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›  Governor appoints Allensworth woman to regional water board

Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday appointed Denise Kadara, 61, of Allensworth to the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board. Read comments

›  Visalia makes sandbags available ahead of weekend storm

The city of Visalia has made sandbags available to residents at its Compressed National Gas (CNG) Facility in anticipation of a winter storm expected to last from Sunday morning through Monday night. Read comments

›  Table Mountain Casino gives 300 turkeys to Fresno’s Poverello House

Table Mountain Casino on Tuesday donated 300 turkeys to Poverello House, which helps homeless in Fresno. Read comments

›  Ex-Fresno State football player, city team up for turkey giveaways

Turkeys and fixings for Thanksgivings dinners were given to 100 families in need during a giveaway at the Ted C. Wills Community Center in central Fresno on Tuesday afternoon. Read comments

›  Three Madera boys held after helicopter chase in NE Fresno

Three intoxicated teenage boys were arrested on suspicion of possessing a stolen vehicle and obstructing police after two of them were chased down by a police helicopter in northeast Fresno early Saturday morning, said Larry Hustedde with the Fresno Police Department. Read comments

›  More than 100 gather at Ferguson vigil in Fresno

More than 100 people gathered Tuesday evening at Eaton Plaza in downtown Fresno to hold a prayer vigil for Ferguson, Missouri, teenager Michael Brown and to hear speakers discuss racial equality and the demilitarization of police forces. Read comments

›  Government water dump down the gutter irks Visalia leaders

Visalia officials are livid over the release of 540,000 gallons of water into a street gutter last week by California Water Service and two governmental agencies. Read comments

›  Mattress donations help Fresno women and children in need

A safe haven for women and children in a Fresno Salvation Army program became a more comfortable place on Tuesday thanks to new mattresses donated from Mattress Land SleepFIT. Read comments

›  Two injured in southeast Fresno drive-by shooting

A 30-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy were wounded in a drive-by shooting in southeast Fresno shortly before 3 p.m. Tuesday, said police spokesman Lt. Joe Gomez. Read comments

›  Fresno police detain phony cop suspect; second man sought

Two men who impersonated police officers to rob a man of his money Saturday apparently used the same scam at least two other times in downtown Fresno this week, and police on Tuesday arrested a suspect in the cases. Read comments
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