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  1. Man high on meth hit with stun gun, arrested after assault on female Fresno copRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    ... punched and grabbed her. With the help of other officers, Albert Olivarria, 44, was arrested and booked into Fresno County Jail on multiple felony charges. The officer was treated for minor injuries at Community Regional Medical Center. The Fresno ...

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  2. Scattered rain in Valley expected through Tuesday, followed by - quiet' weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    Catie Morgan, 10, arrives bundled up from the cold rain for the Central Section Division I girl's soccer final between Buchanan and Clovis North on Saturday. A storm system that passed by Fresno County without much rainfall on Saturday will give way to a second weather system Monday, bringing another slight chance of scattered showers in the area.

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  3. Fresno County Office of Education celebrates National School Breakfast weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Fresno Bee

    The Fresno County Office of Education will participate in National School Breakfast Week, which aims at increasing awareness of the School Breakfast Program. In partnership with Kings Canyon Unified School District, the office's Safe and Healthy Kids Department will host a breakfast awareness event at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Grant Middle School in Reedley.

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  4. Who hasn't embellished?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Fresno Bee

    ... it may explain. Could, "There, but for the grace of God, go I" apply? I write to encourage the residents of Fresno County to apply for the 2015-2016 County Grand Jury. The application process is underway and will end March 2 . As a former grand jury ...

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  5. Police looking for suspect in major tangelo theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KSEE-TV Fresno

    Fresno County Sheriff's office officials say you should be wary of people selling tangelos along the road. They could be stolen.

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  6. EDITORIAL: Thumbs up, thumbs down: Show loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Fresno Bee

    Thumbs up to the Fresno County Clerk's Office, Alissa Gomez of Dinuba and the Dinuba High School Acts of Kindness Club for showing a whole lot of love over Valentine's Day. The clerk's office was open on Valentine's Day until noon to issue marriage licenses, as is its tradition.

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  7. Some California farmers to go without federal waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KSBW-TV

    ... things together last year just to keep their trees alive," said Ryan Jacobsen, executive director of the Fresno County Farm Bureau. "The first aid kit we had last year is really not available this year." The Central Valley Project conveys water ...

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  8. Youth for Christ to expand reach in north FresnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Fresno Bee

    Ed Kaczmarek, executive director of Fresno/Madera Youth for Christ, right, and Bob Mazmanian, project supervisor, discuss plans to turn the back of the property into ball fields at the Youth For Christ's new site for its Campus Life Center on North Chestnut. is at 6 p.m. March 3 at the Fresno Hotel & Conference Center, 2233 Ventura St. Cost is $25.

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  9. Couple married 67 years hold hands in final hours togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | SFGate

    ... said. The two knew each other as children, growing up in the Central California farming community of Easton (Fresno County). Romance sparked at a local dance hall one night when Floyd, a decorated Navy sailor, was home on shore leave. They were ...

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  10. Tangelo thieves hunted by sheriff's deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Fresno Bee

    Agricultural thieves hit a Sanger-area citrus grower hard as a result of the recent port strike, and the Fresno County Sheriff's Office is asking help locating stolen tangelos. Spokesman Tony Botti said the grower, who farms near Highway 180 and Thompson Avenue, delayed picking his tangelos because he couldn't export them during the strike.

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  11. The water of Millerton Lake sits far beneath the old Fresno County Courthouse this month.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Fresno Bee

    Westlands Water District, the 600,000-acre district mostly in west Fresno County, announced early Friday it had been told no river water would be delivered again this year from the federal Central Valley Project. Other farmers expect to hear later Friday that they will get no federal river water for the rest of the 2 million acres of cropland served by the project.

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  12. After 67 years together, California couple dies while holding handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Los Angeles Times

    ... for her. Floyd, 90, and Violet, 89, knew each other as children, growing up in Easton, on the outskirts of Fresno County. While Floyd, a decorated Navy sailor, was home on leave, he met Violet at a local dance hall. They married on Aug. 16, 1947. ...

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  13. California Couple Married 67 Years Dies Side-by-Side, Holding HandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... meant to be that way." Floyd and Violet knew each other as children, growing up in Easton, on the outskirts of Fresno County. While Floyd, a decorated Navy sailor, was home on leave, he met Violet at a local dance hall. They married on August 16, ...

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  14. Foundation for Fresno County Public Library names new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Fresno Bee

    Mathurin is the director of operations at West Fresno Family Resource Center and has more than 15 years of experience in the nonprofit and for-profit sectors. She will serve as president for 2015.

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  15. Fresno council votes 6-1 to approve water projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Fresno Bee

    ... by future voters as courageous leadership or career-ending folly remains to be seen. At the same time, former Fresno County Supervisor Doug Vagim has turned his anger with the mayor's plan into a political fountain of youth. He, almost alone, vowed ...

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  16. Renteria in line for top Clinton campaign job, ending state Assembly plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Fresno Bee

    ... run for Perea's seat. Renteria, 40, lives in the Assembly district, which covers western and southern parts of Fresno County. Democrats dominate the district, making it likely that a Democrat will win next year. And more than half of eligible voters ...

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  17. EDITORIAL: Finally, progress on Fresno trailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Fresno Bee

    ... absolute immunity from liability for an injury that is caused by a condition of the trail." In addition, the Fresno County Transportation Authority approved an amendment Wednesday will allow Measure C sales tax funds to be used for trail maintenance ...

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  18. Gravel mine gets OK from Fresno County Planning CommisisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Fresno Bee

    A 619-acre gravel mining project on the Kings River, east of Sanger, was approved Thursday by the Fresno County Planning Commission. By a 5-1 vote, planning commissioners backed the Running Luck Ranch mining project near Riverbend and Goodfellow avenues.

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  19. Monterey-native falls 300 feet to his death near FresnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KION 46

    Authorities in Fresno County said Monterey native Zachary Penn, 26, fell off a cliff to his death during a camping trip last week. Deputies with the Fresno County Sheriff's Office said Penn was reported missing near Tollhouse Rock on Feb. 18 around 10 p.m. by several friends.

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  20. Renteria may take Clinton campaign job, ending her state Assembly plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Fresno Bee

    ... run for Perea's seat. Renteria, 40, lives in the Assembly district, which covers western and southern parts of Fresno County. Democrats dominate the district, making it likely that a Democrat will win next year. And more than half of eligible voters ...

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