-year-old, who was not named, reported Sanchez had raped her.

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  11. Fresno Fire employee arrested for alleged rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    Jeffrey Sanchez, 36, allegedly raped a 19-year-old woman Thursday night after they met at a bar, said Tony Botti, spokesman for the Fresno County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff detectives responded to a home on the 1100 block of South Fowler Avenue in southeast Fresno after the 19-year-old, who was not named, reported Sanchez had raped her.

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  12. Thief Causes Oil Spill Near RiverdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KMPH-TV Fresno

    Fresno County Sheriff's Detectives say a man on a bike is responsible for a costly mess just west of Riverdale. He was spotted about ten Friday morning stealing a fitting off an oil storage tank.

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  13. Man killed in crash near Selma identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    A man critically injured in a crash involving a fuel tanker southwest of Selma has died. He was identified as Edwin Camp, 74, of Kingsburg, the Fresno County Coroner's Office reported Friday.

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  14. New Coalinga mayor and two new council members sworn-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Fresno Bee

    ... during Thursday's meeting. Patrick Keough stayed in his post as mayor pro-tem. Garcia, a sergeant with the Fresno County Sheriff's Office, had been on the council for eight years - the past year as its mayor. Garcia said Friday he doesn't plan to ...

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  15. Seasonal farm-job slump forces Fresno County unemployment higherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Fresno Bee

    The average numbers of people employed each month and counted in the labor force in Fresno County in 2014 is higher than any year since 1990. But as the county's population grows, the proportion of the working-age population in the labor force is the lowest in nearly a decade.

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  16. Central Fresno couple booked after bruised 5-year-old girl foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Fresno Bee

    A man and a woman are in custody in connection with the abuse of a 5-year-old girl, the Fresno County Sheriff's Office reported. Authorities discovered the alleged crime Thursday when they went to a home in the 3500 block of North Pleasant Avenue, where a man told deputies his stepdaughter had bruises on her body.

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  17. Affordable housing complex opens in ReedleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Fresno Bee

    The Fresno Housing Authority and the city of Reedley on Thursday celebrated the grand opening of a new affordable housing complex in the eastern Fresno County community. The 60-unit complex has three- and two-bedroom apartments.

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  18. EDITORIAL: Brandau swallows the developers' Kool-AidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Fresno Bee

    ... there's the disastrous effect on public health. According to the American Lung Association, more than 21% of Fresno County children - and more than 17% of adults - suffer from asthma. This grim statistic reflects both the Valley's bowl shape and its ...

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  19. After-school programs tighten achievement gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Fresno Bee

    ... sometimes criminal behaviors. This year, more than 30,000 students are enrolled in after-school programs in Fresno County. Daily, students receive academic tutoring, homework assistance, nutritious snacks and participate in activities such as ...

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  20. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Thursday | Business Wire

    ... today that it has acquired CareTech Solutions, Inc. ... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed the following ratings on Fresno County, CA (the county) obligations: --$381 million taxable pension obligation refunding bonds (POBs), ser... )--Fitch Ratings has ...

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