Hit-and-run victim was a field worker and mother, friends say

FRESNO, Calif. (FOX26) — Friends of a recent hit-and-run victim are now trying to raise money to return her body to Mexico. Martina Flores was hit by a white, four-door Kia on June 11th, at Elm and Geneva in Southwest Fresno. Flores was a field worker, who friends say, focused...
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At-risk adult missing in Merced

MERCED, Calif. (FOX26) - The Merced Police Department announced on Monday that an at-risk adult has gone missing in Merced. According to police, David Cummings, 34, went missing on Monday around 5 p.m. and was last seen at home near Calimyrna Street and E. Main Street. - Elderly man missing...
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3 Killed in Fiery Two-Car Crash on Interstate 5 [Fresno, CA]

Deadly Two-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 5 in Fresno. The collision occurred on Interstate 5 near the Fresno/Coalinga off-ramp on June 18 at nearly 10:43 p.m. Dispatchers arrived shortly after. According to the CHP, the accident involved two vehicles. Following the impact of the crash, one of the cars caught fire.
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Man arrested for allegedly stealing 21 tons of pistachios

Tulare County, California — A routine audit by a Central California pistachio producer earlier this month revealed that a whopping 21 tons – 42,00 pounds of the nuts were missing. So the Touchstone Pistachio Company, of Fresno, contacted authorities. It led to the arrest Friday of Alberto Montemayor, 34, of...
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Man Killed in Triple Shooting in Fresno Identified

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) — A shooting took place around 2:12 a.m. Sunday on Delno Ave., near McKinley and Fruit Avenues in Fresno. According to Fresno Police, officers responded after a shot spotter activation went off but found no one at the scene. Police say they got word a short time...

Four-car accident takes place in Northeast Fresno

The Fresno Police Department responded to a call Monday evening regarding a four-car accident on Barstow and Fresno. According to police, northbound Fresno is currently shut down at Barstow. One dog died during the accident and another survived. No other details were provided.
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Rental assistance available for Fresno County residents

A Fresno County Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) is providing a way for residents and their landlords to receive direct rent relief funding for eligible households impacted by the pandemic. Rental assistance will be provided for Fresno County residents whose income levels are at the 80% Area Median Income (AMI)...

Family and Friends seek justice for Angel "Bubba" Hernandez

FRESNO, Calif. (FOX26) — Both family and close friends of Angel “Bubba” Hernandez, the 10-year-old boy who was recently killed during a hit and run on Friant and Fort Washington in Fresno, want justice. Supporters were out Monday evening at the location of the accident, which originally took place on...
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Fresno State Bulldogs Leave ESPN for New Radio Home

Radio broadcasts of Fresno State sports events, including football, will be moving from their familiar spot on the radio dial to a new home next month. One Putt Broadcasting, which has carried Bulldogs games since 2013 on ESPN 940 (KFIG-AM), announced they are not renewing the contract with the university, which expires at the end of June.
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Bureau blocks water transfer to help save SJ Valley farmers

Farmers on the western edge of the parched San Joaquin Valley have little or no ground water resources this year. The South San Joaquin Irrigation District and Oakdale Irrigation District have legal rights to 200,000 acre feet of water sitting behind New Melones Reservoir beyond this year’s needs of the farms and urban customers they serve.