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WATCH: Mayor Dyer busts-a-move at Fresno block party

FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – Fresno Mayor Jerry Dyer showed off his dance moves at a block party event in the city on Saturday. Among a crowd of people also grooving to the music (including Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims), Dyer can be seen showing off his fancy footwork. The event...
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Fresno county DA files charges against Councilmember Hurtado

The Fresno County District Attorney’s Office has charged Kingsburg City Councilmember Jewel Hurtado with driving a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol level of .08 percent or higher, driving under the influence of alcohol and speeding. The charges were announced by the DA's office on Monday, July 19. It is...
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Fresno’s great shame: City must apologize for its terrible legacy of racist policies

The Tulsa Race Massacre’s 100th anniversary was remembered in June, a shocking, sad event in U.S. history. The massacre took place in that Oklahoma city over 18 hours from May 31 to June 1, 1921. A white mob attacked Black Tulsans living in the Greenwood neighborhood, part of which was known as the Black Wall Street for its prosperity. In the end, more than 1,200 homes were set on fire, and historians have put the death toll at 300. The spark that set off the rampage — an allegation that a young Black man had sexually assaulted a white woman in an elevator — was ultimately shown to be wrong, and he was let go without charges.
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33 new cases of delta variant of COVID reported in Fresno County

FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Health officials Friday announced new cases of the delta variant of COVID-19 in Fresno County. According to the Fresno County Department of Public Health, there have been 33 new cases of the delta variant of COVID-19 reported in the county. “We feel like we’re on the...
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Hidden Adventures: Fresno County Fruit Trail

FRESNO COUNTY, Calif. (KFSN) -- From fruit orchards to vegetable fields, the Central Valley is best known as the bread basket of the world. Fresno County alone is home to nearly two million acres of farmland. On this week's Hidden Adventure, we're taking you off the beaten path. This trail...