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Ag Giants Boswell, Vidovich Sling Mud at Each Other

Two giant Central Valley farming companies are slinging serious mud at one another over groundwater. And, in a rare break with tradition, they’re doing it in public. Lois Henry SJV Water The fight has spilled out in public comments on t...
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COVID-19 Outbreaks at Food Plants in Tulare, Kings Counties

More than 100 employees have tested positive for the coronavirus at two food-processing facilities in Tulare County, health officials said. At least 107 employees at two Ruiz Foods facilities in Dinuba and Tulare have tested positive for the v...
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First Kings County COVID-19 Death Reported

The first coronavirus death in Kings County was reported Saturday evening by public health officials. “The county is deeply saddened by this loss to COVID-19, and extends our condolences to the family for th...

Lemoore Police Chief Praises Slain Officer Jonathan Diaz

Authorities say an off-duty law enforcement officer killed a police officer and critically wounded his father before killing himself in a shooting at a birthday party Saturday in Hanford.   Detectives described the shooting as a “murder-suicide.” ...