California jail's 'strange activity' featured on 'Ghost Hunters'JM McBrideNewsBreak Contributor
"Central San Joaquin Valley Experiences Second Day of Tornado Warning"P world news networkNewsBreak Contributor
Flood watch issued for Central California Counties, including Yosemite National ParkBe HappyNewsBreak Contributor
Hydrologic outlook warns of potential flooding in Central CaliforniaBe HappyNewsBreak Contributor
California State: National Weather Service issues freeze watch for Fresno, Kings, San Joaquin and other countiesBe HappyNewsBreak Contributor
15-year-old hospitalized following drive-by shooting in Hanford
A 15-year-old boy was shot and hospitalized following a drive-by shooting in Hanford.
Hanford Garden Club to host 25th annual Garden Tour
The Hanford Garden Club will host its 25th annual Garden Tour on Sat. April 22. Five beautiful gardens will be featured from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine. Donation is $30. Tickets may be obtained from any garden club member or from Hofmans Nursery (12491 W Lacey Blvd.), Gonzales Florist, Enchanted Florist or Ramblin' Rose Florist in Lemoore.
Town hall being held for Kings County residents amid historic flooding
Kings County residents are invited to a town hall meeting Thursday night to discuss historic flooding following this latest round of stormy weather.
Water levels endanger levees | Looking Back Lemoore
Updates from last week: The Lemoore Tigers did win the valley unlimited crown in their game against Dinuba. They are indeed the Champions of the San Joaquin Valley. Can you guess the score?. And the Slogan Contest is closing soon. The suspense continues as we wait to see what the...
Highway 41 ‘death trap’ south of Fresno finally getting improvements. Here’s latest schedule
“I really think it will help. Traffic won’t be passing head-on ... killing each other.”
Hundreds gather for first ever 'Belly to Baby Expo'
The one-day event was a one-stop shop for local parents to learn about all things from pregnancy to motherhood.
How long could a refilled Tulare Lake stick around? The answer lies in the Corcoran clay
It took two years for Tulare Lake to dry out after a major flood in the winter of 1982-83.
Kings County hospital ER closing early Saturday
The emergency department at the Kings County Memorial Hospital in Montague will close at 1 p.m. Saturday due to a temporary lack of staff. The emergency department will open for regular hours at 8 a.m. Sunday, the province said in a news release. Health P.E.I. advises anyone with emergency medical...
Local High Schoolers Get Hands on Look at High Tech Medical Education
Hanford West High School students got a close-up look at cutting edge simulators and other training tools during a recent visit to California Health Sciences University in Clovis. The university’s College of Osteopathic Medicine hosted the students as a way to encourage them to consider a career in health care...
Hanford process for OKing $12.5M settlement criticized | Guest Commentary
On Jan. 31, our Hanford City Council met at a special meeting at the odd hour of 3:30 p.m., when most citizen are working or tending to their daily activities. Citizens are only given a 24-hour notice of any special meeting. This meeting was to discuss the nine-year disagreement between...
Water floods farmland in old Tulare Lake
TULARE COUNTY, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – Thousands of acres of farmland of what was once the largest lake west of the Mississippi are now covered in floodwaters. Farmers and ag workers facing a crisis. Tens of thousands of acres of farmland that helped feed the valley and the world near Corcoran are now in limbo. Water from […]
Bridge in Danger of Collapsing, Should Be Avoided in Kings County
KINGS COUNTY, Calif. (KMJ/FOX26) — Another road closure has been announced for Kings County, this time in the 4000 block of Houston Avenue near Cross Creek. According to the Kings County Sheriff’s Office, the bridge has been deemed unsafe and should be avoided. Kings County Sheriff Dave Robinson...
Typically dry region of Kings County bracing for floods
The region of Kings County just north of Lemoore, between the north and south forks of the Kings River, is about to be hit with tons of flood water.
Thousands of acres of farmland remain underwater in Kings County
The flooded areas of Kings County are expected to stay underwater well into the summer.
Corcoran proclaims local emergency due to flood conditions
CORCORAN, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — The city of Corcoran ratified a proclamation Wednesday during a special meeting of a local emergency due to flood conditions in Kings County that threatens flooding in the city. According to the city during a special meeting of the city council, they proclaimed the local emergency based on the “existence of […]
Return of Tulare Lake: Farmland impacted as lake basin fills in Kings County
Tulare Lake was known in the late 1800s as the largest fresh water lake in the western United States.
Corcoran safe from flood water, for now | John Lindt
“We prayed for rain and did a good job of it.” - Doug Verboon. After a week of both rising water and concerns that the town of Corcoran could soon be under water, coordinated action led by Kings County has reduced at least some of the concern. So says...
Kings County officials urge people to prepare for historic Tulare Lake to flood
The historic Tulare Lake is starting to re-emerge.
Kings County Supervisors vote to remove park entrance fees
March 21, 2023 — Kings County Board of Supervisors. What happened: At their March 21 meeting, the Kings County Board of Supervisors authorized the continued elimination of Kings County park entrance fees, which will make the parks more accessible for all. The fees were first waived following the park’s...
Kings County Board of Supervisors (3/21/23)
March 21, 2023 — Kings County Board of Supervisors. During the March 21 meeting, the Kings County Board of Supervisors authorized the elimination of Kings County Parks Gate Fees as shown in the Kings County Master Fee Schedule. Further, removing the entrance fee will make the parks more accessible to all Kings County citizens.
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