Tulare Public Cemetery District censures Trustee Aguilar, confusion reigns

Tulare Public Cemetery District (TPCD) unanimously censured Trustee Alberto Aguilar for disclosing information discussed during closed session. With Aguilar recusing himself, the trustees also voted to send the matter to the Tulare County Grand Jury for an investigation. Though reported in the Sun-Gazette that the grand jury could remove Aguilar, the grand jury does not […]

Hanford’s Bastille up for sale again

Hanford City Council approved a 60-day exclusive negotiating agreement with 4Creeks, an engineering company in Visalia, that could lead to their purchase and renovation of the Bastille. The agreement lets 4Creeks do an evaluation of the historic building before committing to purchase the Bastille and turning it into a profitable public venue such as a […]

Senate GOP Block January 6 Commission

A vote today failed in the Senate on the January 6 Commission bill with 54 senators in favor to 35 against. To overcome the Senate filibuster the bill needed 60 votes to pass. The commission, comprised of five Democrats and five Republicans, would have conducted a comprehensive investigation into the events that lead to the […]