Kings County K-9 Officer on the Mend After Shooting

Kings County Sheriff Department K-9 “DASH” is on the mend. This four-legged officer is home now and recovering with his patrol partner. DASH underwent emergency surgery at Veterinary Emergency Services in Fresno to repair injuries sustained after being shot by a fleeing murder suspect in Kings County. According to his handler, DASH is groggy but displaying […]

20th Annual CyberQuest event Saturday, December 2

WHAT: CyberQuest is a technology-based competition that provides teams of students in grades 4 – 12 the opportunity to consider complex issues, propose solutions and communicate their proposals to a panel of judges. Student teams have three weeks to prepare for the competition. Earlier this month, team coaches were given access to the following presentation […]

Holiday Movie Magic at the Visalia Convention Center

The Visalia Convention Center inaugural “Holiday Movie Magic” movie day at the Visalia Convention Center will take place Sunday, December 10. This event will be fun for the whole family, and is open to all ages. The children’s classic movie “How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” will be featured on two big screens; with the first […]

Kaweah Delta Set to Use Overflow Tent for High Volume of ER Patients

Due to an early flu season and the recent closure of a nearby hospital’s emergency department and health clinics in Tulare, Kaweah Delta Medical Center has set up a tent to expand the size of its waiting area to accommodate the recent surge in patients heading to Kaweah Delta’s Emergency Department (ED). During periods of […]

Holiday Movies on the Big Screen of the Fox Theatres

The Hanford Fox Theatre holds special movie afternoons and evening – year round. For the holidays, it will be showing the following: Friday, Nov. 24 @ 2:pm – Mickey’s Christmas Carol with Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas – Mickey’s Christmas Carol is rated G and the running time is 26 minutes. Mickey’s Christmas Carol is […]

Farmersville, Woodlake Vote for Sales Tax Increase; Cannabis Business Taxation

Only two Tulare County cities had measures to vote upon on Nov. 7 – Farmersville and Woodlake. With 16% of registered voters in the combined cities making the decisions, both cities will see an increase in sales taxation come January, 2018; and both will be taxing potential cannabis businesses. Through passage of Measure P in […]

The Creative Center Celebrates 40 Years and Looking Forward

For 40 years The Creative Center has served the South Valley community by offering visual and performing arts classes to those who might not otherwise have had the opportunity. It was the vision of Violet Ginsburg that brought about the facility, helping adults with developmental disabilities further their passions and bring their goals to fruition. […]

Artist Reception for Bishops and Zanini at PAA, Dec. 3

The latest Porterville Arts Association exhibit features the work of Bill Bishop, Susie Bishop and Ron Zanini. The exhibit is currently open, however, the artist reception is Sunday, Dec. 3 from 2-4pm. Bill Bishop’s expertise in reproducing both fish and birds from wood stems from a true love for fly fishing and watching birds. He […]