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›  Driver confuses pedals, hits 2 homes in Clovis

A Clovis man in his late 70s accidentally drove his SUV through his garage, living room, back yard and into his neighbor’s house Thursday afternoon, police said. Read comments

›  Man arrested on drug, weapons charges in central Fresno

A member of the Hanford 209 Gangster Crips was arrested Wednesday evening in central Fresno on charges of selling drugs while armed with a firearm. Read comments

›  Fresno to apply for $165 million in state loans for big water project

Fresno City Hall and its big water project are returning to their favorite lender — the state of California. Read comments

›  Driver killed in crash and fire east of Coalinga

An unidentified driver from Porterville was killed early Thursday in a one-car crash east of Coalinga, the California Highway Patrol reported. Read comments

›  Girl Scout cookies in Fresno not the same as in L.A., San Francisco

When you bite into a Thin Mint, you probably aren’t wondering where it comes from. Read comments

›  Wheelchair drive to be held in Clovis

A wheelchair drive will be held in Clovis to help children and adults around the world who are in need of a wheelchair. Read comments

›  Kids Day donations keep growing

Kids Day donations are still being counted, but $485,000 had been raised for Valley Children’s Hospital as of 5 p.m. Wednesday, said Marshall McDowell, director of audience development at The Bee. The amount jumped from $340,500 counted the night before. Read comments

›  Fresno agencies seeing more people in need of energy, food help

3 things to know about slow economic recovery Read comments

›  Fresno police discover cave used by homeless people

Fresno police on Wednesday discovered a manmade cave in central Fresno that they believe was dug and occupied by homeless people. Read comments

›  Exeter man identified in fatal Visalia crash

A man who died when his 2001 Chevy box van hit a parked truck in Visalia and caught fire has been identified as Christopher Paul Nelson, 58, of Exeter. Read comments
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