Valley Tule Fog advisory issued: Visibility could drop to less than a quarter mile posing dangersGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
Man, 19, accused of fatally shooting his girlfriend's mother after a big fightGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
'Harrassment,' Free Palestine protesters trash California Republican lawmaker's district officeGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
A Fusion of Flavors My Experience at Sushi Table in Lemoore, CAEdgard AedoNewsBreak Contributor
Chilling details emerge in Chili's parking lot murder: Suspect caught on I-5 hundreds of miles awayGolden Gate MediaNewsBreak Contributor
19 arrested in Kings County during operation focused on human trafficking, child exploitation
Several agencies joined forces in a special operation to combat human trafficking and child exploitation.
Weekends to begin earlier for Kings Co. employees
KINGS COUNTY, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – On Fridays, Kings County employees can now leave at noon after the Kings County Board of Supervisors announced Tuesday a permanent change in hours to the public for participant departments in a newly adopted alternative work schedule. Officials say this change was enacted to accommodate a voluntary 9/80 work schedule […]
1 person dead, 5 injured following wrong-way crash involving 3 cars in Kings County
A wrong-way crash involving three cars resulted in the death of a 24-year-old driver in Kings County Sunday morning.
Today the gas price is close to $6.19 in Kettleman City as of 2023-12-05. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.229, a week ago the price is $3.246 , according to AAA.
Valley Tule Fog advisory issued: Visibility could drop to less than a quarter mile posing dangers
The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for multiple areas in Central California, including Caruthers, San Joaquin, Selma, Hanford, Corcoran, Lemoore, Los Banos, Dos Palos, Merced, Madera, Mendota, as well as the West Side of Fresno and Kings Counties. The advisory is in effect from 2 AM to 11 AM PST on Tuesday.
This building was on fire in the city of Corcoran
CORCORAN, Calif. (KGPE/KSEE) – A fire sparked in the city of Corcoran on Monday near Hanna and Van Dorsten Avenues, the Kings County Fire Department said. Kings County Fire says it started around 12:30 a.m. on Monday at a building that used to be the Corcoran Hospital on Hanna and Van Dorsten Avenue. The building […]
‘Death penalty conference’ to be held regarding Osuna
HANFORD, Calif. (KGET) — Before a preliminary hearing is scheduled, attorneys and others connected to the case of Jamie Osuna will meet to discuss the pros and cons of pursuing the death penalty against the Kern County murderer. Although the Kings County District Attorney’s Office hasn’t formally announced whether it will seek death, a prosecutor […]
Osuna spit on officer before Monday’s hearing: CDCR
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Convicted Kern County murderer Jamie Osuna ran late to a court hearing in Hanford on Monday because he spit on an officer while being transported from his prison cell, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. The incident occurred just before 8 a.m. at Corcoran State Prison, according to […]
Puppies in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in hanford, CA?
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around hanford..
County acquires Avenal Courthouse
During Tuesday’s Kings County Board of Supervisors meeting, the board unanimously approved the purchase and sale agreement with the State for 501 East King Street in Avenal where the Avenal Courthouse sits. Administrative analyst Matthew Boyett gave some background on the property saying in 2008, the State acquired 58.01...
Hanford’s Waste Treatment Plant churns out first container of clean test glass
It’s a big test baby: Hanford’s Waste Treatment Plant marked the arrival of its first nearly 7-ton canister of test glass. Top managers and workers gathered in one of the massive facilities’ frigid export bays to celebrate the birth of the test glass at the radioactive cleanup site in southeast Washington.
Work begins on Kings Hand Laundry's foundation
Another phase of the preservation of the old Kings Hand Laundry building is soon to be one to checked off the completed list. The ADA-compliant ramp to the back door will be finished this week, and the next phase of the project to transform the building into a museum is planned. Another round of fundraiser for the project will begin soon.
Join Us for the 2023 Kings County Prevention Awards: Celebrating Local Heroes
Get ready to celebrate the remarkable efforts in our community at the 2023 Kings County Prevention Awards, an event that shines a light on the invaluable work of prevention in our local area. Mark your calendars for Thursday, December 7th, from 8:00am to 10:00am.
Weekly Safety Report: Fatal Shootings Shake Huron, California
Two incidents occurred in Huron, California this week resulting in one fatality. The first incident involved a shooting that took place around 2 am on Sunday near Huron Elementary School. April Diaz, 37, was found with gunshot wounds and pronounced dead at the scene. The suspect, Andrew Leon, 19, turned himself in later that night in Monterey County. Investigators believe an argument between Leon and Diaz preceded the shooting. The second incident occurred shortly before 2 am on Sunday in the same area. A person was found dead on the road, and no suspect information has been released.
Local Job Opportunities: Firefighter and Part-Time Laborer Positions Open in City Departments
The Fire Department and Parks & Community Services Department are hiring for Firefighter and Part-Time Laborer positions. The firefighter position offers a monthly salary between $5,526 and $6,717. Applications close on 12/18/23. There are also two Part-Time Laborer vacancies in the Parks & Community Services/Parks Division. The hourly wage for this role is $15.50 to $17.50, with applications due by 12/15/23. Visit the City's job opportunities webpage for more details.Visit here for more details.
Traveling through Mom's life via her scrapbooks | Hanford Gourmet
Tomorrow is Mom’s birthday. While she’s not here on this plane to celebrate with us, I will certainly be celebrating her. Today, I perused some of her scrapbooks and I am sharing a few things from them. Perhaps there are a few new things to learn about Camille Chan Wing’s life.
Join Us for the Christmas Charity Festival: Celebrate the Season of Giving and Support Local Nonprofits!
The season of giving is upon us, and what better way to celebrate than by attending the Christmas Charity Festival! This festive event is set to take place on Thu, Dec 07, from 6pm to 10pm at the Hanford Civic Auditorium, located at 400 North Douty Street, Hanford, CA 93230.
Hanford Site gets one-third of new Manhattan Project stamp
TRI-CITIES, Wash. - A new three-part stamp was released by the Manhattan Project National Historical Park (NHP) featuring three important locations from the Manhattan Project according to Visit Tri-Cities. The Hanford Site's B Reactor is one-third of the stamp. The other two parts feature the Main Gate Park at Los...
Student disciplined after bringing weapon to elementary school: RSS
The incident occurred at Hanford-Dole Elementary School last Thursday, Nov. 30, when a student was found to have a BB gun, according to the school’s principal Julie Hartness.
Avenal State Prison: A Cornerstone of Community and Rehabilitation
Avenal State Prison (ASP) has transcended its function as a correctional facility to become a vital player in the socio-economic landscape of Avenal, California. Since its inception in 1987, ASP has been instrumental in the town's development, providing a plethora of job opportunities and fostering a deep-seated relationship with the local community. The 'wagon wheel' design of the prison is not only architecturally unique but also houses programs that are pivotal for inmate rehabilitation, such as educational and vocational training, aiming to equip inmates for a smoother reintegration into society.