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Southbound Highway 99 shut down near Earlimart following crash that left a CHP officer injured

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Southbound Highway 99 is shut down for traffic near Earlimart, just north of Kern County, according to Caltrans. According to our sister station ABC30 in Fresno, a crash that left a California Highway Patrol officer injured led to the shut down. The CHP officer was responding

BAKERSFIELD CHANNEL - 2018-03-21 05:04:07

Two suspected gang members dead after high-speed chase

Two people are dead following a high-speed chase through Tulare County. The incident started just after 3 p.m. when administrators at J.J. Cairns High School, located in the 200 block of North Harvard Avenue, called Lindsay police. Administrators told officers there were "suspicious gang members"

VISALIA TIMES-DELTA - 2018-03-21 01:27:10

Tulare city manager fires police chief on same day he's terminated as well | The Fresno Bee

Tulare city manager fires police chief on same day he's terminated as well Tulare Police Chief Wes Hensley has been fired five months after being placed on leave with no public explanation. This time, however, a letter telling him he was being fired Tuesday offered some rationale for the terminatio

FRESNO BEE - 2018-03-21 19:21:00

1 dead after police pursuit crash in Porterville

PORTERVILLE, California - One person is dead and at least two others are injured after a police pursuit resulted in a collision. The crash occurred on S Plano St & Olive Ave. in Porterville. Officials tell us police were involved in a high speed chase that started in Lindsey and ended in Portervill

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2018-03-21 00:11:57

Lien on Evolutions slows down efforts to open Tulare hospital

An updated timeline of Tulare Regional Medical Center events, including the Sept. 28 news that the hospital failed to meet payroll for some of its employees. Wochit Supporters of Tulare Regional Medical Center say a financial move late in the Healthcare Conglomerate Associates' administrative tenur

VISALIA TIMES-DELTA - 2018-03-22 00:25:02

Two suspects killed in crash after South Valley police pursuit

Two people died Tuesday after leading officers on a vehicle pursuit through the South Valley and colliding into a pole, according to law enforcement. Lindsay police were informed by John J. Cairns High School administration around 3 p.m. that a man described as a gang member possibly armed with a kn

FRESNO BEE - 2018-03-21 03:11:00

Three-alarm fire causes $2.5M in damages to Mt. Whitney auto shop but welding shop remains intact

VISALIA - When students arrived at Mt. Whitney High School on the morning of March 20, classes went on as normal, unless you are among those taking ag welding or ag mechanics classes. Just 12 hours earlier, a three-alarm fire melted half of the metal agriculture shop building at the high school leav

THESUNGAZETTE.COM - 2018-03-21 14:21:46

Pineapple Express storms into Valley

A heavy storm front from the Pacific arrived in force in the central San Joaquin Valley Wednesday morning, prompting a winter storm warning and a flash flood alert from the National Weather Service. The California Highway Patrol noted the wet weather was causing difficulties in the morning commute a

FRESNO BEE - 2018-03-21 13:55:00

'Massive' fire being fought at Mt. Whitney

A portion of Mt. Whitney High School is on fire. Multiple agencies are on scene in Visalia battling a blaze that appears to have started in a building on campus. Early indications are that the fire started in an industrial arts building and may have spread. Firefighters are attempting to contain t


Man arrested for hitting woman in the face with a stick in Visalia

A man is in custody for hitting a woman in the face with a stick. It happened in Visalia in the area of Dinuba and Vine Avenues. Police said 52-year-old John Ortega was found and arrested after threatening another person with the stick. He faces charges for assault with a deadly weapon and brandishi


Visalia police track down a suspected robber

A woman was sitting in a vehicle Sunday night when she was robbed, Visalia police said. The victim called police just before 10 p.m. She told patrol officers, who responded to the call, she was sitting in the vehicle in the 800 block of West Robin Drive when someone opened the vehicle door. The rob


Visalia purse robber quickly found by police

Visalia Police say a woman was randomly robbed last night.It happened just before 10 Sunday night in a neighborhood near Fairview Park. Visalia Police say two people were just sitting and talking in a car when the suspect opened the passenger door and demanded a woman's purse. At first, she refused,


Fire on the campus of Mt. Whitney High School in Visalia burns auto shop building

Fire crews in the South Valley are investigating a fire that broke out at Mt. Whitney High School's auto shop building. But as of Monday night, investigators have only been able to get in a few feet, so they cant locate the point of origin. They say it's not safe enough. Crews are working to secure


Missing persons alert issued for Porterville man

The Tulare County Sheriff's Office is asking the public to be on the lookout for Charles Hood, a Porterville man who was reported missing by his family on Thursday, March 15. Subscription Required An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to vie


Crime and police stories: March 5-18

Staff Reports HANFORD - The Hanford Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a prowler who attempted to break into a home over the weekend. Just after midnight on Sunday, Hanford police said they were dispatched to the 2000 Block of Freedom Street regarding a prowler call. Of


Women's Tournament Capsules - Porterville Recorder: National Sports

STORRS, Conn. (AP) - Results from the second round of the women's NCAA Tournament on Monday. --- An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. STORRS, Conn. (AP) - Results from the second round of the women's NCA


Police: Porterville man beat wife, dropped child and hit disabled neighbor

Subscribed, but don't have a login? A Porterville man was arrested after beating his wife, dropping his child and hurting his neighbor who was confined to a wheelchair, police said. The man was holding his 3-year-old daughter in his arms while he attacked those closest to him, police said. The viol


Man found shot dead outside Parlier apartment complex. Detectives seeking tips and suspect information | The Fresno Bee

The Fresno County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that left a man dead Friday night in Parlier. Spokesman Tony Botti said the man is Hispanic and in his 20s. His name has not been released but will be once family is notified of his death, Botti said. The man was found lying in the dri


West Tulare to see new strip mall project

A Tulare development two decades in the planning is about to start. "We're trying our best to start construction as soon as possible," said Ted Lim, a spokesman for The Orosco Group based in Monterey. The project, a strip mall at the southwest corner of Cross Ave. and J St., has long been a dream fo


Man accused of assaulting family, disabled neighbor

PORTERVILLE, Calif. - A Porterville man is behind bars after police said he attacked his family and his neighbor who is confined to a wheelchair. This happened around 9:30 a.m. Friday in the 400 block of North Second Street in Porterville. Police said Andres Ramirez, 24, assaulted his family, estra