Madera, CAKMPH.com

Elderly man missing in Madera found safe, deputies say

MADERA, Calif. (FOX26) — Update: Miguel Gomez Nasarit has been found safe. The Madera County Sheriff’s Office has issued a missing person alert for a 77-year-old man out of Madera. The Sheriff’s Office says Miguel Gomez Nasarit was last seen near 8320 Road 29. He’s a Hispanic man who is...
Fresno, CAyourcentralvalley.com

Fresno woman runs non-profit animal rescue from her own home

FRESNO, California (KSEE/KGPE) – For years California animal shelters have been trying to lower their kill rates. Historically, Fresno County has had one of the highest rates in the state, according to the data from the Central California SPCA. About 5 years ago, Fresno resident Mell Garcia decided she had...
Fresno, CAKRON4

Hiker killed by lightning strike in Northern California

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A hiker was fatally struck by lightning in the Northern California mountains as he tried to take cover during a storm, authorities said. Nicholas Torchia, 37, of Fresno was electrocuted Friday afternoon in a remote area near the John Muir Trail in the Sierra Nevada, the Fresno Bee reported Monday.
Fresno, CAFresno Bee

As concerts loom and COVID cases rise, will Fresno issue a universal mask mandate?

At least two dozen concerts, events and shows with the potential to attract thousands of patrons are scheduled at three major Fresno indoor venues over the coming months. Many of the events scheduled at the Save Mart Center on the Fresno State campus and Selland Arena in downtown Fresno will be considered indoor “mega events” with more than 5,000 people in attendance, triggering a state requirement for customers to either be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have a negative coronavirus test before they can attend.
Fresno, CAKMPH.com

Decision leaves thousands of additional farmers without water

FRESNO, Calif. — Tuesday afternoon the State Water Resources Control Board voted 5-0 to stop the distribution of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta watershed, the water resource for between 4,000 to 6,000 farmers north of Fresno. The decision to cut off access to water from the Sacramento - San Joaquin Delta...
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Paso Robles Daily News

Sensorio exhibit to support Big Brothers Big Sisters, Food Bank

$20 from each ticket will go to support two local charities. — Visitors planning to experience Bruce Munro: Light at Sensorio in Paso Robles will also assist in supporting two outstanding Fresno organizations providing services for children facing adversity and families experiencing food poverty, when they visit during Sensorio Gives Back. Benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central California and Central California Food Bank, the special fundraising event at the outdoor art exhibition will take place Sunday, Aug. 22. For each ticket sold to Light at Sensorio on this date, $20 will go towards supporting these local charities ($10 donated to each organization). The exhibit by internationally acclaimed British artist Bruce Munro is currently viewable through Jan. 2, 2022 (view full schedule of days/hours below). Light at Sensorio is located at Sensorio, 4380 Highway 46 East, Paso Robles, California. For tickets and more information, the public may visit sensoriopaso.com.