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Groundwater Plan Could Give Corcoran More of a Sinking Feeling

It’s hard to imagine state officials giving the thumbs up to a groundwater sustainability plan that potentially allows Corcoran – California’s subsidence epicenter – to sink another 6 feet. Especially considering the tiny, rural town was forced to spend $14...
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Feds Charge Valley Men With Having Machine Guns

The FBI, its federal partners, and local law enforcement units continue their crackdown on Valley residents with machine guns. On Thursday, the Department of Justice charged Eric Lopez Mercado, 25, of Lemoor...

Hello Lemoore! ‘Simpsons’ Co-Producer Has Valley Roots

"Hello Lemoore!" That odd message appeared during the credits on a recent episode of "The Simpsons." During the annual Halloween-themed episode — "Treehouse of Terror XXX" — instead of names on the credits, silly messages and puns appear. "Simpsons" creator...

Lemoore Police Officer Killed at Birthday Party in Hanford

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. Listen to this article: