Work continues in downtown Visalia and next phases of the Caldwell Avenue Improvement start Monday

Work continues in downtown Visalia and businesses and visitors should be ready for detours. Also, the next phases of the Caldwell Avenue Improvement project are quickly approaching and will begin on Monday, May 15th and is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. “This next phase includes major intersection closures at Akers, Linwood, and Chinowth Streets,” […]

Water, Water, Water. Now What?

The Sierra has a historic snowpack. Local rivers are running high and ditches and canals are breaching the levees. Tulare Lake has returned. To get a quick handle on our local water issues, the League of Women Voters of Tulare County is pleased to host a panel presentation on Tuesday, May 16, 2023. The moderator […]

The Carnegie Museum of Kings County’s second installment celebrating the Portuguese of Kings County opening May 12

  The second installment of the Carnegie Museum of Kings County’s year-long celebration of local Portuguese history and culture opens Friday, May 12. It runs through Sunday, Aug. 13. This installment picks up where the first one, which focused on Portuguese immigration to California, left off. All new displays feature artifacts and photos that highlight […]

State says Tulare hospital tower project must move forward to avoid possible decertification

The Tulare Local Health Care District (TLHCD) is under the gun as it faces a set of yearly deadlines demonstrating the expansion project at the Tulare hospital – owned by the district and operated by Adventist Health – is making significant and ongoing progress. Meanwhile, the State of California legislature approved a loan package Thursday, […]