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  1. Bomb Threat Leads To Arrest In FresnoRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... evacuated a nearby building. Police said the backpack did not contain any explosives. Rose was booked into the Fresno County jail on four counts of robbery and two counts of making bomb threats.

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  2. Unlikely Partnerships Spring From California Water CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | GPB.org

    At a recent rally in Fresno County, Calif., farmers in plaid shirts stood side by side with migrant farmworkers in ball caps, holding signs that read " sin agua, no futuro " and "no water, no food."

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  3. Fresno County man dips into swear jar, buys scratcher, wins $1 millionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Isaias Herrera used money from his swear jar to buy a lottery scratcher at a Riverdale gas station that won $1 million.

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  4. Editorial: Dianne Feinstein's water bill is an overreachRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Sen. Dianne Feinstein's drought bill, introduced in February, was an improvement over the water grab bill that passed in the House.

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  5. Puppy found after being stolen at San Luis Obispo adoption eventRead the original story

    Monday | SanLuisObispo.com

    An Arroyo Grande man and his two daughters brought the four-month-old pooch to a veterinarian in Arroyo Grande Tuesday evening to see if she had an embedded micro-chip that would reveal her owner, said Kim Colvin, owner of the Fresno County-based nonprofit Laton Animal Rescue & Care.

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  6. Few farmers immune to impact of epic California droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... said Harris executive William Bourdeau, surveying an idled brown field on the company’s farm in western Fresno County. “In a normal year, 72 million heads of lettuce would come out of this ground.” The drought has affected just about ...

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  7. Family Focus: Preschoolers Learning at 'K' LevelRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    ... more important than ever with kindergarten becoming increasingly harder. KSEE24 has teamed up with First Five Fresno County for this "Lifecycle of Literacy" series to demonstrate how each stage of life sets a child up to succeed in school. For this ...

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  8. Family Focus: Is Prenatal Reading Beneficial?Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    ... We start with whether it's beneficial to read to baby in the womb. KSEE24 News has teamed up with First Five Fresno County for a series of stories called "Family Focus: Lifecycle of Literacy." From prenatal to third grade, we're taking a look at ...

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  9. Working to avoid more voting issuesRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2013 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    The Fresno County elections office is working to make improvements to avoid voting issues for the special election on Tuesday.

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  10. Viewpoints: It's time for a breakthrough on groundwater managementRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

    ... of California Water Agencies. David Orth is general manager of the Kings River Conservation District in Fresno County and a member of the ACWA board of directors. Merced Sun-Star is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, ...

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  11. California Drought Spawns Well Drilling BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    ... out, that it was going to get crazy, and it has," he said. "Drilling is up big-time." The figures prove it. In Fresno County, which leads the nation in agricultural production, officials issued 256 permits to dig new wells in the first three months ...

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  12. Joanne Lippert named Mother of the YearRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Joanne Lippert surprised at her office as she is named the 2014 Fresno County Women's Chamber of Commerce Mother if the Year.

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  13. Joanne Lippert named Fresno County Mother of the YearRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Joanne Lippert surprised at her office as she is named the 2014 Fresno County Women's Chamber of Commerce Mother if the Year.

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  14. Sheriff: Fresno jail inmate's death a homicideRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    A Fresno County Jail inmate found dead in his cell was the victim of a homicide, the Sheriff's Office said Wednesday.

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  15. Fresno County wallet thief jailed ... and releasedRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    A woman who stole an employee's wallet from the Fresno County's Department of Public Works and Planning in downtown Fresno last month was found, arrested and jailed -- but was released last week after serving six days at the Fresno County Jail.

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  16. Woman killed by train in central Fresno is identifiedRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    A woman killed by a train in central Fresno early Monday has been identified by the Fresno County Coroner's Office as Anna Rubio, 36. Her death was determined to be a suicide, the coroner's office reported.

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  17. Coroner IDs 21-year-old killed in crash east of ClovisRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    The Fresno County Coroner's Office on Wednesday released the name of a 21-year-old Fresno man who died in a vehicle accident last week east of Clovis.

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  18. Sheriff detectives ask for public's help to find alleged thiefRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Detectives with the Fresno County Sheriff's Office are asking for the public's help to find a woman who allegedly stole an employee's wallet last week at the Fresno County's Department of Public Works and Planning in downtown Fresno.

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  19. Water projects and drought relief now top the Fresno County COG wish list.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    Though nearly all Californians agree the state is experiencing a serious water shortage, they are divided over the causes of the problem.

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  20. Two Fresno women, 1 from Oakhurst, charged with credit card fraudRead the original story

    Yesterday | Merced Sun-Star

    - Two Fresno County women and another from Oakhurst are being charged in the illegal collection of more than 165 credit card numbers, 25 California driver's licenses and 25 Social Security numbers to make purchases in the Jackson area, southeast of ...

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