Porterville City Council Supports the County Of Tulare and Self-Help Enterprises to Use City Water for Emergency Response

At its meeting on January 17, 2023, the Porterville City Council unanimously approved to support the County of Tulare’s request to provisionally use City water to serve homes across Tulare County on temporary household tanks. Due to a road closure caused by flooding on Avenue 368 in Visalia, contract water haulers for Self-Help Enterprises were […]

The SOURCE LGBT+ Center’s Nick Vargas named Businessperson of the Year by Tulare Kings Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

The Source LGBT+ Center, serving Tulare, Kings, and Fresno Counties, congratulates Nick Vargas, Co-Founder and Director of Development and Strategy, who was named “Business Person of the Year” at the annual Tulare Kings Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Award Gala, held Friday January 20, 2023.  Vargas was nominated alongside other well-known businesspeople: Beth Bruegman, Gil Aguilar, […]

Rawhide Announce 2023 Coaching Staff

The Arizona Diamondbacks announced their coaching staffs for their Minor League teams for the 2023 season, including the group that will lead their Single-A affiliate, the Visalia Rawhide. At the helm for the Rawhide will be Manager Darrin Garner. Garner will start his first season as the Manager of the Rawhide in 2023. This will […]

Storms bring water and havoc to farms

Historic storms have hammered California for more than two weeks, causing widespread flooding, road closures, power outages and evacuations in numerous counties. As the state received roughly five times its average rainfall, the deluge offered water relief for drought-stricken farmlands. But the storms also inflicted a harsh toll on agriculture. Since Dec. 31, showers, mudslides […]