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  1. Drought Forces New Rules on Lawn WateringRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... the Valley and we have had lots of different farmers contacting us," Russ Friend, executive director of the Fresno County Farm Service Agency office told the Fresno Bee . "But even if we could get the money to farmers tomorrow, they may have to wait ...

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  2. Preview of Hmong exhibit set for Friday in FresnoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... will be held Friday from 5-7 p.m. The mixer is free and open to the public. It will be held at United Way of Fresno County, at 4949 E. Kings Canyon Road in Fresno. Fresno City Council Member Blong Xiong and Michael Alexander, president of United Way ...

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  3. Fresno County gets relief in jail-staffing dispute with stateRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno County lawyers got a 90-day stay Wednesday from a Fresno County Superior Court judge in a lawsuit against the state Public Employment Relations Board.

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  4. Major California reservoirs below 50% capacity as drought wears onRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... at Huntington Lake on July 10. Water is at the lowest level that many in the tiny High Sierra community in Fresno County can remember. A couple strolls with their dog along a dusty shoreline that is usually under water at Huntington Lake on July 10. ...

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  5. Hume Lake drowning victim identified as Southern California manRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    A man found drowned at Hume Lake on Saturday was identified as Roberto Morales, 39, of Ontario in Southern California, the Fresno County Coroner's Office said Wednesday.

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  6. IRS employee charged with identity theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Republic

    ... accounts to go on shopping sprees with friends, federal prosecutors said. Viririana Hernandez, a 30-year-old Fresno County woman, and three of her friends stole $1.2 million from 160 people, many IRS employees, U.S. Attorney Benjamin Wagner said. In ...

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  7. Grape harvest training set Thursday in EastonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    ... will begin at 8 a.m.; the training will run from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The free training is sponsored by the Fresno County Farm Bureau, Nisei Farmers League, Raisin Bargaining Association, Sun-Maid Growers of California and Allied Grape Growers. ...

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  8. Four rescued from Kings River east of SangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    ... Goodfellow Avenue. Everyone quickly became separated from each other due to the strong current, said Cal Fire/Fresno County Fire Capt. Ryan Michaels. One person was immediately pulled from the water. Two more were rescued from an island in the ...

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  9. Motorcyclist dies in Millerton Road crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    ... The crash occurred about 5:40 p.m. The rider, identified Tuesday morning as Stuart Swartz of Fresno by the Fresno County Coroner's Office, was riding south on Millerton Road, north of North Fork Road, at an unknown speed when he lost control on a ...

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  10. Ex-Fresno IRS employee charged with ID theft of co-workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    ... Prosecutors say they bought home goods, jewelry and clothes. A grand jury on Friday indicted the four Fresno County residents on 23 counts, charging them with conspiracy, bank fraud and aggravated identity theft. Prosecutors say the alleged identity ...

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  11. Famous face gives career advice at Fresno job fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Fresno Bee

    ... lives. There's going to be a reshuffling, people are going to have to find new ways to put food on the table." Fresno County had a 12.1% unemployment rate in April, according to the latest report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor statistics. Lower than ...

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  12. Old-time fuzzy Elberta peach ready to eatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Fresno Bee

    ... true peach flavor," says Dorothy Boldt, whose family has been growing Elberta peaches for 100 years in east Fresno County. "This peach just melts in your mouth." Elberta peaches are ideal for eating fresh, just wash and cut them into slices. Others ...

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  13. Time for change on county boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Fresno Bee

    The July 16 Bee holds two revealing articles: First is the scheme to divide California into six states, the other is about the Fresno County Board of Supervisors considering reversing their support of high-speed rail.

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  14. California drought: Record heat dries out cantaloupe cropsRead the original story

    Monday | Los Angeles Times

    A couple strolls with their dog along a dusty shoreline that is usually under water at Huntington Lake on July 10. Water is at the lowest level that many in the tiny High Sierra community in Fresno County can remember.

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  15. Hoarder, fake rescue group barred from having animalsHoarder, fake...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Salinas Californian

    ... seized, and shortly thereafter the Central California SPCA seized 61 animals from Kisicki's rural property in Fresno County. The animals were found in poor condition, without adequate food, water, shelter or veterinary care. Further investigation ...

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  16. Former employees sue Fresno County animal control operatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Fresno Bee

    A couple of stray dogs are seen in the large dog area at Fresno County's animal shelter at the old county morgue site run by LIberty Animal Control Services.

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  17. First six months of 2014 were warmest in California's historyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Los Angeles Times

    A couple strolls with their dog along a dusty shoreline that is usually under water at Huntington Lake on July 10. Water is at the lowest level that many in the tiny High Sierra community in Fresno County can remember.

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  18. Ex-workers sue Fresno animal shelter operatorRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    Two former employees of a Fresno County animal shelter have filed a lawsuit alleging they were fired after complaining about mistreatment of animals.

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  19. Fresno police chase ends in arrest of shooting suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Fresno Bee

    ... the van but quit when it began running red lights, making the chase dangerous, Gomez said. Eagle One, the Fresno County Sheriff Office's helicopter, took over, monitoring the van's location from the air and broadcast its location. At one point, the ...

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  20. A winning idea for pot bustsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Fresno Bee

    With all of the marijuana busts occurring in Fresno and Madera counties, perhaps the law enforcement agencies involved could auction/sale the recovered marijuana to Colorado and Washington entities engaged in the lawful business of selling pot.

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